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Hi. I'm a 36 year old male with an ache / burn in my perineum which is worse when sitting .(not high pain level, just ache), almost feels like a lump there when sitting but no lump when felt. I did have some ache in the testicles and groin but this has now largely gone.. could this be an infection like prostatitis? If so , how long can this last?
I have no problem with urination (either starting or stopping) and no pain on ejaculation..No fever / temperature.. no blood in urine / semen.
I visited my doctor who thought prostate trouble unlikely but did not perform a rectal exam , just examined the perineum / testicle area. (found nothing untoward in testicles)
Can you help as to what this may be. I do play sport quite regularly , are there muscles / tendons in the perineum area that could be affected? Or is this more likely infection?
I have the same problem when i cough. i notice it happen more when i'm sitting. I saw a doctor, got an ultrasound, and they offered nothing helpful. i feel like one day when i cough the pain might not go away and i won't even be able to walk. I wish someone would answer the question too.
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