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Testicle Infection (Epididymitis) (cont.)

Authors and Editors

Author: Charles Patrick Davis, MD, PhD

Editor: Mary Nettleman, MD, MS

REFERENCES:

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Updated recommended treatment regimens for gonococcal infections and associated conditions - United States, April 2007.
<http://www.cdc.gov/std/treatment/2006/updated-regimens.htm>

eMedicine.com. Epididymitis.
<http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/436154-overview >

MedicineNet.com . Sexually Transmitted Diseases in Men.
<http://www.medicinenet.com/sexually_transmitted_diseases_stds_in_men/article.htm>

MedicineNet.com. Testicular Pain.
<http://www.medicinenet.com/testicular_disorders/article.htm>

Previous contributing authors and edtiors: Author: Andrew K Chang, MD, Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center. Editors: Patrick Taylor, MD, FAAEM, Medical Director, Department of Emergency Medicine, CHRISTUS St Frances Cabrini Hospital; Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD, Senior Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine; James S Cohen, MD, Consulting Staff, James Cohen, PC.


Last Editorial Review: 6/3/2010

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