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Pain and swelling in testicles - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
User :   HALLO SIR
Doctor :   How can i help you?
User :   I am suffering from swelling in testis. Actually the swelling is in the vain (in medical terms called vas deferens)which is connecting the testis from the other part of the body..The problem is in left testis.
User :   1)I feel sensational pain in the left testis and the left leg.
2)feel pain while doing morning walk.
3)swelling increase and decreases with time
Doctor :   Have you had a physical examination done by a doctor?
User :   SIR I AM AENGINEERING STUDENT...and college is away from population....... No not physical examination of testies....
Doctor :   how long have you been having this problem?
Doctor :   From what you have told me you most probably have an Inguinal hernia on the left side- which will need to be confirmed by physical examination
User :   approx 2 years but from 6 month the swelling increase 4 times than last. the swelling is not visible but when touching i can feel the swelling
Doctor :   From what you have told me you most probably have an Inguinal hernia on the left side- which will need to be confirmed by physical examination
User :   is this a fully curable problem
Doctor :   so you need to see a general surgeon- who will be able to help you with the treatment
Doctor :   surgery may be required
Doctor :   will be required if it is a hernia
User :   sir pls tell me it is a fully curable desease... i mean is this will effect my reproductive ability
Doctor :   No AAAAAAA From what you have told me- it is most probably a hernia
Doctor :   which is not a problem with your testis- it will not affect your reproductive health
Doctor :   But it can cause life threatening complications if is a hernia- and gets stuck
Doctor :   As you said the swelling increases and decreases
Doctor :   the hernia goes in and out- if it gets stuck- that is does not decrease- then surgery will have to be done immideatly
Doctor :   It is not possible to predict if and when this may happen- so surgery is the choice for treating hernia
User :   thanx a lot was a relaxing answer.... i will soon consult my city surgen in my next holiday in may-08,,,,,, thanks a lot for ur support and time....... i am thankfull
Doctor :   you are welcome
User :   good day sir
Doctor :   Is there anything else I can help you with?
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User :   ok
Doctor :   thanks
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