Medical condition characterized by inflammation of the epididymis, a curved structure at the back of the testicle.- Epididymitis
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Inflammation of the testes.
It can also involve swelling, pains and frequent infection, particularly of the epididymis, as in epididymitis.
Part of the complex biological response of body tissues to harmful stimuli, such as pathogens, damaged cells, or irritants, and is a protective response involving immune cells, blood vessels, and molecular mediators.
Tube that connects a testicle to a vas deferens in the male reproductive system.
An inflammation of the epididymis is called epididymitis.
Cancer that develops in the testicles, a part of the male reproductive system.
Epididymitis or epididymoorchitis
Elective surgical procedure for male sterilization or permanent contraception.
Post-vasectomy pain can be constant orchialgia or epididymal pain (epididymitis), or it can be pain that occurs only at particular times such as with sexual intercourse, ejaculation, or physical exertion.
Sexually transmitted infection caused by the bacterium Chlamydia trachomatis.
Symptoms in men may include discharge from the penis, burning with urination, or pain and swelling of one or both testicles.
Sexually transmitted infection caused by the bacterium Neisseria gonorrhoeae.
Complications in women include pelvic inflammatory disease and in men include inflammation of the epididymis.
Male reproductive gland or gonad in all bilaterians, including humans.
Epididymitis, a painful inflammation of the epididymis or epididymides frequently caused by bacterial infection but sometimes of unknown origin.
Species of Gram-negative diplococci bacteria isolated by Albert Neisser in 1879.
Infection may spread from the urethra in the penis to nearby structures, including the testicles (epididymitis/orchitis), or to the prostate (prostatitis).
Hernia of abdominal-cavity contents through the inguinal canal.