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What causes testicle pain?

10 year old son comes to me about his testicle pain and that its missing. Checked and found that one feels like its in pieces and its high inside. sore feelin feeling this way for about two months per son. afraid to say something. no injury to area
Thu, 2 Apr 2015
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It seems to be a case of undescended testis. The pain could be related to gubernaculum, a structure that connects the testis to the scrotum. In any case it needs clinical evaluation and management. An undescended testis could develop cancer subsequently and hence needs to be removed surgically if there seems no further chances of descent.
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