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I have a lump on my scrotum right side near the top, about

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I have a lump on my scrotum right side near the top, about the size of a quarter and about 1/2 inch thick, tender almost like an infected hair.
JA: How long have you had the lump? Is it hard or soft?
Customer: just noticed it today, but has been tender and wet about 2 wks, hard
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: I see the dermatologist every 3 months, have had 2 melanomas surgeries, my father died of melanoma 32 years ago, my son 36 had had several moles removed.
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Mo replied 9 months ago.

Hi Dr Ashori here, could you upload a picture of this?

Expert:  Dr. David replied 9 months ago.

This is Dr. David

I see the other expert has opted out.

why don't you think it is an infected hair follicle

it could also be an infected subaceous cyst

you may need warm compresses on it and a course of antibiotics.

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