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My testicles seem to have gotten really big in the past few years, and low.....I'm 23. Also muscle weakness, not feeling great, could be related?
Absolutely: Enlarging testicles can be due to a pathological process that impaired testicular function, which could mean low testosterone, which would bring loss of libido and erectile dysfunction first, but then muscle weakness and fatigue/low energy and spirits subsequently. Get a urologist work up first. Then endocrine next. ...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
Its said MRI is good in evaluating soft tissues in pelvis.So can it be used 2 diagnose weakness of abdominal wall in advance that can lead 2 hernia?
Can't predict : While there may be a weakness there, there is currently no information about the likelihood this will become a hernia. I advise patients with a weakness only to carry on about there lives without restriction or worry. If they are having a her is repair on one side, and a weakness on the other, i usually repair both sides laparoscopically. Hope this helps! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can a spinal tumor filling the left half of thecal sac at L4 cause flares of pain in lower left pelvis along with exacerbations of stress incontinence and GI problems but no weakness in left leg?
Is constipation and leg weakness a common sign or symptom of testicular torsion?does the testicle hurt when touched?
Possible reasons groin /testicle pain cause constipation,diarrhoea,weakness,brain fog,white tongue. All Pelvis xray,bloods,stool samples clear.
'i have swollen right testicle but there is no pain. Not sure what''s wrong but what should I do?'
Posible hydrocele: This is a fluid sac around testicle. However painless testicular swelling or lump must be considered possible cancer until proven otherwise. Scrotal ultrasound will provide the answer. Your local urologist can advise, diagnose and treat any testicular swelling. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What do I do? I am in my late 22's and my left testicle shrunk i been tryin get my wife pregnant but nothing?
What cell types make up the majority of a testicle? Sperm? Sertoli? Leydig? Also could you give approximate %s?
Testicles: Lydig Cells are the most prevalent in terms of numbers Curtail cells are less in number but bigger in size. The functions of each are different and in terms of total function, it is irrelevant what percentage of cells is higher than the other. Sperm cells are produce in the tubules of the testicles. It is a curious question with not many clinical application save in special circumstances ...Read more
I have 2 lumps above each testicle, and they both move around, but seem to stay on the top area of each one. Does this sound familiar? Also should I s
Bump on testicle: I have 2 lumps above each testicle, and they both move around, but seem to stay on the top area of each one. Does this sound familiar? Also should I s ANS: suspect you are feeling your vas defferens. Google for images. Bumps in testicles should always be checked with your Dr.Caught early cancer of testis is curable. ...Read more
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
Yes: you should be evaluated by doctor to find the cause,it could be infection ,trauma,tumor., ...Read more
Testis pain = see Dr: Testicle pain means a trip to the doctor right away because a 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 of 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 a clinic or ER doctor is needed. ...Read more
Here are some ...: Largely, surgery on testicles is safe under experienced hands. For the diseases directly related with testis such as possible its cancer or undescented testis or communicating hydrocele, the procedure is done through inguinal incision; for disorders indirectly related with testis such as hydrocele, spermatocele, torsion of tesis or appendages, its traumatic rupture, via scrotal incision. But, safe ...Read more