Scientific Programme

Thursday, October 4th 2018
13:30-14:00 Registration
14:00-14:15

Welcome and Introduction
A.C. Tsili and M. Bertolotto

14:15-14:30

Presentation of the Scrotal and Penile Imaging Working Group activities
M. Bertolotto

14:30-15:15

Session I - Normal anatomy of the scrotum - Imaging appearance
Moderator: L.A. Moulopoulos

14:30-14:45

Normal anatomy
M. Nomikos

14:45-15:00

Normal appearance: multiparametric US
V. Dogra

15:00-15:15

Normal appearance: multiparametric MRI
A. Ntorkou

15:15-17:00 Session II - Scrotal emergencies
Moderator: V. Dogra
15:15-15:30

Clinical questions that can be addressed with imaging
P. Sountoulidis

15:30-15:50

Infectious scrotal conditions
M. Secil

15:50-16:10

Torsion and other vascular conditions
V. Dogra

16:10-16:30

Scrotal trauma
V. Dogra

16:30-16:50

Other causes of acute scrotal pain
J. Belfield

16:50-17:00

Discussion

17:00-17:20

Coffee Break

17:20-19:05

Session III - Scrotal masses
Moderator: V. Dogra

17:20-17:35

Clinical questions that can be addressed with imaging
P. Sountoulidis

17:35-17:55

Multiparametric US of testicular lumps
P. Sidhu

17:55-18:15

Multiparametric MRI of testicular lumps
L. Rocher

18:15-18:35

Staging and follow - up strategies
A. Turgut

18:35-18:55

Paratesticular masses
M. Secil

18:55-19:05

Discussion

19:05-19:35

Interactive case discussion - Meet the Experts. Scrotal emergencies / Scrotal masses
Presenter: M. Bertolotto
Panel: J. Belfield, M. Secil, V. Dogra, P. Sidhu

Friday, October 5th 2018
08:30-10:45 Session IV - Male infertility
Moderator: N. Sofikitis, P. Ramchandani
08:30-08:45

Clinical needs that can be addressed with imaging
N. Sofikitis

08:45-09:20

Imaging of azospermia and varicocele
M. Studniarek

09:20-09:40

Multimodality imaging of cryptorchidism
P. Ramchandani

09:40-10:00

Imaging of ejaculatory disorders and hematospermia
P. Ramchandani

10:00-10:15

Non-invasive imaging of spermatogenesis: Could it be possible?
A. Ntorkou

10:15-10:45

Interactive case discussion - Infertility cases
P. Pavlica

10:45-11:15

Guest lecture: When functional MRI of the brain meets the testis
M.I. Argyropoulou

11:15-11:35

Coffee Break

11:35-12:45

Session V - Emerging techniques
Moderator: J. Richenberg

11:35-11:55

Scrotal elastography
P. Sidhu

11:55-12:15

Contrast - enhanced Ultrasonography
M. Bertolotto

12:15-12:35

Functional MRI
A.C. Tsili

12:35-12:45

Discussion

12:45-13:45

Lunch

13:45-15:15

Session VI - Imaging of the scrotum - How we do it
Moderator: C. Kalogeropoulou

13:45-14:00

Ultrasonography
V. Dogra

14:00-14:15

Contrast - enhanced Ultrasonography
P. Sidhu

14:15-14:30

Elastography
L. Rocher

14:30-14:45

MRI
V. Maliakas

14:45-15:00

Functional MRI
L. Astrakas

15:00-15:15

Discussion

15:15-17:10

Session VII - Recommendations / guidelines issued by the working group
Moderator: M. Bertolotto

15:15-15:35

Testicular microlithiasis
J. Richenberg

15:35-15:55

Incidentally detected non - palpable testicular nodule
L. Rocher

15:55-16:15

MRI of the scrotum
A.C. Tsili

16:15-16:35

Varicocele
M. Bertolotto

16:35-16:55

Penile implants
S. Ramanathan

16:55-17:10

Discussion

17:10-17:30

Coffee Break

17:30-18:00

Interactive case discussion - Meet the Experts - Scrotal Pathology
Presenter: V. Dogra
Panel: P. Ramchandani, J. Richenberg, M. Bertolotto, L. Rocher

