Sex Glossary: T
testicles; testes: Part of the male genitals.
testicular torsion: A severe and painful medical condition in which the testicle gets twisted around inside the scrotum and blood no longer flows into it; requires immediate attention.
transurethral resection of the prostate; TURP: Most common form of surgery for an enlarged prostate; common side effects include erectile dysfunction and retrograde ejaculation.
tribadism: The practice of two women rubbing their genitals together while lying one on top of the other.
trichomoniasis; trich: Sexually transmitted disease; curable with medication.
tubal ligation: Contraceptive method in which a woman undergoes sterilization via surgery of the fallopian tubes.