What is Bilateral Orchiectomy?

Category: Surgeries


Generic name: Removal of testicle (Orchiectomy)

Bilateral Orchiectomy is the surgical removal of both testicles, or testes, in the human male.

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 1
Moderate 1
Mild 0
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Bilateral Orchiectomy

Side effect Patients
Decreased sex drive (libido) 1
Depressed mood 1
Impotence 1


Stopped having Bilateral Orchiectomy

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 5
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 1
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 1
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 0
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations
$200+ 1
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 0
Not specified 1
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Bilateral Orchiectomy.