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inflammation of the glans penis and prepuce

balanitis

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ventral shortening and curvature of the penis

chordee

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surgical removal of the prepuce

circumcision

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reflex that causes the scrotum and testicle to rise when the inner thigh is stroked

cremasteric

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inflammation of the epididymis

epiidymitis

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pattern of hair growth on the pubis and abdomen

escutcheon

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distal potion of the penis produced by the corpus spongiosum

glans

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the accumulation of serous fluid in a saclike cavity, especially in the tunica vaginalis testis; serous tumors of the testes or associated parts

hydrocele

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congenital defect resulting in the urethral meatus being located on the ventral surface of the glans penile shaft of the base of the penis

hypospadias

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inability of the male to achieve and/r maintain penile erection

impotence

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acute inflammation of the testis due to infection

orchitis

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inability to replace the foreskin to its usual position

phimosis

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prolonged penile erection

priapism

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twisting of the testis on teh spermatic cord

testicular torsion

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inflammation of the urethra

urethritis

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abnormal tortuosity and dilation of veins of the pampiniform plexus within the spermatic cord. associated with reduced fertility, probably from increased venous pressure and elevated testicular temperature

varicocele "bag of worms"