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Here are...: The stated scenario indicated you've been treated for epididymitis; hopefully, indeed, you had or have had it. So, you're advised to collect the features of degree, duration, or interval over time of testicular pain with its detailed sequence of events. &bring those to doc for review, analysis, more hx, physicals, and tests as needed so to deduce a confirmative DX for reasonable rx. Best wish... ...Read more
Diagnosed with epididymitis, prescribed ciprofloxacin, symptoms seem to clear up within days, but urine sample had no abnormalities. What now?
Continue Ciproflox: Men can have epididymitis and a normal urine sample at the same time. Finishing your full course of ciprofloxacin as prescribed by your doc is important. Also seing your doctor in follow up is important. If not already, you could discuss with your doctor if there is any apparent cause for the epididymitis. Sometimes a semen culture is beneficial in shedding more light regarding cause. ...Read more
Can last a long time: Epididymitis is an infection of the epididymis. Treatment with antibiotics usually relieves the symptoms within 3-4 weeks. Hot baths and anti-inflammatories can help. Persistant pain or pain without swelling of the epididymis may be a sign of a different problem such as prostatitis and should be checked by a urologist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I'm experiencing symptoms for epididymitis, but I went to a clinic and they checked my urine for STD's, but the results came back negative?
Still: If it hurts, it's a problem. See a urologist ASAP ...Read more
Epididymitis: symptoms may persist after you finish the medication but if it still present over the next 30 days I would see my physician again and either get a refill of the prescription or a new prescription ...Read more
Im diagnosed with epididymitis 3 weeks ago. Used antibiotics and antiinflammatory drugs. Symptoms subsided but still have discomfort.Can it be chronic?
Scrotal pain: Most cases of pain in the testicle or epididymis will resolve on their own. I would see your primary care doctor to make sure you don't have a persistent infection first. A scrotal ultrasound may also be helpful. I would advise that if your symptoms persist longer than three months, you should probably see an urologist. ...Read more
Does all epididymitis or any infection in the epididymis show signs and symptoms? I don't have any symptoms but I'm just worried.
How long does it take to develop e. Coli epididymitis after anal intercourse? Is it possible to get symptoms two or three months later?
Infection: Months is too long.Get a more detailed answer ›