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Doctors Find Face in Ultrasound of Man's Testicles: PHOTO

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Usually it's Jesus in a Walmart receipt or something like that, but pareidolia really has no limits now.

Urologists thought they saw a face in an ultrasound of a man's testicles that were being examined for a tumor.

They were so excited they sent it to Urology, the International Society of Urology's official journal, and it was published in the journal's September issue, the UK's Telegraph reports:

Writing in the journal, they said: "The residents and staff alike were amazed to see the outline of a man’s face staring up out of the image, his mouth agape as if the face seen on the ultrasound scan itself was also experiencing severe epididymo-orchitis,” wrote the authors, referring to an inflammatory condition.

“A brief debate ensued on whether the image could have been a sign from a deity (perhaps ‘Min,’ the Egyptian god of male virility); however, the consensus deemed it a mere coincidental occurrence rather than a divine proclamation.”

PS - the mass was benign.

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  1. I'm sure the guy was thrilled that his potentially diseased testicles were such a subject of amusement to scientists.

    Posted by: Gregoire | Nov 1, 2011 10:42:23 AM


  2. ZOMG Jesus appeared in his balls! I'm converting to Christianity now ;)

    Posted by: Chris | Nov 1, 2011 10:42:49 AM


  3. It's the face of William Cowper! http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bulbourethral_gland

    Posted by: Robert | Nov 1, 2011 10:55:38 AM


  4. Its mister happy! weeee

    Posted by: stevenelliot | Nov 1, 2011 11:03:56 AM


  5. OMG! Life begins BEFORE conception!! Don't tell the christians!

    Posted by: sparks | Nov 1, 2011 11:19:41 AM


  6. Do we kneel before his balls and pray?

    Posted by: sylvatica | Nov 1, 2011 12:35:51 PM


  7. Big deal. There's a face or two on my balls every other night.

    Posted by: Michael W. | Nov 1, 2011 12:52:45 PM


  8. Gasp! It looks like St. Paul on the road to Damascus!

    Posted by: jamal49 | Nov 1, 2011 1:41:05 PM


  9. Lets us kneel and worship at this splendor

    Posted by: Jeff | Nov 1, 2011 4:37:19 PM


  10. I've seen a man's face in my testicles many times, but no one made a big deal of it.

    Posted by: ger | Nov 1, 2011 10:41:19 PM


  11. Michael W. wins.

    Posted by: James | Nov 2, 2011 6:30:33 PM


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