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Male -- Penis/testicles/scrotom
Posted on: 07/23/2007
I am 19 years old and my testicles do not seem to have descended into the scrotum. I am sexually active and there has never been a problem, apart from embarrassment. Is there anything I can do?
I do recommend that you see you doctor for a testicular exam. At your age surgery to descend the testicles is usually not recommended but you may be at increased risk for testicular cancer so you should do a self testicular exam on a regular basis like monthly. I do recommend that you see your doctor for an exam now and periodically thereafter.