Risk factorsBy Mayo Clinic Staff
Risk factors for nonsexually transmitted orchitis include:
- Not being immunized against mumps
- Having recurring urinary tract infections
- Having surgery that involves the genitals or urinary tract
- Being born with an abnormality in the urinary tract
Sexual behaviors that can lead to STIs put you at risk of sexually transmitted orchitis. Those behaviors include having:
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- Multiple sexual partners
- Sex with a partner who has an STI
- Sex without a condom
- A personal history of an STI
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