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What causes epididymitis?

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Posted on Wed, 2 Nov 2016
Question: what is Epididymitis
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Answered by Dr. Iven Romic Rommstein (15 minutes later)
Brief Answer:
Testicle inflamation

Detailed Answer:
Hi and welcome.
Epididimitis is inflammation of epididimis which is one part of testicle which is located in scrotum and it transfers sperm from testicles to penis. It is common condition for it to become inflamed and infected and this is usually easily treated with antibiotics and treatment last for 10 days. you should avoid sexual intercourse during that time. Wish you good health. Regards
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What causes epididymitis?

Brief Answer: Testicle inflamation Detailed Answer: Hi and welcome. Epididimitis is inflammation of epididimis which is one part of testicle which is located in scrotum and it transfers sperm from testicles to penis. It is common condition for it to become inflamed and infected and this is usually easily treated with antibiotics and treatment last for 10 days. you should avoid sexual intercourse during that time. Wish you good health. Regards