Laparoscopic Orchiopexy Post Puberty

Over the past few years, I have noticed that laparoscopic orchiopexies for intraabdominal testis are easier in infants and toddlers compared to older children. Recently, I attempted a laparoscopic orchiopexy … Read more

Direct inguinal hernia surprise

Direct Inguinal hernia pediatric

All hernias that I have seen in the last few years have been indirect: the defect is lateral to the epigastrics. Indirect hernias are caused by a failure of the … Read more

The Acute Scrotum

TWIST score

The “acute scrotum” is a condition characterized by the recent onset of scrotal pain with or without redness or swelling. A good history and physical examination are all that is … Read more