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Disease Orchitis

Name Orchitis
Synonym Orchitides
Definition Inflammation of a TESTIS. It has many features of EPIDIDYMITIS, such as swollen SCROTUM; PAIN; PYURIA; and FEVER. It is usually related to infections in the URINARY TRACT, which likely spread to the EPIDIDYMIS and then the TESTIS through either the VAS DEFERENS or the lymphatics of the SPERMATIC CORD.
Categories Endocrine system disease | Urogenital disease (male)
MeSH® ID D009920
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1. DiseasesMale Urogenital Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Genital Diseases, Male Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Testicular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Orchitis
2. DiseasesEndocrine System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Gonadal Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Testicular Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Orchitis

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