Publications by authors named "Camille Torres-Cintron"

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Blunt Abdominopelvic Trauma Complicated by Traumatic Testicular Dislocation in a 19-Year-Old Male Patient: A Case Report.

JBJS Case Connect 2021 07 22;11(3). Epub 2021 Jul 22.

Department of Urology Surgery, Puerto Rico Medical Center, University of Puerto Rico, Medical Sciences Campus, San Juan, Puerto Rico.

Case: A 19 year-old male patient presented with testicular dislocation after abdominopelvic trauma. During open reduction and internal fixation, consult to urology was placed after discovering the presence of the intra-abdominal testicle. The testicle was repositioned into the scrotum with orchiopexy, and pelvic fixation was completed with 1 sacroiliac percutaneous screw and pubic symphysis fixation. Postoperative recovery was uneventful, and the patient was discharged home on postoperative day 3.

Conclusion: Testicular dislocation is an uncommon finding after blunt abdominopelvic trauma; hence, it may be overlooked. Prompt diagnosis of testicular dislocation given the need for operative management to preserve testicle viability is crucial.
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http://dx.doi.org/10.2106/JBJS.CC.20.00911DOI Listing
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