Document Type : Case Reports


1 Infectious Diseases Clinic, Baharloo Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran

2 Dept. of Pathology, Baharloo Hospital, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran



Tuberculosis (TB) global prevalence remains almost unchanged over the past few decades. Though genitourinary tract tuberculosis is common, it is rarely associated with scrotal fistula. We present  a rare case of advanced tuberculous epididymo-orchitis (TBEO) which culminated in removing the testis. Before final diagnosis is made, it was unresponsive to empirical therapy of bacterial epididymo-orchitis. The approaches to this case were clinical, radiological and histopatologic. For treatment and follow up see the case report.


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