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    What causes a black scab on the testicle?

Posted on Fri, 11 Aug 2017 in Lump
Question: I felt a jabbing sensation on one of my testicles upon a inspection it looked black like a scab only it wouldn't pull off and when I tried it bled a lot. Not only that but there seems to be quite a few more on both sides of different sizes also I'm not sure if it's related but I have not been able to come to orgasm from masterbation
Answered by Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel 41 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Multiple sebaceous cyst scrotum with infected lesion bleeding.

Detailed Answer:
Hello dear

Thanks for using Healthcaremagic.com
I have evaluated your query thoroughly .

* This seems to be multiple sebaceous cyst over scrotum with infection in one of
the lesion .

Kindly provide some more details so that I can answer your query completely .

1. Current scab - size , duration , progress since beginning , pain , amount of
bleeding , how it stopped bleeding .
2. Other lesions - size , consistency , duration , pain , itching .
3. Any change in size of whole scrotum on either side .
4. Systemic features as fever , urinary problems .
5. Diabetes or other health related issue .
6. Orgasm problem - duration , in relation to scab development .
7. Smoking , alcohol consumption .
8. If possible and no objection , a high resolution clinical photograph of the
scrotum would be of great help as an attachment in follow up conversation .

Awaiting for your response .

Regards .
Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Vaishalee Punj
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