Scrotum / Testicle

Please report to Admitting 15 minutes before your scheduled exam time.

PREP: None

PURPOSE: Scrotum / Testicle exam is performed for testicular pain, a palpable lump, torsion or varices.

WHAT TO EXPECT: Patient will be scanned lying down on a cart. A gel (lotion) will be applied to the area being scanned. A series of images will be obtained and read by a Radiologist.

TIME FRAME: 15 - 30 minutes

POSSIBLE COMPLICATIONS: None

IF YOU ARE PREGNANT, INFORM THE TECHNOLOGIST BEFORE THE EXAM.