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Orchiectomy recovery time

A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Johnny Roy
Urology 59 years experience
See remark: Within 2 weeks ,he should recover What is "rock gig"?? Does he have undescended testicle on other side ??, for surgery on Nov. 6th I hope I answered... Read More

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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Too soon for gig: 1) Why orchidectomy for undescended testis? can't it be brought down?. Has he seen a pedi urologist re. ? orchidopexy rather than 'ectomy ? 2) Would o... Read More
A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. Petros Ayele
General Practice 29 years experience
Do yoga,go to PCP: You can do yoga, i believe it is case of prostate cancer with orchiectomy with good value of psa. Please get evaluation of arm and neck to rule out pa... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Saunders
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
Orchiectomy: Surgical removal of a testicle affected by cancer or severely damaged by trauma.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Paul Turek
Urology 35 years experience
Yes!: You should consider waiting for 1 week or so to let things heal up after surgery. After that, you should be good to go. Remember in general, to be mor... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
Medical Oncology 50 years experience
Tell us more, Why?: Please provide more details. Why are you raising this question? Do you have Cancer of the Testicle. That is the only reason to consider doing orchiect... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 33 years experience
Depends on why: If there is a cancerous tumor in a testicle, orchiectomy (cut it out) is the usual treatment. Otherwise, we don't "consider" orchiectomies... just lik... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
Surgical Oncology 64 years experience
Nothing: Bilateral orchiectomy is removing both testicles. The indications are for the presence of a large malignant tumor in the scrotum or for removal of a... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Sneid
Endocrinology 41 years experience
3 weeks: Is definitely sufficient length of time to accurately measure morning testosterone levels. Check w/your doctor.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
Surgical Oncology 64 years experience
Not needed: Several indications for orchiectomy. At age 48 the most common need for the procedure is cancer of the testis. If one is remaining there is no need ... Read More

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