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A 23-year-old male asked:

Mild lower left ab and left testicle discomfort; what could this be? slight swelling.

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Larry Xanthopoulos
Pediatrics 23 years experience
Emergency: If you are having L scrotal, lower abd pain and there is swelling you need to worry about testicular torsion potentially which is a potential emergency. Go to ER or doctor's office immediately to get it checked.
Dr. Lori Semel
Pediatrics 36 years experience
Hernia: sounds like it is possible that you have a hernia. Consult with your doc asap.

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