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An appendix testis or appendix epididymis can be removed.
The other conditions that presents in similar way to testicular torsion include torsion of appendix testis, epididymo-orchitis, trauma to testis, haematocoele, etc.
Torsion of the appendix testis in the neonatal period is exceedingly rare.
Torsion of the appendix testis occurs less frequently than testicular torsion.
These ducts disappear in males, while vestigial vagina masculina and the appendix testis are the remnants.
Another more common painful condition is torsion of the appendix testis, a tiny structure that comes off the testis; this condition can usually be managed conservatively with non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medications and rest.