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A 21-year-old male asked:

Is it possible for a testicle to just "ache" for no real reason just like muscles ache? or if someone has a certain infection(not mumps)and testicleac

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Julan Crane
Pediatrics 26 years experience
Testicle: Your testicle should not ache unless for a reason and it should be checked soon.
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Dr. Larry Xanthopoulos
Pediatrics 23 years experience
Yes: It is possible to have slight ache in any part of the body from time to time. If having a lot of pain need to be evaluated, especially if testicle swollen and changing color.
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Last updated May 28, 2017

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