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What exams and tests are there for orchitis?

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Your doctor may recommend:

  • An ultrasound of the inflamed testicle (or both testicles)
  • A rectal exam to check your prostate for infection
  • A urine sample to check for STDs and other bacteria
  • Blood tests to check for HIV and syphilis

SOURCES: National Institutes of Health. Trojian, T. April 2009. Am Fam Physician,

Reviewed by Carol DerSarkissian on February 05, 2018

SOURCES: National Institutes of Health. Trojian, T. April 2009. Am Fam Physician,

Reviewed by Carol DerSarkissian on February 05, 2018

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