Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
184 Doctors are Online

Small lump on groin area, pulling sensation in testicle. Coughing test negative. Treatment?

i have a small lump on my right side in the groin area, i noticed on tuesday night. yesterday i started feeling some kind of downwards pulling sensation on my right testicle , but no pain. i read that it could be hernia yet i tried the coughing test, and nothing. also some slight pain in the lower back like around the waist level; anyhow, what could be wrong with me?
Asked On : Tue, 21 Aug 2012
Answers:  1 Views:  133
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Dermatologist 's  Response
Thanks for the query.

Yes it can be hernia.

The pulling sensation can be the first sign of hernia.

Cough sign may become positive at a later stage.

Please get yourself examined.

Please meet a surgeon for exact diagnosis.

Let me know if you have any other doubt.

you can ask a direct question to me on this forum, following the below link.

Wishing you a good health.
Thank you

Answered: Fri, 27 Dec 2013
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor