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A 20-year-old male asked:

Small size bump on upper pole of left testicle, doctor said it was an epidydmal cyst during self exam but arent these located actually in the epidydmis? this lump is attached to the upper pole of testicle but can be felt moving. is this my appendix?

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Dr. Birendra Tandan
Urology 35 years experience
No . Your MD seems right . If it grows or becomes painful see Urologist. Chances are it won't
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A 18-year-old male asked:
I have had a small lump on the end of my right testicle for about half a year, didnt really worry and I did it today, it is about the size of a Newtons cradle ball, no pain anywhere. I masturbate frequently, so I thought cyst maybe?
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A 16-year-old male asked:
2 months ago I felt a small bump on my testicle and was told it could be the appendix of the testis. It hasn't grown since. Does that rule out cancer?
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See a doctor: You should have a direct exam with a doctor to assess the bump.
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Last updated Sep 6, 2021

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