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A 35-year-old male asked:

Is constipation and leg weakness a common sign or symptom of testicular torsion?does the testicle hurt when touched?

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Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 62 years experience
Torsion: Testicular torsion is a very painful condition with tenderness, often swelling and would be considered an emergency. Constipation may only be a side effect. True Leg weakness is unusual. Get examined if you have any question about your symptoms.
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