Epididymitis and Epididymo-orchitis
Men may have swelling and pain.
Epididymitis and epididymo-orchitis are diagnosed by physical checkup, urine test, and sometimes Doppler ultrasonography test.
Treatment includes antibiotics taken by mouth, bed rest, pain relievers, and ice packs applied to the testes/ scrotum.
–swelling and tenderness of the affected area (testes)
–Fluid around the testes (hydrocele)
- doctor’s evaluation
- urine test
Measures to relieve pain
Abscesses usually require surgical drainage.