A 29-year-old male asked:
have a slight pain in left testicle...feels like i've been kicked in the balls. slight feeling like cutting off of circulation down myupper left thigh?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Urology 25 years experience
Prostate Source: Testicle discomfort usually comes from inflammation, not infection. Antibiotics are useful, but alone don't always help.
I suspect you have prostatitis as the cause. Prostatitis can refer pain to the testicles, penis, groin and more.
Increase water intake, reduce caffeine, begin nsaids (aleve) with food twice a day for two weeks. Hot soaks in a tub helps. F/u with md if not better in 7-10 days.
4926 viewsAnswered Jun 5, 2019
Last updated Jun 5, 2019
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