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Testicular Pain (Overview)

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 pain, especially in kids.


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Can amino acids cause testicular pain?

Can amino acids cause testicular pain?

Not directly: Amino acids are just protein building blocks. If you take high protein supplements, you may be a weight lifter and your pain may be from a varicocele or hernia. ...Read more

Testicular Pain (Overview)

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 pain, especially in kids.


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What does it mean to have testicular pain accompanied with other pains?

What does it mean to have testicular pain accompanied with other pains?

Here are some: Testicular pain may originate from testis itself or its very vicinity such as epididymitis, epididymo-orchitis, torsion of testis or appendages, etc. Or from other sites as referring testicular pain such as those from lower spinal nerve pinch, irritation, etc. By disc disorders or post-surgical events such as after inguinal hernia repair, urinary stone passage, shingle, etc. So, ask Doc timely. ...Read more

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Managing Pain from Cancer (Checklist)

Ask an oncologist to refer you to a cancer pain specialist
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Ask a pain specialist about both interventional and medication options
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If you have pancreatic cancer, ask about a celiac plexus block
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If you have neuropathy, request a trial of ketamine-based topical creams
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Testicular pain&swell when sitting, but not stand or lying down. The perineum is also sore could this be pudendal neuralgia? If so how is it treated?

Testicular pain&swell when sitting, but not stand or lying down. The perineum is also sore could this be pudendal neuralgia? If so how is it treated?

Possibly: Need exam to know for sure. There are many treatment options

Here are some resoucres:
http://www. Oswego. Edu/~msheppar/isc325/spuninfo/physician. Html
www. Pelvicpain. Org
www. Pudendalhope. Info ...Read more

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What is the cause of dull, random, occasional, testicular pain?

Depends: Testicular pain can have many causes depending on age, exam, and symptoms, but in my practice, when a man of about 50yo is seen w/ the above symptoms, I usually end up finding by examination either a prostate infection and/or infection of the epididymis, which can be treated with antibiotics. Std's may be found in young men w/ the above symptoms, but there are other causes also. Please see ur doc. ...Read more

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Managing Neck Pain (Checklist)

Use your 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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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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Managing Knee Pain (Checklist)

Try to determine the cause
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If swollen, ice the knee with a bag of ice, frozen peas, etc.
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See a doctor
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Consider seeing a physical therapist
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Had high risk sexual intercourse, 4 weeks later had testicular pain, now 9months later I still have pain and a left and right sided varicocele. Causes?

Had high risk sexual intercourse, 4 weeks later had testicular pain, now 9months later I still have pain and a left and right sided varicocele. Causes?

Scrotal trauma: These cysts come from scarring or inflammatory processes. The only real std that would fit with a chronic epididymytis is gonorrhea and maybe chlamydia. I would want to know how vigorous your masturbation is and what other trauma you may have had to your pelvis. I'd also want to make sure these are not hernias. ...Read more

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Living with Ongoing Pain (Checklist)

Go to a physician who is 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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Make sure to keep moving, as pain will only get worse
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Consider counseling for coping strategies
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What causes testicular pain?

What causes testicular pain?

Long list, more info: Depends on location, duration, swelling, recent trauma, mass, recent potential sexual relations, associated symptoms. Please seek good medical evaluation ...Read more

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Hi, I have testicular pain?

See your doctor: You need to see your doctor to rule out infection. If it's severe, it may be torsion which is an emergency. ...Read more

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Managing Back Pain (Checklist)

Lose weight
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Reduce stress by moving gracefully with tai chi, yoga, or dance
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Increase flexibility with gentle exercises and/or physical therapy
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Gradually increase muscle tone and strength to support your back
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I am experiencing testicular pain.

I am experiencing testicular pain.

More info: There is not enough information here for us to provide you with useful input. Consider re-submitting and providing more info. Take care. ...Read more

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Managing Chronic Pelvic Pain (Checklist)

See your doctor for an evaluation
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Have a pelvic exam
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Have an ultrasound
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What might causes a testicular pain??

What might causes a testicular pain??

