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Should I see a doctor if I have testicle pain?

Should I see a doctor if I have testicle pain?

Yes you should: Pain can be specific and due to torsion (twisted spermatic cord) or intermittent torsion of tesyis or testicular appendage, inflammation causing epididymitis or orchitis, inguinal hernia, trauma, occasionally tumor, mild from a varicocele, referred pain from a kidney stone can radiate to scrotum. Or non specific pain from ? Vascular congestion - so called "lovers nuts" or "blue balls". ...Read more

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Testicular Pain (Definition)

There are many reasons for testicular pain. Bottom line, if you have testicular pain...Pain in the testicle...You should go to the nearest er immediately to have special imaging to rule out a torsion. Testicular torsion is when the vessels to the testicle twist and the blood supply is lost. If not corrected immediately you could lose the testicle. You may experience belly ...Read more


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Should I see a doctor if I have painful urination?

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Should I see a doctor if I have painful urination?

Yes: Depending on age, gender, and history and physical exam this could be a urinary tract infection or several other possible causes. See your physician and they can figure out the cause and make a treatment plan. Good luck. ...Read more

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Should I see a doctor if I have numbness?

Should I see a doctor if I have numbness?

Yes: Absolutely. It may be benign, but you need to find out if it is something serious. ...Read more

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Should i see a doctor if I have yellow sperm?

Should i see a doctor if I have yellow sperm?

Probably not: If you don't have pain, bleeding or other unusual symptoms then you should be ok. ...Read more

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Should i see a doctor if I have anemia?

Should i see a doctor if I have anemia?

Anemia: There are many causes of "anemia", and treatment depends upon the specific causes of anemia. You should see your doctor. ...Read more

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Should i see a doctor if I have an abscess on my sternum?

Should i see a doctor if I have an abscess on my sternum?

Yes: Any abscess is abnormal. See your doctor for treatment. Incision and drainage. May need IV or oral antibiotics. Make sure they do a culture of the drainage fluid. ...Read more

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Whome should I consult if I have pain in my testicals?

Whome should I consult if I have pain in my testicals?

Testicular pain: It depends on the nature of your pain. Do you have any symptoms? Like swelling, redness? Any associated urinary tract symptoms? In most cases, testicular pain is physiologic in nature and not related to any serious disease. Adequate physical exam by your pcp is mandatory. If needed, your pcp might refer you to a urologist. ...Read more

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Should I ask the urologist if I have a swollen testicle?

Should I ask the urologist if I have a swollen testicle?

Yes: Should see a doc asap...Might just be a minor infection or other insignificant malady, but could be serious issue such as torsion or tumor...You do not want to fool around with this! ...Read more

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Should I see a doctor if I have sore skin?

Should I see a doctor if I have sore skin?

Yes: This can be infection or other condition cause swelling and pain. This needs to be addressed and properly diagnosed and treated. ...Read more

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When should I see a doctor about pelvic pain?

Severity.: Excessive or progressive pain is often a warning sign that something is wrong. If pain is interfering with your normal activities, keeping you awake at night, becoming progressively worse, and not relieved by simple analgesics, it should be evaluated by a doctor. ...Read more

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Should i go to a doctor if I have a thumb injury?

Should i go to a doctor if I have a thumb injury?

Yes: Thumb injuries should be taken seriously. See your primary care doc and if he thinks it needs further attention he or she will refer you to a hand surgeon. ...Read more

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I am having extreme lower abdominal pain post intercourse. Should i wait and see if it persists to see a doctor about it?

I am having extreme lower abdominal pain post intercourse. Should i wait and see if it persists to see a doctor about it?

Agony vs. Ecstacy: Intercourse, last i checked, was supposed to be "fun" and not agonizing. If ecstacy is your goal, then see a fp or gyn md and bring the "joy" back to the "event" by diagnosing the problem. ...Read more

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Should I see a doctor if I have constipation all the time?

Should I see a doctor if I have constipation all the time?

Sure!: You might try some over the counter remedies first, like fiber supplementation, stool softeners, and laxatives, but if you're concerned, consult a doctor! ...Read more

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What to do if i still have pain in both hands - should I see a doctor or something?

What to do if i still have pain in both hands - should I see a doctor or something?

Yes: It depends why you are having pain in your hands, but t could be quite an easy fix. See your primary care and the can steer you towards rheumatology, orthopedics or interventional pain specialists. ...Read more

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Should i go see a doctor if I have a constant ringing in my ears?

Should i go see a doctor if I have a constant ringing in my ears?

Tinnitus: This is something which should be evaluated by an otolayrngologist (ent specialist). Some tinnitus can be alleviated but some cannot. The ENT doc can evaluate yours and sort out the treatable from the non-treatable. ...Read more

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I have a old scar and it is bleeding. Should i go see a doctor. I have diabetes

I have a old scar and it is bleeding. Should i go see a doctor. I have diabetes

Yes: An old scar should not bleed. If there is bleeding, i would be concerned about a growth in the area. Squamous cell carcinomas, a type of skin cancer, can happen in long-standing chronic scarring conditions. Please have a dermatologist evaluate this right away. ...Read more

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When should I get my leg checked out for concern if I have a pain?

When should I get my leg checked out for concern if I have a pain?

Let me explain: I would really advise you to check it when you things are not normal for you and you have not done anything to explain the pain you have. When pain persists (without reasons) you could explain. If you see something diffidently wrong in my leg I have not seen it before. ...Read more

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Testicle Pain (Definition)

Testicular pain can be acute or chronic, and is perceived as pain emanating from the scrotum. Sudden, sharp pain is often referred to as an acute scrotum, and requires quick evaluation to rule out testicular torsion. Trauma and infections can present similarly. Chronic orchalgia is usually a dull ache, and is often difficult ...Read more


Testicles (Definition)

The testicles are the two oval male gonads, or reproductive glands, located in the scrotum. The seminiferous tubules of the testis are the site of spermatogenesis and its leydig cells secrete testosterone. The term testicles is synonymous with testes or gonads. The singular form is ...Read more