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Doctor insights on: Causes Of Spermatic Cord Tenderness

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Left testicle is sore after having ureter surgery 17 days ago...Should i be concerned ? Tender to touch pulling on spermatic cord

Left testicle is sore after having ureter surgery 17 days ago...Should i be concerned ? Tender to touch pulling on spermatic cord

Get checked: This might be unrelated to the surgery, but it's still something your urologist needs to know about asap. Please give him or her a call. ...Read more

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2 months after bilateral laparoscopic inguinal hernia surgery, my right testicle hangs higher than left, and spermatic cord is still sore, normal?

2 months after bilateral laparoscopic inguinal hernia surgery, my right testicle hangs higher than left, and spermatic cord is still sore, normal?

Yes: What you describe is not unusual. It is normal for one testis to hang a bit lower than its mate. You are likely the same as you were prior to surgery, but now you are focused and more aware of your anatomy. The cord tenderness will be resolving soon. ...Read more

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Does over sperms in the spermatic cord causes swelling?

Does over sperms in the spermatic cord causes swelling?

No: They are very friendly and don't cause any problems -- but they stay ready and waiting for you to order them into action. ...Read more

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Can STD cause spermatic cord pain?

Can STD cause spermatic cord pain?

STD : Yes this can occur and you should see a urologist. Would need far more info to try and answer your question in further detail. My suggestion is that if you feel you were exposed to an std, go and see a doctor, be examined and tested thoroughly. Good luck. ...Read more

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What can cause spermatic cord pain during workout and weight lifting?

What can cause spermatic cord pain during workout and weight lifting?

Possibly a hernia!!!: Get yourself seen to by a general surgeon, to determine if you have a hernia or not. ...Read more

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Does lipoma on the spermatic cord cause pain? If so what are the symptoms?

Does lipoma on the spermatic cord cause pain? If so what are the symptoms?

Usually asymptomatic: Lipomas of spermatic cord are quite common, especially in males with a high BMI. Not symptomatic unless there is an inguinal herenia in addition & symptoms would be from hernia rather than lipoma ...Read more

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Can you bruise your spermatic cord and cause varicocele? Also can varicocele cause orchitis?

Can you bruise your spermatic cord and cause varicocele? Also can varicocele cause orchitis?

No ...: There has been no evidence of causative relationship between bruising spermatic cord and varicocele as well as between varicocele and orchitis. . ...Read more

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I s there any thing like testicular congestion or spermatic cord congestion? I f yes, then what are the reasons, why this happened?

I s there any thing like testicular congestion or spermatic cord congestion? I f yes, then what are the reasons, why this happened?

Los hue os: Yes. In old days named " blue balls". In women pelvic congestion. Occurs when much sexual arousal and no action. Masturbation could relieve it- it's simple manual test. In victorian era when sex was frowned on, doctors actually masrurbated women for relief- hopefully in professional manner, ( bet insurance doesn't cover it. If history not above consult urologist. ...Read more

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What to do if the right spermatic cord swollen after masturbation..?

What to do if the right spermatic cord swollen after masturbation..?

Here are some...: How did you know right spermatic cord swollen? If yes, how soon it happened and how long it last after masturbation? To put all related things correctly for doctors to review & analysis + timely physical exam + testing as needed will help to deduce right diagnosis for right care; this can be done by following suggestions in articles listed in http://www.formefirst.com/onDealSickness.html. Best... ...Read more

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What can pain in spermatic cord mean?

What can pain in spermatic cord mean?

How do you know?: How do you know it is pain in your spermatic cord? See your primary care provider and they can help make a diagnosis and send you to a urologist if necessary. ...Read more

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Funiculitis (inflammation of the spermatic cord), what is this?

Funiculitis (inflammation of the spermatic cord), what is this?

Here are some ...: Funiculitis is a technical term of medicine to denote any inflammatory change of any chordlike structures of the body like spermatic cord, umbilical cord, spinal cord, etc., which may be a imaging finding suggested on a CT scan, but it should be correlated with individual clinical pictures. ...Read more

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What is the reason for spermatic cord infection?

What is the reason for spermatic cord infection?

Spermatic cord infec: This could be part of an STD, extension of infection in the prostate or urinary tract, extension of infection by direct penetration or adjacent infection. For specific diagnosis see a urologist. ...Read more

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Are spermatic cord torsion and testicular torsion the same thing?

Are spermatic cord torsion and testicular torsion the same thing?

