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16YR old MALE. Hypogonadism, micropenis. No signs of low testost as of last 2 tests (in '13+'14). Pls help with test etc. 2 get done. I'm on opioids?

16YR old MALE. Hypogonadism, micropenis. No signs of low testost as of last 2 tests (in '13+'14). Pls help with test etc. 2 get done. I'm on opioids?

Although obesity &: opiates can impair testosterone & sperm production, seek referral to an endocrinologist who can find the cause of your congenital or acquired primary (testicular) or secondary (hypothalamic or pituitary) hypogonadism & obesity. After a history & physical, you'll have a Chromosome Analysis, maybe a Chromosomal Microarray, FSH, LH & other hormone levels + other lab & X-ray studies as indicated. ...Read more

Small Penis (Definition)

Small penis is a feature in which a person has a penis appearing too small ...Read more


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17YR old MALE Hypogonadism, micropenis. No signs of low testosterone as of mid '14. Please help with test etc. to ask to b performed. Im on Rx opioids?

17YR old MALE Hypogonadism, micropenis. No signs of low testosterone as of mid '14. Please help with test etc. to ask to b performed. Im on Rx opioids?

Here are some...: Your concerned issues in genital organ/function can not be answered in a 400-letter space, and you should seek a collaborated comprehensive evaluation, treatment, monitoring, & counseling so to reach an optimal help to suit your need. Online sporadic information may adversely add more confusion, fear, and anxiety, instead of help. ...Read more

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What is a micropenis?

What is a micropenis?

Abnormal small penis: Officially 2 1/2 standard deviations smaller than stretched mean erect human size of 12.5cm (5inches), thus ...Read more

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What defines a micropenis?

What defines a micropenis?

Very small penis: Otherwise normal in appearance & not hypospadiac or epispadiac penises which are otherwise abnormal. Size definition is somwhat subjective, but, severely small compared to child's body size. Streched flaccid lenght (pushing down on pubic bone to tip of glans) should be more than 2.5cm in a term or 7 1/2 lb otherwise normal newborn. Below 2.5cm can be considered a micropenis. ...Read more

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Micropenis question can I get my family started?

Micropenis question can I get my family started?

See below: As long as you have normal testicular function. You should not have an impairment of fertility. ...Read more

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What are the options for people with micropenis ?

What are the options for people with micropenis ?

First, see urologist: Micropenis is something an occasional boy is born with. The doctor doing the newborn exam can tell if a penis is tiny. If a penis is normal-sized at birth, his own growth hormone and testosterone keep his penis growing until adulthood. A smaller-than-average penis is normal and not a micropenis, which is really tiny. A true micropenis is cared for by pediatricians, endocrinologists, urologists. ...Read more

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What are the technical determinations for a micropenis?

What are the technical determinations for a micropenis?

Extremely small one: In my opinion, stretched flaccid length from pubis to tip of penis of 2.5 cm. In a full-term baby & less than 4 cm approaching puberty. ...Read more

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What to do if I have a micropenis and can't deal with it?

What to do if I have a micropenis and can't deal with it?

Need supportive help: from a sex counselor, psychologist or psychiatrist with experience in these matters. Also sympathetic partner/s. ...Read more