My left testicle sometimes feels awkward

Last updated on August 4, 2020



I’m 16 right now and my left testicle feels awkward sometimes. It’s not actually painful, but it does get uncomfortable, especially when I exercise. Could it be like varicocele or something? If yes, should I see a doctor?


Varicoceles have been linked with feritilty problems. Whether it should be treated depends on the severity of the problem. Since I can’t see you or know exactly what is going on, the safest course is to discuss the problem with your doctor. A worse you will have spent some money and the doctor tells you it is nothing to worry about. A best, you have caught a potential problem early.

The symptoms you describe, though vague, are within the possibility of having varicoceles. Here is one site to check about the symptoms of varicoceles: