Testicle Infection (Epididymitis) (cont.)
Authors and Editors
Charles Patrick Davis, MD, PhD
Editor: Mary Nettleman, MD, MS
REFERENCES: Last Editorial Review: 6/3/2010
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Updated recommended treatment regimens for gonococcal infections and associated conditions - United States, April 2007.
MedicineNet.com . Sexually Transmitted Diseases in Men.
MedicineNet.com. Testicular Pain.
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.
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