Penis and Testicle Health

Penis and Testicle Conditions

Peyronie's Disease
Premature Ejaculation


Understand what goes into treating the acute and chronic versions of the urological condition.

A urologist explains how common problems arise for the duct transporting semen.

Doctors need to determine the type of infection before they can prescribe the treatment.

STIs and urinary issues cause most cases, so prevent the former and address the latter quickly.


This benign scrotal condition is a mystery to most people. Get the basics and help your man.

A urologist can determine whether your swollen scrotum needs treatment, and you have options.

While mostly harmless, this fluid-filled sac in the scrotum can lead to the need for treatment.

Here's how to talk with your healthcare provider about the swelling in your scrotum.


Less invasive procedures are available for this painful and uncomfortable scrotal condition.

Varicoceles usually don't require treatment unless they affect quality of life or fertility.

This generally harmless condition can still cause painful issues that men will need to address.

Addressing the symptoms of this scrotum condition is simple enough, even if you can't avoid it.

Complications and Procedures

Discharge and painful urination are symptoms of the inflammatory condition urethritis.

Peyronie's Disease

In addition to curvature, penile indentation is a common presentation of this disease.

Why does my penis curve? Some men need to ask, and too few know the answer or the treatments.

Contrary to common misconceptions, Peyronie's disease doesn't have to ruin your sex life.

Most research is inconclusive, but men see results with meds, devices and injections.


With or without surgical repair, this penile birth defect can present challenges.

This congenital condition is often fixed in newborns, but if not, men can suffer its effects.

Learning how to deal with this common penile birth defect can be a lifelong process.

Correcting this penile birth defect may boost self-confidence, but be aware of the risks.

Premature Ejaculation

Some men learn to last longer in bed by taking matters into their own (or a partner's) hands.

If your hormones aren't in line, chances are your orgasms aren't, either.

Antidepressants, especially SSRIs, are effective for many men who ejaculate too quickly.

Diabetes, thyroid disease and prostatitis are among the ailments potentially linked to PE.


Choices you make—and some factors you can't control—may affect your semen production.

PEVR can be a cause for concern, but often the perception is the underlying issue.

A decrease in semen volume can be caused by many factors, as well as indicate other troubles.

Support a partner with perceived ejaculate volume reduction by taking a proactive approach.

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