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    I am 14 and I masturbated with shower gel as a lubricant and my skin came off on my glans and my scrotum. My scrotum is back to normal but the head of my glans is whiter than the rest and it is all wrinkled, almost like it is dead. I can still feel it and it looks a tiny bit swollen. My GP gave me some cream but it has not helped. Also,and unrelated; a line leading to a red spot appeared on my foreskin after I masturbated-is this normal?





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    Don't use that shower gel again would be my first suggestion. Maybe just normal soap. Also I have been told that using moisturiser is bad as well and can have a similar effect on your skin to what you mentioned. Was the cream your GP gave you meant for that part of your body? It may also contain moisturiser. The line leading to a red spot on your foreskin is probably a tiny blood vessel that has burst and bled a little into a spot close to the surface. This can happen anywhere on your body but in this case I would say it was due to the amount of pressure you might have used at some point during masturbation. It will go away pretty quickly but try not to be too rough if you wan't to avoid the same thing again.

    I have a small lump on left side of scrotum. It hurts when I touch/squeeze it. Standing up for 5 min results in throbbing pain. Lying down with my scrotum a little elevated makes the pain die out. I'm 21 years old BTW. what is it? Also before there was lump, I get a pain in my scrotum after sneezing. Frequently. Like 3/5 sneezes, pain occurs in my scrotum.





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    Hi, I have small little white spots on my scrotum, penis shaft and more heavily on my foreskin, from trying to diagnose it on the internet it sounds like swollen sweat glands! Can you give me any info on what it might be and how to get rid of it?





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    apparently its not cure-able but i also suffer from this and i recently had a acne problem too. when i took tablets called roacutane it made the glads on my penis disappear. But when i came off the tablets they returned. i would love to hear of something which has permanent effects. sorry its not much help but if u find a cure let me know toooooo !!!

    between my anus and scrotum there is a vein or tube of some kind that at times gets swollen and has a creamy discharge from it, can get tight and very uncomfortable around that tube at these times. what is wrong?





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    I am not a medical person, but it seems to me that you have a fistula. See your doctor without delay.

    Im 18 and i have small white spots that cover my scrotum, and are now climbing the shaft of my penis. On the scrotum especially, they seem to have hairs protruding from the centre of them.





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    i have several on my scrotum they are small cysts and apparently harmless

    I started with 1 or 2 that on occasion could be squeezed like a spot. I now have about 20 ranging in size, some that can be squeezed. From what i'm guessing these are infected hair folicals but not sure. i'm 31 and had these for about 5 years!

    hi sir.............i am 25 yrs old...i am having some irritation between bottom of scrotum and anus for the past ten years....mainly after having bath and having sweeting n scrotum.....mailny if i put jeans...thts all.....tsome times it ill pain........wht will be the reason for this..i tried many thing,,but not...i am scared.......





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    I HAVE GONE TO THE GP 3 TIMES IN THE LAST 5YEARS WITH PAIN/DISCOMFORT IN MY LEFT TESTICLE AND TOP OF MY THIGH IS SWOLLEN, AND I HAVE WHAT FEELS LIKE A "BAG OF WORMS" IN MY SCROTUM. EACH TIME I HAVE BEEN PRESCRIBED ANTIBIOTICS AND TOLD THAT DIABETIC MEN ARE PRONE TO INFECTIONS IN THE GROIN AREA DUE TO THE HIGH SUGAR IN THE BLOOD. (I AM A 54 YEAR OLD DIABETIC TYPE 2 MALE TAKING 2000 MG OF METFORMIN A DAY)





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    My right foot is always swollen, when I walk for some time.No other areas is swollen. What is the problem of this area, please help! This swollen foot does not have any pain and discoloration.





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    Its been like this for some time now the base of my heel is tender to walk on

    Hi! I have a couple of small grit like lumps around my scrotum, a couple on the base of the scrotum and a couple to the right in between my penis and scrotum. I had them checked when I was at the gum clinic and they said there was nothing to worry about and it was a fructose gland or something but I'm pretty sure they couldn't even feel it as sometimes its hard to feel. Soon after I noticed the other grit type lump on the right so assume this can't be the fructose gland or whatever they called it as it was not symmetrical and there was more than 2! What could this be and should I be worried? It doesn't hurt at all and doesn't appear to be attached to the testicles.





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    In my testicles the is a very small solid lump like a cyst but it is not on my actual testicle its on what i think is the chord coming of the scrotum, i wondered whether you can get cancerous lumps just on the scrotum or if they can also occur on other areas such as the chord? should i be worried?





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    I have abdominal pain and one of my testicles/scrotum has swollen to a small baloon size. I have visited a specialist but I am not convinced this will go away by itself because it has been 2 days shy of a week. The pain has subsided to a few flareups now and then but the size of testicle/scrotum has not demished. Second opinion please....





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    my scrotum has swollen to double its normal size i'am really worried what could this be??





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    i am 14 and have recently noticed that there is dry skin on my scrotum. i did use shampoo as a lubricant a few days ago and i heard that may be the cause. however after my shower today, because of the problem i used body wash on my scrotum and underneath my foreskin. however when dry i went to examine my penis and scrotum and discovred that the problem haddn't gone. In fact my penis head's skin was now also very dry along with my scrotum. I dont know what to do, i am very worried. Can someone please help!





