Absence of vas deferens is usually since birth. This genetic deformity pertains only in males. Vas deferens is two tubes that are connected with the testes. They carry sperm produced by testes during the time of ejaculation. Some male children …

Klinefelter syndrome is a genetic disorder affecting males. In this disorder the affected male has an extra X chromosome. Male suffering from this disorder have XXY chromosome instead of XY chromosome. Patients suffering from klinefelter syndrome have underdeveloped testis, reduced …

Prostate cancer is the most common malignant tumor in men. Malignant means the cancer can spread to other parts of body. It is the second most common cause of cancer deaths among men in USA. Prostate cancer usually develops after …

Testicular lump is an abnormal mass or a swelling in one or both the testes. Testicles are small egg shaped reproductive organs in males. The two testicles hang just underneath the penis in a bag like structure called scrotum. The …

Most of the individuals at some point in their life experience the lack of energy and fatigue. It is common if you overwork or spend sleepless night for some reason. This can lead to both mental and physical fatigue. Women …

Male hypogonadism is defined as inadequate production of testosterone, the male hormone and /or inability to produce enough sperm. Hypogonadism may manifest itself in the form of testosterone deficiency, infertility, or both together. Some males are born with the condition …

Urethritis is inflammation of urethra. It is a passage between the bladder and penis thorough which urine is passed out from the body. Chlamydial urethritis is sexually transmitted disease caused by Chlamydia trachomatis bacteria. The disease is characterized by pain …

Pain in waist is something that everyone may have experienced at some point in their life. Waist pain can affect our day to day life. In fact it is one of the major causes of absenteeism from work, especially among …

There are several problems that can affect the male reproductive system. Testicular torsion is one of them. It occurs when the testicle gets rotated and twists the spermatic cord. The twisted spermatic cord partially or completely cuts off blood flow …

Many men may find small to moderately large lumps on their testicles. Most of them are epididymal cyst. An epididymal cyst is a small fluid filled lump present on the epidydimis of the testis. The cysts can be unilateral or …