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Had my infected testicle removed at 14. im curious as to what exactly happened in the surgery, as it was removed from lower abdomen. is there a video?

Had my infected testicle removed at 14. im curious as to what exactly happened in the surgery, as it was removed from lower abdomen. is there a video?

Unlikely to have: video taped best way is request the copy of hospital chart . Most likely surgery you had is due to testicle torsion .One is enough for all purposes including for fertility , you can have silicone testicle inserted to to the scrotum to match other if you are uncomfortable ...Read more

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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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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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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What are the chances of losing a testicle during or after epididymectomy surgery?

What are the chances of losing a testicle during or after epididymectomy surgery?

Rare : This a rare but reported complication of epididymal surgery. Please discuss specifically and thoroughly with your surgeon about his particular outcomes when it comes to this surgery. ...Read more

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How long will it take before I can workout after having surgery due to torsion of the testicle?

How long will it take before I can workout after having surgery due to torsion of the testicle?

Ask your physician.: Typically, recovery is about 4-6 weeks. If there are no complications or residual pain after 4 weeks, you can work out, more lightly at first, to see if you have discomfort. As patients with this condition tend to be younger, healthier, and without many co-morbid conditions, there are few long term problems after this repair. ...Read more

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What to expect after twisted testicle surgery? Is low to mild pain in the other testicle normal?

What to expect after twisted testicle surgery? Is low to mild pain in the other testicle normal?

Torsion: I am glad your torsion was taken care of. Mild pain is to be expected, even for a long time due to the trauma of surgery and the healing. If however it turns into extreme pain be seen. ...Read more

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I am experiencing pain in my left testicle 8 months post hydrocele correction surgery, only at he back of testicle, what should I do?

I am experiencing pain in my left testicle 8 months post hydrocele correction surgery, only at he back of testicle, what should I do?

Testicle Pain: Follow up with your surgeon. This may be a post op complication or could be an infection not related to the surgery. Either way it needs professional evaluation. Good luck, don't delay. ...Read more

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Just found out our 10 year old's left testicle is 10% the size of his right. What are possible causes and is he likely to require surgery?

Just found out our 10 year old's left testicle is 10% the size of his right.  What are possible causes and is he likely to require surgery?

You may need genetic: counseling. If you son has the most likely cause of testicular atrophy, you want to be sure that he does not become stigmatized by learning of the condition. On the other hand, he may benefit greatly by having testosterone therapy to assure that he will be able to have children. Most men affected with Kleinfelter syndrome find out about their diagnosis at a fertility clinic. ...Read more

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Had hydrocele surgery June 1. More comfortable than prior to surgery but testicle still a little more 2x than other one. Does not illuminate?

Had hydrocele  surgery June 1. More comfortable than prior to surgery but testicle still a little more 2x than other one. Does not illuminate?

Normal finding: Part of hydrocele always remains after hydrocele surgery. Fluid is drained & hydrocele sac is inverted & sewn together behind testis (Bottle procedure); some surgeons roll up hydrocele sac (Lord procedure). In both cases testicle will remain larger than other side & may slowly diminish in size with time. This explains why your post surgery testis does not trans-illuminate. Don't be concerned. ...Read more

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I lost a testicle 7 years back(not sure whether it is torsion).. Shall i go for orcheopexy? From when can I resume gyming and exercise after surgery

I lost a testicle 7 years back(not sure whether it is torsion).. Shall i go for orcheopexy? From when can I resume gyming and exercise after surgery

torsion: If you lost your right testicle because of a torsion 7 years ago, you are at risk for torsion in the left testicle and should undergo a left orchidopexy to prevent possible loss of the left testicle. Typical post op recovery is 2 weeks of no strenous activity. ...Read more

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I feel thick tissue benith the cut made for left side hydrocele surgery 2 month back.left testicle looks stuck leftward.Minld pain nd discomfort there?

I feel thick tissue benith the cut made for left side hydrocele surgery 2 month back.left testicle looks stuck leftward.Minld pain nd discomfort there?

Post-op change: Most likely, unless "thick tissue" is expanding. Mild pain & discomfort not unusual, & should settle down with time. In USA anything related to this kind of surgery is included in global fee charged for original surgery for 3 months after operation. Testicle position may remain changed. ...Read more

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Hernia testicles can you die from surgery from it?

Hernia testicles can you die from surgery from it?

Risks: Depends on the situation and your risk factors for surgery. Generally mortality from hernia surgery is very low. ...Read more

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Could torsion testicle surgery lead to low testerone?

Could torsion testicle surgery lead to low testerone?

Possible: If the torsion was severe enough to damage the testicle, testosterone production could be affected from that testicle. ...Read more

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