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Overview of the Male Anatomy
The male reproductive anatomy includes the bladder, epididymis, penis, scrotum, and prostate gland.
Care of the Uncircumcised Penis in Teens
In an uncircumcised boy, the foreskin will begin to separate from the glans, or the tip of the penis. This happens naturally while the male is an infant. This is called foreskin retraction.
Stop Dating Abuse Before It Starts
Although teen dating violence is worrisome, it's not inevitable. You and your teen can avoid potentially perilous situations and reduce the risk for problems.
Puberty: Adolescent Male
Detailed information on puberty and the adolescent male
Epididymitis in Children and Teens
In the male reproductive system, the epididymis is a tiny coiled tube that stores, matures, and carries sperm. When the epididymis gets infected for one reason or another, it leads to inflammation, known as epididymitis.
Varicoceles
Varicoceles are enlargements of veins in the scrotum. Varicoceles most often occur during puberty and affect as many as 10 to 15 percent of all boys.