Swollen scrotum or testicle

On this page you can find conditions that could be the cause of these symptoms although it is not a complete list of possible conditions.

Please note that if you have these symptoms, they may be unrelated to any of these conditions listed. If you are concerned about your symptoms then you should see a doctor.

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Conditions

Chlamydia

Chlamydia is one of the most common sexually transmitted infections (STIs) in the UK.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Pain when passing urine
  • Pain in testicle
  • Penis discharge
  • Difficulty passing urine
  • Swollen scrotum or testicle

More information on Chlamydia is available here.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Inguinal hernia

A hernia is where an internal part of the body pushes through a weakness in the muscle or surrounding tissue wall.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Lump in the groin
  • Swollen scrotum or testicle
  • Groin pain
  • Lump on testicle
  • Pain in testicle

More information on Inguinal hernia is available here.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Testicular cancer

Cancer of the testicles, also known as testicular cancer, is one of the less common cancers.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Lump on testicle
  • Swollen scrotum or testicle
  • Pain in testicle
  • Lower back pain

More information on Testicular cancer is available here.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.