Epididymitis orchitis or testicular torsion, what's the difference?

Some are... - age: torsion tends to be around puberty vs peididymits/orchitis, in young sexually active adults;std-related. - hx: torsion - acute onset and fast progress vs epididymits - slower progressive course. - voiding sx: none in torsion vs more in epididymits. - ua: normal in torsion vs pyuria in eoididymitis. - timely doppler us: torsion with poor a. Flow vs diffuse increase flow in epididymits.

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Epididymitis orchitis or testicular torsion, how to know?

Here are some ... In experienced professional mind, awareness, & alert, a detailed history pertaining to the onset, degree, duration, interval, and progress of testicular pain in association with possible voiding Sx plus physicals & timely tests such as urinalysis with/without scrotal US will be reasonably easy to pinpoint their diagnoses. In fact, most times, imaging studies are not practically needed despite its. Read more...

Doctors r/o inguinal hernia, diverticulitis, and testicular torsion. Observed epididymitis. Cause severe pain in LL Abd. When sneezing/coughing?

Referred pain. The testicle and closely attached structures (epididymis) form in the abdomen very early in life and then migrate later to outside of the body. This means that the nerve supply originates in the abdominal area -and you are experiencing this firsthand. Hopefully the treatment for epididymitis will lead to resolution. Has anything been confirmed? Good to see doc to make sure you're on track to heal. Read more...
Strained muscle. Pain sounds musculoskeletal especially if it gets worse with straight leg raising. Could be muscle strain or radiculopathy. Given your age more likely the former. Try local heat but if no better an injection into the site of steroid can often help. Read more...

Is there noticable difference in feeling after you had a testicular torsion surgery? Will you feel the stitches? Will you testicular still able to mov

Comfort. You will have some level of discomfort, which will diminish exponentially in a few days after surgery. The testicle is moveable to some degree, but should not rotate. Read more...