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I have ED and i noticed I have swollen tube on right testicle feels like a small third testicle and hurts to touch can this cause my ed?

I have ED and i noticed I have swollen tube on right testicle feels like a small third testicle and hurts to touch can this cause my ed?

Not likely.: This something in your scrotum will not cause ed, but it needs evaluation. Could be any one of a number of things. Best to see someone and get it checked out since it could cause problems down the road. ...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 a sharp pain in my right testicle and it has got swollen . I'm fairly sure the tube leading to it is not twisted what should I do?

I have a sharp pain in my right testicle and it has got swollen . I'm fairly sure the tube leading to it is not twisted what should I do?

This needs eval: There is really no way you can figure out what this is without an examination. It could be painful and swollen due to trauma, fluid build up (hydrocele), inflammation (orchitis), or many other causes. If the pain was only mild, you could take an OTC pain reliever and wear an athletic supporter for 2-3 days, but if pain is sudden/severe you need evaluation now. Stay well:) ...Read more

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I have pain when I touch the right testicle.when I touch the tube at the top/back it feels swollen & sends sharp pain to right side near the middle?

I have pain when I touch the right testicle.when I touch the tube at the top/back it feels swollen & sends sharp pain to right side near the middle?

Infection: you could have an infection of the testicle and the vas deferns Epididymitis can occur causing the "tube" to be inflamed or infected If increased pain then see provider If stable then scrotal support and warm soaks and NSAID can help ...Read more

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What does it mean if the veins/tubes connected to the testicle are"swollen", have slight veiny lumps near the testicle?

If it is: On the left side it is most probably varicocele. I have no idea how old you are but if you are an adult i would not neglect this as sometimes "things" that happen in the kidney can cause the symptoms you have described. If you are young and have this for years i would just make sure your sperm count is good. But if all this are new , see your doctor! a urologist preferred! ...Read more

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10 days post opp on double left inguinal hernia, my left testicle is three times its normal size and the tubes swollen and painful is this normal ?

10 days post opp on double left inguinal hernia, my left testicle is three times its normal size and the tubes swollen and painful is this normal ?

Sometimes: Swelling after hernia surgery commonly affects the cord structures to the testicle ; the testicle itself. Bruising can be seen too. I cannot tell if the swelling that you describe is normal for you without an exam. Call your surgeon ; discuss with them as to what you should do. ...Read more

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Swollen testicle with pain. ?

Swollen testicle: A swollen testicle with pain is an emergency situation. Go to the ER ASAP ...Read more

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What should I do for a swollen testicle?

What should I do for a swollen testicle?

Get evaluated.: There are many causes of swelling in the scrotum, such as infections of the testicle or epididymis (orchitis) or accumulations of fluid (hydrocele, spermatocele). Many are benign, but infections & tumors should be evaluated & cannot be missed. See you primary care physician or a urologist. A detailed history and physical exam can determine if a scrotal ultrasound is necessary for further workup. ...Read more

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What kind of infection can cause a swollen testicle?

What kind of infection can cause a swollen testicle?

Viral infection: One of the commonest is not a bacterial infection it is a virus that we really do not see much anymore due to our pediatric immunizations. Mumps! ...Read more

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What does it mean when one of your testicles is swollen?

What does it mean when one of your testicles is swollen?

Scrotal swelling: Swellings in the scrotum can be several things. Possibilities include hydrocele, epididymitis, hernia, testicular torsion, testicular cancer, varicocele and epididymal cyst, among others. An h&p, labs, and ultrasound are warranted. ...Read more

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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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If one of your testicles is swollen what does that mean?

If one of your testicles is swollen what does that mean?

Need evaluation: The rapidity of onset of swelling provides some information. It may be a benign condition such as a hydrocele or may represent something more serious such as testicular cancer or orchitis. I recommend a visit with your doctor. ...Read more

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What does it mean when one of your testicles is swollen (male)?

Testicle : Teticular swelling. See your physician if it's painful and tender to touch. ...Read more

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What can I do if my testicle is swollen and tender, hurts! please help?

What can I do if my testicle is swollen and tender, hurts! please help?

Needs 2B X'd ASAP: Sudden onset pain & swelling of testis is torsion untill proven otherwise. This is an emergency & warrants an er visit 24/7 as there is risk of testicular death after 4 - 6 hours, and certainty after 12 hours. More common at your age would be epididymitis, bacterial +/- UTI or viral & treated with antibiotics & rest. Less common is testis tumor + hemorrhage. Scrotal ultrasound can distiguish. ...Read more

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Is it normal that my testicle is still swollen 4 months after my hydrocele surgery?

