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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


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What is the cause of this testicular pain?

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 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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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

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What type of infection can cause testicular pain?

What type of infection can cause testicular pain?

Epididymo-orchitis.: Infections of the epididymis (epididymitis) or testicle (orchitis) can cause severe testicular pain. In younger men, this is usually caused by gonorrhea or chlamydia. In older men, it is often due to urinary tract pathogens such as e. Coli and proteus. If you have significant testicular pain, please get evaluated. A scrotal ultrasound can determine if scrotal pain is due to infection or torsion. ...Read more

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Can constant constipation lead to testicular pain?

Can constant constipation lead to testicular pain?

Possibly: But not likely. You should have a complete exam and particularly a testicular exam to rule out any other causes. And treat the constipation with increased fluids and fiber. If needed, you may add milk of magnesia or miralax (polyethylene glycol). ...Read more

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Should i go to the ER for sudden onset of testicular pain?

Testes pain: Sudden onset testes pain, pain to the touch may be an infection or torsion, a twisting of the testes. I advise to get checked by a doc. ...Read more

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Hi docs, would epididymitis (testicular pain) go away on its own?

Hi docs, would epididymitis (testicular pain) go away on its own?

Possible...: Epididymitis is not directly related with testis although the related pain is right next to it, and is usually related with chlamydia infection in young men, although bacterial UTI can be the cause. Theoretically, it may "go" away depending on how strong the personal defense ability can be. In practice, timely proper use of antibiotics will usually ease sx and shorten its course faster. ...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


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Fever (Definition)

Fever is the temporary increase in the body's temperature in response to some disease or illness. A child has a fever when the temperature is at or above one of ...Read more