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A 52-year-old male asked:

Can varicoceles in left testicle cause discomfort about two inch below and about 2-3 inches to the left side of belly button?

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Dr. Michael Sanders
Pulmonology 18 years experience
Yes: It is possible to feel discomfort anywhere in the lower left quadrant down into the testicles.
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Last updated Jun 2, 2017

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