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  • Emergency contraception

    Emergency contraception (ECP) is used to prevent pregnancy after sex when you didn't use protection or are worried that your birth control didn't work. It is sometimes called the ‘morning after pill’.

  • Epididymitis

    Epididymitis is an inflammation of the tube that joins the testicle with the vas deferens. This happens most often in men under age 35 and is usually caused by a sexually transmitted infection. If men over the age of 35 get epididymitis, it is not usually caused by an STI. Less than 1% of men with an STI will get epididymitis.