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I am a 65 yo male. I have testicular swelling

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Posted on Mon, 11 Feb 2019
Question: I am a 65 yo male. I have testicular swelling on the right side, with pain, and fever that ranged around 100 through the night. Feel I need to see a urologist quickly.
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Answered by Dr. Anders Mark Christensen (1 hour later)
Brief Answer:
Yes you should see a doctor

Detailed Answer:
Hi Vhydeatty,

The symptoms you describe could indicate an infection of the testes (orchitis), epididymitis or torsion of a testicle. You should definitely go to the ER as soon as you can. Best wishes.
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Brief Answer: Yes you should see a doctor Detailed Answer: Hi Vhydeatty, The symptoms you describe could indicate an infection of the testes (orchitis), epididymitis or torsion of a testicle. You should definitely go to the ER as soon as you can. Best wishes.