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Lumps or Pain Within the Scrotum

A painless lump or swelling that is high in the scrotum makes a hernia a good possibility. Make an appointment with your doctor.

A lump coming from the groin also can be a cyst or swollen lymph node. Your doctor should be able to make a diagnosis by examining you. Sometimes, another test, such as an ultrasound, or a CT scan may be necessary.


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