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Are epididymal cysts hard?

Are epididymal cysts hard?

Yes, usually: But you need to see an urologist to get examination done so that further verification can be done with tests like ultrasound examination to confirm it. ...Read more

Cyst (Definition)

A cyst is a structure or mass that consists of a cellular lined sac. It is typically filled with fluid but may be filled with solid material. It can be congenital, traumatic, or acquired. They may develop nearly anywhere in the body and usually require complete excision for eradication or they are likely to recur. Fluid filled sacs that are not cellular lined ...Read more


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Is cyst hard and hurt w like I big red spot on the area or is that a tumor?

Is cyst hard and hurt w like I big red spot on the area or is that a tumor?

Needs Rx or more: Some tumors are cysts, some cysts are tumors, but the common epidermoid cyst though is not a tumor. If as i understand from the other question that there is a concern over a possible ruptured cyst, surgery may be required to avoid an area that is likely to become repeatedly infected. If the pathology report says ruptured benign cyst, i would trust it. ...Read more

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Is a testicular cancer lump hard or soft? Is a spermatocyte hard or soft? Is testicular cyst hard or soft? Is testicular cancer lump on or near testi

Is a testicular cancer lump hard or soft? Is a spermatocyte hard or soft? Is testicular cyst  hard or soft? Is testicular cancer lump on or near testi

It varies: Testicular or scrotal lumps, whether they are benign like cysts, or cancer, can be hard or soft. If you feel something, it is important that you go to your doctor and get an ultrasound. ...Read more

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Can the lipmo cyst be hard ?

Can the lipmo cyst be hard ?

Diagnosis by removal: How do you know it is lipoma? Classically described as having slippery edges on palpation. It can be of any consistency. Get it removed to have a diagnosis. ...Read more

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Hello can pilonidal cysts become hard ? can pilonidal cysts cures with drugs?

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  can pilonidal cysts become hard ?
  can pilonidal cysts cures with drugs?

Infection: chronic infection can cause these cysts to become scarred and hardened; however, although antibiotic therapy will calm down an infection, surgery is the definitive cure. ...Read more

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Can a ganglion cyst become hard and bone like?

Can a ganglion cyst become hard and bone like?

Yes: Similar to a water balloon, a ganglion cyst has an outer wall and filled with a fluid (typically from joint or tendon). Like the balloon analogy, if it is filled to the limit of the outer wall's volume, then the cyst will feel "as firm as a bone." often the doctor, depending on location, can prove that it is fluid filled by transillumination or aspiration. ...Read more

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If your stomach is large with ovarian cyst and hard what is the best thing to do for it?

If your stomach is large with ovarian cyst and hard what is the best thing to do for it?

Gynecologist: It is time for it to be evaluated. Just the size may make it necessary to have the cyst removed surgically. The hardness is another factor that requires identification. You will probably need it imaged with ultrasound for size and composition after you are examined. ...Read more