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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 :   its a bit personal are you a male or female doctor
Doctor :  
I am female doctor.please proceed with your query
User :   i have a lump onmy penis that apears now and then
Doctor :  
Doctor :  
please provide your age, location, occupation
User :   22 portsmouth security officer
Doctor :  
are you sexually active?
User :   yes
Doctor :  
do you have a single partner? or multiple partners?
User :   single
Doctor :  
User :   could it be down to masterbating
Doctor :  
since when have you noticed this lump coming and going?
User :   few weeks
Doctor :  
and where is the lump located?
User :   shaft of penis
Doctor :   ok

Doctor :  
not in the glans?but the shaft? or junction of shaft and glans?
User :   not in the glans
Doctor :  
what is the color of the lump?

Doctor :  
your symptoms may be caused by a clot (thrombosis) in penile lymphatics (tissue vessels). This is usually caused by sexual trauma (even mild trauma may be the culprit) but this generally clears up spontaneously
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