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can a black nail cause swollen glands in the groin on one side? smaller than a pea and not visible but you can feel it

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Depends: From the information you provided, it is not clear what the "black nail" is. A possibility is melanoma and the enlarged node may indicate spread of the tumor. Please see a doctor at your earliest convenience to have it evaluated as it is not feasible to provide meaningful opinion without examining you.
Answered on May 28, 2016

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