Electrophysiologic evaluation of cremasteric reflex in experimental orchitis.

SOYER T. , Inal E., Boybeyi Ö. , Balci M., Aslan M. K. , Aydin G.

Journal of pediatric urology, cilt.9, sa.6, ss.1098-102, 2013 (SCI Expanded İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 9 Konu: 6
  • Basım Tarihi: 2013
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1016/j.jpurol.2013.03.014
  • Dergi Adı: Journal of pediatric urology
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1098-102


Aim: Absent cremasteric reflex (CR) is a well known but not reliable sign of testicular torsion. We hypothesized that CR can also be altered in other causes of acute scrotum in children. An experimental study was performed to evaluate the clinical and electrophysiological features of CR in orchitis.