San Antonio, TX
A male asked:

Line of swelling in the groin area between inner thigh and testicles. stinging and redness?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 51 years experience
See doctor: What you described suggests inflammation of inguinal lymph nodes from either an infection in your leg or from a sexually transmitted infection. It is imperative that you see a doctor to prevent long term damage. You probably need prescription antibiotics.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.

Related questions

A 27-year-old male asked:
Is DVT normally accompanied by swelling or redness? I have had pain in my calf, thigh and groin for weeks. Very anxious about DVT but don't have any risk factors apart from pain
Dr. Wayne Wolf
General Surgery 22 years experience
DVT: Yes deep venous thrombosis usually consist of leg pain, swelling, and occasionally redness although it can happen without any symptoms at all. If you ... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
View all answers
A 33-year-old female asked:
I awoke this am with a stinging pain in my R leg.Seems to b along side of my shin.No redness,swelling or lumps. Normal gait. Comes and goes.I dont run?
Dr. Sean MacKenzie
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 28 years experience
Different possibilit: Could be a pinched nerve, such as in the back, a strain or sprain of a muscle, ligament or tendon. If it's severe, I would get it looked at ASAP. If... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 36-year-old female asked:
I have painful swelling in my right leg & ankle with no heat or redness. The pain sometimes travels to my groin. What could be the cause?
Dr. Joseph Newman
Podiatry 34 years experience
A few things: It could be radiculopathy (a nerve issue) or infection or blood clot. See your doctor about this.
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 68-year-old female asked:
Pain in leg behind knee and swelling with what looks like hole in centre of swelling with a vein. Some redness beside it and feels stinging at times?
Dr. Hiep Le
Dr. Hiep Leanswered
Nephrology and Dialysis 44 years experience
You may have a Bakers cyst but I cannot rule out phlebitis by the way you describe. Superficial phlebitis can be taken care with warm compress several... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
A 36-year-old female asked:
I have painful swelling in my right leg & ankle with no signs of redness or heat & only some slight itching. The pain sometimes travels to my groin.?
Dr. David Cohen
Internal Medicine 44 years experience
Get examined right a: Cannot answer this on line. You need to see a doctor. Would get medical attention very quickly. There is a possibility there could be a blood clot cau... Read More
Created for people with ongoing healthcare needs but benefits everyone.
Last updated Nov 23, 2020

Disclaimer:

Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.