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Two hydrocelectomies within 4 months and may need a third. Although I have trust in my current urologist, should I seek out another practitioner?
I've had two hydrocelectomies in 4 months. Now, I have two hard lumps. The painful one is medial, at the bottom of my scrotum. The other one is less painful and near the inguinal canal. When the drain was remov... Read more
Is a vasectomy painful?
Vasectomy - 3 answers
My partner and I are done having children, so I've been considering having a vasectomy. Is it a painful procedure? What can I expect? Read more
What would be a good urethra reconstruction fix?
I'm a 69-year-old who had urethra reconstruction surgery, just over 1 1/2 years ago. I've had two dilatations. I believe scare tissue maybe the problem, but I'm not a doctor. I was hoping a stent would be a pos... Read more
Is a vasectomy really permanent, or can it be reversed?
Vasectomy - 6 answers
I keep hearing that a vasectomy is a permanent form of birth control, but then I also hear that it can be reversed. I'm 25 years old and don’t want to have children now, but maybe in the future. I’ve consid... Read more
Im 24. I'm wondering is it best to get circumcised?
Circumcision - 2 answers
I'm 24-years-old and want to know if I'm wondering is it okay and or safe to have circumcision performed on me? Read more
I'm excreting yellow puss from my penis. Is this an infection? An STD? Should I be concerned?
Just today I started to experience pain while urinating. I thought I was dehydrated, but when I changed clothes later, my underwear had some sort of yellow coloring on them. I looked more closely and saw a yell... Read more
Can a testicular cyst be removed?
About 8 months ago, my 15-year-old son discovered a lump in one of his testicles. We saw a urologist who told him he was fine to go home and forget about it. I am very angry with this Dr. because it never went ... Read more
I've read that people who take testosterone become unable to reproduce. Should I take the testosterone treatment that was prescribed to me?
Male Infertility - 2 answers
I went to a general doctor for a physical so that she can get me a referral to a fertility clinic. After performing a test the doctor told me that my testosterone is low. She prescribed testosterone for me. I h... Read more
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What is the most effective and pro-patient surgical method for varicocele repair? Laparascopy or Subinguinal?
Varicocele Repair - 2 answers
Which identifies and preserves the testicular artery/vein and lymphs, and also prevents fluid retention post surgery? Which one has the highest success rate? Read more
What are the chances of getting my partner pregnant after a vasectomy reversal?
Vasectomy Reversal - 3 answers
I had a vasectomy almost 10 years ago. I've recently remarried and would like to start a family with my new wife. What are the chances of getting her pregnant after a vasectomy reversal? Is there a chance the p... Read more
How can I prevent urinary tract infections?
I find that I'm constantly getting urinary tract infections. It's so embarrassing and uncomfortable. It is often painful when I urinate, and the smell of my urine is foul. I also have pain in my stomach. What c... Read more
Is it safe to delay a scheduled cystoscopy for two months if the patient was diagnosed with bladder cancer five years ago?
An additional question is whether or not a CT scan is necessary five years after diagnosis. Read more
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