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Related to cremasteric reflex: Bulbocavernosus Reflex, Prehn's sign, Testicular torsion
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The cremasteric reflex should be evaluated, although it is less common in college age males than younger boys.
The cremasteric reflex is a hangover from the time homo sapiens was a hunter and, when running fast after prey, the testicles could be drawn up to escape damage from tall spikey grasses.
The cremasteric reflex was absent on the right side and present on the left side.
The cremasteric reflex is usually abnormal in cases of testicular torsion, and ultrasound will reveal decreased blood flow to the affected testicle.