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TheScientificWorldJOURNAL
Volume 4, Pages 253-257
http://dx.doi.org/10.1100/tsw.2004.73
Original Article

Splenogonadal Fusion Diagnosed by Doppler Ultrasonography

Pediatric Urology, Division of Urology, Department of Surgery; Pediatric Radiology, Children's Hospital, University of Alabama at Birmingha, USA

Academic Editor: Anthony Atala

Copyright © 2004 Jose Murillo B. Netto et al.

Abstract

Splenogonadal fusion usually presents as a left scrotal mass but rarely is the diagnosis suspected preoperatively. Herein, we present the first report of a left splenogonadal fusion which was suspected preoperatively by doppler ultrasonography in a 2 year old boy.