Testicular pain can be felt in one or both testicles. It is a common affliction that can affect men of all ages. Your testicles are on either side of the scrotum and produce sperm and testosterone. Pain in this area can affect males physically and psychologically. You can perform a routine check at home to make certain your testicles are healthy.
The symptoms for testicular pain include swelling, redness and tenderness. In case of a tumour, patients will experience a painless lumps the size of a pea in one testicle. You may also have a heaviness or dull ache in the scrotum.
There are a number of causes for testicle pain. Your testicles are tender and sensitive and even a small injury can result in discomfort. Here are common causes of testicular pain.
- Check testicles after a warm shower
- If you feel a lump it is advisable that you contact your doctor immediately
Treatment for testicular pain is varied. Patients are advised to visit the Alkhayal Medical Center for an examination to determine if you are suffering from testicular pain or lump. Dr. Shawket Alkhayal has extensive expertise in treating this condition successfully. We encourage our patients to meet with our specialist doctors if there is cause for concern.
- Testicle inflammation
- Drug side-effects
- Kidney stones
- Urinary tract infection