• testes
  • The scrotum contains the external spermatic fascia, testes, epididymis and ductus deferens. (wikipedia.org)
  • Though the testes and scrotum form early in embryonic life, sexual maturation begins upon entering puberty. (wikipedia.org)
  • Animals that move at a steady pace - such as elephants, whales, and marsupial moles - have internal testes and no scrotum. (wikipedia.org)
  • The location [Testes/Scrotum] is specifically important as the process of spermatogenesis requires a lower temperature to produce viable sperm, specifically 1°-8 °C lower than normal body temperature of 37 °C (98.6 °F). Clinically, small fluctuations in temperature such as from an athletic support strap, causes no impairment in sperm viability or count. (wikipedia.org)
  • In this condition, rather than the testes attaching posteriorly to the inner lining of the scrotum by the mesorchium, the mesorchium terminates early and the testis is free floating in the tunica vaginalis. (wikipedia.org)
  • Testis
  • In human males, the cremaster muscle is a thin layer of skeletal muscle found in the inguinal canal and scrotum between the external and internal layers of spermatic fascia, surrounding the testis and spermatic cord. (wikipedia.org)
  • Risk factors include a congenital malformation known as a "bell-clapper deformity" wherein the testis is inadequately attached to the scrotum allowing it to move more freely and thus potentially twist. (wikipedia.org)
  • Another version of this condition is a chronic illness called intermittent testicular torsion (ITT) which is characterized by recurrent rapid acute onset of pain in one testis which will temporarily assume a horizontal or elevated position in the scrotum similar to that of a full torsion followed by eventual spontaneous detortion and rapid solution of pain. (wikipedia.org)
  • itchy
  • For the past 2 yrs i have had off and on a hot itchy feeling on my scrotum and no where else.I have to scratch till its raw and I have used prescription creams and powders and non irritating soaps to try and get rid of it .I also get about 2 to 3 scabs sometimes that i end up scratching off and they hurt. (medhelp.org)
  • I have been suffering from itchy and burning scrotum since a year. (medhelp.org)
  • My scrotum often goes dry and white and becomes itchy. (medhelp.org)
  • absent
  • Although present in most mammals, the external scrotum is absent in streamlined marine mammals, such as whales and seals, as well as in some lineages of land mammals, such as the afrotherians, xenarthrans, and numerous families of bats, rodents, and insectivores. (wikipedia.org)
  • however
  • However, it would be best to have this evaluated first by your dermatologist before applying any medication on your scrotum. (medhelp.org)
  • Once you slip the balls into the scrotum pouch, however, you can then connect the Possessor to an electrosex power box and include e-stim sensations. (extremerestraints.com)
  • side
  • I also have developed 3 small blisters on the upper left side of the scrotum, which earlier were the size of a pea and now has reduced in size and slowly subsiding, but is still there. (medhelp.org)
  • support
  • Patients are usually examined in the supine position with a towel draped over his thighs to support the scrotum. (wikipedia.org)
  • Size
  • Perhaps you caught the episode about the man with the 160-lb. scrotum or the one with the woman (pictured below), with size 102ZZZ breasts? (denverpost.com)
  • site
  • The Scrotum knob controls the input volume to the first tube, a 6AK5, which was designed for military radios and makes "a bad preamp," according to the Metasonix Web site. (emusician.com)