This question was answered on Mon 27, Sep 2010 10:08am by Dr Ravi Humbarwadi

swollen area above penis on the left side

    
Asked by dvada (Male; 30; UNITED STATES ) on Sun 16, May 2010 11:19pm

I noticed the area just above my penis under the pubic hair to the left side is swollen. When feeling the area I feel a soft swelling about the size and shape of a smaller than normal egg. If I press on it I feels uncomfortable. I will likely see a doctor about this if it doesn't go away but would appreciate any suggestions as to what this may be.

Actions: | Forward |
Answer


Name 

Email 

Security code
Enter the text as shown above


E-Mail me when someone replies to this post
Answer by Dr Ravi Humbarwadi  on Mon 27, Sep 2010 10:08am:

Hello, Some possible conditions leading to lump in the groin could be hernia, cyst , lipoma and swollen lymph glands. These are relatively harmless conditions. Hernia is typically a soft bulge in one or both sides of the groin. However you need to wait until your visit to the doctor to rule out any other cause of the lump.
Our doctors provide free answers to your questions. If you are happy with our services, please consider making a donation.
Click the button below to donate.


Please rate my answer (select the stars, no need to log in.)  

This question is open for comments.  Please share your opinion.

Comments


Name 

Email 

Security code
Enter the text as shown above


E-Mail me when someone replies to this post


 
What users are searching right now on Ask Medical Doctor:
liver enzymes alt     tiger bum     Search for answers     Longterm cough     STEMETIL MD     chronic sinusitis     mouth cancer     adrenal adenoma     Hid     singularandlisinopriltogether     No clubbing cyanosis or edema     what are the risks of working with nitrous oxide while pregnant     PICTURES     i have fever     whatdoesitmeanwhenitburnswhileurniting     projectilevomit     bloodtestUEcreat     i swallowed a females orgasm     FSH of 41     symptoms for intestinal worms     kidneyhealthyfoods     amoxicillin rash     Search for answers     Ovarian cycts     dialysis fly     knotwhereivsitewas     purlple     Search for answers     spottingbeforeperioddueby8days89121ResultAgoneswonnals     melanoma 1a     benadryl dosage     Search for answers     12 yr old uti     what would cause the navel or navel cord area to seep andor stink     symptoms of far sightedness     Search for answers     what is glandular fevers     Search for answers     iregular period     Search for answers     ihaveapaininmjy     fingernumbness     Search for answers     Clostridium20perfringens     Search for answers     plurpleblackbruise     paininperineum     Brotherhasaknotonlowerpartofle     likoriatypes     BENT     leftscapulapaintrapinflamation     Search for answers     wateon     wwwfacebookcom     White     Mydoctordidsomerecent     painful testicles     Search for answers     atypical     flusystems     feels as if something is in my ear     FREE answers     demi     flashing20in20the20eyes     trembling of lips     after tib fib break i get a hot foot after being on it for a few hours any remedies     chlamydia2years     Irecentlyhadadcdone92663 Enter your comments here temple     genital herpes     tachycardia     

©2011 - Ask Medical Doctor  |  All Rights Reserved
The site is not a replacement for professional medical opinion, examination, diagnosis or treatment. Always seek the advice of your medical doctor or other qualified health professional before starting any new treatment or making any changes to existing treatment. Do not delay seeking or disregard medical advice based on information written by any author on this site. No health questions and information on AskMedicalDoctor is regulated or evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration and therefore the information should not be used to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease without the supervision of a medical doctor. Posts made to these forums express the views and opinions of the author, and not the administrators, moderators, or editorial staff and hence AskMedicalDoctor and its principals will accept no liabilities or responsibilities for the statements made.

Home | Terms & Conditions | Contact Us | Frequently Asked Questions | Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Advertise with us
Stats