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A 43-year-old member asked:

what could cause a lump under the skin in my inguinal region?

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Dr. Payam Rafat
Podiatry 22 years experience
Possibilities vary: Lumps under the skin could develop for various reasons. Possible reasons for what you are referring to are cysts, hernias, ingrown hair, abscess, and inflamed lymph nodes. For peace of mind, have your physician examine the area as soon as possible.

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Last updated Jan 5, 2019

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