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Small Testes (Overview)

Testicular size widely varies among adult males with an average volume of some 31 ml-maybe ranging from 12 to 55 ml as empirically calculated with a formula of D1 x D2 x D3 x 0.71. In general, the size does not matter as long as being adequate for developing male sex characteristics, maintaining sex desire and energy for daily living, and producing enough count of sperms.


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I cannot have sex with my boyfriend, his penis is only 3 inches and does not reach into my vagina. What caused it to be small? Testes are normal.

I cannot have sex with my boyfriend, his penis is only 3 inches and does not reach into my vagina. What caused it to be small? Testes are normal.

Small penis: If everything else about your boyfriend is normal - testicles, hair distribution, height, etc - the cause usually is low testosterone levels in the later part of pregnancy that he was exposed to. It happened a long time ago. There are surgeries to correct this problem, but unfortunately they are not always successful. A urologist could give him whatever options there would be. ...Read more

Small Testes (Overview)

Testicular size widely varies among adult males with an average volume of some 31 ml-maybe ranging from 12 to 55 ml as empirically calculated with a formula of D1 x D2 x D3 x 0.71. In general, the size does not matter as long as being adequate for developing male sex characteristics, maintaining sex desire and energy for daily living, and producing enough count of sperms.


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Other than low testosterone, what could small testes mean?

Other than low testosterone, what could small testes mean?

Can be normal: Normal testes can be quite small yet function normally. Small testes can be a sign of klinefelters syndrome or past history of mumps orchitis. Can sometimes mean impaired testosterone or sperm production. Which in turn can result in reduced or absent libido, reduced strength or drive or fertility. ...Read more

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What are the reasons for small testes please tel in detail?

What are the reasons for small testes please tel in detail?

Get it checked.: Testicular atrophy, testicular torsion, or resolution of a severe testicular infection (orchitis) can lead to a decrease in testicular size. These are usually limited to one side. The enlargement of one testicle by a mass, or enlargement of the scrotum by fluid (hydrocele) may make the testis appear smaller. If you notice a change in the size of either testicle, see a urologist for evaluation. ...Read more

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I'm azoospermic and my testosterone is low nd have small testes so doctor has prescribed me anastrazole for the treatment ;wat are the adverse effects?

I'm azoospermic and my testosterone is low nd have small testes so doctor has prescribed me anastrazole for the treatment ;wat are the adverse effects?

Monimal: It can cause lowering of HDL cholesterol, may worsen bone density if you're on it for over a year. If your testes are small, it may not work. Did you get genetic testing? ...Read more

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What causes low testosterone in men. You say it is not small testes?

What causes low testosterone in men. You say it is not small testes?

Many causes: There are many causes for low testosterone. They include testicular atrophy (small testes that develop), testicular dysgenesis (a genetic illness), stress, diabetes, alcoholism, marijuana use- to mention a few. You should see your physician to sort this out. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Small testes?

What is the definition or description of: Small testes?

Here are some...: Testicular size widely varies among adult males with an average volume of some 31 ml-maybe ranging from 12 to 55 ml as empirically calculated with a formula of D1 x D2 x D3 x 0.71. In general, the size does not matter as long as being adequate for developing male sex characteristics, maintaining sex desire and energy for daily living, and producing enough count of sperms. ...Read more

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What are the reasons for small testes please tel in detail?

Get it checked.: Testicular atrophy, testicular torsion, or resolution of a severe testicular infection (orchitis) can lead to a decrease in testicular size. These are usually limited to one side. The enlargement of one testicle by a mass, or enlargement of the scrotum by fluid (hydrocele) may make the testis appear smaller. If you notice a change in the size of either testicle, see a urologist for evaluation. ...Read more

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If I have small testes do I have klinefelter's?

If I have small testes do I have klinefelter's?

Most men with small: Testes do not have klinefelter's syndrome. Normal testes come in various sizes, from very small to very large. Chromosome analysis, if necessary would give you the answer. Good luck. ...Read more

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I have very small testes, one in particular feels not much bigger than a jelly bean. This problem has destroyed my life, what can I do?

