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Inflammation of the Testicle (Orchitis) (cont.)

Synonyms and Keywords

inflammation of the testicle, inflamed testicle, orchitis, epididymitis, epididymo-orchitis, infection of the testicle, testis infection, sore testicle, sore scrotum

Authors and Editors

Author: Steven Doerr, MD
Editor: Charles P. Davis, MD, PhD

REFERENCE: MedscapeReference.com. Orchitis.


Last Editorial Review: 10/10/2011

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Orchitis is an acute inflammatory reaction of the testis secondary to infection.

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