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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   Hi Doctors,
I am 30 Male.i had a injury while playing to my left testicle 1.5 yrs back than i took some medicines and the pain was gone in 15 days or so but 3-4 days back i again started to have a pain in my left testicile even though it is a mild pain and it happens while sitting only. Can you please suggest what the problem is you can also revert back on my emaild YYYY@YYYY . Thanks in advance.
Doctor :   hello
User :   Hello
Doctor :   i am Dr XXX here
User :   Hi Doctor I am XXX
Doctor :   give me a min let me read your query
User :   sure
Doctor :   so was there any injury again ?
User :   no doctor
Doctor :   is it a dull aching pain ?
Doctor :   is it constant ?
User :   ya its dull
User :   not constant
User :   its very rarely happens while sitting
User :   srry while standing it very rarely happens
User :   it happens while sitting
User :   only
Doctor :   how long does it stays?
Doctor :   so when you sit it happens ?
User :   yes i sit it happens tht to not always
Doctor :   have you noticed any swelling ?
User :   not exactly
User :   when i press my balls than i have mild pain
Doctor :   only on your left testes?
User :   yes
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   any fever ?
User :   no
User :   sometimes body pain
Doctor :   nausea or vomiting ?
User :   no
User :   1.5 years back i had bad pain and nausea etc
Doctor :   ok well that was because of the injury
User :   yes
Doctor :   niw it seems it could be a infection
User :   just bacause of injury only
User :   at tht time
Doctor :   inflammation of the epididymis is usually due to an infection. It is the most common cause of testicular pain in men older than 25 years.
User :   ok doctor wht u suggest in tht case]
Doctor :   Pain from epididymitis usually sets in gradually. Early on, pain due to epididymitis is often just in the area of the epididymis itself.
Doctor :   what i strongly suggest for you is to get your self examined by a urologist
Doctor :   and certain tests will be done
Doctor :   Blood tests
User :   can u suggest me some gud urologist
Doctor :   Urinalysis
Doctor :   where are you located
User :   XXX
User :   btw is there anything to fear about
User :   as i am getting married in another 20 days or so
Doctor :   sure i will tell you
Doctor :   till then you do the following
User :   ya
Doctor :   Provide support to the scrotum by wearing an athletic supporter
Doctor :   Apply ice to the scrotum.
Doctor :   Take warm baths if there are signs of inflammation.
Doctor :   While lying down, place a rolled towel under your scrotum.
Doctor :   Try over-the-counter pain relievers, like acetaminophen or ibuprofen
User :   ok
User :   is this pain relivers can counter infection
Doctor :   XXX
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Doctor :   it wont counter the infection
Doctor :   but give you relief
User :   Doctor i am getting married in another 20 days is there something to fear about
Doctor :   no dont worry
Doctor :   its just looks like a mild infection
Doctor :   and a course will treat you fine but please do go see the doctor
User :   should i do it after marriage or before that
Doctor :   you should go now
Doctor :   since you are in XXX
Doctor :   you can go here too
Doctor :   XXX
Doctor :   Dr. XXX
User :   ok
User :   doctor i tell you one more thing my ball were disbalanced also at tht time
User :   left one was down and right one bit upper
Doctor :   thats perfectly normal
Doctor :   little variation is there
Doctor :   dont worry
User :   thnks for tht i was afraid
User :   doctor will my condition inlvove any type of suregery or it can be treated by medicines
User :   only
Doctor :   by medicines only
Doctor :   you will be fine
User :   btw will my condition can cause any type of infertility
Doctor :   dont get stressed
Doctor :   no its a minor infection and after the tests you will be treated well
User :   thnks for tht
User :   can you suggest me any typeof medicines or should i go to Harbans Singh only to get tht
Doctor :   you can go to him
User :   is it possible to cure it without tests
Doctor :   adn he will tell you after examining you
Doctor :   you need to get the tests done
Doctor :   so that we know the exact cause
Doctor :   just follow the advice i have given you
User :   okie doctor
User :   actually i afraid as my marriage is due in another 20 days
Doctor :   dont get stressed
Doctor :   i can understand your concern
User :   btw where do you have any idea how to contact mr XXX
Doctor :   i have sent you the contact information
Doctor :   XXX
User :   okie doctor i will book in appointment with him
Doctor :   he is the chief urologist there
Doctor :   ok take care
User :   thanks doctor
User :   for distressing me
User :   and your time
Doctor :   your welcomr
Doctor :   bye
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