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Scrotum lump

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Scrotum lump
Submitted: 19 days ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  the-good-doctor replied 19 days ago.

Hello. I'm The Good Dr., licensed and practicing physician. Excellent service is my goal.

Expert:  the-good-doctor replied 19 days ago.

how can I help?

Customer: replied 19 days ago.
Hello I have a cyst in scrotum
Expert:  the-good-doctor replied 19 days ago.

okay how can I help with that?

Customer: replied 19 days ago.
File attached (VZVV7Q6)
Customer: replied 19 days ago.
How safe is surgery to remove it
Expert:  the-good-doctor replied 19 days ago.

it is safe

that absolutely needs removed

it could be a local skin cancer

Customer: replied 19 days ago.
Oh god
Customer: replied 19 days ago.
There was a head on it but I took it off
Customer: replied 19 days ago.
Am I dying
Expert:  the-good-doctor replied 19 days ago.

No you are not

but it needs checked in person

Customer: replied 19 days ago.
My stomach rumbles alot
Expert:  the-good-doctor replied 19 days ago.

Ok

Customer: replied 19 days ago.
I am getting surgery in two weeks to remove this lump
Expert:  the-good-doctor replied 19 days ago.

ok good

you are fine until then

Customer: replied 19 days ago.
Okay how safe is this surgery
Customer: replied 19 days ago.
I worry alot and I have bad anxiety
Expert:  the-good-doctor replied 19 days ago.

it is super safe

you will be fine

Customer: replied 19 days ago.
Okay could this lump be caused by some other condition?
Expert:  the-good-doctor replied 19 days ago.

no I don't think so

Customer: replied 19 days ago.
Okay how did I get this do you think
Customer: replied 19 days ago.
Is it blocked hair follicles or something else?
Expert:  the-good-doctor replied 19 days ago.

just randomly happened

this happens randomly all the time

Customer: replied 19 days ago.
Really.i must be very unlucky
Expert:  the-good-doctor replied 19 days ago.

It is common

Customer: replied 19 days ago.
I think I am dying
Expert:  the-good-doctor replied 19 days ago.

you are okay

Customer: replied 19 days ago.
But I look like a skeleton,my teeth are really bad
Customer: replied 19 days ago.
I'm sure this is because I am in bad health
Expert:  the-good-doctor replied 19 days ago.

you are fine

Customer: replied 19 days ago.
I don't know how u can say that
Customer: replied 19 days ago.
I need to see a dentist
Customer: replied 19 days ago.
stop smoking
Expert:  the-good-doctor replied 19 days ago.

well of course but in terms of the scrotum you are ok

Customer: replied 19 days ago.
You don't think it's related
Expert:  the-good-doctor replied 19 days ago.

no

Customer: replied 19 days ago.
Okay how did I get this
Expert:  the-good-doctor replied 19 days ago.

I think we covered that

Customer: replied 19 days ago.
Okay sorry I'm just very worried
Expert:  the-good-doctor replied 19 days ago.

no problem