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i have a lump on my groin area

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Dr. Georgia Latham
35 years experience Family Medicine
Sebaceous cyst: is a closed sac under the skin filled with a cheese-like or oily material. They arise from the glands that secrete oily matter that lubricates hair a ... Read More
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Dr. Bahman Omrani
17 years experience Pain Management
Cysts: This is most likely a Epidermoid cyst. Sebaceous cysts are less common. Have your doctor take a look to be sure there is no superimposed infection or ... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Le Wang
Dr. Le Wang answered
36 years experience Internal Medicine
Get an exam: This could be an enlarged lymph node. How long have you had this lump? Did it grow in size? Did you have any recent regional infection or inflammation ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Lin
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Here are some...: Are the lump hurting you in which way, and how long has it been? Without a detailed set of info on the specifics, relevance, & sequence of events ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Lin
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Unclear...: Without a detailed history & a direct look at, it is hard to tell what it may be although it is an infected sebaceous cyst. How to Handle Sicknes ... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Zadeh
17 years experience General Surgery
Groin lump: The most common cause of a lump in the groin is a hernia (inguinal hernia). Other causes can include enlarged lymph nodes, tumors (benign or cancerou ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
51 years experience General Practice
Inguinal hernia ?: Get it checked , if confirmed need repair surgery.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
39 years experience General Surgery
See doctor: Possibilities would include inflamed lymph nodes or an inguinal (groin) hernia. Rarely could be an aneurysm of the artery. Your doctor could help you ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Audrey Lance
14 years experience Gynecology
See a doctor: this could be many different things - might just be an ingrown hair or two, but could also be abscesses or an STD. You should see a doctor to be evalu ... Read More
A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Natalie Sieb
14 years experience Family Medicine
Need to know: It's nearly impossible to treat something if you don't know what you're treating. It could be anything from an enlarged lymph node to an ingrown hair ... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christine Hom
30 years experience Pediatrics
Local infection: If pus can drain out of the infected area, that is a good sign. You will want to have a doctor look at this and consider whether antibiotics are also ... Read More

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