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Possible surgery: Sadly, chronic epididymitis present for that long, is not likely to go away. Many men respond for varying periods of time to antibiotic treatment. Some will get temporary improvement to a spermatic cord block. The last resort would be surgical epididymectomy. Although this may diminish fertility, it shouldn't affect other testicular function. (testosterone). ...Read more
What can cause a pain in the epididymis but no pain to touch? Like it aches but when i touch it it doesn't hurt to touch and other times it does?
I have a hard mass behind my right testicle inside epididymis,no pain.m really afraid if its dangerous?
Am 25 years old I feel no pain or lumps but I feel hard testis sometimes and sometimes not but I have lumps on both my epididymis and not pain?
Needs eval: Thanks for your question! I am glad you are performing self exams. I would have you make an appointment with your doc for an exam. If he feels anything abnormal he'll order an ultrasound. Try not to worry! Hope this helps! ...Read more
Not Usually: Epididymal pain is usually associated with infections, sometimes minor traumas, or other cord issues (varicoceles). I would suggest having yor doctor evaluate it. ...Read more
Can constant arousal without ejaculation cause epididymis to swell and cause pain?Can this cause permanent damage?
What is scrotal pearl? What are the symptoms? Does it cause pain? Where is it located? Is it located near the epididymis? Is it moveable in the scrotm
Scrotal Pearl: Is a calcified appendix testis or epididymis which has become detatched from testis or epididymis and lies with tunica vaginalis (membrane which surrounds testis. Usually loose. Does not cause pain. You may have had a short acute episode of scrotal pain months or years previously. Does not require any treatment. Should not be a problem. Usually an incidental finding at scrotal exploration. ...Read more
With epididytis can swelling at tail of epididymis come and go, also have some swelling but not much pain?
Epidimytis?: If so can have recurrent infection just inflammatory or circulation issue. ...Read more
I have a marble sized lump on top of my left testicle (from inside) No pain, it is attached under epididymis and some part of testicle. Is it a tumor?
I have been having re-accruing aches in my right testicle on the epididymis and it seems like the pain subsides for a while if i ejaculate. Why?
See Your Doctor: There could be a few different causes, some with serious consequences if left untreated. There could be an infection in the epididymis, the testicle could be twisting slightly (torsion), it may be a varicocele (enlarged vein)... It would be best to see you doctor and have it checked out. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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