A 16-year-old male asked:
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i have a small hard moveable ball in my ball sack, it is not attached to a testicle it is attached to the end of a string/vein what could this be?

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Dr. Scott Moon
29 years experience Radiation Oncology
Likely benign: Most likely non-cancerous nodule. Could be a prominent epididymis or epididymal cyst. Get checked by your doctor. May need an ultrasound if it's at all concerning for a different process.
Answered on Feb 18, 2016
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