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Testicle Damage From Cycling
Yest, it would ...: Depriving circulation from testicular torsion leads to expected tissue damage with ischemia. Besides, for unclear reason, some damage to sperm producing ability may happen to the contralateral testis. So, professional awareness and timely action are the essence of caring for testicular torsion. ...Read more
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
A friend recently told that one of his testicle hangs really low after accidental damage from bike?can injuries damage cremaster muscle permanently?
Here are some...: Most likely, his lower positioning testicle has been lifelong leading to proneness getting injury. Anatomically, it's impossible to get a deep isolated injury to cremateric muscle with bike accident. More? Ask urologist timely. For now, leave it alone as long as not bothering him. ...Read more
Can residual inflammation or damage from epiddymitis on the testicle muscle be seen on ultrasound?
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No and No: There is no evidence that cycling is a cause of testicular cancer. As this is a cancer most common in young men it may seem like there is a correlation, but no, cycling does not increase the risk of cancer. Testosterone use will make ones own testicles less active, which may be important, but it does not cause testicular cancer. In certain settings it may be linked to prostate cancer. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Scrotal hematoma: THis is not a cause of testis atrophy. However injury to the testis its-self can cause atrophy. ...Read more
No: You might be not is likely to be able to conceive for a while, when there is no long term damage to the "mechanism", unless testicles are really "cooked", which is unlikely in jacuzzi. ...Read more
Can i stop the pain and thumping from nerve damage that occured from a car accident ? Head on collision, broken leg and ankle.
Pain control: Are you certain the cause of pain is nerve damage? Pain and thumping suggest an injury to muscle, joint or bone. Sometimes when nerves are injured they cause a feeling of burning, shocking or tingling. The pain of these two conditions is treated differently. Many pain medicines help with orthopedic injuries, gabapentin and amitriptyline sometimes help nerve pain. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
How long should one abstain from intense exercise (prof athlete caliber) while recovering from a ruptured ovarian cyst?
Damaged nerves in testicles and legs, can this impact fertility? Assuming all structures are normal thus far, but no nerve supply to scrotum.
Yes, but...: Steroids decrease inflammation and therefore help to decrease pain associated with injury or surgery. While a steroid injection or oral steroids may help decrease symptoms, they will not restore cartilage or reverse/prevent arthritis. Nonetheless, they can be helpful if used judiciously to "jumpstart" your recovery. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
If there was still blood flow during testicular torsion could the testicle survive? Or any amount of testicular torsion causes it to die after 24hr?
Popping sensation in ribs/sternum. Associated minor pain. Caused by injury from large impact. Will this go away eventually?
Went from approx. 80 mph to 30 mph fast. Didn't hit anything, wearing seatbelt. Possible internal organ/ brain damage? In no pain 1.5 hours later.
Can Growth Hormone therapy aid in recovering from sustained neuropathy? Or mild nerve damage?. Expert opinions only please.
Can masturbating by repetitively squeezing penis between legs cause damage to reproductive organs/ability?
Nope!: Though it's not the usual method. That's why the slang for it is called a "hand job" not a "leg job". If you do it the old fashioned way it is probably more enjoyable. I'm trying to picture you doing it between your legs. Did you suffer a terrible injury where you have lost your arms or hands? As they say, "chacon a son gout". ...Read more