"Orchitis" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
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Inflammation of a TESTIS. It has many features of EPIDIDYMITIS, such as swollen SCROTUM; PAIN; PYURIA; and FEVER. It is usually related to infections in the URINARY TRACT, which likely spread to the EPIDIDYMIS and then the TESTIS through either the VAS DEFERENS or the lymphatics of the SPERMATIC CORD.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Orchitis" by people in Profiles.
Prior and novel coronaviruses, Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), and human reproduction: what is known? Fertil Steril. 2020 06; 113(6):1140-1149.
Brucellar epididymo-orchitis: a retrospective multicenter study of 28 cases and review of the literature. Travel Med Infect Dis. 2014 Nov-Dec; 12(6 Pt A):667-72.
Idiopathic granulomatous orchitis. J Urol. 2011 Oct; 186(4):1477-8.
Experimental encephalomyocarditis virus infection in small laboratory rodents. J Comp Pathol. 2011 Jan; 144(1):25-40.
Characteristics of testicular lesions in mice infected with a low dose of encephalomyocarditis (EMC) virus. Exp Mol Pathol. 2004 Aug; 77(1):72-6.
Addisonian crisis and tuberculous epididymo-orchitis. Endocr Pract. 2002 Sep-Oct; 8(5):365-9.
Detection of viral RNA by electron microscopic in situ hybridization (ISH-EM) in the germinal epithelium of mice infected with encephalomyocarditis (EMC) virus. Exp Anim. 1997 Jan; 46(1):79-81.
Relation between distribution of viral RNA and development of histopathological changes in encephalomyocarditis virus-induced orchitis in mice. Int J Exp Pathol. 1996 Feb; 77(1):25-30.
Early development of encephalomyocarditis (EMC) virus-induced orchitis in Syrian hamsters. Vet Pathol. 1995 Mar; 32(2):184-6.
Encephalomyocarditis (EMC) virus-induced orchitis in Syrian hamsters. Int J Exp Pathol. 1991 Dec; 72(6):617-22.