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Testicle Pain (Overview)

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 to diagnose and treat.


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Can herniated discs cause testicle pain? I have three herniated disks l-2 l-3, l-4 l-5, and l-5 s-1.

Can herniated discs cause testicle pain? I have three herniated disks l-2 l-3, l-4 l-5, and l-5 s-1.

Yes, but get seen. : Disc herniations have been known to cause chronic testicular pain, called orchalgia. If you are experiencing testicular pain, be sure to get evaluated. There are many causes, and it is important not to simply attribute it to your lower back issues but workup any cause that may need to be addressed. ...Read more

Testicle Pain (Overview)

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 to diagnose and treat.


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Will testicle pain radiate and create discolor and pain in penis head? I seem to have both happening right now. Diagnosed with hydrocele. Painful!

Will testicle pain radiate and create discolor and pain in penis head? I seem to have both happening right now. Diagnosed with hydrocele. Painful!

See your doctor...: You have multiple urologic complaints: penile pain and discoloration, and testicular pain. I would recommend seeing your doctor and having a physical exam including a rectal exam. A urinalysis and urine culture can help diagnosis a uti. You may need to see a urologist. ...Read more

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Dr. Robert Kent Dr. Kent
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Managing Pain from Cancer (Checklist)

Ask oncologist to refer you to cancer pain specialist
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Ask pain specialist about both interventional and medication options
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If pancreatic cancer, ask about a celiac plexus block
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If neuropathy, request trial of ketamine-based topical creams
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What kind of pills or treatment can somebody get for testicle pain?

What kind of pills or treatment can somebody get for testicle pain?

Testicular pain: It is necessary to determine the underlying cause of the scrotal swelling. Some of the causes would respond to medications; other problems would require more invasive therapy. See a urologist. ...Read more

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What could cause testicle pain?

What could cause testicle pain?

Lots of stuff: There are many things that could cause this but you should be checked for an infection and to make sure that the testicle is not torsed which can be a surgical emergency, http://www.healthline.com/health/testicular-torsion#Overview1 ...Read more

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Dr. Joshua Batt Dr. Batt
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Managing Neck Pain (Checklist)

Use pain medication as directed
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Avoid fast movements
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See your doctor if your neck pain hasn't improved in 1 week
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Managing Knee Pain (Checklist)

Try to determine the cause
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Write down severity, duration, location (front/back of knee, etc.)
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If swollen, ice the knee with a bag of ice, bag of frozen peas, etc.
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See a doctor
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Testicle pain...What is the cause?

Testicle pain...What is the cause?

Lots of stuff: There are many things that could cause this but you should be checked for an infection and to make sure that the testicle is not torsed which can be a surgical emergency, http://www.healthline.com/health/testicular-torsion#Overview1 ...Read more

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What can lead to my testicle pain ?

Testicular pain: Multiple causes from, mild trauma, tight pants, infection, inflammation, kidney stones. ...Read more

Dr. Craig Wiener Dr. Wiener
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Managing Chronic Pelvic Pain (Checklist)

office evaluation
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pelvic exam
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ultrasound
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Why do I have continuous testicle pain?

Why do I have continuous testicle pain?

Consult urologist: Insufficient information for diagnosis or advice. Dr will need to take medical history, then examine & possibly recommend scrotal ultrasound to make diagnosis. ...Read more

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How much time does testicle pain last.?

How much time does testicle pain last.?

Depends ...: It widely varies from seconds to hours to days depending on its underlying causes. ...Read more

Dr. Robert Kent Dr. Kent
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Living with Ongoing Pain (Checklist)

Be sure correct diagnosis is made
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Only go to a pain physician trained to treat chronic pain
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Continue to look for more therapies that might be right for you
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Keep moving. Do not let pain sideline you. Pain will only get worse.
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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


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