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6 month oldboy.bilat.intrabd testes.laproscopic orchiepexy suggested.whats the success rate of procedue and %of becoming father later.u/s shows testes?

6 month oldboy.bilat.intrabd testes.laproscopic orchiepexy suggested.whats the success rate of procedue and %of becoming father later.u/s shows testes?

Should correct: Laporoscopic orchipexy is done to treat undescended testicles (cryptorchidism)that do not move down into scrotum on their own.Treating undescended testicle when your son is still a baby may lower the risk of complications later in life, such as infertility and testicular cancer.Complications of surgery are rare, but no procedure is completely free of risk. Fertility 100% with co 1 testicle, 65% 2. ...Read more

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Are testes hypertonic hypotonic or isotonic?

Question is unclear: Please elaborate. Tonicity usually refers to muscles & testes aren't muscles. ...Read more

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Is it safe to use purell on your testes?

Is it safe to use purell on your testes?

Don't recommend it.: The skin of the scrotum is robust enough for a skin cleanser like purell, but i would advise against it as an overly moist environment can actually worsen hygeine of the male genitals. Purell is unlikely to be effective at preventing urinary tract and sexually transmitted infections. Clean and dry is best for the area. ...Read more

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Can guys feel their testes moving in the sac?

Can guys feel their testes moving in the sac?

Yes: And this is normal. The cremasteric reflex can induce movement of a testicle, upward initially and then downward. ...Read more

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One enlarged testes the size of a small orange !

One enlarged testes the size of a small orange !

Here are some ...: Very likely you may have so-called hydrocele. Nonetheless, bring the info on the onset, degree, duration, evolution, and progress of scrotal swelling and its potentially related symptoms over time to the Doc for analysis + physical exam + tests as needed such as US so to deduce possible Dx for reasonable Rx / care / counseling. ...Read more

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Is it?Safe to wash your testes with very very cold water?

Is it?Safe to wash your testes with very very cold water?

Hmmm...: I don't believe there have been any studies on this. My instincts tell me it is probably just fine although I do wonder why you would want to wash your testes with very very cold water. ...Read more

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Can you wait to treat undescended testes? If so, how long?

Can you wait to treat undescended testes? If so, how long?

1 year: Approximately 10% of patients may see appreciable descent of undescended testes in the first year of life. Thereafter we tend to recommend surgical repair as they dont descend further by themselves. ...Read more

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Why is it that men without testes have high pitched voice?

Why is it that men without testes have high pitched voice?

Castrati: The male voice deepens at puberty because the male hormone (testosterone) changes the shape and tension on the vocal folds, which generate the voice. Without it, the voice remains high. There are treatments which can be prescribed ranging from hormone therapy to surgery to deepen the voice. Check with a primary care provider and/or a laryngologist for options. ...Read more

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What are the reasons for small testes please tel in detail?

What are the reasons for small testes please tel in detail?

Get it checked.: Testicular atrophy, testicular torsion, or resolution of a severe testicular infection (orchitis) can lead to a decrease in testicular size. These are usually limited to one side. The enlargement of one testicle by a mass, or enlargement of the scrotum by fluid (hydrocele) may make the testis appear smaller.If you notice a change in the size of either testicle, see a urologist for evaluation. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Testes inflammation?

What is the definition or description of: Testes inflammation?

Here is...: Inflammation testes is a layperson's term for orchitis, which may be infectious (viral, bacterial, fungal) or noninfectious (idiopathic, trauma, autoimmune), can be acute or chronic (if >6weeks), and may be an extension of untreated epididymitis becoming epididymo-orchitis. But clinically, it has become a misnomer referring to tender and harder testes. Detail? Ask experts with common sense. ...Read more