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A 21-year-old male asked:

My testicles are completely numb. have had chronic (unresponsive to medical treatment) epididymitis for a year. is this serious? are my balls alive?

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Dr. Weber Chuang
Urology 25 years experience
overall health: The testicles are sensitive to a man's overall health. If you have had some serious illness recently, like gangrene as mentioned in your profile, then your testicle can certainly be affected. A scrotal us would provide some information.

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Last updated Oct 4, 2015

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