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Symptom impossible on chronic scrotal pain (1 CPD hour)



Urologist Mr Chris Dawson discusses chronic scrotal pain, a symptom that can typically leave GPs stumped.
 
Learning objectives


This module will update GPs’  knowledge on managing chronic scrotal pain in primary care, including:

  • Identifying potential causes including, for example, hernia, infection or referred pain
  • History taking and examination
  • When to offer urgent ultrasound and when to refer a patient
  • Determining when surgery may be required
  • Discussing possible surgical measures with patients

Author


Mr Chris Dawson is a consultant urologist at the Peterborough City Hospital, Peterborough