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Testicular Pain (cont.)

What kind of doctor treats testicular pain?

Certain uncomplicated conditions leading to testicular pain can be managed by your primary care doctor or internist. However, depending on the underlying cause, a specialist may need to become involved in the management of your condition. The specialists may include the following:

  • Urologists
  • General Surgeons
  • Oncologists

When should I call the doctor for testicular pain?

  • Males should view testicular pain as an emergency until proven otherwise.
  • Promptly call your health-care professional if you develop testicular pain.
  • If you cannot contact a health-care professional, go directly to a hospital's emergency department.
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 12/8/2015

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