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Forum Name: Male Sexual Disorders
Question: Blood clot in the side of my penis..
|ChrisS - Mon Jun 14, 2004 11:09 am|
I have found a blood clot in the side of my penis about a year ago...just a small one. So I took asprin often in hopes that it would help, but now theres a few blood clots side by side in the same blood vessel and I believe its effecting my erection slightly. its about half way down the shaft and is about 4 little white clots all lined up beside eachother. my x girlfriend often told me to see a doctor but its very embarrasing.
I was wondering if I see a doctor will they give me medication or will I have to get surgery to remove them? I don't really want surgery...
|ChrisS - Mon Jun 14, 2004 4:13 pm|
Tamer I got your email and updated my profile but I don't have much of a history....no previous blood clots but I did have a cyst removed from inside my butt about a year before this started showing up...doubt if they are related.
|Dr. Tamer Fouad - Mon Jun 14, 2004 4:22 pm|
You sound like you are describing a condition known as Mondor's disease. There is really nothing to worry about. You should see your doctor about this.
Mondor's disease has been discussed before in another post:
As it says in the post surgery is an option especially if it has persisted for so long. However, your doctor may attempt another course of anti-inflammatory pills.
|ChrisS - Tue Jun 15, 2004 2:51 pm|
Thanks Tamer its very VERY nice of you to do this over the web. You are a great man and are doing a wonderful service helping out strangers like this. Take care and live well friend.
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