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Is there a pattern in which testicle hangs higher than the other and does abnormality in position indicate something wrong?
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Dr. George Klauber
Pediatrics - Urology
8 doctors agree
In brief: More or less equal
Both testes should lie at the base of the scrotum and should be equal in size.
The right testicle is often slightly higher than the left, however the difference should be slight. One testis much higher than the other is ok provided the higher one is beyond the neck of scrotum. Any testis above the scrotum is in a wrong position and a urologists opinion should be obtained.

In brief: More or less equal
Both testes should lie at the base of the scrotum and should be equal in size.
The right testicle is often slightly higher than the left, however the difference should be slight. One testis much higher than the other is ok provided the higher one is beyond the neck of scrotum. Any testis above the scrotum is in a wrong position and a urologists opinion should be obtained.
Dr. George Klauber
Dr. George Klauber
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2 doctors agree
In brief: Hanging fine
If no pain, then should be ok.

In brief: Hanging fine
If no pain, then should be ok.
Dr. Richard Levin
Dr. Richard Levin
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Dr. George Klauber
OK providing both testicles "hang" below neck of scrotum.
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