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Pain in left testicle - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Testicle Problems
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User :   hello
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :  
how can i help you
User :   since this morning i have had a dull pain in the left side of my testicle/scrotum...
Doctor :  
ok
User :   it's not severe
User :  
and i didn't get injured or anything like that
Doctor :  
what is your age?
User :  
34
Doctor :  
Do you find any redness over scrotal skin region?
User :  
i do not have fever or vomiting, but after doing a little browsing i feel some anxiety about torsion
User :  
um, not that i can tell...all looks normal
Doctor :  
pain is severe in the torsion
User :  
ok, so that is my main question
Doctor :  
it might be epididymitis or orchitits
User :   i am able to walk and do most anything, but it has become a little uncomfortable
Doctor :  
you might need a physical examination
Doctor :  
if it persists
User :  
ok, is this something that could wait a day or two
User :  
or go now type of thing...
Doctor :  
you can wait for 4-6 hours
User :  
oh, i meant for the epididymitis or orchitits
Doctor :  
if it does not resolve , then it is wise to consult a doctor and get a physical examination
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