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    hi im 15 after watchin the show about cheaking your balls for lumps i cheaked my balls and found a little lump beside my left testical... what will i do im 2 embarressed 2 go to a gp





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    David. Its good to check your balls for lumps. The idea is to check and if you find something get it checked by a Dr. He has seen heaps of balls before so don't be embarrassed. If it turns out to be something sinister the longer you wait around feeling embarrassed could make a big diference in your life

    have a lump in right side of balls





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    hi iam 14 and i got white spots on the end of my penis and i had them for a year and some time i feel like some 1 is dragin down on my balls but this only start happening from like 2 weeks ago can any help i dont want to ask my mam cause to scared pls help is it cancer and my mam say i had to have an operation on my balls when i was a baby i can not find any lumps but my balls are hard





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    go and talk to your mom so she can make you a appointment for the doctor.

    If they are tiny spots about 1mm big under the head of the penis, you have nothing to worry about, anything else go and see your GP. The dragging sensation on your testicals means you need to release a little sperm most likely by masturbating. If you have regular erections without ejaculating for a long time, it can become painful.

    hi ive checked my balls and i have a grisel like lump on its own its not attached to anything could this be cancer ?





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    Nobody can tell you if is cancer or not. Could you please see a doctor, urologist or andrologist??

    Im 32 and On each of my balls i have a lump and it feels grisly and its pain full 2 touch they r not swallow in anyway can u help?





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    Lumps on your testicles could be very serious. You need to have them evaluated by a doctor ASAP.

    I'm 13 about a month ago I touched my balls and I felt a little pea sized lump I don't have pain but it is freaking me out I also have been having some stuff with my heart like it beats like it's coming out of my chest and it has like a ten second period where it just hurts really bad Help





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    Jake, have courage , take a deep breath and phone for a Doctor's appointment or speak to your parents. No-one can say from here what the lump is and your heart problems are most likely a result of the anxiety. Fear can affect the beating of your heart enormously.

    Hi, im 18 and ive never had sex before but lately ive been experiencing extreme discomfort down there. Its mostly dry and itchy when i get out of the bath but then later on th the day it seems to have particles which look like little balls of sweaty skin :s. I also found a lump on one of the actual lips but it could be a spot because i usually get them there. Im just wondering what could be wrong.





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    Hi, when I feel my balls I sometimes find that one of them has gone in to my body..... It's not in my balls sac anymore. It leaves the sac empty, but it happens rarely. Is that normal?





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    No, its not. I had to have an operation to get that sorted a few years ago.... Simple procedure mind

    hi i have a purple dot on my balls and it does not hurt but i did notice the last two days my balls itch so i shaved and looked and found it there still a virgin what could it be?





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    Hi after checking my balls in the bath I have noticed I have a small hard bump/lump on my left testicle, it doesn't hurt unless I press or touch it, but it has got me very worried!! I'm only 23, with a 5week old daughter!!





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    to be honest the best thing to do is just get yourself checked at the doctors its better to be safe than sorry i cant reconmend anything apart from that sorry

    this could be testicular cancer but it also could be a bump were you might have injured it.

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    It could be normal, I have a hydrocele which is a pea sized lump, yours could be a spermatocele on the spermatic cord (the tube that takes the sperm from the balls to the penis). But definitely go get it checked by your GP. I know its embarrassing for you (I had to do it too! And get an ultrasound) but you'll worry until you go and it really wasn't bad at all. He asked me some questions, felt both balls and the lump. Actually wasn't weird at all once I was on the examination bed. The ultrasound was the same. They were totally professional and it was easy. I was SO relieved once I knew my lump wasn't serious! Just go get it checked.

    It could be normal, I have a hydrocele which is a pea sized lump, yours could be a spermatocele on the spermatic cord (the tube that takes the sperm from the balls to the penis). But definitely go get it checked by your GP. I know its embarrassing for you (I had to do it too! And get an ultrasound) but you'll worry until you go and it really wasn't bad at all. He asked me some questions, felt both balls and the lump. Actually wasn't weird at all once I was on the examination bed. The ultrasound was the same. They were totally professional and it was easy. I was SO relieved once I knew my lump wasn't serious! Just go get it checked.

    hi i have a lump at the bottom of my balls but ts more like a tube and the same with the other but i dont no wat im even looking for exactly the balls are reli hard aswell





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    I have a lump in my scrotum (affecting the right testicle). It's a strange one because it's kind of seperate (its not a lump growing out of any structure....it fells like its hanging off). It feels like it's in a small bag and the bag is the bit which is attached. I don't think it's actually attached to my balls. I think it's attached to the sperm tubes which feed into my balls. Is this anything to worry about? I think it is causing some pain but it's hard to tell exactly where the pain is coming from. I did wonder if it was perhaps some kind of mini hernia. Is that even possible?





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    hi i have the same thing (noticed it first 5 years ago and im 20 now) and got it checked by my general practitioner. he said its a spermatocele (scrotal mass) and that it can be benign or cancerous and is actually a cyst or inflammation of the vas deferens. he said mine is nothing to worry about since it has not grown and the pain is not constant. however mine recently started to ache again so i think i'm going to get it checked out again. He told me that i should go to an urologist because they can make a more accurate and comprehensive diagnosis. hope this helps.

