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Chances of engorged vein under the skin of the penis - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Penis Problems
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User :   My son told me he has some thing moving under the skin of his penis hard to find when soft but obvious when erect about the size of a dime when curled any idea. I told him go to the emergency room.
Doctor :   Hi,
Doctor :   dr here
Doctor :   Is it painful ?
User :   I don't think so
Doctor :   i would ask you o rush to the ER n
Doctor :   to make sure its not any insect
Doctor :   have retracted the fore skin and observed ?
Doctor :   have you *
User :   I told him the same thing. He's sure it it some sort of worm
Doctor :   please get him to the ER , let a doctor examine and confirm the fact
User :   It is on the shaft
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   could be a engorged vein too , but do not take chances
User :   I will tell him to go to the er he has no insurance will they treat him
Doctor :   yes, for sure
User :   Thanks you
Doctor :   You are welcome
Doctor :   Bye
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