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A 37-year-old male asked:

Had bilateral hydrocele surgery 4 months ago, lump is still above left testicle and has made some parts of the testicle painful to touch. what to do?

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Dr. Ashu Syal
Pediatrics - Nephrology & Dialysis 32 years experience
Consult: You should consult with your surgeon again. He might want to do some work up to diagnose the problem.
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