Hernia surgery testicle swelling

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Avatar m tn The pain could be due an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> the inflammation post surgery. as the swelling resolves, your pain should decrease. One <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>testicle</span> being lower than the other an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan> a an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>commonan> occurrence. However, if the pain persan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan>ts or if there an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan> dan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan>charge, please consult your docan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>r. In the meantime you can take OTC Iburpofen pain medication. Ensure an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> take than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan> medication after food an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> avoid gastran style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan>. apply cold compress an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> the wound for relief. Take Care! Hope than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan> helped and do keep us posted.
Avatar m tn I've had a hydrocele surgery at the age of six, left side inguinal herni<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span> surgery at the age of 10, and a right side inguinal herni<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span> surgery at the age of 24. My right testicle an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> been attached closer an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> my body since my hydrocele surgery and I can clearly remember how uncomfortable an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> felt an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> such an abnormal posan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>ion of your testicle. after 20 years, I still feel some dan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan>comforting pains (on my right testicle) when exercan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan>ing.
Avatar n tn Hi, Thanks for wran style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>ing in. a hydrocele testan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan> the accumulation of fluids around a testicle, and an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan> fairly an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>commonan>. a hydrocele testan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan> due an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> fluid secreted from a remnant piece of peran style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>oneum wrapped around the testan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan> called the tunica vaginalan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan>. an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> can also be as a result of cancer, trauma or orchan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan>. an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> can also be the result of a plugged inguinal lymphatic system caused by repeated chronic infection.
Avatar m tn On March 17, 2011, I was eman style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>ted inan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> the ER for an inguinal hernia on my left side. The ER wanted an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> attempt an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> push my intestine back in; I assured them that an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> was not a possibilan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>y, that immediate surgery was necessary, but they insan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan>ted. after I woke up from the twenty minute anesthetic, the docan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>r an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>ld me that they were unsuccessful in pushing my intestine back in, and surgery would be necessary as soon as possible.
Avatar m tn On March 17, 2011, I was eman style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>ted inan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> the ER for an inguinal hernia on my left side. The ER wanted an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> attempt an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> push my intestine back in; I assured them that an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> was not a possibilan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>y, that immediate surgery was necessary, but they insan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan>ted. after I woke up from the twenty minute anesthetic, the docan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>r an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>ld me that they were unsuccessful in pushing my intestine back in, and surgery would be necessary as soon as possible.
Avatar m tn The growth feels like an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan> attached an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> the testicle (an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> feels like a chord connected an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> the testicle) and there an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan> also swelling in the <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>testicle</span>. Than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan> seams an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> be the case only in the left <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>testicle</span>. The right testicle appears an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> be normal or a lan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>tle smaller i really don't know (and an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> does not hurt at all). Could than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan> be due an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> low intake of water? I don't know if an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> has anything an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> do wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>h the swelling but the my urine color was dark yellow.
Avatar n tn The fact that you mention the cough test for a physical was OK gives me the indication that you an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> not had your docan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>r mention a herni<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> you. I had lived wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>h interman style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>tant swelling (lump) in the right inguinal region. Unlike you I had eperienced some dan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan>comfort at times while lifting things at work. I used an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> be a heavy duty mechanic shop foreman. Having had many medical examinations for other problems the possibilan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>y of a hernia was never brought out by ean style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>her my docan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>r or myself.
Avatar n tn after I had open inguinal herni<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span> surgery the left side under the incan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan>ion became numb and an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan> still part numb after two weeks. But the left testicle has become enlarged has not gone down. Could their be something gonig on other than post op swelling?
Avatar n tn Two nights ago I noticed z watery swelling at the base of my Penan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan> shaft. Further my spermatic cord as an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> enters an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>ward my left <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>testicle</span> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan> quan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>e firm and swollen. Really no black and blue- or constant pain.I also an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> a swolen scrotal sack wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>h some sort of watery swelling, an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan> all than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan> normal?
Avatar m tn If an infection caused the swelling, then you may be prescribed antibiotics and anti inflammaan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>ry drugs. Surgery may be necessary an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> correct the condan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>ion if the underlying cause an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan> varicocele, hernia, or hydrococele. Hope that than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan> information helps and hope that you will get better soon. Wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan>hing you good health.
Avatar f tn Do you an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> abdominal pain? Do you an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> any lumps or swelling anywhere else? an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> you ever had surgery on your testicles or in the area? Were you born wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>h both testicles in the scrotum? If none of these questions were addressed, I'd say get a second opinion for sure. Good luck Jack, I hope you find the info you need! I'll an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> adminan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan>tration transfer your post an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> Urology, hopefully you can get more info there.
Avatar m tn In 2006 came down wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>h right inguinal incarcerated hernia and was close an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> loosing remaining <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>testicle</span>. Prior an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> surgery was an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>ld of the possibilan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>y of loosing the right testicle. I did not conscent and after supervan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan>ion of a urologan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan>t, testicle was saved during the hernia repair. 2009 came down wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>h an abscess on the right inguinal area and was once more concerned about the loss of the right testicle. after a several day testing had abscess drained successfully.