Is it normal that my testicle is still swollen 4 months after my hydrocele surgery?

No: It's hard to comment on a surgery i wasn't present for
in general, the swelling goes down after about 6 weeks
at 4 months, talk with your surgeon about whether you should have an ultrasound.
Sometimes, hydroceles come back pretty quickly
other times, there is a large hematoma that takes a long time to dissolve. ...Read more

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When I raise my leg up again it hurts. my left testicle is also swollen. the pain is not constant .chappens ever so often. Why?

Here are some ...: You need a timely comprehensive evaluation so to define what and where the origin of pain, i.e., from the disorders of local tissues / organs or from the disorders of far sites such as from muscles, joints, or nerves or in combination. This can be done by analyzing detailed sequence of events (onset, degree, duration, interval, evolution, & progress of the pain & its related Sx over time + exam + ...Read more

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Bf said his Right testicle feels hard and swollen and it hurts when ejaculating. Its been 5 days. Whats wrong? Is it dangerous?

Check up: It could be. He should be checked by his doctor, and also see a urologist. They can examine him and determine if this is an infection or more seriously if it could represent a tumor of the testicle. This should not be delayed. ...Read more

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My right tubing on my testicle became swollen. I thought I just needed to release and when I did my sperm was brown. What could be wrong?

My right tubing on my testicle became swollen. I thought I just needed to release and when I did my sperm was brown. What could be wrong?

Hemospermia: Brown semen is Hemospermia indicating blood in seen. Caused usually by inflammation in prostate and seminal vesicles. Usually treated with antibiotics but should see a urologist. ...Read more

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Slight pain in right testicle only when touched tingly feeling swollen one hangs lower then the other. Hydrocele, torsion or something else?

It is normal: For one testicle to be lower than the other one. If you have significant swelling or pain in the testicle you need to see your doctor for an evaluation. Everything is probably normal, but there is no way to tell without an exam. ...Read more

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My boyfriend noticed one testicle was swollen this morning and is tender and slightly painful to the touch. Yesterday and today he drove a lot. ?

See dr.: Causs of testicular pain include infection, trauma, and torsion. Infection is epididimoorchitis and usually treated wtih antibiotics. Trauma is usually treated by support and sometimes warm and cold compresses. Torsion is where testicle gets twisted and can lose its blood supply. This is serious because can lose testicle with subsequent necrosis. ...Read more

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I graduated marine transportation Having hemorrhoid and swollen left testicle can I go onboard with these conditions? Pls help if no when it heals?

I graduated marine transportation Having hemorrhoid and swollen left testicle can I go onboard with these conditions?  Pls help if no when it heals?

Many causes: The best course of action depends on what is causing the testicle swelling, and is it painful?
If this is bacterial or caused by an STD, you need treatment! See a family doctor or a urologist for an exam and evaluation. Hemorrhoids are usually not a problem that prevents deployment. ...Read more

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My husband has severe pain in his right testicle, on a scale 1 to 10 a constant 6 and at times up to an 8. Right testicle is swollen and red in color.

My husband has severe pain in his right testicle, on a scale 1 to 10 a constant 6 and at times up to an 8. Right testicle is swollen and red in color.

Testis pain = see Dr: Testicle pain means a trip to the doctor right away because a 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 of 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 a clinic or ER doctor is needed. ...Read more

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Why would a man have swollen testicles?

Why would a man have swollen testicles?

It is rare...: To have two swollen testicles, which can be caused by infection of both testes or the appearance of cancer in both of them. It is much more common to have fluid build up around the testicle, swelling up the scrotum on one or both sides and making the actual testicles difficult to feel. If you have this problem, please see your physician or urologist for an examination. ...Read more

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I am taking fosinopril and my testicle has swollen?

I am taking fosinopril and my testicle has swollen?

Unclear link. : I am unaware of a link between the ace inhibitor fosinopril and the development of hydrocele or orchitis in the medical literature. That being said, idiosyncratic reactions to medications are always possible, and i would work with your physician to see if a cause can be identified. ...Read more

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Swollen left testicle with pain?

Swollen left testicle with pain?

Testis pain = see Dr: Testicle pain means a trip to the doctor right away because a 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 of 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 a clinic or ER doctor is needed. ...Read more