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Vein On Testicle
My right testicle hurts when I touch it from above. Not the veins above testicle, but actual testicle from above. If I do not touch it, it is normal.
OK: Of course, "don't touch it then." Also, see the dr. For an exam to assure you have no medical conditions that would cause your pain. Get the exam and possible testing like a testicular ultrasound, etc. Best wishes. ...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
Is it normal to have visible darker veins on testicles that is on front of testicles and close to surface? When I strech testic they are more visible.
Absolutely normal: Yes it is normal to have dark veins Everyone is a little different so some are darker than others but it is normal ...Read more
I have a testicular cyst and varicoule vein in testicles also does either one effect having children:?
Varicocoele: Varicocoele in the scrotum near the testicle is a abnormal collection of veins around the testicle. It can cause increased temperature within the testicle that can hinder your sperm count / hinder sperm production. This could obviously affect your ability to have children, as it can lead to more difficulty having the adequate sperm count. Look into having it fixed by a urologist. ...Read more
Very good chances: Varicose veins on the cord of testis is called varicocele, people with it most of the time will have normal sperm count, will have children. In a fertility problem if they have is attributed, and these veins are removed other wise are harm less, don't worry you will have children speak to your doctor, if worried get a sperm count. ...Read more
Doctor visit: The lumps in the testicle are concerning for a malignancy, while the majority of lumps in the scrotum but not in the testicle are benign. A visit with your doctor is recommended. ...Read more
I had pain for almost 8 months in veins above testicle after hernia repair then I took meds and pain went. Now again after 1 year pain has started?
See your surgeon: Pain one year after a hernia repair is not normal. The pain for 8 months in the area of the veins above the testicle is not normal either and may be related to tightness of the repair around the cord and vessels to the testicle. You need a careful exam by your surgeon and his explanation as to the likely cause and suggestions for a resolution. It could be related to mesh that was likely used. ...Read more
Painful ejaculation and enlargement of veins and testicle (right) slightly painful. No pain when urinating. No previous history of this condition.
Hello doctor. I have a few purple veins on testicles and purple dark spots and one blue-purple vein. Most of them are midle and right bottom. Thank y?
Cannot say: Without an exam, I can only give general information, and veins are quite common there. Pain, growth of spots would be worrisome features. ...Read more
Tested for testosterone; 288, range 348-1197; free 7.9, range 9.3-26.5. Feeling bad for a while. Hve varicose veins in testicles, could it cause low t?
1 year after hernia surgery I have pain in my veins of testicles and since 1 month when I breath pain radiates though chest also.?
Unsure: In regards to the testicular pain you can have this after a hernia repair because the blood flow to the testicle can be compromised. You can check this with a scrotal ultrasound. As far as the chest pain I am unsure. You should see your primary doctor and maybe get a chest X-ray ...Read more
Can varicocele be caused as a result of an umbilical hernia. Have a small, soft painless lump in belly button and pain/swelling of veins in testicles.?
No: One is not related to the other. ...Read more
? tail of epididymis: Maybe what UR feeling. It would be unusual to feel a pair of veins under either testicle. Varicoceles, which feel like "bag of worms" when standing erect usually on left & above or to side of scrotum. Occesionally extend under testis & possibly might give impression of being under both testes. Your family Dr could check U & advise. ...Read more
Irritation seminal: Seminal vesicle irritation/stimulation/ cremasteric reflex.Get a more detailed answer ›
You may have been born with them
they may be associated with male infertility
they may mean nothing. ...Read more
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
Get evaluated...: If you are having pain and tenderness when you palpate your testicles it is important you get seen as soon as possible. This could associated with infection, testicular torsion, venous deformity, among others. It is not possible to tell without seeing you and doing an exam. If this has been going on just for a few hours and significant pain go to the ED. If has been going on for a while get see PCP. ...Read more
My younger brother has several large vein in his testicles. It's purple, it doesn't look normal. What could that be?
Is it normal to have blueish kind of squiggly veins on a testicle (not scrotum)? Can't really feel them, just faintly see them through the skin.
See remark: There are bunch of veins on side of each testicle (this is normal) In some 15% of men they extra veins, specially on the left. This condition is called VARICOCELE. If they don't bother you do nothing. They are really not on testis but surround it. If you have any concern see your doctor or a urologist ...Read more
Feel like my testicle is going up, found like a lump on the base of my penis like on the veins of my testicles, please help?
Get a check-up: See your doctor asap. Can't tell from your description but should make sure that you don't have testicular cancer. ...Read more
Discomfort in my testicle, him trample with his knee to my testicle (1.crush on the scrotum, 2. in the vein near the testicle)?
Testicular pain blow: Sorry to hear about that. Sure hurts I know. I would avoid that dude. Usually goes away in a few hours/days. Putting cold ice cloth on it may help and worth a try but may hurt more that the knee. ...Read more
Veins in left testicle pronounced with occasional lower abdomen pain. Can a Varicocele cause prostatitis?
I am masturbating sine 8 years now I have a lump in left testicle and swollen veins in left testicle moreover I also feel pain in the veins of left testicle and left abdomen and in lower chest. Low sex drive also. What is wrong with me?
Near the testicle...: Is the epididymis, which is composed of numerous tubes, and is palpable in the scrotum. The epididymis may harbor cysts, making it more prominent. A large one is called a spermatocele. A varicocele is a collection of dilated veins that can be felt near the spermatic cord. Usually these entities are left alone unless large or painful. See your urologist for evaluation. ...Read more