Different in...: Spermatic cord torsion is extravaginal with its twisting hinge inside inguinal canal in prenatal or newboens; the commonly discussed testicular torsion is intravaginal with its twisting hinge below external inguinal ring in adolescents and adults with its peak around 15-19. ...Read more

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I fairly lightly hit my testicle around the area where the spermatic cord is. If i damaged or detached that would i be in extreme pain?

I fairly lightly hit my testicle around the area where the spermatic cord is. If i damaged or detached that would i be in extreme pain?

Here are some: The structure of the sac (scrotum) & its contents(testes & epididymides) can dampen a lot of sudden speedy impact for protection; of course, there is a limit that they can absorb and stand. Beyond its limit, various degree of injury occurs as contusion or rupture of blood vessels or rupture of testes... resulting in a wide range of pain depending on the degree of tissue tension & inflammation. ...Read more

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I'm a 27 year old male i have this inflammation/dull pain in what appears to be my left spermatic cord. did a lot of tests, but nothing, advice?

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I'm a 27 year old male i have this inflammation/dull pain in what appears to be my left spermatic cord. did a lot of tests, but nothing, advice?

Here are some...: Apparently you've suffered from chronic ache in left inguinal region, which may result from multiple causes such as inflammation as mentioned, or local irritation to nerve endings-chemical or physical- by disorders of local or regional muscles, joints, or nerves. To help define what may be, follow instructions in http://www.formefirst.com/eNewsletter06.html; thereby you gain insight on how to... ...Read more

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How we can find if spermatic cord are damaged during hydrocele surgery ?? My son 5years old had an operation for comunication hydrocele in both sides

How we can find  if spermatic cord are damaged during hydrocele surgery ?? My son 5years old had an operation for comunication hydrocele in both sides

Not before puberty: Damage to spermatic cords is unlikely if surgery was performed by surgical expert, especially if s/he is pediatric urologist or surgeon. U could review the operation report to see if note made of cuting vas during surgery. Or check pathology report of hydrocele specimen if it was sent for ?portion of vas. Otherwise you would need to wait till after puberty 2C if sperm present in ejaculated semen. ...Read more

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I have a painful lump at my spermatic cord just above my testis, what is this? Is it serious?

I have a painful lump at my spermatic cord just above my testis, what is this? Is it serious?

Epididymitis: A painful "lump" above the testis is usually epididymitis. This is common and can be treated with antibiotics and anti-inflammatory medications. See a physician for diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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I feel a tiny lump on top of my right testicle near the spermatic cord, its like hard grain rice, but it doesn't occur on the left one ! is that normal

I feel a tiny lump on top of my right testicle near the spermatic cord, its like hard grain rice, but it doesn't occur on the left one ! is that normal

Could simply: Be a small spermatocele. If it has been there a long time without enlarging or with any symptoms it is likely benign, but you might want to have your doctor check for you. However, if it is enlarging you definitely need to see your doctor. ...Read more

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How can the spermatic cord get twisted in the first place?

How can the spermatic cord get twisted in the first place?

Here are some ...: " spermatic cord" would refer to the site along inguinal region. If so, such testicular twist occurs on its way of natural descent due to lack of fixation so it's extravaginal and almost exclusively in antenatal / neonatal period with incomplete testicular descent. Clinically, we see testicular twisting more commonly in teenagers around their puberty/adolescence, around age 12-18, but maybe in any ...Read more

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How can I find if my spermatic cord is twisted? What are the symptoms?

How can I find if my spermatic cord is twisted? What are the symptoms?

See answer: Testicular torsion related to twisting of the spermatic cord is usually a very acute condition associated with fairly sudden onset of significant testicular pain and swelling often associated with abdominal discomfort, nausea, and affected testicle riding higher in scrotum. Most commonly occurs ages 12-16 and less likely as one ages. A doppler ultrasound is the imaging test of choice. ...Read more

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Can wear or tear of spermatic cord be seen on ultrasound? And is it attached to the eppidydimal?

Can wear or tear of spermatic cord be seen on ultrasound? And is it attached to the eppidydimal?

Here are some...: Most of scrotal US would not contribute much to diagnosing what is inside the sac but serve high demand of political correctness and commercialism; instead, a good history-taking + physical exam should be enough to reach right Dx and right Rx for most. To your Q, no wear or tear may occur unlike blood vessel. Most US can show epididymis/testis, not vas deferens. More? Ask urologist... ...Read more