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Related to funiculitis: folliculitis, spermatic cord
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Noun1.funiculitis - inflammation of a funiculus (especially an inflammation of the spermatic cord)
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat


n. funiculitis, infl. del cordón espermático.
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Ultrasound Doppler of the testes revealed increased vascularity suggestive of orchitis and funiculitis in both testes.
Clients with history of diabetes, previous scrotal surgery, hernia surgery, filarial thickening of skin and filarial funiculitis and any other scrotal pathology, which would make isolation of vas difficult were excluded from the study.
The acute phase is characterized by fever, lymphangitis, lympha-denitis, epididymo-orchitis, and funiculitis.
5] Historically, fibrous pseudotumours have been referred to by multiple names including fibromatous periorchitis, nonspecific paratesticular fibrosis, nodular fibropseudotumour, reactive periorchitis, fibroma, fibrous pseudotumour, pseudofibromatous periorchitis, proliferative funiculitis and several others.
Examinations were not done for signs of acute lymphatic filariasis (lymphangitis, funiculitis, and orchitis) because of differential diagnostic problems since the area is also endemic for malaria and other tropical diseases which could cause similar clinical signs.
Histopathologic examination showed disseminated chorioamnionitis and associated funiculitis with large numbers of nonflagellated parasites.