Apr 16, · Every adult man has testicles that ascend up to the body. They pull up there under several circumstances: When they experience cold. when they are threatened with pain. May 09, · Treatment for adults with retractile testicles causing discomfort Many men suffer from a process known as a hyperactive cremaster muscle reflex. The cremaster muscle is a cylindrical muscle that surrounds all the important structures to and from the testicle, such as arteries, veins, nerves, lymphatic channels, and the vas deferens.
Mar 31, · In some males, an "overactive" cremaster muscle pulls one (or both) of the testicles all the way out of the scrotum up into the groin. This condition, called retractile testicle, may explain your experience. The cremaster reflex that causes retractile testicle is usually strongest during childhood, but lingers in some adult . Hi, I am an adult male and have an issue with a 'retractile testis' which I have been too embarrassed to formally enquire about. During arousal, cold, swimming or sport my scrotum shrinks to an excessive amount causing one testis to easily leave the scrotum. It is very discomforting and the testis needs to be guided in its descent with hand pressure.
Jan 27, · Could an Inguinal Hernia be the cause of ascending testicles? I am 18 years old, and about 2 months ago I was squatting heavy weight, and felt a sharp pain in my left groin. The pain immediately subsided, and no pain has ever returned since then, but ever since that incident my left testicle has felt smaller, tighter, and heavier. Treating an Undescended Testicle in the Adult Male In adult males who have not been treated for an undescended testicle as children, reduced fertility, as well as a higher incidence of testicular cancer, is of increased concern.