Do experimentally induced ipsilateral testicular torsion, vas deferens obstruction, intra-abdominal testis or venous obstruction damage the contralateral testis through a common mechanism?

Andiran F., Okur D., Kilinc A., Gedikoglu G., Kilinc K., Tanyel F. C.

BJU INTERNATIONAL, vol.85, no.3, pp.330-335, 2000 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 85 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2000
  • Doi Number: 10.1046/j.1464-410x.2000.00426.x
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.330-335
  • Hacettepe University Affiliated: Yes


Objective To evaluate if various conditions affecting the ipsilateral testis which also damage the contralateral testis share a common pathway for their effects.