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I got hit in the balls and my left testicle is larger (2-3x) than my right one. I tried ice and I don't believe it shrunk too much. What should I do?

I got hit in the balls and my left testicle is larger (2-3x) than my right one. I tried ice and I don't believe it shrunk too much. What should I do?

Testicular Trauma: If your testicle was injured, and it is as swollen as you describe and painful, you should seek urgent evaluation by your primary care physician, urgent care, or emergency department. After you've been examined, it may be determined that an imaging test is needed to evaluate the extent of injury. ...Read more

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Will exercise shrink my penis and balls?

Will exercise shrink my penis and balls?

Not at all: Not sure where this idea came about from but your genitals should be fine with exercise. ...Read more

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I got hit in the balls pretty hard about a few months ago and my balls haven't been hanging since and my penis seamed to shrink. Please help!?

I got hit in the balls pretty hard about a few months ago and my balls haven't been hanging since and my penis seamed to shrink. Please help!?

It could be: A serious testicular injury, so it is best to show it to your doctor. Cells that produce sperm are quite sensitive to injury. ...Read more

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My husband says since had a stroke on 9/18/2014 after intercourse or mast baton his balls does not shrink down like they used to what could be wrong?

My husband says since had a stroke on 9/18/2014 after intercourse or mast baton his balls does not shrink down like they used to what could be wrong?

Disconnect: Unusual manifestation but might reflect damage to nerves that regulate blood flow to the groin before, during and after sexual arousal. At some point afterward, do his testicles eventually return to their normal size? Recommend evaluation ion by neurologist and possible new brain scan, (MRI/ CT), to compare and see if any changes from original post stroke study ...Read more

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Today I was walking my friend hit me in my balls with a bottle pretty hard and now my penis feels weird. It feels like it shrunk if that makes sense.?

Today I was walking my friend hit me in my balls with a bottle pretty hard and now my penis feels weird. It feels like it shrunk if that makes sense.?

Here are some...: If the pain after the hit became bearable and getting better and better in 1-2 hrs despite maybe seeing possible bruise, that will be okay to wait out with time and patience. If severe unbearable pain last reaching its peak in 30 minutes and staying and lasting..., seek evaluation with scrotal US so to ensure no tension inside testis from its internal bleeding... So, you decide when & how to deal. ...Read more

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I was hit in the balls 6 months ago and my penis has shrunk since then. Also, my testicles! What's wrong?

I was hit in the balls 6 months ago and my penis has shrunk since then. Also, my testicles! What's wrong?

Less likely...: Unlikely for anatomic shrinking to occur. Your tissue cannot regress in that area. It might be your perception but that's hard to tell. Make sure that you are still able to get a normal erection at the normal girth and length. Any chance you lost weight recently or are dehydrated compared to before? ...Read more

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Is my testicular atrophy permanent or reversible? After a month of melatonin use (60mgs) my balls have shrunk over the past 6 months (eggs to grapes.)

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Is my testicular atrophy permanent or reversible? After a month of melatonin use (60mgs) my balls have shrunk over the past 6 months (eggs to grapes.)

Testicular atrophy: Melatonin shouldn't cause testicular atrophy. Only exogenous (outside) Anabolic steroids would do this. Methinks your melatonin was spiked. Check out http://www.Usatoday. Com/story/news/nation/2013/07/25/bodybuilding-supplement-designer-matt-cahill-usa-today-investigation/2568815/ & http://news. Yahoo. Com/fda-warns-vitamin-supplement-containing-steroids-cites-risks-230608083. Html. Btw 60mg is 2 much. ...Read more

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How to write a shrink?

How to write a shrink?

Psychiatrist or : Psychologist? If it is your mental health care professional — they might prefer to talk to you in person rather than through letters or emails. ...Read more

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What are blue balls?

What are blue balls?

