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my 13 yr old son has a firm pimple like lump on his testicle on the skin. i do not see any ingrown hairs or puss buildup. the lump is firm, hurts when pressure is applied to it and alittle itchy .

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Dr. Bhupendra Tolia
58 years experience Urology
It : It sounds like sebacious cyst.If it is painful, it might be an abscess and should be examined by a doctor.
Answered on Jul 14, 2017
Dr. Patricio Gargollo
20 years experience Pediatric Urology
Is : Is there a lot of redness around it? It may be a little abscess. Have him take a couple of hit baths. If it does not get better or if the redness spreads take him to his pediatrician.
Answered on Mar 15, 2017

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