Pain in testicles and lower back pain: causes and treatment
Pain in testicles and lower back can occur in men at any age. Pain can be very strong and accompanied by a gag reflex, hyperhidrosis, cause psychological discomfort.
Background pain in the testicles
Testicular pain can be due to the manifestation of the following conditions.
Traumatic injury of the scrotum. If there is an injury, as soon as possible to consult with a specialist.
Torsion of the testicle. The cause of this condition is still unknown, but the consequences for men can be very serious. In the worst case, the testis may die. A doctor in this situation is needed urgently.
A cyst of the testicle. To diagnose a cyst is possible by the implementation of palpation and ultrasound examination result. Palpation of education is a nagging pain. Cyst is not dangerous for men. But if pain brings discomfort and over time increase, there are disadvantages when moving, the tumor is removed surgically.
Inguinal hernia can cause pain in the testicle. In this case, it will definitely need to consult a surgeon.
Dropsy of the testicle. This disease is associated with accumulation in the testes of serous fluid. The cause of the dropsy, as a rule, are trauma to the scrotum and the defeat of the lymphoid system in the groin or pelvis.
Varicose veins in testicle and spermatic cord. Causes of this condition are family history or excessive pressure in the veins located in the pelvis. The problem is eliminated by surgical intervention.
Pathology of the kidneys or urinary system, which is characterized by the appearance of such sensations as serious pain in lower back and testicles.
Dissatisfaction of a sexual nature can also cause pain in the testes. Prevention is necessary to conduct regular sexual life.
Pain can cause infection
Pain in the testicles can be caused by the presence of pathological phenomena.
The presence of sexually transmitted infections. In cases of pain in the testicle occurs quite often. Women in these situations suffer the ovaries. Therapeutic measures are assigned after the survey and include a special antibacterial agents, and immunomodulatory drugs.
The inflammatory process in the epididymis. It is characterized by such symptoms as chills, frequent urination, sudden rise in body temperature. An important symptom is pain that radiates to the lower back. In the presence of such manifestations, the doctor will prescribe bed rest and after the test determines the appropriate treatment.
Orchitis (inflammation of the testicles). This disease is caused by a virus mumps. In this situation, the testicles swell, the sperm produced is not. The patient noted a significant rise in body temperature, there is a sharp pain. Give pain in the lower back, the perineum and groin. Your doctor may prescribe antibiotics, analgesics, NSAIDs, and hormone therapy. Apply physical therapy, shown to bed.
The inflammatory process in the seminal vesicles. The cause of the disease — infection purulent infection. To inflammation may cause prostatitis in the stage of chronicity and other dangerous infection.
Symptoms manifestations of diseases and their diagnosis
The pain can be aching, cutting, blunt. Pain often aggravated by movement, palpation. The pain can occur in the right testicle or the left or both at once. May increase the local temperature of patient’s body, the temperature of the whole body will be normal. Sometimes there is an increase in egg and solidification of the scrotum. In some cases patients complain of nausea, vomiting, weakness. A serious illness reflected in an increase in veins in the scrotum.
On palpation of the tuberosity of the testicle. As diagnostic procedures, the doctor may prescribe:
Semen analysis is an important element of diagnosis of the disease
- General analysis of blood;
- semen analysis;
- an ultrasound examination;
- magnetic resonance imaging;
- a biopsy of the testicle.
To eliminate the pain in lower back and testicles need to know exactly why. caused them. The important point is previously seeking the advice of an andrologist or urologist. Experts prescribe the necessary examination and based on its results, select methods of treatment.
To prevent pain, it is recommended to lead a healthy, active lifestyle, stick to a balanced diet, to use contraceptives during sexual intercourse.
Causes of lower back pain
Pain caused by displacement of vertebrae
Lower back pain is not always experienced in the testicles. Most often, in men it is caused by stress, excessive physical exercise, prolonged lack of any kind of movements. In any case, seeking the advice of a specialist is necessary.
Causes of pain in the lower back can be different.
Fracture of the spine. It can occur when hitting in the back or slump to his feet.
Stretching of the muscles. Occurs as a result of sudden movements or when lifting weights.
Low back pain and any back. Inevitably leads to pain and stagnation in the lower back.
Damage to the discs between the vertebrae. Disease is a result of degenerative disc disease.
Spondiloarthrosis. Joint damage occurs between the vertebrae. The disease is always chronic.
The appearance of benign and malignant tumors, causing the pain can occur in the testicles and lower back.
Tuberculous lesions of the spine.
Stroke. In most cases aching back.
Radiating pain in right testicle and low back pain. Pain can be the result of lesions of other organs.
Pain in the lumbar region, accompanied by heaviness in the testicles, can be a disease of the spine or the urogenital area. If soreness in the lower back is felt a little below the ribs, it is possible that the patient has any renal colic. Sand or stones in the kidneys or bladder may cause pain on one side or the other of the spine.
When the pain in the lower back, accompanied by increased body temperature, the reason can be urological disease. In any case, you should seek the advice of a specialist. To delay diagnosis when the symptoms can not be, because this can lead to an unpleasant and quite severe consequences.