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The scrotum in pancreatitis: a case report and literature review.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  15365203     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
CONTEXT: An acute inguinoscrotal swelling appearing during the course of acute pancreatitis is rare. There are only three case reports of this in the English literature. CASE REPORT: We report a case of right inguinoscrotal swelling appearing during an attack of acute pancreatitis. CONCLUSIONS: A correct diagnosis and appropriate management will prevent unnecessary surgical intervention.
Authors:
Arvind Dhas Lee; Deepak Thomas Abraham; Sunil Agarwal; Benjamin Perakath
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article     Date:  2004-09-10
Journal Detail:
Title:  JOP : Journal of the pancreas     Volume:  5     ISSN:  1590-8577     ISO Abbreviation:  JOP     Publication Date:  2004 Sep 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2004-09-14     Completed Date:  2005-05-05     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  101091810     Medline TA:  JOP     Country:  Italy    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  357-9     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Surgery, Christian Medical College Hospital, Vellore, India.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Edema / complications*
Genital Diseases, Male / complications*
Humans
Male
Middle Aged
Pancreatitis / complications*
Scrotum / pathology*

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