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A 20-year-old male asked:

I have a small lump by my right testicle. not connected.my testicles feel bruised but they don't really hurt that bad. i think i pulled on my scrotum.

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 45 years experience
Get it seen: Unless it's gone in a few days, get it seen. We do not want to miss testicular cancer.
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A 68-year-old male asked:
I have found a hard pea sized lump in my scrotum. It is not on the testicle but possibly in or on one of the many tubes that run around in there.
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Last updated May 10, 2016

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