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Hard vein- like formation on the base of penis - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Penis Problems
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   I recently found a hard, internal, vein-like (long, thin) formation at the base of my penis. Should I seek immediate medical attention or wait to see if it goes away?
Doctor :   yes, i suggest you to consult an general surgeon for physical examination
User :   how serious do you think this is?
Doctor :   i actually will not able to comment unless physically examinaed
User :   is it possible that it is just an oil deposit?
Doctor :   no i donot think so
User :   ok. thank you for answering my questions
Doctor :   it could thickening of the chord
User :   it wraps halfway around the penis on the left side...
Doctor :   it could ne the chord which is thickened
User :   which would mean?
Doctor :   the spermatic chord

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