Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Inflamed Epididymis Incidence

Facts about epididymitis:

  • There are over 500,000 cases of epididymitis annually in the United States.
  • Epididymitis is most common in 19 to 35 year old men.

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Last Updated: Apr 17, 2008 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Inflamed Epididymis References
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