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My friend told me there is a tiny ball attached to his testicle, what can this be?
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In brief: Epidydmal cyst
Your friend should see his doctor for an exam and a testicular ultrasound to further investigate this "tiny ball".
It is likely to be a cyst on the epididymis or a cyst on the testicle. However, testicular tumors can also feel like a tiny ball on the testicle so he definitely needs a testicular ultrasound to rule out a tumor.

In brief: Epidydmal cyst
Your friend should see his doctor for an exam and a testicular ultrasound to further investigate this "tiny ball".
It is likely to be a cyst on the epididymis or a cyst on the testicle. However, testicular tumors can also feel like a tiny ball on the testicle so he definitely needs a testicular ultrasound to rule out a tumor.
Dr. Kristin Kozakowski
Dr. Kristin Kozakowski
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology
2 doctors agree
In brief: He should get seen
Even the very round-like-a-ball masses, which tend to be adenomatoid tumors, need to be checked by a competent physician.
We don't want to miss cancer.

In brief: He should get seen
Even the very round-like-a-ball masses, which tend to be adenomatoid tumors, need to be checked by a competent physician.
We don't want to miss cancer.
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Dr. Ed Friedlander
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Dr. George Klauber
Pediatrics - Urology
In brief: Head of epididymis
Which can feel like a little cyst.
Could also be a small benign cyst of or large appendix testis, some ectopic abdominal tissue or 1:1, 000, 000 a supernumery testis.

In brief: Head of epididymis
Which can feel like a little cyst.
Could also be a small benign cyst of or large appendix testis, some ectopic abdominal tissue or 1:1, 000, 000 a supernumery testis.
Dr. George Klauber
Dr. George Klauber
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