A lump on the testicle is always a good reason to see a doctor. While most cases are benign, there is the possibility that the rapid onset of a painless hardness of the testicle could be cancer. Early diagnosis of testicular cancer is crucial for radical treatment and complete recovery. Even if self-examination is essential, it is not possible to diagnose the cause of a lump at home. A person should always seek medical advice.
The causes of testicle lumps and swellings:
The testicles are easy to examine because of their anatomy and accessibility. Usually, while taking a shower and scrubbing the genital area, we can feel an abnormal change in the testicular size and morphology. However, to do a correct self-examination is helpful to follow these steps:
A painless testicular lump may be an early sign of testicular cancer. We strongly recommend physician advice.