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I have slight discomfort in left testicle there no lump just pain....What could it be?

I have slight discomfort in left testicle there no lump just pain....What could it be?

Testis pain: Most cases of pain in the testicle will resolve on their own. I would see your primary care doctor to make sure you don't have an 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

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


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I have slight discomfort in my left testicle l. It doesn't hurt and I don't have a lump. Would DMSO cream help to eliminate the feeling?

I have slight discomfort in my left testicle l. It doesn't hurt and I don't have a lump. Would DMSO cream help to eliminate the feeling?

Testicle discomfort: May be coming from the inside. Please see your doc to make sure the cord to your testicle is not twisted which can be a medical emergency. He/she will likely check for hernia as well. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Mild pain/discomfort in left testicle when ejaculating. Should I be worried?

Mild pain/discomfort in left testicle when ejaculating. Should I be worried?

See your doctor: Problems like these can only be correctly handled by your doctor in person. He/she needs to listen to you, perform an examination and possibly run labs or other tests. That's the only way he/she can find out what's going on and what to do about it. ...Read more

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Feeling discomfort, warm feeling and mild pain in left testicle after incomplete ejaculation from 2 days. Should use Cipro (ciprofloxacin) 500mg?

Feeling discomfort, warm feeling and mild pain in left testicle after incomplete ejaculation from 2 days. Should use Cipro (ciprofloxacin) 500mg?

No: Cipro (ciprofloxacin) would be used to treat an infection. I am not sure you have an infection. True, you may have something like epidydimitis, but the differential diagnosis includes other, no infectious causes. You may have a hernia (a weakness of the abdominal wall). The best advice I can give is not to self medicate. See a medical professional for a good physical examination. ...Read more

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Discomfort in groin above and behind testicles, slight swelling on left side. No urinary or erectile trouble. Better with rest but it is bothersome.

Discomfort in groin above and behind testicles, slight swelling on left side. No urinary or erectile trouble. Better with rest but it is bothersome.

?? Epidydimitis??: The structure that is above and behind your testes is called the epidydimus and it too can get infected. You can examine yourself in your bathroom at home or when you are lying Jin bed. It is readily treated with one the floxacins. Go to your doc for confirmation and a scrip. ...Read more

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My left testicle some times lower than other and also little pain, discomfort why?

My left testicle some times lower than other and also little pain, discomfort why?

It's normal: To have one testicle slightly lower than the other. The pain is something you need to see your doc about. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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In the past week and half my left testicle has enlarged and is hard to the touch it presents with no pain, just minor discomfort 42 male

In the past week and half my left testicle has enlarged and is hard to the touch it presents with no pain, just minor discomfort 42 male

This: This could be many things, but you need to make sure it is not something serious. Many cases of testicular cancer can present in this fashion. A scrotal ultrasound, which uis a painless type of imaging that does not involve radiation, should be done as soon as possible. I strongly recommend seeing your primary care physician or an urologist as soon as possible to have this enlargement evaluated further. ...Read more

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I had varicoecele e mobilization done in june and I still get discomfort and occasional pain still in my left testicle, is that normal?

Not uncommon: Assuming your post-op exam by your surgeon is otherwise unremarkable, it is not uncommon to have a variable and often intermittent discomfort in the same side testicular region for at least several months and on occasion longer for a number of reasons. ...Read more

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In May, for about 2 weeks I had slight testicle discomfort in my right testes. But since then I've had no problems. Need I be checked?

In May, for about 2 weeks I had slight testicle discomfort in my right testes. But since then I've had no problems. Need I be checked?

Watch close: If your pain is completely gone and you have no abnormal lumps or bumps then you are ok to watch and see. If your pain comes back then you need to get in to be evaluated. ...Read more

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I have discomfort coming from my left testicle. I checked it and I couldn't tell if it was swelled but no bumps. I wear boxer briefs everyday.

I have discomfort coming from my left testicle. I checked it and I couldn't tell if it was swelled but no bumps. I wear boxer briefs everyday.

See answer: Periodic discomfort in one's testicle (s) is not an uncommon occurrence and in the absence of any noticeable swelling or palpable masses or "lumps" is likely to be self-limiting and short-lived. Often related to mild irritation or congestion and observation and an otc NSAID (ibuprofen) may be all that is needed. Persistence or worsening of discomfort, swelling, lumps, etc warrant a visit to the md. ...Read more

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I think possibly have a varicocele. I feel on my left testicle nerves. Lots of nerves. Feel discomfort. I can not sit well. What should I do?

