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Causes of Torsion

Causes of Torsion

Torsion, in particular testicular torsion, can be caused by a birth defect, an undescended testicle, trauma, testicular tumor, exercise, and sexual arousal. Ovarian torsion can be linked to ovarian tumors and birth defects.

Torsion: Related Medical Conditions

To research the causes of Torsion, consider researching the causes of these these diseases that may be similar, or associated with Torsion:

Torsion: Causes and Types

Causes of Broader Categories of Torsion: Review the causal information about the various more general categories of medical conditions:

Related information on causes of Torsion:

As with all medical conditions, there may be many causal factors. Further relevant information on causes of Torsion may be found in:


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