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There is a swalling in my right testicle &sometimes its paining. My back is also paining. From which disease I am suffering?
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
My left testicle is hurting everytime my partners play with it. Ihave been suffering this for 10 years. But when I massage it, it doesn't hurt me.
Hi, good evening, I'm suffering from spermatocele cyst in the size of 34mm in the right testicle and a 7mm cyst in left testicle, do I have to remove it?
No: These are anatomical anomalies, of no clinical significance. You can leave them alone. ...Read more
Hello, I had pain in left tesicle testicle months ago plus somthing like a bag of worms behind, now am suffering from burning sesnsation in area, help?
Varicocoel: Palpating a varicocoel is likened to feeling a bag of worms. Get into the urologist for this issue and assure that is what it is. Best wishes. ...Read more
I had a problem of cysts on my testicles ////.iam suffering from this for last 3 years, .......plz help me in this..
Here are some. ..: What you described probably represents the occurrence of sebaceous cysts in the scrotal wall, instead in the testes. If so, leave them alone as long as being mentally and physically comfortable. But, occasionally, active care may be required if infection occurs to them. For details, ask Doc timely. ...Read more
How can I go about having my testicles removed. I've been suffering pain and discomfort for a number of years, I have been to doctors but always too n?
Need evaluation: Removing your testicles is likely not needed but you need further evaluation to determine the cause of your pain. ...Read more
I am suffering with low intermittent pain in left testicle, left part of groin and left tip of penis, what could be the cause?
I am suffering from testicle pain from the last 5months. I was tested with urin, blood test, and scanning too. But no wrong in that. Pls give advice.
Here are some...: Glad, up to this time, all tests failed to show anything wrong. Clinically, more info on the onset, duration, interval, progress, evolution, resolution, and possible other related symptoms such as lower back, hip ache, etc. Could be useful because intermittent testicular torsion may manifest a high variation in the symptoms as mentioned, & its diagnosis heavily relies on high professional acuity.. ...Read more
The sizes of my testicles are not same. I occasionally suffer from a pain in my groin area including my upper thighs. Am I suffering from hernia?
I was suffering from pain in my right testicle. The doctor prescribed me moxifloxacin which worked. Now I am not having pain in testicle but in groin.
Please let both: Your parents and your doctors know that you are now having a change in your symptoms. Does the area in your groin have swollen, tender lumps? ...Read more
I am suffering wth testicle hanging on cremaster muscle. From past 4 years so is it effects my sexual life & infertility problems? Tell me the solution
Jockstrap may help: You should see your urologist. This is not dangerous. Support of the testicle with jockey shorts or a jockstrap may help. ...Read more
Left varicocele surgery done 2 years ago. Suffering from LUTS. Conditions improved from FLOMAX (tamsulosin) but feeling warm in my left testicle side.
Some reasons...: True testicle pain means a trip to the doctor right away because the testicle's blood supply can be twisted off (called torsion). When that happens, the testicle can die. Other causes of testicle pain include trauma, infection, twisting off an appendix of a testicle (a small lump next to a testicle), etc... Since one usually cannot tell if his testicle is twisted, an exam by the doctor is needed. ...Read more
No: No, you cannot grow a third testicle. However, you can develop a benign cyst or a tumor that may mimic a third testicle. If a "third" testicle is identified, this should be evaluated by your doctor to do appropriate testing to determine if this is a benign condition or possible malignancy. ...Read more
Possible tumor: A hard enlarged testicle is cancer until proven otherwise. Soft enlargement of the scrotum can be due to a hydrocele (fluid around the testis) also both can coexist. Have your dr. Order a scrotal ultrasound to find out. Testis tumors have a very high cure rate, but, the sooner they are diagnosed and treated the better. ...Read more
Very unusual: Testicles do not split in 2. Maybe have a cyst of epididymis which feels like a second testis, or head of epididymis is separate from testis ; feels like a "split". Double testicles on one or both sides can occur but are extremely rare. ...Read more
Temperature.: A retractile testicle moves closer to the body as a means to control the temperature inside the testis. The action is performed by the cremasteric muscle which surrounds the testic and spermatic cord. In children, the presence of open channel could allow a retractile testis to move up into the abdominal cavity. This should be evaluated by a physician. ...Read more
You may feel a lump or swelling with or without pain, on self examination or at time of physical exam and other by your doctor, confirmed by ultrasound exam and blood test for aft (alphafetoprotein);hcg (human chorionic gonadotropin) level rise in blood, and other blood tests like ldh (lactate dehydrogenase) rise
biopsy is not necessary as diagnosis can be made by ultrasound and tumor markers. ...Read more
Left testicle pain: Pain in the left testis can be caused by several problems including infection, musculoskeletal strain, trauma, varicocele, nerve issues and many more. Best bet is to see your pcp or a urologist. Remedies include rest, antibiotics, anti-inflammatories, ultrasound, x-ray tests and surgery. ...Read more