Skip to content


    Exciting News for WebMD Members!

    We've been busy behind the scenes building new message boards for you. You'll have new and easier ways to find messages, connect with others, and share your stories.

    And, this will all be available on your smartphone or other mobile device!

    What Do You Need to Do?

    The message board you're used to will be closing in the coming weeks. While many of your boards will be making the move to our new home, your posts will not. Want to keep a discussion going? Save posts you want to continue (this includes your member profile story), so that you can re-post them in the new message boards.

    Keep an eye here and on your email inbox, we'll be back in touch soon to give you all the information you need!

    Yours in health,
    WebMD Message Boards Management

    Line of painful scar tissue in scrotum post surgery.
    AceofTexas posted:
    10 weeks ago, I had a radical orchiectomy with bi lateral prosthetic replacement surgery. The surgical incision was approximately 2" midline on my scrotum down the raphe. In the beginning there was a lot of swelling and a hard "knot" of fibrous tissue forming under the scar. Most of that has gone away, however a small line of that is left, under the incision line, approx. 5-6 mm from the dermas. It is very hard and feels like a line of beads. What can I do to get rid of it. I have tried massaging since the stitches came out, and it has helped, but thats but not enough. It has an irritating feeling and can be about a 2 level of pain if touched wrong. Thanks.
    counterso responded:
    I'm sorry, this is not really a urology issue. Please contact your surgeon to report ANY discomfort or side effects from your surgery.

    Spotlight: Member Stories

    65 years young and just trying to do the right thing. At my age I just can't afford any mistakes.

    Helpful Tips

    penis vibration mostly cured
    Just want to thank everyone for their posts. I thought I was dying. Maybe I had brain, spinal, or penile cancer. Reading your posts I ... More
    Was this Helpful?
    0 of 1 found this helpful

    Report Problems With Your Medications to the FDA

    FDAYou are encouraged to report negative side effects of prescription drugs to the FDA. Visit the FDA MedWatch website or call 1-800-FDA-1088.