I have very small testes, one in particular feels not much bigger than a jelly bean. This problem has destroyed my life, what can I do?

Small testicle: I recommend you see a urologist. You might be able to get a prosthetic testicle. You should also be evaluated to make sure you are otherwise healthy. My impression is that you might also benefit from a visit with a therapist to work through the part about this destroying your life. ...Read more

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I am experiencing small testes. The following also describe me: Very late puberty and Abnormally small penis. What should I do?

I am experiencing small testes. The following also describe me: Very late puberty and Abnormally small penis. What should I do?

Doctor can evaluate: One's regular pediatrician, a pediatric endocrinologist, or an adolescent medicine doctor all have experience with the normal development of boys to men. One concern is whether or not there is low sex hormones. Sometimes, a smaller penis is normal or may run in the family. Chromosomal analysis is sometimes done to see if there is a genetic cause. A pediatric urologist can also help. ...Read more

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Other than low testosterone, what could small testes mean?

Can be normal: Normal testes can be quite small yet function normally. Small testes can be a sign of klinefelters syndrome or past history of mumps orchitis. Can sometimes mean impaired testosterone or sperm production. Which in turn can result in reduced or absent libido, reduced strength or drive or fertility. ...Read more

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What causes low testosterone in men. You say it is not small testes?

Many causes: There are many causes for low testosterone. They include testicular atrophy (small testes that develop), testicular dysgenesis (a genetic illness), stress, diabetes, alcoholism, marijuana use- to mention a few. You should see your physician to sort this out. ...Read more

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I cannot have sex with my boyfriend, his penis is only 3 inches and does not reach into my vagina. What caused it to be small? Testes are normal.

Small penis: If everything else about your boyfriend is normal - testicles, hair distribution, height, etc - the cause usually is low testosterone levels in the later part of pregnancy that he was exposed to. It happened a long time ago. There are surgeries to correct this problem, but unfortunately they are not always successful. A urologist could give him whatever options there would be. ...Read more

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Can zinc deficiency results in small testes and white spots on my fingers?

Can zinc deficiency results in small testes and white spots on my fingers?

Possibly: Zinc deficiency is associated delayed sexual maturation ; hypogonadism (small testes) in males as well as reduced testosterone production ; blood levels. Skin lesions are also reported. ...Read more

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Male FSH 42high. Testosterone normal. Small testes 6ml. No sperm. Doc suspect puberty problem. Any other hope/test to consider? Tese?

Male FSH 42high. Testosterone normal. Small testes 6ml. No sperm. Doc suspect puberty problem. Any other hope/test to consider? Tese?

Primary hypogonadism: Could be sertoli-cell-only sydrome or mutation of fsh receptor gene, both rare but could explain your problem. +ve test for inhibin b would indicate presence of spermatogenesis ; slightly increase chance of successfully achieving pregnancy w tese. Have u had a chromosme analysis? An unusual form of klinefelter syndrome might give this picture, however testosterone is usually low with this syndrome. ...Read more

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Small testes, Enlarged male breasts. Azoospermia, histopathology done shows Sertoli cell only syndrome Fsh 20.37mIU/ml LH 11.87mIU/ml Test2.52ng/ml?

See edocrinologist: This sounds like an endocrine problem that needs a good work up and then treatment depending on your needs and goals. An endocrinologist or Urologist with experience in endocrine problems is your best bet. You may need to go to Rome or Paris etc to find the specialist. ...Read more

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I'm azoospermic and my testosterone is low nd have small testes so doctor has prescribed me anastrazole for the treatment ;wat are the adverse effects?

Monimal: It can cause lowering of HDL cholesterol, may worsen bone density if you're on it for over a year. If your testes are small, it may not work. Did you get genetic testing? ...Read more

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Symptomes: abdominal obesity, baldness, brachydactyly, depression, low energy level, muscle twitching, small penis, small testes. What doctor to see?

