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I'm a male --90 years old--While showering I noticed a bulge

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I'm a male --90 years old--While showering I noticed a bulge on the left side of my body above my left testicle. No blood in my urine--no pain whatsoever--although lower back hurts when stooping.
JA: Have you had any recent injuries? What seems to make the pain better or worse?
Customer: Yes--tripped--fell down--broke the patella in my right knee this past February--still hurts as it continues to mend also damaged middle finger in my left hand. The back pain seems to leave me when I sit down.
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: Had My Prostate removed (cancer) in 1997. So far so good!
Submitted: 2 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Pravin replied 2 months ago.

Hello

Welcome and Thank you for your query posted.

My name is***** and being a Medicine specialist I would be able to provide you with an appropriate solution to your concern.

Please note that my Goal is to provide you with an Excellent Service .

Before I answer your question I would like to get some more information:

Do you have the swelling in the scrotal sac ? between the penis and testicles?

Please note that the answer provided is for information purpose only and does not substitute a Doctor - Patient Consultation in Clinic

Customer: replied 2 months ago.
Not that I can feel or see!
Customer: replied 2 months ago.
PLease do not call--I have a difficult time hearing!
Customer: replied 2 months ago.
it's 10:07 Pm --can I expect to hear from you this evening?
Expert:  Dr. Pravin replied 2 months ago.

Yes ,

Do you have a history of Hernia ?

Do you lift heavy weights ?