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What can cause the epididymis to be hard?

What can cause the epididymis to be hard?

Could be cyst: but it will not be 'hard' Any testicular mass needs to be evaluated by trained professional ( physician ) to make sure is not a testicular tumor must see your doctor . ...Read more

Epididymis (Definition)

"didymus" is greek for "twin", and these are the cords that hang adjacent to (usually behind) the testes to mature ...Read more


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Is it normal to be able to see your own epididymis?

Is it normal to be able to see your own epididymis?

No: As it is a small soft structure within the scrotum, it is hard to see it. It can be felt if swollen or inflamed. ...Read more

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How long does it take till your epididymis fills up?

How long does it take till your epididymis fills up?

About 2 weeks: After clearing the epididymis with multiple ejaculations, and after about 2 weeks of abstinence spermatozoa have been shown to appear in the urine. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: epididymis?

What is the definition or description of: epididymis?

Next to the "twins": "didymus" is greek for "twin", and these are the cords that hang adjacent to (usually behind) the testes to mature and carry sperm outward. ...Read more

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What the the epididymis feel like andvis it in every male?

Here is ...: Epididymis is an elongated lump between testis and vas deferens, consists of a 15-20 feet long convoluted tubules for sperms to pass and mature (in10-12 days), and it usually hugs / attaches right onto the posterior aspect of testis. If you want to look at its pic, type "pic of epididymis" to search online. ...Read more

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Is it normal if my epididymis was bigger on left than the right?

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Is it normal if my epididymis was bigger on left than the right?

Here is ...: Yes, don't worry about some inequality between both of a paired organs such as kidneys, ureters, testes, epididymides, vas deferens, erc. since none of paired organs have ever been born perfectly even in shape. So, that is normal variation. ...Read more

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Is epididymis normal , does it couse anything if not to remove ?

Epididymis: This a normal structure of the male reproductive system ( coiled tube that connect the testes to the vas deferens), sperm goes through the epididymis. ...Read more

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I've had chronic epididymis pain for years now. How can I get this dealt with?

Possible surgery: Sadly, chronic epididymitis present for that long, is not likely to go away. Many men respond for varying periods of time to antibiotic treatment. Some will get temporary improvement to a spermatic cord block. The last resort would be surgical epididymectomy. Although this may diminish fertility, it shouldn't affect other testicular function. (testosterone). ...Read more