Category: Mens Health

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 …

Peyronie’s disease is a disorder of male penis. It is characterized by;

  • Tender lump in the penis.
  • Painful penile bending.
  • The curvature of penis may prevent or make sexual intercourse difficult.

It is not necessary that all the features are …

Prostate is a chestnut shaped small and solid gland present only in men. It is an important part of male genitourinary system. Prostate is situated below bladder and in front of the rectum. Prostate secretes seminal fluid which mixes with …

Anemia develops when the blood does not have adequate number of healthy and normal red blood cells. Furthermore, if the RBCs or red blood cells do not have adequate quantity of hemoglobin, anemia is bound to develop. The red blood …

Scrotum is a sac like structure in which the male testicles are placed and is located in the groin region. The scrotal sac plays a crucial role in the production of sperms by the testicles as it expands and shrinks …

PSA or Prostate Specific Antigen refers to an amino acid chain which is produced by the cells located in the prostate gland. The PSA is released in the blood and is often used as a biological marker to detect diseases …

This is medically termed as andropause and results from biochemical changes, hormonal imbalances, loss of male identity and stress. Of all these causes, it has been studied that stress is the major factor that can trigger the onset of the …

The adrenal glands play an important role in the body by helping to fight off stress and fatigue. However, when the adrenal glands fail to perform its function, the body experiences a condition known as adrenal fatigue syndrome. Men’s level …

Prostate surgery is often the best solution for prostate problems. Still, there are complications that might occur after the surgery. However, the benefits far outweigh the risks in prostate surgery so that millions of people worldwide still opt to undergo …

The prostate glands have important functions in male sexual function. However, problems could occur so that the prostate glands will become enlarged and could malfunction.

The problem of having an enlarged prostate generally occurs in old men, those who are …

A PSA test number is result of a PSA test. It indicates the level of prostate specific antigen (PSA) in the body. This antigen is a type of protein secreted by the prostate gland, and could mostly be found in …