18:00-20:00

Scientific paper presentation
M. Bertolotto, J. Richenberg

Scientific paper presentation

  1. FOCAL TESTICULAR LESIONS. MULTIPARAMETRIC US FEATURES AND ASSOCIATION WITH HISTOPATHOLOGY. 1Department of Radiology, University of Trieste, Ospedale di Cattinara, Strada di Fiume 447, 34149 Trieste, TS, Italy. 2Clinical Operative Unit of Anatomy and Pathological Histology, University of Trieste, Ospedale di Cattinara, Strada di Fiume 447, 34149 Trieste, TS, Italy. I. Campo1, C. Sachs1, R. Bussani2, M. Bertolotto1, M. Cova1.
  2. ‘COMPUTER SAYS NO’: INITIAL EXPERIENCE WITH AUTOMATED QUALITATIVE ANALYSIS OF ENHANCEMENT COMPONENTS ON CONTRAST-ENHANCED ULTRASOUND FOR DIFFERENTIATING FOCAL TESTICULAR LESIONS. 1Department of Clinical Radiology, King’s College Hospital, London, United Kingdom. 2Department of Imaging Science and Biomedical Engineering, King’s College London, United Kingdom. Dean Y. Huang1, Tommaso Favaron2, Enrico Griesan2, Robert E. Eckersley2, Paul S. Sidhu1.
  3. ROLE OF ELASTOSONOGRAPHY IN DIAGNOSTIC EVALUATION AND DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS OF INTRATESTICULAR SCROTAL MASSES. 1Scuola di Specializzazione in Urologia, Università degli studi di Pisa. 2O. Urologia 2 SSN, Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria Pisana, Pisa. Polito C,1 Meneghetti I,1 Morelli G2.
  4. TESTICULAR CARCINOMAS: WHEN TO PERFORM MRI. 1Department of Clinical Radiology, Medical School, University of Ioannina, University Campus, 45110, Ioannina, Greece. 2Department of Urology, Medical School, University of Ioannina, University Campus, 45110, Ioannina, Greece. Effrosyni Styliara1, Athina C. Tsili1, Alexia Psichou1, Nikolaos Sofikitis2, Maria I. Argyropoulou1.
  5. INTRATESTICULAR NODULE OF VASCULAR ORIGIN: DIAGNOSTIC HYPOTHESIS BASED ON MULTIPARAMETRIC IMAGING (MI).1 Medical Imaging, Clinique Saint-Pierre, Ottignies, Belgium. 2Medical Imaging, Clinique Saint-Pierre, Ottignies, Belgium. 3Urological surgery, Clinique Saint-Pierre, Ottignies, Belgium. 4Urological surgery, Clinique Saint-Pierre, Ottignies, Belgium. Thierry Puttemans1, Mathieu Cabri-Wiltzer2, Emmanuel Dardenne3, Jean-Luc Jorion4.
  6. MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING IN THE EVALUATION OF INFERTILE MALE. 1Department of Radiology, Medical University of Gdańsk, Poland. 2Department of Urology, Medical University of Gdańsk, Poland. Regent,1 M. Studniarek,1 K. Skrobisz,1 O. Kozak,1 M. Matuszewski2.
  7. TESTICULAR VOLUME, APPARENT DIFFUSION COEFFICIENT AND MAGNETIZATION TRANSFER RATIO IN THE WORK-UP OF NON-OBSTRUCTIVE AZOOSPERMIA. 1Department of Clinical Radiology, Medical School, University of Ioannina, University Campus, 45110, Ioannina, Greece. 2Department of Pathology, Medical School, University of Ioannina, University Campus, 45110, Ioannina, Greece. 3Department of Medical Physics, Medical School, University of Ioannina, University Campus, 45110, Ioannina, Greece. 4Department of Urology, Medical School, University of Ioannina, University Campus, 45110, Ioannina, Greece. Athina C. Tsili1, Olga N. Xiropotamou1, Alexandra Ntorkou1, Loukas G. Astrakas2, Vasilios Maliakas1, Nikolaos Sofikitis3, Maria I. Argyropoulou1.
  8. DIFFUSION TENSOR IMAGING PARAMETERS IN TESTES WITH VARICOCELE: A PILOT STUDY. 1Department of Clinical Radiology, Medical School, University of Ioannina, University Campus, 45110, Ioannina, Greece. 2Department of Medical Physics, Medical School, University of Ioannina, University Campus, 45110, Ioannina, Greece. 3Department of Urology, Medical School, University of Ioannina, University Campus, 45110, Ioannina, Greece. Athina C. Tsili1, Olga N. Xiropotamou1, Alexandra Ntorkou1, Loukas G. Astrakas2, Vasilios Maliakas1, Nikolaos Sofikitis3, Maria I. Argyropoulou1.
  9. TRAUMATIC VARICOCELE RUPTURE: A RARE COMPLICATION OF A COMMON CONDITION. 1Department of Radiology, University Hospital of Alexandroupolis. 2Urology Department, University Hospital of Alexandroupolis. Frigkas K.¹, Arif Ch.², Patris E.2, Foutzitzi S.1, Tsamourlidou E.1, Souftas V.1
  10. MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING VS. RETROGRADE URETHROGRAPHY IN URETHRAL STRICTURES. PRELIMINARY REPORT WITH REFERENCE TO 3D-PRINTED MODELS. 1II Department of Radiology, Medical University of Gdansk, Poland. 2Department of Urology, Medical University of Gdansk, Poland. 3Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry, Medical University of Gdansk, Poland. 4Department of Radiology, Medical University of Gdansk, Poland. Karolina Markiet1, Mikołaj Frankiewicz2, Mariusz Belka3, Oliwia Kozak4, Marcin Matuszewski2, Edyta Szurowska1.
  11. TUBULAR ECTASIA OF RETE TESTIS (TERT) AS A SUBCLINICAL RISK FACTOR FOR DEVELOPMENT OF LOWER URINARY TRACT SYMPTOMS (LUTS): PILOT STUDY. 1Scuola di Specializzazione in Urologia, Università degli studi di Pisa. 2O. Urologia 2 SSN, Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria Pisana, Pisa. Polito C1, Meneghetti I1, Morelli G2.
  12. PENILE DUPLEX-ULTRASOUND AND MRI OF CORPUS CAVERNOSUM SEPTUM. Department of Radiology, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium. De Visschere Pieter, Standaert Cloe, Van de Velde Charles, Villeirs Geert.
  13. PHALLOPLASTY IN FEMALE-TO-MALE TRANSSEXUALS: CT AND MRI FINDINGS. Department of Radiology, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium. De Visschere Pieter, Vansevenant Milan, Standaert Chloe, Van de Velde Charles, Villeirs Geert.
  14. US-GUIDED SCLEROTISATION OF THE CAVERNOSAL STUMPS FOLLOWING MALE-TO-FEMALE SEX REASSIGNMENT SURGERY. Department of Radiology, University of Trieste, Ospedale di Cattinara, Strada di Fiume 447, 34149 Trieste, TS, Italy.C. Sachs1, I. Campo1, M. Muca1, F. Currò1, M. Bertolotto1, M. Cova1.
Saturday, October 6th 2018
08:30-09:15 Session VIII - Normal anatomy of the penis - Imaging evaluation
Moderator: V. Koutoulidis
08:30-08:45

