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Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
Probably won't help: "Chronic orchitis" (or maybe epididymitis?) usually is not a standard bacterial infection; antibiotics usually don't help. If three different fluoroqu ... Read More

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Dr. David Schleimer
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Probably not: Gonorrhea has become a very resistant bacterial infection and has mutated so as to be unaffected by almost all antibiotics. The most currently promisi ... Read More
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrew Lipton
29 years experience Holistic Medicine
Antibiotics : The effect of antibiotics on the pain of infection takes three to five days
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
Not much difference: Slight nod to levofloxacin, but they cover pretty much the same bacteria. Most non-STD epididymitis at your age is not bacterial, so antibiotics may n ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
32 years experience Pain Management
Ultrasound,microscop: Ultrasound, palpating of testes, microscopic exam of penile discharge of there is one.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Siegel
39 years experience Urology
Pain and swelling: A painful, swollen testicle, often red and tender, sometimes accompanied by fever, chills and systemic illness.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
32 years experience Pain Management
Antibiotivs or surge: If it is caused by sexually transmitted disease such as gonorrhea, antibiotics and also treat sexual partner /partners. No sex until after treatment. ... Read More
A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Avoid Mumps. . .: Prevention of orchitis includes: being up-to-date on mumps vaccinations (mmr vaccine); avoiding std's (sexually transmitted diseases); and for a midd ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
Yes it can: Orchitis is an inflammation of the testicles due to the virus or bacteria. Common symptoms are: fever, nausea, pain and stress as a comorbidity fatigu ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jesse Mills
19 years experience Urology
Yes: Severe orchitis especially with fevers affecting both testicles can cause infertility. Once treated, the testicles should return to normal sperm prod ... Read More

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