A 23-year-old male asked:
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can with holding ejaculations cause epididmytis-orchitis?

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Dr. Marvin Ott
19 years experience Emergency Medicine
No: Charles, Epididymitis and Orchitis have two primary causes: urinary bacteria and sexually transmitted bacteria. If you think you might have either epididymitis or orchitis, see your doctor to get checked out. Hope this helps!
Answered on Jan 5, 2019

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