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Pain in the testes with swelling - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Testicle Problems
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Doctor :   hi
User :   hi\
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   my name is XXXX
User :   and ur name
Doctor :   DrXXXX
Doctor :   what is your query?
User :   ok well i dont know what you would consider this but im an 18 year old male and i am having some pain in the upper leg in between the inner leg and the testicals
User :   also i have some swelling of the area what could that be it is like a purpleish color
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since when is this ?
User :   umm about 4 days the pain started but the lump has been there for awhile
Doctor :   first is it the swelling or the pain?
User :   the swelling
Doctor :   ok
User :   and then came the pain
Doctor :   is the swelling pain to touch?
User :   no it hurts in general
User :   im just worried
Doctor :   ok
User :   i mean im like really worried
Doctor :   is there any injury or somr thing similiar in the leg?
User :   when i tryed to push down on the lump to see how big it was it ranged to about 2 to 3 inchs
User :   and no injury
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   does the swelling disappear on lying down?
User :   no
User :   it does however disapper when i am standing
Doctor :   do you have fever?
User :   maybe a small one
Doctor :   can you tell where exactly is the swelling?
User :   yeah but i dont know what is it called do u want me to explain in my own words
User :   words
Doctor :   yes i your XXXXXXXX eords
Doctor :   words
User :   ok well it is in my inner leg on my left side in between the left side of the penis and the inner leg
User :   i was looking at it and now it is a bllod red color
User :   and it is stinging
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   are you sexually active?
User :   i was about 2 months ago but then i stopped
User :   i was tired of it
User :   me and my partner broke up and then i went and got checked for std's
User :   and i had nothing
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Have you seen a doctor/Taken any medication?
User :   not yet that was why i came to you beacuse i dont know what it is and im like scared but i have noticed it is very tender to air and any thing cold
Doctor :   I have to close this chat window as you have moved out of the chat. Please log in again if you need further medical advice.
User :   r u there
User :   doc
Doctor :   yes
User :   ok
User :   on a scale of 1-10 the pain is about a 6-7
User :   i hurts bad
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   since when
User :   the pain got worse than it ever was when i was showering last night
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Yes, as I am chatting with some patients simultaneously. Please bear with us for a reply
User :   ok
User :   doctor i will be right back i need to use the restroom
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   We have a long queue of patients waiting for our service. Do log in again after a few hours to clarify other medical doubts.
User :   ok im back
Doctor :   ok
User :   so do you think you might know what it is
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   i didnt get u
User :   ok what could it be
User :   do you think you know what my problem could be?
Doctor :   did u have any injury to pelvic region
User :   no
Doctor :   do u have fever or pain in the ara
Doctor :   area
Doctor :   do u have burning sensation when u pass urine
User :   yes i have a bad pain in the area but no burning when i pass urine
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   we need to get few tests done
User :   and the area where the swelling is ir is hot
User :   like what
Doctor :   to say the problem that is causes pain
User :   what kind of tests
Doctor :   physical examination
Doctor :   it can be torsion or infection
Doctor :   u need to see physician immediately
User :   what is torsion
Doctor :   torsion of testis
Doctor :   isit
User :   which is
Doctor :   yes
User :   what is an isit
Doctor :   Torsion of the testis is when a testis twists around in the scrotu
User :   ahh
Doctor :   anything else u would like us
Doctor :   Have you filled the feedback form which I have sent?
User :   when would you recomend me seeing a doctor for my tests
User :   and yes i filled it out
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting Health care magic. Bye for now. Please refer your friends to our service
User :   what would i do for the infecton
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