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    why do they check down there?
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    iam_sam posted:
    when someone is going to join a sport or sometimes a certain job, why do some doctors check the male's testicles and ask them to cough? what does this have to do with playing sports or a certain job?
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    iam_sam responded:
    anyone know the answer?
     
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    atti_editor responded:
    Hi iam_sam,

    This test is used to check for hernias . A hernia could hinder you from performing certain aspects of your job or participating in sports, and is usually treated with surgery.

    Hope this answers your question!
    -Atti


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