I think possibly have a varicocele. I feel on my left testicle nerves. Lots of nerves. Feel discomfort. I can not sit well. What should I do?

"Bag of worms": A varicocele is dilated blood vessels in the scrotum, and may be uncomfortable, which is usually only time intervention recommended. See Urologist for evaluation and management. ...Read more

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I feel thick tissue benith the cut made for left side hydrocele surgery 2 month back. Left testicle looks stuck leftward. Minld pain nd discomfort there?

Post-op change: Most likely, unless "thick tissue" is expanding. Mild pain & discomfort not unusual, & should settle down with time. In USA anything related to this kind of surgery is included in global fee charged for original surgery for 3 months after operation. Testicle position may remain changed. ...Read more

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I have very mild discomfort /pain in right testicle for the past 4 days started when was scratching my testes....Can this be torsion. ..?

I have very mild discomfort /pain in right testicle for the past 4 days started when was scratching my testes....Can this be torsion. ..?

See a urologist: This could be nothing, but also could be something that needs attention. A stone in the little tubules that connect the testis with the urthra could cause your symptoms. Testicular cancer, which is very uncommon can also do this. Most likely you mildly traumatized the testicle some way. Torsion, cancer, a stone, etc can only be ruled out by a urologist's exam. ...Read more

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Left testicle was suddenly higher and more forward than the right. A lot of pain and discomfort for over a month now. Urologist says nothing is wrong.

Left testicle was suddenly higher and more forward than the right. A lot of pain and discomfort for over a month now. Urologist says nothing is wrong.

Cord Inflammation: It is good you saw the urologist, testicular tumor was rules out, most likely you have inflammation of spermatic cord, once subsides in couple of wks, would be back to same position. ...Read more

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What causes slight testicular discomfort that radiates to back when pressing on the testicles?

Testicular pain: This is probably the normal protective pain that nature has provided to protect the testicles from harm. ...Read more

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I have bad discomfort in the testicles when press and mild pain in the anus?

I have bad discomfort in the testicles when press and mild pain in the anus?

See docot: You may have an infection. Make a list of all symptoms and take it to the doctor. ...Read more

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Right testicle 40% larger than left one but no pain or no discomfort is this creat any problem having sex life?

Right testicle 40% larger than left one but no pain or no discomfort is this creat any problem having sex life?

It should not cause.: ...sexual disorders, but important to assure what the disparity of testicular size is real or not, such as visible difference in bilateral hemi-scrotum, i.e., hydrocele, or indeed, testes themselves. So, go to be checked by following instructions described in the articles listed in
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Can the removal of one testicle (due to a tortion) cause discomfort for the other? After examination doctor said the one left has no problem.

Can the removal of one testicle (due to a tortion) cause discomfort for the other? After examination doctor said the one left has no problem.

Torsion: Typically if one testis is detorsed, or removed for torsion, the other testis is stitched into place so that it cannot twist in the future. If that was performed, there could be some post-surgical pain. ...Read more

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I am 17 and use finasteride. It has shown good results in 1 month. But I have a slight discomfort in my testicles. Should I continue?

I am 17 and use finasteride. It has shown good results in 1 month. But I have a slight discomfort in my testicles. Should I continue?

Here are some. ..: Why have you used finasteride? Is there a new indication for its use in a young man aged 17, but I've missed in follow-up study? But, in reality, it would be most logical and beneficial to direct this Q to the prescribing doctor who has known you most and would be most qualified to guide you for the next step of care & its use. Best wish... ...Read more

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About 8 months ago I had an infection in my testicles. Since then I have noticed my left testicle is shrinking. There is no pain or discomfort.

Testicular Trauma: I believe you need to be seen. One may need an ultrasound and at the very least a blood test to measure your testosterone level. I would be curious as to if your erectile processes are working; if you can get and maintain an erection. One testicle in the scrotum will always be bigger than the other: one is the dominant one and one is the back up. But, please get to your physician soon. ...Read more

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33 y/o male. Recovering from Bronchitis w/ bad cough. Having discomfort in groin around left testicle. Possible from cough? Had epiditymitis before.

33 y/o male. Recovering from Bronchitis w/ bad cough. Having discomfort in groin around left testicle. Possible from cough? Had epiditymitis before.

Unsure...: It is unsure if left testicular & groin discomfort is related with severe cough, which, of course, will induce severe muscle contraction &joint movement possibly resulting in sequential residual ache, which will only be proven by repetitive experiences. To ensure connection between coughing and left groin ache or epididymitis requires detailed history review + physical exam, etc. So, do nothing or ...Read more