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Synonyms for hematocele

swelling caused by blood collecting in a body cavity (especially a swelling of the membrane covering the testis)

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This non-traumatic hematocele can be produced also by coagulation disorders or vasculitis.
The left epididymis appeared enlarged, thickened, and heterogeneous in echotexture with an associated small hematocele (Fig.
Common pediatric scrotal diseases seen in the ED include testicular torsion, testicular appendage torsion, epididymitis, orchitis, hernia, hematocele and abscess.
One may also consider hydrocele or hematocele in the differential diagnosis.
Clinical categorization of scrotal masses according to anatomic location and clinical findings Testicular Testicular Extratesticular Extratesticular painful masses painless painful masses painless masses masses Torsion of Malignant Epididymitis Hernia spermatic cord testicular tumors Orchitis Benign Torsion of Hydrocele, testicular appendix testis hematocele tumors Testicular trauma In utero Torsion of Adenomatoid (rupture, extravaginal epididymis epididymis hematoma) torsion tumor Hemorrage into Incarcerated Soft tissue tumor hernia tumors Benign or malignant Kawasaki disease Idiopathic scrotal edema Henoch-Schonlein purpura
2) Either injury can result in hematoceles that eventually transform into post-traumatic hydroceles.