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ISRN Urology
Volume 2011, Article ID 579153, 3 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.5402/2011/579153
Case Report

Unique Presentation of Intra-Abdominal Testis: Small Bowel Obstruction

Department of Pediatric Surgery, Hamad General Hospital, P.O. Box 3050, Doha, Qatar

Received 9 March 2011; Accepted 12 April 2011

Academic Editors: C. S. Biyani, J. R. Drevet, and C. D. Lallas

Copyright © 2011 Ibrahim E. Bassiouny 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.

Abstract

We describe here a two-year-old male who required urgent laparotomy to relieve a strangulated small bowel caused by internal herniation around an intra-abdominal testis. This clinical presentation has not been reported previously.