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Cyst On Testicle Symptoms
Painless mass.: Testicular cancer usually presents as a painless mass in the scrotum. Because there is often no pain, many unfortunately delay evaluation. As the mass enlarges, there may be discomfort or a sensation of fullness in the scrotum, seen in 30-40%. 10% experience acute pain. If the cancer spreads, symptoms of more advanced disease such as neck mass, back pain, bone pain, or cough may result. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
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
Nothing big: Complex can mean it has other stuff in it other than water. Septated means there's a membrane within the cyst. Usually either one can be observed but can get removed if painful or large. ...Read more
Not dangerous : As long as ultrasound confirms it's just a cyst, it's nothing to worry about. Someone form cysts without any cause and rarely require intervention. ...Read more
Are you sure?: Did you ever see a doctor about this cyst? Depending on what/where/how big it is, it may or may not be something to get concerned about. If a doctor told you it was a cyst, there are procedures to remove it, but otherwise the cyst is harmless. However, it could indicate other more serious things - hernia, sexually-transmitted infection, etc, that will need treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have found out today i have a cyst on my left testicle and was wondering if its safe to masturbate while i have the cyst?
Confirm type of cyst: Generally this is not a contraindication as long as it is painless. Do confirm the nature of the cyst with an ultrasound if needed. ...Read more
Hi,good evening,Im suffering from spermatocele cyst in the size of 34mm in the right testicle and a 7mm cyst in left testicle,do I have to remove it?
No: These are anatomical anomalies, of no clinical significance. You can leave them alone. ...Read more
There is a bump/cyst it the cord connecting to my right testicle. It is separate from the testicle. Has not changed in size, present for several years?
Confirm first...: Most of laypersons tend to refer epididymal cysts as testicular cyst or bump. Cyst in epididymis is much more common than the rare one in the testes. So, verify if such cyst/bump is indeed in a testis or epididymis. If in epididymis, do nothing if asymptomatic; if in testis, usually require surgical exploration to make sure of not being testicular cancer. For individual decision/concern, ask Doc. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Unknown, but common: Cystic structures can develop in or around the testicle. Cystic enlargements of the epididymis (spermatocele), the space around the testicle (hydrocele), or arising from the cells on or inside the testicle can occur and are easily visible on ultrasound. The prevalence is unknown, but ultrasound screening studies show cysts in about 10% of scans. Fortunately, these are benign. ...Read more
Do health consequences result from having a cyst on a testicle, besides cancer? If so, what are they?
Most likely benign..: Despite medical advance, most of medical care is still based on indirect evidence resulting from continual collection & analysis of available experience. Within this in mind, a reasonable approach to ascertain what a suspected lesion may be but with no 100% guaranty. Thus far, a testicular cyst could be followed conservatively with periodic palpation, US, & even blood tests for 1-3 yrs; then.... ...Read more
I had a problem of cysts on my testicles ////.iam suffering from this for last 3 years,.......plz help me in this..
Here are some ...: What you described probably represents the occurrence of sebaceous cysts in the scrotal wall, instead in the testes. If so, leave them alone as long as being mentally and physically comfortable. But, occasionally, active care may be required if infection occurs to them. For details, ask Doc timely. ...Read more
Found small lump near epydimis right testicle hard and some pain when touched. Same bumb on other testicle not as pronounced TC or cyst?
May be OK: You can check with your physician or see a urologist ...Read more
I have a cyst on my testicle sack.Nothing comes out of it ; like pus or blood. Can you shed some light on this for me. Thanks in advance.
I have a very painful verecele on my left testicle and a painful cyst on my right, both diagnosed by ultrasound tests, how best is this treated?
Varicocele: Is highly unlikely that varicoceles cause severe pain, there is usually something else going on. The cyst on the right testicle is probably a spermatocele and mostly treated conservatively with nsaid's, as a last resort, surgery. I would see a urologist and see what he recommends. ...Read more
I've recently discovered a lump which appears to be attached to the top of my right testicle which changes in size.
I had a cyst removed at age 6.
See a doctor : This requires a physical exam and thorough history to evaluate. ...Read more
I have several cysts in my testicle sack. One of them is larger than the testicle. I can feel it but no pain when i press it. I want to get rid of it.
Here are some...: Without more detailed specifics, relevance, & sequence of events of all symptoms + a direct look & palpation, it is still hard to tell precisely what they may be although clinicaly these may just be inborn hyperactive sebaceous glands of hair follicles or cysts; so, they are no curable and require no care. To verify these, go to articles listed in http://formefirst.com/onDealSickness.html. ...Read more
I have what i believe is a cyst in the bottom center of my testicles. Will drawing salve help it?
See a doctor: Do not attempt to do such by your self. Some cyst may not need any intervention except for symptomatic. Your urologist will be in best position to advise. ...Read more
My husband has a cyst in his right testicle his sperm count is 0 does that mean he wont have children ?
Azoospermia: Azoospermia is defined as the complete lack of sperm in the ejaculate. It occurs in 5% of infertile men. If this is the case, then one or both of two conditions may be present (“causes”): There is a problem with sperm production or there is a blockage such that sperm production, although normal, cannot reach the ejaculate. If truly no Sperm, than he cannot have children. Get eval with fertility dr ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
The testicles are the two oval male gonads, or reproductive glands, located in the scrotum. The seminiferous tubules of the testis are the site of spermatogenesis and its leydig cells secrete testosterone. The term testicles is synonymous with testes or gonads. The singular form is ...Read more