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Case Reports in Medicine
Volume 2018, Article ID 2862514, 4 pages
https://doi.org/10.1155/2018/2862514
Case Report

Unusual Cause of Acute Scrotal Pain-Inflammatory Noncommunicating Hydrocele: A Pediatric Case Report

1Department of Nephro-Urology, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Japan
2Department of Pediatric Urology, Nagoya City University Graduate School of Medical Sciences, Nagoya, Japan

Correspondence should be addressed to Kentaro Mizuno; pj.ca.uc-ayogan.dem@onuzimk

Received 13 December 2017; Accepted 11 January 2018; Published 8 February 2018

Academic Editor: Bruno Megarbane

Copyright © 2018 Yoshinobu Moritoki et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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