A 20-year-old male asked:
mild pain in left testicle..what could it be? for the past few days i have been experiencing some mild pain in my left testicle.
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Internal Medicine 38 years experience
Left testicle pain: Could be epididymitis. may need antibiotics to treat for E coli or chlamydia or gardnerella or mycoplasma ( Rocephin (ceftriaxone) + levaquin), rarely could be hernia or stone.( usually small non significant stone) f/u/ w/ doc
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Clinical Psychology 40 years experience
Urologist: Several possibilities here but the best thing to do is see a urologist or your primary care doc. He or she can check for possible hernia or torsion to be safe. Peace and good health.
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Last updated Jul 16, 2016
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