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Symptoms of Testicular torsion

Symptoms of Testicular torsion: Introduction

Testicular torsion occurs most often in adolescent boys. However, any man or boy who presents with testicular pain or other symptoms of testicular torsion should be quickly evaluated for the condition.

The hallmark symptom of testicular torsion is sudden, severe testicular pain. Additional symptoms include fever, dizziness, nausea, vomiting and syncope (fainting). The affected testicle may appear red, inflamed, swollen and may look high than usual or not lie normally in the scrotum.

Testicular torsion is a true medical emergency because if it is not treated very quickly it can result in testicle strangulation. This serious complication can result in permanent damage of the testicle, the death of the testicle and surrounding tissues, infection, loss of testicle function and male infertility....more about Testicular torsion »

Symptoms of Testicular torsion

The list of signs and symptoms mentioned in various sources for Testicular torsion includes the 10 symptoms listed below:

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Testicular torsion: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Testicular torsion?

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Testicular torsion as a Cause of Symptoms or Medical Conditions

When considering symptoms of Testicular torsion, it is also important to consider Testicular torsion as a possible cause of other medical conditions. The Disease Database lists the following medical conditions that Testicular torsion may cause:

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The symptom information on this page attempts to provide a list of some possible signs and symptoms of Testicular torsion. This signs and symptoms information for Testicular torsion has been gathered from various sources, may not be fully accurate, and may not be the full list of Testicular torsion signs or Testicular torsion symptoms. Furthermore, signs and symptoms of Testicular torsion may vary on an individual basis for each patient. Only your doctor can provide adequate diagnosis of any signs or symptoms and whether they are indeed Testicular torsion symptoms.


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