Epididymitis. What causes epididymitis? Infections: these include urinary tract infections, sexually transmitted infections (stis), or infections that have spread from your prostate. Medicine: certain medicines may irritate the lining of your epididymis and cause pain and swelling. Ask for more information on medicine that can cause this. Trauma: an injury to your scrotum or a catheter or other objects.
Here are... Diagnosis of fungal epididymitis has been usually made from surgical specimen after removing tesis/epididymis for protracted chronic or acute epididymo-orchitis. Fungal epididymitis is not commonly seen, but usually happening to men with long-term indwelling catheter with or without diabetes. The common reported fungi are Candida Albicans and candida glabrata.