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i have diagnosed with small epididymal cyst of 1cm now some times have pain on right side and is there any way to stop it from further increasing?

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Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
See urologist: If you suffer pain, you need to consult your urologist .
Answered on Sep 15, 2017
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
29 years experience Internal Medicine
No: Way. It may or may not grow. Periodic size monitoring
Answered on Sep 16, 2017

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