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I have an achy pain in my left testicle it's been off an on for two weeks it doesn't hurt been it's just kind of there I was wondering what it is?
Likely not serious: Achy, non-severe pain in testicle or spermatic cord is common at your age. Probably condition known as "blue balls" or "lovers' nuts". Often caused by erotic reactions without release. This symptom can occur with a varicocele, whih feels like a "bag of worms" in scrotum when standing & goes when lying down. Severe, sudden onset testicular pains are ones which shouldn't be ignored. ...Read more
Here are some ...: Before delivering care, one has to know what causes dull ache in left testis/groin - by some from inside or outside the scrotum? So, to define such, collect & bring the info on the onset, degree, duration, interval, & progress of the ache and possible related Sx over time to Doc for analysis, physicals, possible tests do to deduce possible Dx for reasonable Rx / care. Best wish ... ...Read more
See your doctor: Your doctor can perform an exam and tell you what is normal and not normal. What you are feeling is likely your epididymis (on both sides) which is where sperm is stored on its way from the testicle to the vas deferens and finally out the urethra. The only person who can confirm this is your doctor and with firmness/pain a testicular US should be obtained. ...Read more
Here are some ...: The causes for orchialgia may include, not limited: Any inflammation / infection - bacterial UTI- or STD-related urethritis or expected after surgery of testis or nearby tissues like after vasectomy, hydrocelectomy, spermatocelectomy; infected cyst; spontaneous hemorrhage; referring pain from neuralgia/radiculopathy of ilioinguinal / iliohypogastric nerves; .... More? Ask Doc timely. ...Read more
TESTICLE PAIN: The genitals are a common landing place for referred pain from the back and prostate. This is seen when there is no swelling but the testes are sore but usually not tender to the touch. He needs to be examined. ...Read more
Dull achy pain from left testicle. noticed 3 small pimple like bumps on the surface of the left testicle. 1 top 1 bottom 1 side. any ideas?
Unrelated...: What you saw ( 3 small pimples) on the scrotum are most likely not related with dull ache from(?) left testicle. These 3 bumps may represent the presence of overactive sebaceous glands of hair follicles, which of course require no practical need for treatment. If still in doubt, see urologist timely for confirmation & counseling. ...Read more