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Testicle Vein Problems
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
Does inguinal (groin) hernia causes testicular vein dilation or pain & swelling in testicular veins?
It could.: A large enough inguinal hernia can certainly cause testicular pain and can can cause scrotal swelling. I imagine it might also compress or push on the pampiniform veins and exacerbate a clinical varicocele. This complex of symptoms certainly merits medical evaluation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Not likely . . .: Varicoceles might affect sperm production by warming up testes but they won't affect testosterone production. If your pituitary isn't sending out enough lh, your t level might be low. Or if you've had trauma, injury (torsion) or infection (mumps orchitis) that damaged testes, your t level could then be lower than in past. Check w/your family doc to determine cause prior to starting therapy. ...Read more
Swollen left testicle difficulties urinating back pain sperm cord enlarged veins more noticeable in penis and scrotum?
Normal: If you mean the veins on the scrotum (the sac that contains the testes) they can fill up without any pathology. Increased pressure inside the abdomen, such as during straining, can make them more visible at times ...Read more
Compression of left iliac vein as crossed by right iliac artery. Could this be cause for a left sided varicocele? Could it cause testicular pain?
Venous compress: Will, lead to increased collaterals. Even more if DVT occurs. The pampiniform plexus is such a collateral. ...Read more
Scrotal & abdo aching pain both sides. Swollen testis
veins. Uvsound shows no Varicocele, torsion, epididymis, UTI or kidney/appendix infection. What?
Both are vein diseas: Dvt is clotting of the veins in the deep system of the leg, pelvis, or abdomen. It is potentially life-threatening and often causes severe long-term symptoms. Varicocele is a varicose vein of the scrotum caused by failure of the valves in the gonadal vein. It can cause discomfort and/or problems with fertility. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
No, but...: Theoretically, it's unlikely to induce pain on the other side, but similar process for neuralgia possibly occurs on the opposite side of same level of spinal nerves. Yet, before concluding Dx, such pain should be evaluated so to deduce if the contralateral pain is new and unrelated. How to get things done correctly? Follow instructions described in http://www.formefirst.com/eNewsletter06.html. ...Read more
Have may-thurner syndrome and unexplained dampened waveforms in left external iliac vein. Could these affect pampiniform plexus, causing varicoceles?
Can't Help you!: You are way too far ahead of my knowledge and expertise. They say little(health) knowledge is dangerous! so I am unable to help you anymore! ...Read more
Irritation seminal: Seminal vesicle irritation/stimulation/ cremasteric reflex.Get a more detailed answer ›
Had testicular ultrasound .Found hydrocele on both of them.Sometimes feel a lump(like enlarged vein)Could hydrocele press vein causing it to enlarge?
Here are some ...: Reporting the presence of hydrocele around testicles is common from the scrotal US taken for some pain or ache inside scrotum. However, if scrotal contents are still palpable, the reported hydrocele is probably not clinically significant, but an incidental finding. Besides, note: varicose veins (varicocele) above left testis is a known presence up to 15-20% of times. So, ask Doc for detail... ...Read more
How can a big left sided varicocele(grade 3) increase pressure to right renal vein and cause some pain in right testis? (anatomical question)
Unlikely: Varicoceles are common in adolescents 7-15 %. 95% occur on the left side only. This condition is usually without symptoms of discomfort. A grade 3 varicocele may be considered for repair as they can lead to low sperm counts and infertility. If your symptoms are on the right side you should see a PCP or urologist to assess further ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Aching pain in testis and inguinal areas, 3 uvsounds rule out torsion, epididymis & varicocele or abdo problems but discomfort continues after 2 month?
Here are some...: Testicular pain with its highly variable degree, duration, & interval, especially in the young like you, should lead a professional mind to concern about possible intermitternt testicular torsion with detorsion, which requires timely surgical testicular fixation. Scrotal US would not help if not done right at the time of painful attack. More? To http://sick-ask.com/eNewsletter06.html. Best wish... ...Read more
Veins in left testicle pronounced with occasional lower abdomen pain. Can a Varicocele cause prostatitis?
How does big left varicocele affect right testis an cause infertility to men, does the left varicocele decrease function, blood circulation of right?
It can, not always: Good link below on varicocele of the testes. Hope this helps Dr R http://www.healthline.com/health/varicocele#Cause2 ...Read more
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