Q. I have mild pain in left testis with discomfort while walking and mild abdominal pain. Please help.

Answered by
Dr. Ankush Jairath
and medically reviewed by Dr. Vinodhini. J
This is a premium question & answer published on Apr 15, 2020

Hi doctor,

I am 37 years old. I have mild pain in left testes and it hangs more than usual. This happens for the last four to five days. I feel discomfort during walking and mild pain in the lower abdomen just above the left testicle. Please help.

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Hi,

Welcome to icliniq.com.

Hope you are doing well. Coming back to your query, I think you are having an infection in your left testis a condition known as Epididymo-orchitis.

First, you have to give yourself scrotal support (a langot /relatively small V shaped underwear) to support your testes from hanging.

Second, start medication as in the prescription (see attachment). Are you a diabetic? Do you have any urinary complaints (night frequency, burning micturation, poor stream)? Any previous history of accident, trauma, urinary catheterization? Are you on any medications? Are you a smoker or alcoholic?

If you can click a photo of both testis then it will be great. Last the ultrasound you uploaded has photos (attachment removed to protect patient identity), if you can upload a picture of the report then it will be better.

Thank you doctor,

I am not diabetic. No urinary complaint. No burning during urine pass. No, I am not on any medications and no trauma. I usually take 60 ml two-pack alcohol once in a week.

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Hi,

Welcome back to icliniq.com.

Yes, from the pictures (attachment removed to protect patient identity), it seems to be Epididymo-orchitis only. You have to continue the same medications as I have prescribed. You can contact me again after five days of medication with scrotal support.


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