Here is my take ...: Blue ball syndrome is referred to feeling ill-defined "irritating" tension / ache in the testes or the sac "resulting from sexual arousal with poor coursing to orgasm. This term first appeared in the US in early 20th Century, have been sporadically discussed in layperson publication or conversation, & finally discussed in a pediatric journal in 2000. Its incidence and reality have not well-defined ...Read more

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I have itchy balls.?

I have itchy balls.?

See below: Likely due to too much moisture. If there is no rash or ulcers, then practice good hygiene and wear breathable fabrics. If there are any abnormalities on the skin, have it looked at by your doctor — it could be an infection. ...Read more

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What are kegel balls for?

Kegel Balls: Kegel balls are used to strengthen pelvic floor & vaginal muscles. ...Read more

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How to stop my balls from hurting?

How to stop my balls from hurting?

Depends: On why your balls are hurting. In young healthy males this is often related to vasocongestion or "blue balls", which can relieved with masturbation. Alternately, too much masturbation will also lead to sore testes. ...Read more

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What is blue balls? What causes it?

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What is blue balls? What causes it?

A slang for...: It refers to men having painful or achy testes in men after prolonged sexual arousal / erection without ejaculation, which is thought as a result of epididymal congestion, but not happening to all men. In fact, it has been not commonly discussed in formal urology education. ...Read more

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What should I do if my balls haven't dropped yet?

What should I do if my balls haven't dropped yet?

See a urologist: Shoul;d have been corrected in early childhood. Hopefully one of them has dropped otherwise you are likely infertile. Also, that both are palpable so that early diagnosis and tretment can be carried out in case one of them develops a tumor. ...Read more

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I ejaculated and then felt like I've been kicked the balls, why!?

I ejaculated and then felt like I've been kicked the balls, why!?

Likely a cramp: Likely a cramp of one of the small muscles along the spermatic cord or nearby. If isolated event, would not worry. If recurrent problem, see a urologist for examination to determine if a problem is present. ...Read more

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Bump on my balls?

See urologist: Mass in the testicular area should be checked out by a urologist. Go see one. ...Read more

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Reason for pain in pennis balls?

Reason for pain in pennis balls?

Here are some...: Refer to the answer to a similar question of yours; thereby, you gain ideas on how to deduce what you should do now and in the future. Further online chat would not bring the answer & help to the point, but wasting personal and public resource, i.e., time and energy. ...Read more

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Could it be my penis has shrunk?

Could it be my penis has shrunk?

No, : But it might have that appearance if you have gained fat in your pubic area. The fat can engulf the base of your penis making it appear shorter. ...Read more

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My balls ache?

My balls ache?

Testicle pain: Your question doesn't provide much detail and there is not history mentioned. The best one can say at this point is to please see your doc to rule out things like hernia and twisting of the cord to the testicle (which is a medical emergency), He/she will clear you or may suggest a urologist. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Pain in balls. Feels like pulling feeling.

Pain in balls. Feels like pulling feeling.

See doctor: For an evaluation as pain is not normal. Could be an infection, a torsion or other cause. ...Read more

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Feels like I've been kicked in the balls pain comes and goes?

Inflammation: This can be caused from several factors such as trauma, chronic epididymitis, cancer, or chronic inflammation of the testicle (orchitis). More uncommon would be an intermittent twisting of the testicle (torsion). An ultrasound showed be performed to evaluate for a treatable cause. ...Read more

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Can my foreskin shrink?

Can my foreskin shrink?

Narrowi is phimosis: The foreskin opening can narrow down especially if traumatized. Can also occur in children and again in old age if penile blood supply is reduced. Foeskin can also appear to shrink in lengh at puberty when the foreskin can retract spontaneously. ...Read more

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Why do men get blue balls?

Why do men get blue balls?

Normal: When a man becomes sexually excited, the arteries carrying blood to the genital area enlarge, while the veins carrying blood from the genital area are more constricted than in the non-aroused state. This uneven blood flow causes an increase in volume of blood trapped in the genitals and contributes to the penis becoming erect and the testicles becoming engorged with blood. ...Read more