|How to Kick a Guy in the Balls: An Illustrated Guide|
Blunt trauma can cause testicular torsion, where the spermatic cord becomes twisted and blood supply to the testicle is cut off. This quickly results in ischemia or testicular infarction and tissue death—an extremely dangerous condition if left untreated.
Jezebel - Wed, 12 Nov 2014 09:25
|Nothing ever hurt so good|
To that I would say try a kidney stone or testicular torsion, or, as I now know from a horrific experience this week, try a pinched nerve in your back that transfers the pain down to your leg. This was pure, fiery agony straight from the top shelf of ...
Stuff.co.nz - Fri, 14 Nov 2014 10:37
|Using a NIRS device to detect testicular torsion quickly at bedside|
A recent case study published in the Canadian Urological Association Journal demonstrates the potential for a non-invasive bedside method of detecting testicular torsion. Testicular torsion is a surgical emergency due to the risk of testicular loss if ...
iMedicalApps - Fri, 20 Jun 2014 05:57
|Medicine guidelines: Know how quick to treat|
Another thing that requires quick attention is testicular torsion, or twisted testicle, especially in young kids and young adults as it can affect fertility, Calton said. Taking oral steroids within 72 hours of developing Bell's Palsy can reduce ...
Standard-Examiner - Mon, 08 Sep 2014 07:37
|Obama Throws Intelligence Director James Clapper Under the Bus|
President Obama is attributing the rise of ISIS to the intelligence community's failures in order to deflect criticism of his own incompetence. Andrew Napolitano | October 2, 2014. EMAIL · SHARE. Facebook; Twitter; Tumblr; Blogger; StumbleUpon; Digg ...
Reason - Thu, 02 Oct 2014 04:01
|Friendly 'Ball Tap' Leaves Teen Permanently Infertile: What Is Testicular Torsion?|
According to the Urology Care Foundation, testicular torsion occurs when tissue surrounding the testicle is separated from the scrotum. This twisting of the testicle can cause a strangulation of its blood supply. If blood supply is not restored within ...
Medical Daily - Fri, 09 May 2014 10:58
|Most overdoses leading to emergency hospital visits involve prescription opioids|
Opioid overdoses are one of the leading causes of death in the US. A new study has now revealed that the majority of hospital emergency department visits for opioid overdoses involve the use of prescription opioids. Sign pointing to hospital emergency ...
Medical News Today - Tue, 28 Oct 2014 01:11
|Paralyzed man walks again after nose cells repair his spinal cord|
After undergoing surgery to transplant cells from his nose to his spinal cord, a paralyzed man from Poland is able to walk again. The procedure effectively provided a "bridge" over the injury site so nerve cells - encouraged by the special nose cells ...
Medical News Today - Tue, 21 Oct 2014 03:02