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Does the ilioinguinal and iliohypogastric nerves enters through the processus vaginalis along with vas deferens in the inguinal canal in males?

Does the ilioinguinal and iliohypogastric nerves enters through the processus vaginalis along with vas deferens in the inguinal canal in males?

No: The ilioinguinal nerve is the inferior branch of the iliohypogastric nerve. In the inguinal canal they enter posterior to the processus vaginalis. The pv closes off early in life, so nothing really goes through it. ...Read more

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How is gardnerella vaginalis treated?

How is gardnerella vaginalis treated?

Antibiotics: Bacterial vaginosis is an overgrowth of normal bacteria in the vagina that can cause symptoms. It is usually treated with antibiotics. The most common type is flagyl. ...Read more

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With orchiopexy do you suture through the tunica albuginea of the testicle?

With orchiopexy do you suture through the tunica albuginea of the testicle?

NO , usually: In most commonly used technique , spermatic cord is lengthened a pouch is created between skin and dortois muscle placed with out twisting inside the pouch usually no stitch is needed , if suture is needed not into testicular tissue. ...Read more

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In an inguinal hernia, does the intestine enter through the processus vaginalis or can the abdominal contents enter the inguinal canal via some other way?

In an inguinal hernia, does the intestine enter through the processus vaginalis or can the abdominal contents enter the inguinal canal via some other way?

Both: Indirect inguinal hernia is through where the processus vaginalis was or is. Direct inguinal hernias come directly through the muscular floor of the inguinal canal. Femoral hernias come through the space next to the main blood vessels to the leg. Colelctively, this area is known as the myopectineal orifice. Thanks for asking! ...Read more

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Could gardnerrella vaginallis be transmitted through anal intercourse?

Could gardnerrella vaginallis be transmitted through anal intercourse?

Gardenella: this is not considered a pathogen when introduced into the anus. So not considered to be a probelm. ...Read more

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Scrotal pain in the vas deferans--can it be torsion?

Scrotal pain in the vas deferans--can it be torsion?

Scrotal pain: This question can't be answered properly on this forum. I recommend that you seek immediate medical attention to ensure that you don't have torsion. Torsion is time-sensitive and can only be diagnosed by physical exam and either a scrotal ultrasound or testicular scan. Seek immediate medical attention is my best advice to you. www.peedoc.com @drhtay. ...Read more

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Does bacteria always infect the prostate/bladder when the vas deferens and epididymis is infected?

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Does bacteria always infect the prostate/bladder when the vas deferens and epididymis is infected?

Here are some...: Almost all the men with infection in epididymis and vas are a direct extension from bladder and urethra to prostate, vas deferens, epididymis, and eventually to tesis, which is applicable for bacterial UTI or STD-related urethritis. Timely diagnosis with properly treatment will shorten the disease course and mitigate the related sequential injury/destruction to the infected tissues. ...Read more

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What is non-gonococcal urethritis {ngu}?

What is non-gonococcal urethritis {ngu}?

Urethral irritation: Usually, an infection of the urethra. Often refers to chlamydia. ...Read more

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Is the inguinal ligament connected to the scrotum in males?

Is the inguinal ligament connected to the scrotum in males?

NO: Inguinal ligament is not connected to scrotum , testis descends from rctroperitonial abdominal cavity into scrotum in front of inguinal ligament with out any ' connection ' ...Read more

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Feel pain in prostate.Semen culture resut:growth of staphylococcus aureus. Trans rectal usg result : engorged periprostatic venous plexus is noted?

Feel pain in prostate.Semen culture resut:growth of staphylococcus aureus. Trans rectal usg result : engorged periprostatic venous plexus is noted?

prostatitis: You need treatment for prostatitis. See your urologist for therapy. Not sure of significance of periprostatic venous plexus. ...Read more

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What is a complex scrotal cyst? Inside the sac

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What is a complex scrotal cyst? Inside the sac

Here are some ...: Complex intrascrotal cyst is an ultrasonographic descriptive term to denote a fluid-filled space with some unclear fillers or septum such as proteinaceous, blood clot, or calcified wall, etc. as shown in scrotal US taken for assessing scrotal pain or / & swelling... Nonetheless, the combo of detailed Hx + physicals + tests as needed is still essential for reaching correct Dx for right Rx / F/U... ...Read more

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Pearly penile papulus and hirsuties papillaris genitalis, hirsuties coronae glandis. Are they the same?

Pearly penile papulus and hirsuties papillaris genitalis, hirsuties coronae glandis. Are they the same?

Pearly papules: Pearly penile papules are tiny bumps that ring the rim of the penis head. They are typically flesh-colored or a little lighter and have a smooth dome shape. Interestingly, they also seem to form in organized rows, like a string of pearls. There are no harmful effects other than some possible sensitivity that may be uncomfortable during sex or other activities. They are the same. ...Read more

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Does ductus deferens attach to urethra or prostate gland?

Does ductus deferens attach to urethra or prostate gland?

Prostate: It enters through the prostate. Remember the prostate is like a donut. The donut hole is part of the urethra, called the prostatic urethra. ...Read more

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Undescended testicles in inguinal canal cause infertility?

Undescended testicles in inguinal canal cause infertility?

Possibly: Men who have both testes undescended in inguinal canal will almost definitely be infertile. However most men with a single fully descended testis are fertile, even if the opposite testiscle is in the inguinal canal. ...Read more

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Epididymitis orchitis or testicular torsion, what's the difference?

Epididymitis orchitis or testicular torsion, what's the difference?

Some are...: - age: torsion tends to be around puberty vs peididymits/orchitis, in young sexually active adults;std-related. - hx: torsion - acute onset and fast progress vs epididymits - slower progressive course. - voiding sx: none in torsion vs more in epididymits. - ua: normal in torsion vs pyuria in eoididymitis. - timely doppler us: torsion with poor a. Flow vs diffuse increase flow in epididymits. ...Read more

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Undescended testicles bilaterally , testicles identified in the inguinal canal?

Undescended testicles bilaterally , testicles identified in the inguinal canal?

Undescended testicle: Depends on the age of the child 0-6months do nothing, observe for spontanoub descent at 6 months if both are still undescended and palpable you may try HCG hormone shots , (the dose is based on the weight ). There is 25-30% chance of response. Alternatively bilateral orchidopexy (surgery) is reccomended, the testicles should be in the scrotal sac by one year of age. ...Read more

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Is encysted hydrocele of the cord painful?

Is encysted hydrocele of the cord painful?

Not usually: A hydrocele (abnormal fluid collection in the scrotum) is usually not painful but, if large enough, can cause aching, pressure, and discomfort, especially when wearing tight clothing or when physically active. ...Read more

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Can male ejaculation cause vaginal bacteria infection?

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Can male ejaculation cause vaginal bacteria infection?

Here are some ...: Semen can transmit STDs such as HIV, Hep-B & C, trichomonas but not bacterial vaginitis. However, sexual intercourse can bring the existing bacteria into vagina. Fortunately, the wonder of Nature / God imbeds females with strong defense mechanism to make the brought-in bacteria unable to survive but sperms to survive for fertilizing the waiting egg, except a few. ...Read more

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