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I am 16 Today I found a round sprinkle sized

Patient: I am 16. Today I found a round sprinkle sized lump on my testicle really close to the bottom of my epidiymis. I’m wondering if this is normal and just a blood vessel,tube something along those lines or if its something way more serious

 

 

Doctor: Thank you for writing to us.You may be having a swelling in the scrotum. There are several causes of scrotal swellin g. Here are some of them:VaricoceleHydroceleHerniaTorsion of the testesPlease see a Surgeon to reach the diagnosis and the treatment. Buy you should see a Doctor as soon as possible to confirm.Hope this helps you.

 


 

 
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Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Manitoba. He currently operates a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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