A 29-year-old male asked:
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what is under skin on penis shaft not visible can only be felt, about 2'' long horizontal bulging vein? it is stationary and only moves if erection.

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Thrombosed vein...?: What you described may suggest a thrombosed vein if there is no local indentation or harness. Does it hurt you at erection? For the time being, just watch and see. But in doubt, see a urologist for better clarification.
Answered on Feb 20, 2014
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Need to be examined: Kindly see your doctor or go to urgent care, your description warrants medical attention, PS veins do not pulsate, arteries do, so better get seen
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Probably normal: But can't tell from your description. If you have concerns, see your doctor for an examination.
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Yes: Yes, they can be felt during an erection which by definition leads to engorgement w/blood.
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