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hernia and pain at base of penis

A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience in Family Medicine
Requires examination: the penis attaches to the pubic symphis by a suspensory ligament which you may have injured or strained, assuming no fracture to the base during sexua ... Read More

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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Brad Goldenberg
35 years experience in Pediatrics
Levator muscle : There is a muscular layer around the anus that has some continuity with the base of the oenis that could have something to do with pain, although the ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Fung
Dr. John Fung answered
38 years experience in General Surgery
Lifetime risk is 25%: Inguinal hernias are more common in men than women, due to the descent of the testicles from inside the abdomen to the scrotum. A bulge in the area o ... Read More
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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Ing. hernias common: Indirect inguinal hernia repair is one of most common operations for pediatric surgeons & due to non closure of slip of peritoneum attached to &am ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience in General Practice
Testing versus ?: It may be that you need to see another provider. There should be some treatment for your symptoms regardless of the testing. A good provider will ask ... Read More
A 67-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joseph Mele
31 years experience in Plastic Surgery
Possible: Inginual hernias commonly occur along the pathway of the spermatic cord, which runs from the abdominal wall down to the scrotum. The first sign is oft ... Read More
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Tillett
21 years experience in Urology
Hard to say....: In general, if a pain is occurring that persists despite conservative measures (e.g. Tylenol, (acetaminophen) etc...) more than a few days, you should ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience in Urology
Here are some...: Without detail on how you masturbate & how severe, how often, and how long this pain is, it is hard to tell if it is related to masturbation. To p ... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
37 years experience in Family Medicine
Get checked.: You may have an infection, like prostatitis. Please see your doctor and get evaluated. There are other causes, but this is the most likely, usually.
A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Finkelstein
36 years experience in Internal Medicine
Lymphadenopathy: You need an exam hard lymph nodes that are painful and immovable are worrisome so I would let your practitioner touch it and see if further work up i ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Tillett
21 years experience in Urology
Hard to say....: In general, if a pain is occurring that persists despite conservative measures (e.g. Tylenol, (acetaminophen) etc...) more than a few days, you should ... Read More
A 64-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Galland
31 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Complex Joint: The shoulder is a complex joint, & many conditions/ injuries (rotator cuff injury, bursitits, tendonitis, labral pathology, etc).Can cause pain/ weak ... Read More
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A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
23 years experience in Emergency Medicine
Overuse?: Either excessive use (with or without a partner) can cause penile discomfort, but so can priapism--erection lasting longer than four hours. The first ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Get examined: Have a MD examine the area "live" and we won't have to "guess" in this virtual forum. Besides, the examination will be far more accurate of an answer.
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
42 years experience in Dermatology
Please see: Please see urologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options.
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience in Urology
If not getting ...: It looked like you just squeezed out a hair-follicle-related sebaceous cyst, resulting in tissue injury and possible superimposed infection. So, leave ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Levine
39 years experience in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Swelling: Lot's of things, including conditions that are serious. I suggest you see an otolaryngologist (ent).
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A 62-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience in General Practice
Pilonidal Cyst: I always worry about this common infection and abscess called a pilonidal cyst.
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
23 years experience in Emergency Medicine
Time to see Urology: It might be epididymitis, but cannot say from limited description. Need to see your primary dr or a urologist for evaluation and treatment.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Maritza Baez
16 years experience in Family Medicine
Anything: Headaches can come from fatigue, sleeping too much or too little, eye strain, sleep apnea, snoring, being dehydrated, having chronic sinusitis or alle ... Read More
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Lin
Dr. James Lin answered
50 years experience in Urology
Here are some...: Clinically, feeling pain at penile tip (glans penis) and urge to urinate should rouse a professional mind to think about some irritation at the prosta ... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marvin Stein
50 years experience in Urology
May be infection: See urologist to rule out epididymitis or prostatitis.

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