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Cause of swelling in breast and tenderness in testicles - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   I am a 40 yo male with tender groin and testicales, constant dull ache and swelling left breast,What could this be?
Doctor :   hello
Doctor :   i am Dr xxxx here
User :   hi
Doctor :   since when have you noticed the pain ?
User :   2 weeks ago
Doctor :   is it on both your testicles ?
User :   mainly left one
Doctor :   do you remember any injury ?
User :   no injury that I am aware of
Doctor :   what about your swelling in the left breast ? it also started at the same time ?
User :   started 2 days after groin
Doctor :   can you tell me what kind of pain you have ? is it constant or does it comes and goes?
Doctor :   any problem you face while urinating ?
User :   starts after I wake up and it comes and goes through out the day
Doctor :   any problems while urinating ?
User :   no,but sometimes feels like I still need to go
Doctor :   any fever or nausea ?
User :   no,but I also have some sorness under both arm pits
Doctor :   well from what i can make out that it sounds more or a infection
User :   ok
Doctor :   epididymitis could be the cause
User :   will antibiotics cure that
Doctor :   and you need to get physical examination done first to find the right cause
Doctor :   yes antibiotics can take care of the infection
Doctor :   you will be taking few tests
Doctor :   Blood tests ,Urinalysis
Doctor :   and also a Ultrasound
Doctor :   Pain medicines such as ibuprofen (Motrin, Advil) and acetaminophen (Tylenol) can help you temporary ... but you do need to get a physical examination done
User :   Ok I will make an appointment
User :   Thank you
Doctor :   your most welcome
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