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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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User :   small soft lump of skin underneath the penis and not painfull.
Doctor :   Hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   May I know your age?
User :   23
Doctor :   Since when have you noticed this lump?
User :   last 2 yrs
Doctor :   May I know the exact location of this lump?
User :   it stretches with skin
User :   on shaft
User :   i.e. underneath
Doctor :   Does it look like a vein?
User :   no
Doctor :   Does it get reduced?
User :   while the penis is erect it gets reduced becomes negligible
Doctor :   Do you find any visual changes from the rest?
User :   i didnt get it ???
Doctor :   Do you find any changes over this lump when compared to the rest of the penis?
Doctor :   Such as any changes of colour or the texture?
User :   no it is same in size when penis not erect and same as skin colour
Doctor :   How big is this lump?
User :   size of a shirt button
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   Do you find any similar swelling else where in the body?
User :   no sir .
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Let me explain.
User :   ok
Doctor :   From the history you have given, the lump is a benign condition meaning harmless, non progressive condition.
User :   and
Doctor :   It can either be a cyst, or just a fold of the skin crease which has become predominant.
User :   so then
Doctor :   You would need a physical examination to know differentiate between these.
User :   where can I get my physical examination done
Doctor :   The treatment for this is just observation and no medical drugs going to help it.
Doctor :   If you are worried about cosmetically, then you would need a minor procedure - a surgical excision to remove it.
User :   and if not ???
Doctor :   You can consult a urologist, if you are interested in getting this.
Doctor :   Since the condition is a benign condition, they usually do not cause any problems.
User :   thank GOD !!!
Doctor :   You just have to observe for any fresh changes such as increase in the size, any colour changes or changes in the texture.
Doctor :   And nothing else would be required.
User :   where can I get my physical examination done ???
User :   in Nagpur ???
Doctor :   But if you are really interested in getting it cured, then you can consult a urologist for both physical examination and treatment.
User :   Which urologist should i consult in Nagpur ???
Doctor :   You can visit XXXXXXXX Institute of Urology and Andrology.
Doctor :   The address is
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User :   and why this happens ???
Doctor :   Do you have any further query that I can assist you with?
Doctor :   The cause is usually unknown.
User :   hmmmm....
Doctor :   Do you have any other query that I can assist you with?
User :   any precautions ???
Doctor :   Only observe for those changes and nothing else.
User :   ok sir !!! Sir ur good name please ???
Doctor :   Dr. AAAAAAA
Doctor :   Do you have any other query that I can assist you with?
User :   thank you very much Sir no further query's
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User :   it was pleasure talking to you byeee
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