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A 16-year-old male asked:

How can i tell if a testicle lump is on the outside or inside of my testicle? i can feel a lump on my testicle on the left side and it feels like a apple seed attached to the testicle on the side like a small bump on the testicle,would this be inside?

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Dr. Hiep Le
Dr. Hiep Leanswered
Nephrology and Dialysis 44 years experience
A testicle lump is inside the testicle but you can feel it from outside when palpating the testicle.
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