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When should you get medical help for testicular pain?

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Get medical help right away if:

  • Pain is severe or sudden or goes into your belly.
  • You also have nausea and vomiting, fever, need to pee often, or it hurts when you pee.
  • There is swelling or bruising of your scrotum, or the scrotum or testicle is punctured.

From: Testicular Pain Treatment WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCES:

Clerkship Directors in Emergency Medicine: "Testicular Torsion."

KidsHealth: "Testicular Injuries."

FamilyDoctor.org: "Genital Problems in Men."

Testicular Pain Information from eMedicineHealth .

Reviewed by Sabrina Felson on January 15, 2018

SOURCES:

Clerkship Directors in Emergency Medicine: "Testicular Torsion."

KidsHealth: "Testicular Injuries."

FamilyDoctor.org: "Genital Problems in Men."

Testicular Pain Information from eMedicineHealth .

Reviewed by Sabrina Felson on January 15, 2018

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