A 19-year-old male asked:
Had this red lump where on left leg and its the area my testicle would rest on also had it for a while could it be sti?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Infectious Disease 54 years experience
Doubt STD but see MD: I'm not sure I understand exactly, but it sounds like you mean the upper thigh near the groin? Or the groin itself? Either way, probably not an STD. It's rare for any STD to first show up like this, unless there also are genital symptoms, like sores or blisters of the penis. However, STDs obviously are on your mind, which may mean you're at risk, so it would make sense to see a doctor right away.
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