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Bayside, WI
A 28-year-old female asked:

Recently had ingrown hair to inguinal area, went away but now an inguinal lymph node is swollen. not painful or red. < 1cm diameter. is this normal?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dermatology 58 years experience
"Normal" is wrong qu: Non-specific enlargement of a lymph node near any inflammation is common. Absence of pain or redness is reassuring, but continued growth is reason for consulting a Dr.
Dr. Albert Pizzo
Family Medicine 61 years experience
Requires examination: Undiagnosd enlarged lymph node requires medical attention.

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