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  • Testicular Torsion for Teens


    This emergency condition happens when the spermatic cord gets twisted and cuts off blood supply, causing pain and swelling. Find out what to do in this article for teens.

  • Testicular Torsion for Parents


    This emergency condition causes extreme genital pain and usually requires surgery to save a boy's testicle. If your son has groin pain, get him to a doctor right away.

  • Testicular Injuries for Teens


    Serious testicular injuries are relatively uncommon, but testicular injury can be painful. Read this to find out what steps you can take to protect yourself from injury.

  • Is It Normal for One Testicle to Be Bigger? for Teens


    Find out what the experts have to say.

  • Sexual Health & Reproductive System for Teens


    This section has information on health problems that can affect the reproductive system.

  • Hydrocele for Parents


    A hydrocele is a pouch of fluid around the testicle inside the scrotum. Hydroceles are common in newborns, especially preemies.

  • Ultrasound: Scrotum for Parents


    Doctors order a scrotal ultrasound when they're concerned about symptoms such as scrotal pain or swelling.

  • Sexual & Reproductive System - Nemours KidsHealth for Parents


    Learn about conditions that can affect puberty or the reproductive organs.

  • Undescended Testicles for Parents


    Shortly before birth, a boy's testicles usually descend into the scrotum. When a testicle doesn't make the move, this is called cryptorchidism, or undescended testicles.

  • For Guys for Teens


    Get information on sexual health and development for guys.