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testicular

 [tes-tik´u-lar]
pertaining to the testis.
testicular feminization syndrome complete androgen resistance.

tes·tic·u·lar

(tes-tik'yū-lăr),
Relating to the testes.

testicular

(tĕ-stĭk′yə-lər)
adj.
Of or relating to a testicle or testis.

tes·tic·u·lar

(tes-tik'yū-lăr)
Relating to the testes.

Patient discussion about testicular

Q. Has anyone ever had Epididymitis? I was just diagnosed with it and want to know what to expect. Thanks

A. i had an ultrasound done once before,it revealed nothing was wrong,then i had a lower gi,it also showed nothing,at the present moment,my testicules are swollen a little,
slight pain,tenderness,problems with urination,and not
urinating very often,feel as if i"m not completing my
urination,feels like i have a bladder infection,with
an epididymis infection,this makes the 7th time i"ve
had this,i"d like to know why i keep getting it??? and
will it ever stay away??? is there a complete cure?
would a vasecemy cure it???

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Testicular sparing surgery is relatively indicated for testicular cancer within a solitary testis or bilateral testicular tumors. However, there is no recommendation for unilateral testicular cancers.
Whether these tumors develop primarily at extragonadal sites or represent metastases of a primary testicular tumor remains uncertain.
Low levels of androgens or disorders that result in decreased androgen response are associated with testicular tumors in rats and men.
The benefits of orchiopexy for testicular cancer are also unclear; expert opinion suggests that orchiopexy may allow earlier detection of testicular tumors. (6) A cohort study (7) of boys with cryptorchidism showed an increased risk of testicular cancer (relative risk=5.2).
Objective: The purpose of this study was to analyze the pattern and distribution of testicular tumors in the patients visiting B.J.
MATERIALS AND METHODS: This clinical study was conducted on patients admitted with testicular tumors from March 2000 to February 2002.Patients admitted with symptoms pertaining to testis, abdomen and supraclavicular region were studied by making use of available facilities in the hospital.
The differential diagnosis includes epididymal cystadenoma, adenocarcinoma of the rete testis, non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, and dilatation of the seminiferous tubules secondary to testicular tumor. (8-10) Epididymal cystadenoma accounts for <5% of epididymal tumors and is seen in the second and third decade in the epididymal head region.
Testicular tumors account for approximately 1% of all neoplasms in men, with solid neoplasms more frequent in young adults (1,2).
Dieckmann, "Value of frozen section examination for the management of nonpalpable incidental testicular tumors," European Urology, vol.
The other 9 testicular tumors. which included a juvenile GCT, Leydig cell tumors, and SertoliLeydig cell tumors, were positive for inhibin immunohistochemistry and negative for FOXL2 mutations.
Reported testicular tumors in birds include seminoma, Sertoli cell tumor, interstitial cell tumor, lymphosarcoma, undifferentiated sarcoma, and teratoma.