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    Ive noticed some small fleshy lumps on my penis and scrotum. They are in clusters on the scrotum but sparse on the penis. Hair appears to be growing out of some on the scrotum. I have never had sex but do masterbate and i used to have warts on my hands. Is it possible to pass them on to the genitals?





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    I am a 56 year old male. I fathered two children and then had a vasectomy at the age of 24. When my scrotum is relaxed, after a hot shower, my right testicle does not hang down in the scrotum sac. The left one seems to be fine as it drops down in the scrotum sac. It appears I only have one testicle and looks very odd and deformed. Is this normal or do I need to have it checked out?





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    I am 16 and have small spot like lumps covering my entire shaft and scrotum. I've spoken to a doctor who said they are "swollen glands", but this was over 18 months ago and they are still there. Was his diagnosis correct and will they go away? Please help!





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    I have white hard lumps all over my scrotum and I've had them for as long as I can remember, some are really small and hardly noticeable, there are 3 that are grouped together on my scrotum, which is worrying me. They are painless but hurt if a lot of pressure is applied, then I have a white lump the size of a garden pea on the right side of my scrotum, I'm so embarrassed and ashamed about them. What should I do?





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    Im not sure if this is normal but for the past week, I have noticed that when I have an erection, my scrotum shrinks and my testicles seem to go out of the scrotum and underneath. I was wondering if this is normal. Also, my right testicle seems to move and it sometimes moves slightly out of the scrotum. Is this normal?





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    You could have a retractile testicle but the web can't do a diagnosis, could you book an appointment with an andrologist ASAP?

    A lump (less than the size of a pea) inside my scrotum. It is not actually on my testicle however it does seem as though it is attached to a string which i am guessing is the epididymis. It is almost like this lump is 'floating about' within my scrotum. It only becomes painful when i feel for it and or squeeze it. Could this just be a cyst or is it possible for a cancerous lump to appear within the scrotum but not be attached to a testicle. Also, the epididymis on this side of my scrotum is ever so slightly larger than the one on the opposite side. Could you confirm if this is normal?





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    Hi Paul I really need help as I have been to see my gp a few about this problem I have problem with my scrotum for a year now it really gets unbearable for me the scrotum gets really tight and causes me so much discomfort it also feels like it burns aswell I can feel the scrotum getting tight and loose every few seconds





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    I'm 14 and in my scrotum area I have a big collection of lumps on my left side of the scrotum , I read up saying if it's cancerous it would be on my testicle and not in my scrotum , on my testicles there's no bumps or anything just the outside on the "sack" there's a huge amount of lumps and I really don't know what it is ! I also have these really small dots all over my penis that are growing more and more every week , they're small and can't squeeze them or anything just round balls you can feel.. I hope I was specific enough. I'm too embarrassed to go to my doctor and really need to know if this is serious or not.





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    Don't delay in going to the GP I have a very large scrotum and I'm soon going to have my Hydrocel drained I have had surgery before on my scrotum when I was younger.





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    Hi im 17 n i keep gettin pains around the top of my scrotum, on the right hand side but not actually on the scrotum bit worried tbf shud i make a doctors appointment?





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    I have a swollen tongue, it began to ache a few days ago and know has swollen quite abit I sound like I have lispe! Its hurts to swollow eat and drink, and smoke. I also have my tongue peirced 4yrs ago it has been fine there are no lumps or dis-colourings on my tounge its just really swollen I have tried to take my tongue bar out to clean it but its to painful and to swollen to get my fingers to unscrew the ball :'( help please I am very worried :(





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    hey, on my scrotum I have what almost looks like a spot, which I found this morning in the shower. It is no bigger than a pea, but feels like a lump inside my scrotum. Should I be worried or not? I am 14 years old. Thank you





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    i have my right scrotum swollen,at first i went to the clinic was given antibiotics the pain stoped but the swollenness hasnt,i have noticed my sperm is gettin less was rcently tod my motility rate is very low,i dnt kn what 2do/take for meds,i live in rural town and medicines that i have seen on this page dont exist in my country's pharmacy,m ready for any assistance or experiments,i just want something done





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    I think I understand now. As long as your testicles (balls) are in the (scrotum)sack, there's nothing to worry about. The scrotum responds to differences in temperature - when hot or warm, it will be loose and your balls will hang low; when cold or cool it will pull your balls up tightly against your body to keep them warm. The scrotum does this to keep your sperm at a fairly constant temperature. If your sperm gets too hot then it won't make any babies.

    Hey I'm 24 and for the past how many years I don't know to be precise, I've had pain in my scrotum and balls, my scrotum goes so tight and feels hard at times, it just constantly makes me feel sick. It goes that tight at times it looks like there isn't even a scrotum there, I've told a doctor and his told me it's normal in some men, but the pain I've gone through over so many years now just can't be right, any advice help would be great





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    My daughter is four years old and has severely swollen tonsils, they touch when she sticks her tongue out, she has no other symptoms and I noticed this a month ago, is this normal?? I took her to a doctor, and they gave me a nurse instead who said they were just swollen. She also snores loudly. I've looked it up and found nothing, why are they swollen??





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    My scrotum feels cold and wet, when I sit down I get a burning sensation around the scrotum. Also when I squeeze the tip of my penis it leaves a pale finger print then goes back to Normal colour? It's like the genital area is unwell that's the only way to explain it.





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