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Do lots of people get orchitis, or is it unusual?
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Dr. George Klauber
Pediatrics - Urology
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In brief: Not common by itself
Mumps orchitis is probably best known form. Now fortunately rare due to childhood vaccinations.
Epididymo-orchitis is not unusual and due to either bacteria traveling from the urinary tract, or due to a viral infection. Traumatic orchitis can also result from a blow or injury to the testes.

In brief: Not common by itself
Mumps orchitis is probably best known form. Now fortunately rare due to childhood vaccinations.
Epididymo-orchitis is not unusual and due to either bacteria traveling from the urinary tract, or due to a viral infection. Traumatic orchitis can also result from a blow or injury to the testes.
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