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Ruptured Vein On Foreskin
~1x1cm vein on external scrotum without pain. Has "deflated" a few times. Curently raised 3mm & supple to touch. Varicose vein or varicosele? Tx?
Not likely at 44 yrs: These are two different problems. Torsion, or twisting of the testis can be intermittent, although typically is causes a severe unrelenting pain due to cutting off the blood supply of the testis. Emergency surgery is required to salvage the testis. An undescended testis typically will not change location after the first year of age. Surgery to correct the problem is performed in early childhood. ...Read more
Grade 3 vericocele on left,had inguinal approach vericocelectomy a month ago.Now got 1 vein swollen on right.Having pain around left groin. Wht to do?
Call surgeon and: check with them.Get a more detailed answer ›
Circle purple vein under skin on uncut penis head. 4 normal veins flow into it, bulges a little and more when erect, no pain, maybe 1/4 size of penny?
Venous hemangioma: This is a benign blood vessel proliferation or also called the blood bessel tumor called hemangioma there benign vascular tumors tangled small vessels they can bleed and grow slowly removing is difficult as they are very vascular and bleeding is a problem you should consult urologist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Would dialysis using a permanent catheter in the only patent left phimoral vein rule out transplantation on it ? Had aneurysmal rupture on the right.
Very tricky: Transplantation requires an adequate vein near an adequate artery and the bladder. Even if a femoral vein has been damaged, the vein higher up in the abdomen (the iliac or the vena cava) may still support a transplant. These technical details need to be carefully reviewed with a transplant surgeon in advance of transplantation. Most of the time, it is still possible. Best of luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
3+ mnths since lap. Inguinal hernia repair, base of the penis still sore on the right side, sperm cord achy, erection twisted. Was normal b4. Related?
Delicate area: The area of the penis and scrotum are very delicate areas. The surgery you had causes a lot of trauma down there with a lot of inflammation ( red, hot, swelling, tenderness). Your activity level after surgery to present may be contributing to your condition if excessive. If it is not starting to resolve, see the surgeon to be sure that you are not having an unusual problem. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
No: I am puzzled as to why anyone would want to shave there. It is a silly fad which you will drop as you become an adult. ...Read more
Took blood pressure test, forearm veins pulsed hard. 2 in hemorage apeared under wrist. I am 24, 154/92. Concerns about ruptures, weakened veins?
If 1 of genitfemoral nerve fibres damaged due2 scrotal trauma(like some1 holds&pulls scrotum badly, & there was breaking thread feeling shud it heal?
Probably not related: Genital pain can be confused but usually still can be confidently diagnosed with a detailed focused history, physicals on scrotum and its contents, and tests as needed after analyzing the quality and quantity of pain with its detailed sequence of events. In reality, minor pulling or contusion will not cause irreversible damage. More doubt? Go to see urologist for differential diagnosis. Best... ...Read more
Penis and scrotum purple and bruised 3 days after open mesh inguinal hernia surgery. Is this normal?
Large swollen portion on penis told it was broken blood vessel, now there is a clear hard vein area painful to touch. Could it be a penis thrombosis?
Mondor's Disease: Probable thrombosed dorsal vein of penis or superficial venous thrombophlebitis. Should not be a problem, not like deep vein thrombosis of leg or coronary thrombosis. Commonest causes are masturbation or excessive sex. Penile swelling should settle down in time. This should not be confused with priapism, which is an erection which fails to go away & can be due to internal penile vessel thrombosis. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Had testicular ultrasound .Found hydrocele on both of them.Sometimes feel a lump(like enlarged vein)Could hydrocele press vein causing it to enlarge?
Here are some ...: Reporting the presence of hydrocele around testicles is common from the scrotal US taken for some pain or ache inside scrotum. However, if scrotal contents are still palpable, the reported hydrocele is probably not clinically significant, but an incidental finding. Besides, note: varicose veins (varicocele) above left testis is a known presence up to 15-20% of times. So, ask Doc for detail... ...Read more
Why, recurring genital lymph node ruptures since bulging disc injury and cyst removal inner right thigh. Rt foot swells daily. Ongoing for. 9 months?
Serious symptoms: These point to a multifactorial problem. See your physician. ...Read more
18 years of age
Recently discover a firm lump on the scrotum on top of the testicle
Hurts if squeezed and maybe the groin
Is this epididymal cyst?
Lump on the scrotum: You are probably right. Please see a Urologist for peace of mind. ...Read more
Ultrasound on left leg monday. Small saphenous vein leading to ankle is distended, sore, often feel like pinching. Calf tight. Will ultrasound harm?
No: An ultrasound will not harm. It is used to rule out more serious blood clots. ...Read more
Penis dorsal vein & veins on the tip of the foreskin more prominent for a monthurine n blood normal.Urologist said don't worry! but i feel irritation!
Don't worry: If you have seen an urologist and has checked you out , then be assured. However , if the burning persists , make sure to return for further evaluation and testing as per his/her recommendations. ...Read more
Does a thrombosis on the superficial dorsal vein of penis effect erections, blood flow to or from the penis or leak of the penis ?Everything feels ok
Here are some...: If the thrombosis of superficial vein of the penis as defined occurred solitarily, erectile function should not be affected, but not saying ED will never happen in the future because life is a constantly moving, changing, evolving event to conform the reality that life is a constantly changing adjusting dynamic process of struggle to cope with reality, certainty, & uncertainty of daily living. ...Read more
I hav varicose vein behind knee,in this place under the skin i can feel pea size lump,not protruding.vein not painful.tumor or blood clot?
Experienced hands: If something can be felt but not seen then often a clinician can determine the most likely diagnosis by palpating the area in physical exam. Superficial blood clots or varicosities are easily palpated, but more serious deep venous thrombosis usually are not. Cysts, lymph nodes, and a variety of skin nodules can be found behind the knee too. ...Read more
See urologist ...: Normal healthy frenulum of glans penis & foreskin will not tear at erection /coitus except there is chronic inflammation with long redundant foreskin. So, see urologist so to decide what can be the underlying reason of possible correction. Meanwhile, keep the area as clean and dry as possible. ...Read more
18 years of age discover a firm lump on the scrotum on top of the testicle Hurts if squeezed and maybe the groin Is this epididymal cyst or cancerous?
Urological eval: Rather than guess without the benefit of a physical examination - recommend assessment by an urologist. Take care. ...Read more