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A 26-year-old male asked:

I have been having pain in my left testicle for 2 months. went to gp who found nothing wrong. was prescribed antibiotics just in case. will this help?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Maybe: A bacterial epididymitis is one thing that could trigger pain & swelling in a testis and may respond to a round of antibiotics. There are other possibilities but this is the one with the simplest treatment. If it doesn't help go back.

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Last updated Jan 5, 2019

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