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Average Male Testicle Size
The testicles are the two oval male gonads, or reproductive glands, located in the scrotum. The seminiferous tubules of the testis are the site of spermatogenesis and its leydig cells secrete testosterone. The term testicles is synonymous with testes or gonads. The singular form is ...Read more
I am a male 18 and I have one testicle about 3 times the size of my left . I have checked for lumps but no lumps and not painful need advice.?
Will vary.: Population based studies have found adult 95% of testes to be 4 to 8cm in length & 18 to 25ml in volume. Two ways to assess volume are commonly used. One is scrotal ultrasound (us) where measurements are taken and volume calculated. Another is an orchidometer, which estimates testis volume. If you have any noticeable change in testicular size, texture, or symmetry, get evaluated without delay. ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
Get examined: This needs to assessed by a physician with haste. The actual testicle itself should not increase in size at your age. The scrotum may increase in size for less ominous reasons, but true testicular size increase can be associated with infection or cancer. Please a physician regarding this as soon as possible. ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
Some people say...: Some people say the average size of a testicle is 2x3x5 cm. Not sure who was measured (what age, what ethnicity, etc...) nor who did the measuring. Average may mean that half the guys have somewhat bigger testicles than that, and the other half have somewhat smaller testicles than that. Doesn't really matter unless a testicle is truly much bigger or much smaller than usual. ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
What cells are testicles mainly made of? If you had an average size testicle. Statistically what types of cells make up the most/ least of it?
Here are some ...: Either age of 17 or 47, a pea-sized testicle could result from congenital (related with undescended testicle with orchiopexy), post-mumps orchitis since childhood, inadvertent severing testicular artery during inguinal hernia repair or varicocele correction, etc. So, a detailed Hx may help track down the cause for severely shrunk testis. ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
Testicular atrophy: May have had testis torsion before birth or in infancy if always very small. Could be result of later torsion if testes used to be same size. U would have had an episode of severe testicular pain & swelling which lasted for a few days & resulted in demise of your testicle. Should see a urologist if this was the case because other testis may be at risk & require simple procedure to secure ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
My testicles are 4.5cm in length, 2.25cm in breadth, and 2.8 in height, is this normal or small, what is the average size?
Will vary.: Population based studies have found adult 95% of testes to be 4-8cm in length, & 18-25ml in volume. Ultrasound (us) & orchidometry studies estimate testis volume based on calculations & each method is subject to error. If you have any noticeable change in testicular size, texture, or symmetry, get evaluated without delay. ...Read moreGet help from a doctor now ›
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