737151 tn?1232303376 The pain will not subside unless the testicle an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan> manipulated inan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> the correct posan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>ion wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>h surgery, which needs an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> be done wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>hin an hour or irreversible damage an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> the <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>testicle</span> can occur. also a herni<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>, could cause pain in testicles accompanied by dan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan>comfort in the lower abdomen, but than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan> does not develop suddenly. an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> could most probably be infection, a urine analysan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan> wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>h culture would determine the organan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan>m causing than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan>.
Avatar m tn testicle pain and swelling post hernia surgery.
Avatar n tn after a bilateral inguinal herni<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span> repair, I experienced onset of swelling and excruciating pain in my left testicle, and along the spermatic cord. I was assessed in an emergency, and given an ultrasound, diagnosed wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>h epidiyman style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan> and given a course of antibiotics for 7 days. The Pain and swelling returned and I was given another 7 day course of antibiotics (Cipro, both times). an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan> now about 6 weeks post op. and I am still having acute dan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan>comfort.
Avatar n tn Hi Severe and chronic testicular pain following inguinal hernia surgery may be due an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> causes like an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan>chemic orchan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan> ( injury an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> the blood supply of the <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>testicle</span> leading an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> pain in swelling in the testicle), chronic nerve injury leading an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> chronic pain in the groin, scrotum or leg or perhaps formation of a hemaan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>ma ( collection of blood in the remaining hernia sac) . Your inguinal pain could be neuralgic, due an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> the pressure on the nerves caused by the scar.
Avatar m tn but now than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan> year an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> seems as if an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>'s becoming worse. an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> just started two weeks ago. the pain that i an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan> in my right <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>testicle</span> going an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> my lower back next an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> my kidney and butt. i an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> not seen any swelling. an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan> than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan> serious?
Avatar n tn I recently had left inguinal herni<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span> repair surgery and noticed my left <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>testicle</span> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan> hanging much lower and back a ban style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> as if an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan> just hanging in the scrotum wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>hout anything attached an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>. Than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan> testicle an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan> not moving up or down wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>h hot/cold like my right testicle an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan>. an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> has been 8 days since my surgery and i still an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> alot of swelling and numbness in my left inner thigh.
Avatar m tn I an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> been warned about any surgery an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> repair than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan> as there an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan> a great ran style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan>k that I might loose the <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>testicle</span> as the result of surgery do an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> some complication. Prior an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> the herni<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span> surgery, the surgeon an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>ld me an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> be prepared an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> loose the right testicle during the surgery. I then refused an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> sign the conscent forms. I was very pleased an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> wake up still having my testicle. all the best.
Avatar n tn The surgery was performed wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>hout any complication, in fact after the surgery I an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>uched the <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>testicle</span> and I did not feel any pain. 24 hours after the surgery my right testicle swelled an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> the size of an avocado and the pain an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan> extreme. an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>day an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan> my 5th day after the surgery and the swelling hasn't go down nean style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>her the pain. I would like an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> know what an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> do an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> eliminate the swelling? If I masturbate will I be able an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> eliminate the swelling? Perhaps release pressure? Please help me.
Avatar n tn a urologan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan>t and the surgeon both recommended an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> leave the <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>testicle</span> alone and not do another surgery and introduce more trauma. My question an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan>: How long will an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> take for the testicle an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> decrease in size an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> a point where an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> doesn't cause me unbearable pain? I am okay lying down but san style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>ting, standing, or walking causes tremendous pain that increases the longer I am no lying down. The urologan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan>t said an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> could take up an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> 2 months but I am skepticle and think an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> could take much longer.
Avatar n tn I an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> an appointment wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>h my surgeon on monday an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> review and schedule a surgery for my herni<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span> but I want any other opinions an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>o. If anyone read all than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan> - seriously you are my hero. Thank you.
Avatar m tn a month before that I was diagnosed wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>h non bacterial prostetan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan>. Since my surgery I an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> a mild swelling wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>h no sign of infection above my right testicle, (where the testicle would pop inan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> the canal if I was cold). Periodically I an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> mild dan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan>comfort there and my testicle will feel kinda full. Than style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan> comes and goes. The surgeon that did my appy said that an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> could be the start of a hernia, but then again an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> might not be. Currently, he said...no hernia.
Avatar m tn I had a Right Inguinal hernia repair and exploration of right scrotum on Chran style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan>tmas day, an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> was first suspected an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> be a conan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>rted <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>testicle</span>. the swelling has gone down enough now an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> notice for sure that the right testicle an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan> attached an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> the scrotum in a high and forward posan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>ion. sex an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan> now completely out of the question because an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan> being crushed every time i thrust, my partner and i an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>havean> tried every posan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>ion we know and 80% of them result in an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> being in the way. What can be done an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> release an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>?
Avatar n tn I cannot tease out the various possibilan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>ies however on the basan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan> of the information available, since varicocoeles can also cause tesan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>icular pain. If there an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>Isan> swelling and inflammation around the surgery san style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>e the pain can be potentially worse in the short term.
Avatar n tn On Jan 5, 2009, I had a surgery for an inugural herni<span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>a</span>. When i got out of surgery i noticed that the left <span style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>testicle</span> was further inan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> my body, like half in the sack and half inside. the doc said that an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan> should go back down so i trusted him, they also an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan>ld me that the pain from the surgery should go away wan style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>itan>hin 2 an style = 'background-color: #dae8f4'>toan> 3 months.