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Testicles (Definition)

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


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Is enlargement of testicles after varicocele surgery normal and how long it perssist ?

Is enlargement of testicles after varicocele surgery normal and how long it perssist ?

Swelling?: Early postoperatively you'll have some swelling that will be perceived as enlargement. Elevation of the Scerota and cold packs will help. Have proper follow-up with your surgeon to evaluate for any other concerns ...Read more

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How to recover faster after testicle surgery?

How to recover faster after testicle surgery?

Depends: This depends on what you mean by testicle surgery. The general rules for surgery in the scrotal region would be to avoid heavy lifting x 4 weeks, wear a scrotal support for 10 days to 3 weeks. Use ice during the firs 48 hours following surgery. No straining for bowel function or other reasons. Keep area dry and clean daily and gently. ...Read more

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My testicle are shrinking after I had surgery is this healthy?

My testicle are shrinking after I had surgery is this healthy?

What surgery?: Testicles are not supposed to "shrink" after surgery. What surgery are you referring to? Please be more specific to get a better answer . ...Read more

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I only have one testicle thats dropped, do I need to seek professional help/surgery?

I only have one testicle thats dropped, do I need to seek professional help/surgery?

One Testicle: Yes. If your pediatrician when you were young did not deal with this then someone now needs to make sure this testicle is surgically removed or does not have a risk for becoming a tumor. A good men's health expert or a urologist would be a good place to start. ...Read more

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My son 6 he went threw surgery at 2yr his left testicle was removed will he have problems when hes older should I tell him now to b careful uonl have1?

My son 6 he went threw surgery at 2yr his left testicle was removed will he have problems when hes older should I tell him now to b careful uonl have1?

One testes: This topic is often debated in the pedi world, if a kid has one kidney or one testes should the child engage in contact sports....I think this is a personal decision of the parent and eventually the child....At some point in our lives we opt to take risks...Some large and some small...I personally would do anything differently but take to precautions normally taken, proper equipment...Etc. ...Read more

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I don't have any sick leave time, is it safe to return to work after getting surgery on testicle? Or should I rest? I push buggies at a food market.

Unclear: Best to not lift anything heavy for 3-4 weeks after the surgery (while healing) but depends on type of surgery; you should ask your surgeon. ...Read more

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Why is my testicle still hard after hydrocele surgery is the ok?

Very common: It can take several months for the testicle and its surrounding tissues to soften up after hydrocele repair. There are a number of reasons including edema (swelling) in the surgical area, thickness of the tunica vaginalis that was partially removed; some reabsorbing blood, size of the hydrocele, was the spermatic cord involved, etc. Give it time. ...Read more

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