What is Testicular Prosthesis?
Testicular prostheses are small prostheses that can be implanted in people whose testes are removed for certain reasons or who with congenital lack of testes. There are different types of implant according to the size of the other testis. Thus, it is intended not to make any difference visually.
Why is Testicular Prosthesis Used?
It is used for visual purpose just like breast prosthesis. In these testes, it is aimed to have 2 testes in the scrotum. People who have been implanted testicular prosthesis are later looked at again, aesthetic results can be taken in the same image, almost the same size as the normal testicular tissue.
In Which Cases Should the Testicular Prosthesis Be Implanted?
It is generally practiced to provide visuality and to remove aesthetic concerns of people whose testes are removed because of testicular tumor or people whose one of the testes was removed because of being small or above during the operation they underwent at a young age.