Here are some. ..: There is a long list for it, but the following is among the common ones: STD- or non-STD-related infection, torsion of testis/appendages, hernia, pinched nerve, post-surgery-nerve trap and neuroma, occasionally varicocele, tumors, etc. More? Ask Doc timely. ...Read more

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What is the cause of this testicular pain?

More information: Needed.? Severity of pain, ? Speed of onset, ? Side, ? Associated fever, ? Relieving factors - i.E pain is relieved by lying down or elevating scrotum, or aggravated or associated with physical activity or sexual arousal? ...Read more

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What are common causes of testicular pain?

Testicular pain: Testicular pain can have many causes. Infection, trauma (injury), referred pain from another irritation (prostate, hernia), swelling by fluids (hydrocele). It is best to see a urologist for an evaluation. ...Read more

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What can cause testicular pain and discomfort?

What can cause testicular pain and discomfort?

R/O EPIDIDIMYTIS: Testiciular pain demands a through evaluation. EXam/LABS/TESTICULAR US. Your symptoms are consistent with epididimytis v varicocoele v spermatocoele. Discuss with your dr. He may start empiric abs ie DOXYCYCLINE/CIPRO usually a prolonged course is needed 6-8wks. Unlikely to cause fertility issues. ...Read more

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What are possible causes of my testicular pain?

What are possible causes of my testicular pain?

Get evaluated.: There are many causes of testicular pain and you should see a physician for a history, physical examination, and then possibly a scrotal ultrasound. The most worrisome is torsion, when the blood supply to the testicle is twisted closed. Infections can result in epididymitis or orchitis. Others causes are more benign, such as hydroceles & spermatoceles. A full workup will help determine the cause. ...Read more

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What can I do if I have very intense testicular pain?

What can I do if I have very intense testicular pain?

Here are some. ..: Very intense testicular pain deserves an immediate professional evaluation and counseling. So, bring the info on the onset, degree, duration, evolution, & progress of the pain and its potential related discomforts over time to Doc for analysis + physical exam + tests as needed timely so to deduce possible Dx and receive reasonable Rx. Best wishes. .. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: testicular pain?

Go to the ER now...: 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 pain, especially in kids. ...Read more

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I have right testicular pain, what should I do? No insurance.\

If sudden - ER: If the testicle pain comes on suddenly - say, over a few hours - you need to go to the emergency room right away. If this a gradual thing over weeks to months, then you need to go to a federally qualified health center (fqhc) or county clinic to get checked out. ...Read more

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What is the cause of dull, random, occasional, testicular pain?

Depends: Testicular pain can have many causes depending on age, exam, and symptoms, but in my practice, when a man of about 50yo is seen w/ the above symptoms, I usually end up finding by examination either a prostate infection and/or infection of the epididymis, which can be treated with antibiotics. Std's may be found in young men w/ the above symptoms, but there are other causes also. Please see ur doc. ...Read more

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Unexplained minor inconsistent testicular pain. Could it be normal?

Pain "down there"...: To a degree, this depends on your age. Younger boys with this sort of pain might be at risk for testicular torsion (twisting of the cords attached to the testicle). Young men and older men can have some intermittent pain due to subtle blockages in the ducts and inflammation. Unlikely to be infection since it comes and goes. An exam would be of benefit to ascertain the exact location and dx. ...Read more

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My boyfriend has testicular pain from time to time? Is it my fault?

My boyfriend has testicular pain from time to time? Is it my fault?

Unlikely: It is his testicle and unless you purposely injured it is not likely to be your fault. Normal intercourse does not cause testicular pain. However, prolonged erection causes vascular congestion in the groin in general, including in the testes and may leave an ache in the testes. Other causes of episodic testicular pain may be varicose veins and inflammation. ...Read more

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What could be causing this testicular pain for the past three months?

What could be causing this testicular pain for the past three months?

Here are some...: Hi! Haa52, Is this pain sporadic or recurrent regularly or irregularly, steady or worsening in intensity, ...? Clinically, possibility of torsion, inflammation/infection, or disorders in local muscles or nerves needs to be considered. But, to sort out the mystery behind this pain has not to be hard by following instructions in http://formefirst. Com/eNewsletter06.html. ...Read more

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