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White lump on the penis - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Penis Problems
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   Hello how are you
Doctor :  
How can I help you?
Doctor :  
Fine
User :   I have had a white lump and the shaft of my penis as far as i can remember.. It doesnt hurt or anything
User :   Im just starting to get curious of what it is
Doctor :  
white lump How big is it.
Doctor :  
Is it har or ft to touch?
Doctor :  
Sorry hard or soft
User :   Can i show you a picture?
Doctor :  
If you have one
User :   Where can I send it?
Doctor :  
you can
User :   its about the size of a dime
Doctor :  
send it through our mail query
Doctor :  
Okay
Doctor :   Is it hard to touch

User :   Hello
Doctor :   Hi
User :   Alright
User :   paid the 24 hour chat
Doctor :   Okay
Doctor :  
send it to doctor@healthcaremagic.com
Doctor :   So that I can see that and answer you.

User :   there is a link to it
Doctor :  
Okay your age?
User :   23
Doctor :  
How long is it there?
User :   most of my life as far as i can remember
Doctor :  
Okay is it the only one you have posted or is there any similar one anywhere else in the body?
User :   im posting another one right now
User :   No
User :   oh i thought you ment pic
Doctor :   Okay
User :   No there is not any other
Doctor :  
Okay
Doctor :  
So that is the only similar lump in your body?
User :   yes
Doctor :   Okay
Doctor :  
It appears to be like an cyst in the photograph.
Doctor :   I just wanted to know If you have seen an doctor for this?
User :   No i haven't
Doctor :   Okay

User :   there is another photo
Doctor :   Okay
Doctor :  
let me see one sec
Doctor :  
Okay I think it is on the skin
Doctor :  
In the photo have you retracted the foreskin?
User :   thats the thing im circumsized
Doctor :  
Okay
Doctor :  
When you press on it does it feel like a cheesy material inside?
User :   yes
User :   its mushy
Doctor :  
Okay
Doctor :  
This is a cyst that is not troublesome.
Doctor :  
so you should not worry about it.
User :   Anyway of removing it?
Doctor :  
It can be removed by a general surgeon or a plastic surgeon.
User :   Does it hurt?
Doctor :  
Where they drain the contents of it.
Doctor :  
It will be done under local anaesthesia almost like circumcision
Doctor :  
an small procedures.
User :   Ive never had surgery before
User :   so it scares me
User :   hah
Doctor :  
Its a small procedure there will be no pain
Doctor :  
It will take five minutes to drain it
Doctor :  
and pack it .
User :   do they knock you out for it?
Doctor :   No
Doctor :  
It is a day care procedure.
Doctor :  
and the Anesthesia is local
User :   so they basically num the area
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :  
only around it
User :   oh alright
User :   i understand nowe
User :   *now
Doctor :   Okay
User :   alright
Doctor :  
Any other questions
User :   thanks for your help
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