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Lump Top Testicle
Had u/s for lump top of right testicle on epididymis. The nurse preforming it said no bloodflow in bump. TC or cyst? Seems connected to head of epid.
Lump testicle: hello ~ please NEVER use abbreviations. I have no idea what TC means. If its a solid tumor, it would be in the testicle and has a very HIGH chance of being cancer ( a seminoma, teratoma etc. If its in the CORD, and the epididymis is the CORD there is about ZERO chance of being cancer and MOST likely is an epididymal cyst. You leave it. But make SURE of the location. CORD or TESTIS. Big difference. ...Read more
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
Uncertain: I could be a cyst or a boil. Is this something you can get evaluated. ...Read more
Pea size lump on top of right testicle, not hurt, can't always find, is the normal vein lump there or should I check it out?
Epididymal cyst: What you describe is likely an epididymal cyst. These are benign and do not need treatment. Just to be safe, you should let your physician check it though. ...Read more
Got u/s done and nurse said no bloodflow in lump on top of right testicle on epididymis most likely cyst or something else? Is no bloodflow good?
In this case yes.: US is used to help determine if a mass is a cancer or something less concerning. Cancer begins initially when cells stop communicating with their neighbors and start to grow faster then the rest. Before developing into a cancer the growing mass must be able to recruit blood vessels otherwise it cannot progress. Regular, smooth shape, freely mobile are all good signs if present. ...Read more
Got u/s done and nurse said no bloodflow in firm lump on top of right testicle on epididymis most likely cyst or something else? Is no bloodflow good?
Found a pinhead size lump at top of right testicle..its hard to find but it worries me..Should I get checked?..I found it during self exam in hot bath
I have lump on testicle from top,it doesnt grow its softand hurts from one side,was at doctor he said he didnt find anything,he said bigger epididymal?
Hard lump near the top of testicle after full recovery from hernia repair and hydrocele surgery? What could it be? I do not think it is swelling
Watch and wait: What you described does not seem to be a cause for concern. You may watch and wait. If the lump doubles in size, becomes irregular in size, shape or color, bleeds, or ulcerates, see a doctor. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex, if you have sex. ...Read more
I noticed marble sized flat and movable lump on the left top side of my testicle sac. Its not painful. What is it?
Lump on scrotum: There are several possibilities, including cyst. You do need to find out what the lump is in case it is something more serious. Please see your doctor for peace of mind and safety. Peace and good health. ...Read more
Small lump on the top of the right testicle.
Recently feeling a slight pain whn right testicle is squeezed. Is this a major concern?
Well: You need an evaluation. Go see doctor for an examination and diagnosis ...Read more
My testicle hurt when i exam them, there is no lumps or swelling the pain is at the top of each the pain goes away if i stop the exam
Sensitive testicles: There is no medical condition or concern with symptoms only when you touch something on your body and at no other time. Usually when someone tells a doctor something hurts when I do "this" the doctor advises the patient to stop doing "that". Sounds like the next time you see your doctor you should mention this. ...Read more
I have 2 lumps above each testicle, and they both move around, but seem to stay on the top area of each one. Does this sound familiar? Also should I s
Bump on testicle: I have 2 lumps above each testicle, and they both move around, but seem to stay on the top area of each one. Does this sound familiar? Also should I s ANS: suspect you are feeling your vas defferens. Google for images. Bumps in testicles should always be checked with your Dr.Caught early cancer of testis is curable. ...Read more
Hi 18 year old feels like I have a weird lump type thing on top of left testicle worried on what it is.
Have a small lump/ball on the top of my left Testicle. It's attached to the outside of the Testicle inside my Sack. It is painful when touched.
Possible infection: This needs to be examined by a physician. It may be an infection, such as epididymitis, or a varicocele (blood sac). Less common would be a tumor. You have provided only limited information; please see your primary care provider for an evaluation. The best diagnostic test is an ultrasound. ...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 know I have a varciocele, and I also have a lump in the top of my testicle. Could this be a spermatocele that has been caused by the varciocele?
Here are some...: Varicocele is varicose veins of pampiniform venous plexus of spermatic vein, which present in some 15% of men with 90% of them on left side and 10% on both sides; spermattocele is cyst(s) of epididymides, which contain light milk-colored fluid with sperms, usually at the head of epididymides. So, both are unrelated in origin and structure. More? Ask doc, preferably urologist. Best wish... ...Read more
Anyone of them: Growth from a tumor can affect any part of the testicle. So you should have a general feel of the size of your testicles and go around all sides looking for either a localized bump(tumor) of diffuse/general enlargement of over 1.5-2 inches which is progressively getting bigger. Then you should get concerned and check it out with your doctor ...Read more