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What alternative treatments exist for orchitis?

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Dr. Patricio Gargollo
20 years experience in Pediatric Urology
None that I'm aware: Orchitis is either a viral or bacterial infection of the testicle. If bacterial you need antibiotics. If you are sexually active get checked for a sexually transmitted infection.
Answered on Sep 28, 2016
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Nope: I can't imagine this would help. It might help reduce pain and other symptoms, but that's all.
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No home remedies: You need to see a doctor and get antibiotics.
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