Male Genital Problems and Injuries - Check Your Symptoms
Call a doctor if:
- You have sudden, severe pain in a testicle or the scrotum. This may be a sign of testicular torsion, which needs urgent medical care.
- Pain or swelling in a testicle or the scrotum gets worse over a period of several hours or days or does not go away after a few days.
- Pain or swelling occurs with fever.
- Pain or swelling starts after exposure to the mumps virus.
- You find a lump.
- You have a change in the shape, size, or feel of a testicle.
- One testicle feels very heavy.
- You have urinary problems along with fever, chills, vomiting, or pain in your back or belly.
- Your urine is bloody, red, or pink for no clear reason.
- Pelvic pain or urinary problems last more than 5 days, even with home treatment.
- Pelvic pain or urinary problems suddenly change or get worse.
- It hurts when you urinate, ejaculate, or pass stool.
- There is a strange discharge from your penis.
WebMD Medical Reference from Healthwise
July 23, 2014
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