본문 바로가기
HOME> 논문 > 논문 검색상세

논문 상세정보

Annals of Saudi medicine v.16 no.2, 1996년, pp.171 - 174  

Etiology and clinical features of acute epididymo-orchitis.

Ibrahim, A A ; Refeidi, A ; El Mekki, A A ;
  • 초록  

    Seventy-nine patients presenting with acute epididymo-orchitis (AEO) were prospectively analyzed in order to study the etiology and pattern of the disease. Bacteriological, serological, biochemical, imaging, and endoscopic studies were undertaken to look for urinary tract infection (UTI), brucellosis, gonorrhea, diabetes mellitus (DM), bladder outflow obstruction (BOO), and other urinary tract pathology (UP). Thirty-nine patients also underwent, on their urethral scrapings, the direct immunofluorescence test with monoclonal antibodies (DIF) for Chlamydia trachomatis. The mean age was 44 +/- 20.4 years (median = 40 years) and 43% of the patients were married. Only one patient had urethritis, which nongonococcal. Thirty-five percent presented with pyrexia and only one had brucellosis. Fifty-three percent had significant pyuria but only 22 patients (285) had bacteriuria and E. coli was the etiological agent in 19/22 patients (86%). Eleven out of 39 patients (28%) were positive for Chlamydia trachomatis. BOO, UP, and DM were encountered in 25%, 12.5% and 10%, respectively, but no obvious cause was detected in 26 (33%) patients. Recurrent AEO, abscess formation and bacteremia occurred in 21.5%, 4%, and 1%, respectively. Recurrent AEO was significantly more common in married patients than in single patients (P


  • 원문보기

    원문보기
    무료다운로드 유료다운로드
    • 무료 원문 정보가 존재하지 않습니다.
    • 유료 원문 정보가 존재하지 않습니다.

    유료 다운로드의 경우 해당 사이트의 정책에 따라 신규 회원가입, 로그인, 유료 구매 등이 필요할 수 있습니다. 해당 사이트에서 발생하는 귀하의 모든 정보활동은 NDSL의 서비스 정책과 무관합니다.

    NDSL에서는 해당 원문을 복사서비스하고 있습니다. 아래의 원문복사신청 또는 장바구니 담기를 통하여 원문복사서비스 이용이 가능합니다.

 활용도 분석

  • 상세보기

    amChart 영역
  • 원문보기

    amChart 영역