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I found a small lump on the ridge between the base of my penis midway to my rectum bit of burning sensation seems to shrink a bit after hot shower. No impediment in my urine flow. Thoughts?

Doctor's Assistant: When did burning begin? Have you used any medication for it?

About 4 weeks ago no medication yet thoughts?

Doctor's Assistant: Have you seen a doctor about burning?

No

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

Heart murmur hernia operation 12 years ago

Submitted: 3 months ago.Category: Urology
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Urologist: Dr. Arun Phophalia, Urologist replied 3 months ago
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Urologist: Dr. Arun Phophalia, Urologist replied 3 months ago

What is your age?

What is the size of lump?

Is it painful, tender, mobile?

Could you please post a picture of it?

Thank you.

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
Age 61 mildly tender size about like a piece of corn. Seems to shrink a bit in hot shower no urine flow impediment
Urologist: Dr. Arun Phophalia, Urologist replied 3 months ago

This is suggestive of lipoma (fat tissue) or lipofibroma.

Both of these are benign.

Usually no treatment is necessary and these can be left alone.

These do not increase in size.

Please feel free for your follow up questions.

I would be happy to assist you further, if you need any more information.

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