Top
10
Doctor insights on: Sores On Testicle

Share

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


2

2
What are the most COMMON chlamydia symptoms in MEN? Would it be MORE likely for there to be sores or penile discharge over testicle pain/swelling?

What are the most COMMON chlamydia symptoms in MEN? Would it be MORE likely for there to be sores or penile discharge over testicle pain/swelling?

Often none: Most commonly men have no symptoms with a chlamydia infection which is why it is important to be checked if you have had unprotected sex. common symptoms however are discomfort in the urethra ( hole where urine comes out of the penis)pain on passing urine, a slight discharge from the penis. Occasionally testicular pain and swelling. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
3

3
Sores near my anus? Between the anus and testicles

Sores near my anus? Between the anus and testicles

Many possibilities: These could be caused by infection such as herpes simplex, bacterial or fungal/yeast infection, or sexually transmitted disease. Important to see your doctor and get proper evaluation and treatment. These could be sexually transmissible so important to avoid sexual contact until getting proper diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

5

5
My bf has had a pleasure/pain feeling in the spot between his testicles and his anus for about 24 hrs.No sores, no painful urination?

My bf has had a pleasure/pain feeling in the spot between his testicles and his anus for about 24 hrs.No sores, no painful urination?

.prostate (?): This is the location for prostate pain, may be inflamed or infected. Muscle strain also common here. Try heat, rest, perhaps even ice pack, but if pain >24 hrs or associated with fever, urinating pain, go see a urologist to make sure ( hint: prostatitis is not only for 'old' guys!). ...Read more

7

7
Slight burn/tingle tip of penis/urethra itches after ejaculation/not urination/took 2g azithromycin/now have testicle soreness and cough/no sores/bump?

Slight burn/tingle tip of penis/urethra itches after ejaculation/not urination/took 2g azithromycin/now have testicle soreness and cough/no sores/bump?

See Dr: You may have / have had urethritis, and now be developing epididymitis or orchitis. Cannot say for sure w/info above. Need to be evaluated by a dr--yours, urgent care, urology, or county health dept's "std clinic" if available. Do not delay--pain gets worse & can impact future fertility. ...Read more

9

9
Why pain in left testicle?

Why pain in left testicle?

Some reasons...: True testicle pain means a trip to the doctor right away because the testicle's blood supply can be twisted off (called torsion). When that happens, the testicle can die. Other causes of testicle pain include trauma, infection, twisting off an appendix of a testicle (a small lump next to a testicle), etc... Since one usually cannot tell if his testicle is twisted, an exam by the doctor is needed. ...Read more