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groin hurts when touched

A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. patrick Tokarz
Specializes in Family Medicine
Yes: It could be a pulled muscle, or enlarged lymph nodes from an infection. Keep the area dry. Try not to lick the area.See your personal provider for fur ... Read More
Dr. Pedro Hernandez
40 years experience Geriatrics
Yes: Two common conditions in the groin are large lymph nodes and inguinal hernias. The growth of lymph nodes could be cancerous (lymphomas or metastatic f ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Groin discomfort: How long ago was the angiogram done? Nerve tissue may have been damaged during the procedure. This may take many months to heal. I recommend a consult ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
53 years experience Infectious Disease
Infection: This sounds like an inflamed lymph node. Even without redness etc, it's probably some sort of infection. There are too many possibilities to even gues ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eleanor Host
29 years experience Family Medicine
May be a problem: If the area feels bulgy or sticks out around the belly button (more than just an "outie") you might have a hernia. However, it sounds more like you ha ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
22 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Pelvic pain: Pelvic pain is complex as there are several organs in the pelvis. The ovaries, fallopian tubes, uterus, cervix, bladder, appendix, intestines, colon a ... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Sacher
33 years experience Pain Management
Need more history: I need more history. It can be bruised from trauma, could be a groin muscle pull, could be inguinal hernia, enlarged or infected lymph node from std o ... Read More
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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
37 years experience Family Medicine
See your doctor: to find the cause then it can be treated.
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
39 years experience General Surgery
Depends: You need to have an examination to see if you have a groin muscle strain injury or if you could have an inguinal (groin) hernia.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Simon Kimm
16 years experience Urology
Many possibilities. : Irritation or strain to the muscles and tendons of the groin can cause pain with ambulation. Arthiritis of the hip joint or dysfunction at the pubic s ... Read More
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Hernia: I would want you checked for inguinal hernias.
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