Testicular orchiditis is the name that an inflammation in the male gonads receives, be it in the vasa deferentia, epididymis, blood vessels or the testicle itself.
Tag: vasa deferentia
Epididymitis is the inflammation of the epididmis, tubular structure that connects the testicle with the vasa deferentia. It’s caused mainly by bacteria and may cause pain in the testicle area.
Varicocele is a dilatation of the testicle veins, which doesn’t always result in a problem of fertility. In severe cases when it aches, surgery is recommended to treat it.
Male infertility may have several causes, analysed according to its origin − before the formation of the gametes −, during the formation of the sperms or during ejaculation.
Vasectomy is a surgical intervetion to seterilase men. Once it has been performed no more sperm is expelled and pregnancy cannot take place.
Depending on the nature of the problem, male sterility may be due to several factors, such as: endocrine factors, testicular factors, post-testicular factors, and, finally, sperm factors.
It occurs when the sperm count after ejaculation is non-existent. The absence of measurable sperm in a man’s ejaculate may be due to different reasons, since there are several types of azoospermia. It is considered as a case of male sterility because of sperm failure.