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Symptomes: abdominal obesity, baldness, brachydactyly, depression, low energy level, muscle twitching, small penis, small testes. What doctor to see?

Genetic/Endocrine?: First get thorough medical workup by a family physician (internal medicine), then further referrals depending on outcome. ...Read more

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;i had got mumps when I was small. Report say testes are small nd there is varicocele in left;can the size of teste decrease after marriage at age 24?

;i had got mumps when I was small. Report say testes are small nd there is varicocele in left;can the size of teste decrease after marriage at age 24?

Could: Though it sounds like this has already happened. Mumps can cause problems with sperm and testosterone production. If you and your wife contemplate children have it checked out by an endocrinologist now. ...Read more

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Doc what causes burning sensation at tip of penis? Also I did an ultra sound and I have 2 small cycts on testes.

Doc what causes burning sensation at tip of penis? Also I did an ultra sound and I have 2 small cycts on testes.

Burning penis: You MAY have an infection. Please see your doc to identify/clear it up if it is there. A urologist will tell you weather you need to have anything done about the cysts. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Who do I feel small lumps behind my testes?

Who do I feel small lumps behind my testes?

Unclear...: Do you mean who you should see for feeling small lumps behind your testes? If so, see urologist of choice. To sort out all concerns correctly for good care, follow instruction in articles listed in http://www. Formefirst. Com/onSexLife-ED-CareOptions. Html. More? Contact me at www/Hea;thtap. Com/dr-Lin with RQPWJC to log in for appointments. Best wish to health. ...Read more

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I got married at the age of 24;i had got mumps when I was small at age of 10-12 nd my testes are small so can the testes decrease after marriage?

I got married at the age of 24;i had got mumps when I was small at age of 10-12 nd my testes are small so can the testes decrease after marriage?

Mumps: The size of your testes maybe normal but a urologist can measure them to confirm. Testicular size attained after puberty rarely reduce in size unelss you have a varicocele, etc. ...Read more

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I have a 1 solid lump in my right and left testes (a small tiny lump in my epididymis) what is that? Pls help

I have a 1 solid lump in my right and left testes (a small tiny lump in my epididymis) what is that? Pls help

Here are some. ..: To define the causes and clinical significance of lumps in testes / epididymides should be defined by thorough pro-evaluation with analyzing detailed info on the onset, degree, duration, evolution, & progress of these lumps and their potentially related symptoms over time + physical inspection and palpation by experienced hands + tests such Doppler US timely so to deduce right Dx for right care. ...Read more

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Small pimples in my testes around 60-70 they don't pain or itch is this normal? How can I get cured? Pls help

Small pimples in my testes around 60-70 they don't pain or itch is this normal? How can I get cured? Pls help

Normal: Almost always these are just hair follicles and are normal. If you are very concerned go see a urologist. ...Read more

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My FSH is 51.5, testosteron 432.0.Testes looks small. Histopathology report reveals seminiferous tubules with a few spermatozoa.31years, married of 2year?

Sperm retrieval: This points towards testicular failure. However, their is still some sperm production. Based on that, you can try to conceive via in vitro fertilization. Sperm will need to be retrieved from the testes and directly injected into the egg (icsi). Good luck. ...Read more

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One enlarged testes the size of a small orange!

One enlarged testes the size of a small orange!

Here are some. ..: Very likely you may have so-called hydrocele. Nonetheless, bring the info on the onset, degree, duration, evolution, and progress of scrotal swelling and its potentially related symptoms over time to the Doc for analysis + physical exam + tests as needed such as US so to deduce possible Dx for reasonable Rx / care / counseling. ...Read more

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My left testes is bigger than my right one. My left testes is shaped like a small egg, and my right is twice the size of a marble. I am 16. Is this ok?

My left testes is bigger than my right one. My left testes is shaped like a small egg, and my right is twice the size of a marble. I am 16. Is this ok?

Depends: To secure a symmetry is not normal. If this asymmetry has been present since birth that is certainly less worrisome. I would recommend you have a physical examination by a urologist and a scrotal scrotal ultrasound. ...Read more