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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
Consult a urologist: You should not be having pain by itself because your scrotum is small and testicle are large. You may have a hydrocele, spermatocele or varicocele which is stretching scrotum from within. A testis tumor can occasionally be painful. Diagnosis can be made by physical examination plus scrotal ultrasound. A urologist can help you with this. ...Read more
Sometimes my scrotum is big and I can feel vines from the left side. Some times it shrinks almost normal, sometimes I feel fluid inside.
To consider..: Sounds like it could be a varicocele, which is caused by dilation of some of the veins that flow to the testicles. Left varicoceles are more common, as you report. They tend to be more noticeable when standing and are less noticeable when laying down.Is this true for you? They can cause shrinking of the testicle as well as be a cause for infertility.You may want to have your doc examine to be sure ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Transmitted pressure: Pressure transmitted through the spermatic cord while coughing can often be perceived as a dull ache or spasmodic pain in the scrotum. An inguinal hernia can allow such pressures to travel from the abdominal cavity with cough or strain. A varicocele, or dilation of the blood vessels that drain the testes, can also cause similar discomfort. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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