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Testis operation and effect on fertility - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   hi
Doctor :   hello
User :   ihave an unescend testis ihad an operation at the age of 11
User :   now i am 23
Doctor :   ok
User :   stillit is near in scortum
Doctor :   i did not get you
User :   near to scotum
Doctor :   is it o both side or at one side
User :   left side
Doctor :   did they gave any injections, hormaonal
User :   shall i go through opration now
User :   no not yet
Doctor :   operation for this will be done during childhood itself
Doctor :   did oyu not underwent operation to get the testes to the scrotum

User :   i under gone operation at the age of 11
User :   doctor placed it in inguinal cannal
User :   hi
User :   Hi
User :   How can I help you?
User :   ihad an operation at the age of 11 unescend testis
User :   on left side now it is in inguinal cannal
User :   Ok
User :   now shall i go through operation now
User :   and is it posiible to place it in the scrotum
User :   yes the operations takes place as a staging procedure
User :   as it is not advised to pull the testis
User :   at a time
User :   You can get it done
User :   Which city are you from?
User :   Did you follow up with the doctor after your previous surgery
User :   from andhra pradesh from Anantapur
User :   Which city do you stay now
User :   Did you follow up with the doctor
User :   bangalore, but now i consult a doctor in my home town yesterday
User :   Ok
User :   he told me to get operated once again and better to remove testis
User :   If you wish, we can fix up your appointment with a doctor in your area in Bangalore
User :   Yes usually the testis is sent for analysis
User :   for changes in its texture and histolory
User :   as it is said that if the testis is undescended it happens to have cancer changes
User :   so is it ok to go through operation and get removed testis
User :   Yeah
User :   yes it is
User :   what about the fertility
User :   One should not worry about the fertility as the other testis should be working fine
User :   A man requires only one testis
User :   to procreate
User :   does the count of the sperms varies between a man having one testis and normal
User :   there may be small difference but the sperm count needed for procreation can be produced by the single testis
User :   It is only 2 to 3 ml
User :   and the count is 20 to 40 million per ml
User :   you can test for it
User :   as sperm analyiss
User :   actually the testis is in inguinal cannal so doctor told me that he can brought it down and place in the scrotum but it may cause affect to the other testis too is there any problem really if we brought down the testis and place in scrotum?
User :   As I told you the testis might have undergone transformational changes
User :   It can be brought down and fixed in the scrotum
User :   but it depends on the testis how it is now in the canal
User :   is it be able to hold on in the scrotum
User :   the size of it
User :   this will be known to the surgeon who is performing it
User :   so what ever it may be there is no problem if we have one testis right
User :   yes
User :   doctor do you know something like testicular autotransplantation what is it
User :   Please fill the feedback form say done when done while I type the information you needed.
User :   Hello are you there
User :   yes
User :   Have you filled the form
User :   you were asking about the testicular autotransplant
User :   yes
User :   is the procedure by which the same person's testis can be put in the scrotum by repairing the minute vessels of the scrotum for the testis to say alive
User :   however it is not practised in all centres
User :   you have to seek the help of the Urologist
User :   i am worrying about the opeartion dont know may be some Phsycological feeling
User :   Do not worry about it
User :   Where are you planning
User :   tommorow morning
User :   Ok
User :   Everything should be alright
User :   it is a very simple procedure
User :   You should come out good
User :   DO not panic
User :   Ok
User :   Let me know if you need any kind of help
User :   ya, something like silicon balls are placed in scrotum if one is removed is it there in bangalore
User :   I shall find out about it
User :   if you give me some time
User :   ok
User :   Ok any thing else
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Doctor :   you have few more free sessoins for the day
Doctor :   so log in from another browser and chat
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User :   tell me about the silicon balls
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