A 35-year-old male asked:
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is a spermatocele always painless? or can it cause pain and discomfort?

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Dr. John Tillett
21 years experience Urology
No: Spermatoceles are usually painless, but they can be tender or a cause of discomfort due to their size or location. In these cases, your urologist may advocate removal.
Answered on Jul 24, 2018
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