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I have itchy pimple like things but hard on scrotum sack. They are not painful. Please help me understand what are these?
Hard bump on scrotum after intercourse and a little bit of swelling around the bump but it was right after missing the hole& hitting bone, what is it?
Noticed pea sized tender lump in groin, next to scrotum. hard to find at times. Tender when touched Hernia? Cancer? Abdominal CAT scan ok a year ago
Here are some...: Incidentally self-palpating a bump on or beneath skin here and there is a common expected life experience, however, which has induce a lot of unnecessary anxiety in wake of concerning cancer. If found, it's reasonable to be evaluated once; if the impression is uneventful and it remains stable in size, shape, & number, leave it alone and do nothing. If still worried, re-evaluate in 2-3 years. ...Read more
Scrotal pearl: Scrotal pearl is a calcified testicular appendix. Appendix testis present in about 70% of men, is a vestigial ; useless structure ; remnant of temporary primitive fetal kidney. Usually cause no problem, but can twist and be confused with testis torsion, or calcify and feel like a grain of rice. Check it regularly over few months to ensure no enlargement to suggest a tumor. Painless. Doesn't grow. ...Read more
Cysts: Usually epidermal inclusion cysts and or blackheads. ...Read more
I have a white pimple type hard matter on my scrotum . When i tried to rubbed it, it came out of blood but it remained there? Anything serious?
Sebaceous Cyst: This is normal, nothing to worry about and will often resolve on its own. ...Read more
I just got conventional surgery for varicocele 2 days ago. My only concern is, when i stand up, i can still feel hard veins in my scrotum. Please help?
Takes Time: Varicocele repair is performed by blocking (tying or clipping) the ven(s) that lead from the abdomen (retroperitoneum) into the scrotum. Initially this will lead to those veins seeming fuller. Over the next few weeks to months the veins will shrink down. What you should notice now is that the veins do not distend further when you stand up or hold your breath (valsalva). ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Laying in bed. Scrotum relaxed, hard lump on left testicle and hurts overall testicle when touching. Ultrasound done, no cancer. What can this be?
Medical examination: You should show it to your family doctor or go to a Urologist. Any lump in this area needs quick attention. Only a physical examination can determine what it might be. Guesswork does not help here! ...Read more
Mass: Scrotal enlargement with hardness or firmness should be considered seriously. Possible explanations can range from a simple hydrocele or hernia as well as it can mean a chronic infection or even a testicular tumor. A testicular tumor is the most worrisome and this should be evaluated promptly. ...Read more