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A 24-year-old male asked:

What makes epididymal cysts bigger and worse? how do they get larger? what kind of symptoms do they cause? i have them 2 small ones for about 6 years. will i have issues?

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Dr. Philip Miller
A Verified Doctoranswered
Family Medicine 49 years experience
Usually benign: "pimples" on the epididymis , usually fluid filled, often come and go throughout your lifetime. Larger cysts are generally not painful; however can cause pressure on the testicle and may require removal or drainage.
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