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Waimanalo, HI
A 20-year-old male asked:

I've noticed some swollen lymph nodes as well as a hard movable lump in my groin area with some pain in the hips. any condition that would cause this?

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Dr. James Okamoto
Family Medicine 28 years experience
Any nearby infection: Any nearby infection (leg, genitals, lower abdomen, or skin infection) can cause swelling of the inguinal lymph nodes. I would recommend seeing your doctor to determine where the infection is coming from and get appropriate treatment! Hope you feel better soon!
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