What is a Testicles & Scrotum Ultrasound?
Testicles and Scrotum Ultrasound is a painless radiology exam which is used to help diagnose pain and evaluate the testicles and scrotum in a non-invasive manner. This exam can be used to check for abnormalities such as cysts or tumors.
Who should get a Testicles and Scrotum Ultrasound?
Ultrasound of Testicles & Scrotum is usually ordered by doctors if you have these indications:
- Trauma/injury to the scrotal area
- Palpable mass or tumor
- Testicular pain or swelling such inflammation or torsion
Is there radiation involved?
No. Unlike X-ray imaging, there is no ionizing radiation exposure associated with ultrasound imaging.
When will I receive my results?
Once completed, you will receive your results within 3-5 business days in your LabFinder portal.
How do I prepare? Do I need to fast?
Please refer to the simple preparation guidelines or consult with your doctor or radiology center where you are being treated. Do not forget to bring your LabFinder Order and Insurance Card to your appointment.