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Scrotal trauma in children and adolescents

Catherine E Perron, MD
Section Editor
Susan B Torrey, MD
Deputy Editor
James F Wiley, II, MD, MPH


The evaluation and management of scrotal trauma in children will be discussed here.

Blunt genitourinary trauma, straddle injuries, and the medical causes of scrotal pain and its evaluation in children and adolescents are discussed separately.

(See "Blunt genitourinary trauma: Initial evaluation and management".)

(See "Straddle injuries in children: Evaluation and management".)

(See "Causes of scrotal pain in children and adolescents" and "Evaluation of scrotal pain or swelling in children and adolescents".)


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