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Causes of testicular pain - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   SIR
Doctor :   Iam.Dr.XXX
Doctor :   Please post your query
User :   I AM HAVING A PBLM WITH MY TESTICLE
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Go Ahead
User :   IN MY RIGHT TESTICLE THERE IS PAIN
Doctor :   May I know your age?
User :   29
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   How long since you have this?
Doctor :   Is there any swelling there?
User :   FOR THE LAST TWO MONTHS
User :   NO SWELLING
Doctor :   Do you have an history of trauma to the area?
User :   BUT THE RIGHT TESTICLE IS LITTTLE HANGING
Doctor :   Do you have inflammation in scrotum?
User :   NO HISTORY OF TRAUMA
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Testicular pain has many causes, some of which are emergencies that require immediate medical attention.
Doctor :   Trauma to the testicles often produces extreme pain
User :   WHEN SEMEN COMES OUT SOME LITTLE SORT OF PAIN IS ALSO THERE
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Are you married?
User :   NOT
Doctor :   Do you have sexual intercourse?
User :   NO
Doctor :   Inflammation of the epididymis is usually due to an infection. It is the most common cause of testicular pain in men older than 18 years.
Doctor :   n sexually active men, the most common cause of epididymitis is a sexually transmitted disease such as gonorrhea or chlamydia.
User :   OK
Doctor :   This inflammatory condition of the testicles occurs because of an infectious process
User :   SEMEN COLOUR IS LITTLE YELLOW
Doctor :   Most cases of testicular infection are caused by a viral mumps infection, though other viruses and bacteria can also cause it.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Any blood?
User :   NO SIR
Doctor :   Is it occuring since 2 months?
User :   S SIR
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   So you have pain every time
User :   ANY MEDICINE THERE WHICH I CAN TAKE
User :   NOT EVERY TIME
Doctor :   or is it assctd with urination or masturbation
Doctor :   In general, you should seek medical care immediately if you experience testicular pain, especially if it is sudden in onset.
Doctor :   Pain medicines such as ibuprofen (Motrin, Advil) and acetaminophen (Tylenol) may help temporarily.
User :   OK
Doctor :   The medical treatment for testicular pain depends on the cause of the pain: Doctor :   Testicular torsion: This condition requires immediate surgery by a urologist (specialist in genital and urinary organs).
Doctor :   Epididymitis: In addition to pain medicine, the doctor will give the patient antibiotics for 7-10 days.
User :   OK
Doctor :   Torsion of a testicular appendage: Doctors may offer no specific treatment for this problem other than pain medicine and ice. The pain should go away within about one week.
User :   OK
Doctor :   A health care practitioner must first determine whether the testicular pain is caused by an emergency condition (with testicular torsion being the most worrisome) or some other cause.
Doctor :   To help determine the cause of the pain, the doctor will obtain a history and perform a physical exam.
User :   I THINK THIS PBLM IS AFTER MASTURBATION ONLY
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   so probably a mechanical cause
Doctor :   no organic involvement
Doctor :   but any way i would advise an physical examination by a urologist or surgeon
User :   OK
Doctor :   The physical exam will include an examination of the following: * abdomen,
* testicles,
* scrotum, and
* rectum.
Doctor :   Laboratory tests that may be helpful in making the diagnosis include: Doctor * Blood tests
* Urinalysis
* A urethral swab if the patient has penile discharge
User :   FOR INFECTION WHAT MEDICINE I HAVE TO TAKE
Doctor :   Ultrasound: This non-invasive test evaluates the blood flow to the testicle when testicular torsion is suspected. It can also help in diagnosing other causes of testicular pain
Doctor :   you should take antibiotics
User :   OK
Doctor :   As iam not examining you i cant advise a antibiotic name
User :   ONE DOCTOR HAD GIVEN ME LCINOZ TABLET FOR THIS
Doctor :   for that an prescription is required from a doctor
Doctor :   ok
User :   BUT THERE IS NO DEVELOPMENT AFTER THAT
Doctor :   IT IS AN Antibiotic tablet
User :   I AM ALSO HAVING ACIDIC PBLM IN MY STOMACH
Doctor :   even small hernias can cause testicular pain
User :   WHETHER IT WILL BE RELATED TO THIS
User :   OK
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   But less possibility
Doctor :   an urine stone can be referred to testicle
User :   AFTER TAKING SOME NON VEG FOOD
Doctor :   but not acidity ,always
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