Why It Is Done
A testicular scan is done to:
- Determine the cause of a painful, swollen testicle.
- Assess the damage to the testicles caused by an injury.
- Assess the flow of blood within the testicles.
|By:||Reference Healthwise Staff||Last Revised: Reference January 31, 2011|
|Medical Review:||Reference E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine
Reference Christopher G. Wood, MD, FACS - Urology, Oncology