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Whats The Difference Between A Hernia And A Testical Caners
Different Exam: An inguinal hernia is a hole in the groin muscles thru which a sac may protrude through, occasionally extending into the scrotal sac, next to the testicle. A testicular cancer presents as a growth within the testicle. These two abnormalities can be easily differentiated from one another by a careful physician examination. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
A hernia is a hole in the abdominal wall thru which the inner lining protrudes thru, creating a sac. Organs from within the abdominal cavity, such as the intestine, can protrude thru the hole and get stuck in the sac. Many hernias develop during fetal life and become evident in childhood or as an adult. Some develop following a prior abdominal operation. The cornerstone ...Read more
Technically, yes..: I'm assuming you mean a groin or inguinal hernia, which allows fat or intestinal tissue to drop into the scrotum. If bowel becomes incarcerated (stuck) in a hernia and becomes strangulated (tissue dies) it could lead to a patient's death, but very rarely. Of course, in extreme situations an elective repair of a hernia could lead to death, such as by heart attack or blood clot. Unlikely. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I've just had a hernia operation 5 days ago and i'm suffering with pain in my testical on the same side as the operation is this normal?
Yes: Since the testicle is hanging on a cord that passes through the are of the hernia operation, it usually becomes a bit inflamed and sore afterwards. It is also not unusual to have bruising over the groin, scrotum and penis, as well as a firm ridge under the incision. If you think something ifls "wrong", call your surgeon for an exam. Hope this helps! ...Read more
Mass in scrotum: Signs of testicular cancer include: lump or enlargement in a testicle, feeling of heaviness in the scrotum, dull ache in the abdomen or groin, sudden collection of fluid in the scrotum, pain or discomfort in a testicle or the scrotum, enlargement or tenderness of the breasts. Cancer usually affects only one testicle. See a doc if you have symptoms, especially if they last more than 2 weeks. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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Is it possible to develope a communicating hydrocelle as an adult? I have no sign of hernia but i hav testical swelling that comes and goes?
Yes it is: Common in childhood ; very unusual in adults. Communication of peritoneal linining of abdominal cavity with fluid around testis is considered a communicating hydrocele if it is very narrow ; only permits fluid to travel back ; forth. Enlares when erect ; diminishes when recumbent. It is an inguinal hernia if communication contains omental fat or bowel even if ony fluid reaches scrotum. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a knott under my skin inner thigh right testical hurts could this be a hernia or a pulled groin?
Epididymitis: Signs/sxs appear to be epididymitis of the testis, or orchitis. You need a scrotal ultrasound and possibly antibiotics. An incarcerated inguinal hernia, beyond pain and a knot, will eventually cause a bowel obstruction, which doesn't sound like your issue. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I'm a 43 year old male that is experiencing a undescending testical i've had a hernia surgery n also surgery for bilateral vericell?
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