Ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm presenting as testicular pain
- 1Department of Vascular Surgery, Morriston Hospital, Heol Maes Eglwys, Morriston, Swansea, SA6 6NL, UK
- 2Royal Bournemouth Hospital, Castle Lane East, Bournemouth, UK
- Aoff Khalil,
- Published 3 June 2009
A 70-year-old man presented with severe right testicular pain radiating to the groin, and was admitted under the urologist. A kidney, ureter and bladder CT scan showed a leaking abdominal aortic aneurysm (AAA). The presentation, nature and management of a leaking AAA are reviewed.
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