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Do lots of people get testicular torsion, or is it unusual?

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Dr. Patricio Gargollo
Pediatrics - Urology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Common

In a large pediatric hospital emergency room we see about 3-5 a month.

In brief: Common

In a large pediatric hospital emergency room we see about 3-5 a month.
Dr. Patricio Gargollo
Dr. Patricio Gargollo
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Dr. James Lin
Urology

In brief: Not many...

Typical one-way full-blown testicular torsion as described in textbook happens to about 1 in 4000 males.
But the intermittent torsion seems under-reported due to its high poly-graphic clinical features.

In brief: Not many...

Typical one-way full-blown testicular torsion as described in textbook happens to about 1 in 4000 males.
But the intermittent torsion seems under-reported due to its high poly-graphic clinical features.
Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin
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Dr. George Klauber
Pediatrics - Urology

In brief: Very common

Most common pediatric urologic emergency.

In brief: Very common

Most common pediatric urologic emergency.
Dr. George Klauber
Dr. George Klauber
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