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A 16-year-old male asked:

Hey, i have a rice sized lump attached to the side of my left testicle. my left testicle is painful when touched and the lump is painful when pressed too. i've had this for 5 days and i'm only 16. what could this be?

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Dr. Kenneth Licker
Urology 51 years experience
A small, painful lump as you describe may be related to the vas deferens or epididymis, but without knowing its location it is hard to make a determination. The best option is to see your physician for diagnosis and treatment, or if need be, referal to a urology specialist,
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