Normal anatomy
J. Varkarakis

08:45-09:00

Sonographic evaluation of the penis - How we do it / Imaging appearance
V. Dogra

09:00-09:15

MRI evaluation of the penis - How we do it - Imaging appearance
M. Bertolotto

09:15-11:15

Session IX - Multimodality Imaging of Penile Pathology
Moderator: P. Pavlica

09:15-09:30

Urologist’s perspective
N. Sofikitis

09:30-09:50

Multimodality imaging of patients with erectile dysfunction and Peyronie disease
P. Pavlica

09:50-10:10

Multimodality imaging of penile emergencies
M. Bertolotto

10:10-10:30

Multimodality imaging of penile lumps
M. Bertolotto

10:30-10:45

Postoperative penis
M. Bertolotto

10:45-11:05

Imaging complications in penile implants
S. Ramanathan

11:05-11:15

Discussion

11:15-11:45

Interactive case discussion - Meet the Experts - Penile pathology
Presenter: S. Ramanathan
Panel: M. Bertolotto, V. Dogra, J. Richenberg,
P. Sidhu

11:45-12:00

Best communications award and Closing remarks
A.C. Tsili and M. Bertolotto

12:00-12:30

Coffee Break

12:30-14:30

Acropolis Museum Guided Tour (Optional)

The course is part of the continuous medical education of ESUR for preparation of the level III examination in urogenital radiology