Doctors Lounge - Urology AnswersBack to Urology Answers List
If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your doctor or 911 immediately. Doctors Lounge (www.doctorslounge.com) does not recommend or endorse any specific tests, physicians, products, procedures, opinions, or other information that may be mentioned on the Site.
DISCLAIMER: The information provided on www.doctorslounge.com is designed to support, not replace, the relationship that exists between a patient/site visitor and his/her physician. Please read our 'Terms and Conditions of Use' carefully before using this site.
Date of last update: 8/13/2017.
Forum Name: Urology Topics
|calevanti - Tue Sep 09, 2008 11:10 pm||
I have had chronic lower back pain following bilateral orchiectomy. I have been to the chiropractic and he has found nothing wrong with my back. Could there be a relationship between the orchiectomy and the back pain? Hx: Bilat orchiectomy 1995 testicular implant 2001. Thank you!
|John Kenyon, CNA - Sat Sep 13, 2008 9:09 pm||
It is probable that the back pain is related either to the orchectomy or, more likely, due to the prostheses. I would strongly suggest bringing this to the attention of your doctor, as there may be some adjustment other than chiropractic which might help relieve the discomfort.
I hope this is helpful.
|| Check a doctor's response to similar questions|
Are you a Doctor, Pharmacist, PA or a Nurse?
Join the Doctors Lounge online medical community
Editorial activities: Publish, peer review, edit online articles.
Ask a Doctor Teams: Respond to patient questions and discuss challenging presentations with other members.