    I have a lump in my right testicle and a scan showed it to be a cyst but no treatment was offered so i have just left it,sometimes i get a dull ache but otherwise no trouble,if you are concerned then go to your GP.

    Hi , I'm 13 and I've noticed that on the left side of my balls theres a lump that's 2cm from my penis it's only been there sense I was twelve and on my right side of my balls whe i fell around there I can't seem to find my other ball is this bad.





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    Hi my name is jack im 36 and jay put vasline all over your balls and u will not have no pain at all ...my son had it he is 10 now he said 2 me "dad i have a spot or lump on my balls"so i put vasline on it 4 him in the next 2 weeks hes penis was backk 2 normal >>>>

    I have my nipple peirced, and just next to one of the balls there is a lump; when I take the peircing out and squeeze the lump, puss comes out like a spot, then the lump will re-appear the next day! I've had it for a few weeks now and dont know what it is? I dont want to take my peircing out though as Iv had it in for quite a long time so it cant be that causing the problem?





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    ave been to the doctors twice now and benn cheacked i have a small lump on my testcial but i went to the doctor and i am fine the 2nd time i went bk he said am fine am just hsraeing this that cancer of the balls goes like lump of a grapefruit so if its a quiet a small lump and its not got any bigger then dont worry cheers





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    Hi im 21 years old, around about 6 month ago i found a rather big lump in my left breast it hurts to touch the lump and breaks up into little balls wen i have a feel. i never got this checked out as i never really thought anything of it until i started to get a sticky type of milk come out of my nipple. help?





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    i have got a lump on the inside of my leg next to my balls. it is the about the size of a 2p coin round and lumps up like the size of a small marble and the skin as wrinkled on the top of the lump. can u help? please





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    Hi i have found a lump at the side of my balls which is very sore, there is no puss its just like a sore lump but i can pinch round it and its very tender is this an ingrowing hair .please help xxx john





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    no don't sqwes it mate in case it is a spot that not reddy yet because it will just make it hurt

    hi i have a pea sized lump on my testicles but its painful i no it said " However, a swelling or painless, pea-sized lump in one of the testes (balls) is most common" should i still be worried thanks





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    i'm 15 and on my left testical there is a lump the size of a peanut. i have seen on another website that when a light is placed underneath the balls and light can pass through the lump its nothing to worry about but if its solid then its a high chance of cancer, is this normal?





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    I don't mean to scare you but lumps as big as that could be testicular cancer. If I was you I would go get checked out.

    Hi in 20 years old and very healthy, last week I got blue balls when around my girlfriends and as they came on i had nipped to the toilet to have a number 2 because that's what I thought the pain was at first. Anyways I strained and couldn't poo so I went back to bed and sorted the blue balls problem out. However ever since then Ive had a dull throbbing in the right side of my groin, it doesn't hurt but it is so uncomfortable and annoying. It feels like I'm wearing a pair of boxers that are too tight and im getting a wedgie in the right side of my groing. Also when I feel against my leg down there I can feel a small lump which I beleive to be my lymph node. Any advice would be great thanks. Also i have recently started the gym and I am quite active but like I say this pain didn't occur until after the blue balls scenario.





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    guys i really need help!! i dont have balls?! Im 17, and for as long as i can remember, i haven't had any balls in my sack, i thought this was normal and they would drop eventually but i researched it, and after i found out how testicals actually descend and everything, i started to worrie! i haven't got any balls! i can ejaculate normally, and i can feel two lumps just above my penis (witch im guessing are my balls), but they arnt in my sack, iv been worried since i was about 13, can some one please help?!





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    i go along to your local gp and let them check it out sounds like like they have not decended properly dont be embarrased

    You need to see a urologist about this. I'm surprised your doctors or your parents didn't know about this. This condition is usually diagnosed at the time of birth and the doctor will keep checking until the age of 10. If they haven't descended by age 10, the doctor will do surgery to correct the problem.

    i am 14 and have got a lump of veins around my balls is this bad?





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    Hi, I am 21 and i keep getting this ache dull pain in my balls the best way to describe it is that it feels like ive been kicked in the balls when i haven't been, its been like this now for almost 2 weeks I cant find any lumps and the weirdest thing about it is that it hurts alot! when i ballance fully on my right leg, also it does not hurt at all to touch my balls. does anybody know what this might be?





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    go get checked out by your GP. I dont mean this in a bad way but most people dont know what a lump should feel like so you may be missing it. even if it isnt a lump its best to get checked out by your GP as whatever it is they can treat it!

    I have redness on top of one of my balls, i cant tell if its a lump or not and it went but came back





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    One of my balls is bigger than the other and has a lump at the bottom. I am 21





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    I am 13 and the same problem is for me and I dont know what to do please can you help :)

    Hi I am 15 I'm not sure if I have lump on my left testicular or i just have 3 balls not sure





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