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A 21-year-old male asked:

Hello i have a pain under the left abdomen mainly which i don't have it always. i have a pain in the testicles when i grab and press the epididymis.i have no other symptoms i think it may be epididymitis.i masturbate and have a pain what could it be?

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Dr. Richard Romano
Internal Medicine 10 years experience
There are several reasons for your symptoms. Possible an infection, nutcracker syndrome, varicocele, kidney disease. and a few more See your doctor
Dr. Birendra Tandan
Urology 35 years experience
self diagnosis is dangerous. Testis/epidid are sensitive so do not press them. masturbation will not give you pain in the area. Sit in a warm tub for a while or use local dry heat for 10-15 mts. three times a day wear supportive under wear you should be fine. if not better see a Urologist

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