How It Feels
The gel may feel cold when it is applied
to your scrotum unless it is first warmed to body temperature. You will feel
light pressure from the transducer as it passes over your scrotum. If the
ultrasound test is being done to determine the extent of damage from a recent
injury or to investigate testicular pain, the slight pressure of the transducer
may be somewhat painful. You will not hear the sound waves.
biopsy is done during the ultrasound, you may experience slight discomfort when
the sample is obtained.
E. Gregory Thompson, MD - Internal Medicine
Christopher G. Wood, MD, FACS - Urology, Oncology
December 28, 2012
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