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Bump In Crotch Area
I have a pink raised bump in my crotch area. It is not painful and it is not itchy. What could it be?
Molluscum?: Just a guess, but "pink" and "raised" make me think of molluscum contagiosum, a minor viral infection that at your age usually is sexually acquired. Usually there would be several bumps in the pubic area. Google it for photos to see if they match what you see. Then visit a doctor for proper diagnosis and treatment. Good luck. ...Read more
I'm having an allergic reaction causing bump that itches in the crotch area. What can I use for it?
First make sure it is an allergic reaction. If then reaction is causing other problems such as difficulty breathing of hives all over you need to see a doctor fast.
If its itching, use a cool compress made with ice in plastic bag covered with towel to protect skin and use for twenty minutes periods with rest in between. ...Read more
I think I'm having an allergy elated issue. I have small red hive - live bumps appearing all over my crotch area and between my upper thighs. Male. The bumps are extremely itchy at night mostly and are about an inch apart mostly.
Need to see Dermtolo: You need to see a dermatologist. This could be allergic, could be infection like viral, are you could be related to more study process. Ask your physician to have you see a dermatologist. ...Read more
Red pimple like bumps on my left inner thigh in crotch area. Painless and not itchy. If popped pus comes out. I have genital HSV 1. They won't go away?
Folliculitis?: This sounds most like folliculitis, or some other bacteria infection. Almost certainly not herpes -- both the symptoms (pus if popped) and location are wrong. And I'll bet this doesn't look much like your previous genital herpes outbreak (s), right? Anyway, see a doctor and take it from there. Good luck. ...Read more
Lymph nodes: I suspect you have enlarged inguinal lymph nodes. You need to see a doctor. ...Read more
Hernia: Or possibly enlarged lymph nodes. See a surgeon or PMD to clarify and receive a diagnosis. ...Read more
This needs to: Be visualized/ examined in order to properly assess. ...Read more
What kind of bumps: Bumps may not go away either way need to check with dr to see what the bumps are. ...Read more
Hello, I have a bump on my right groin area the size of a pea and it cause me pain when I press on it and it feels like the pain shoots up as well.?
Node or infection: It's a lymph node or more likely an infection. If it does not resolve in a few days see a doc. ...Read more
My boyfriend has these bumps in his groin area. They are kind of hard and you can move them around under his skin. They feel like knots. Any theories?
See a doctor: A doctor would need to examine him in order to diagnose them. The lumps could be a number of thing including swollen lymph nodes possibly from an infection. ...Read more
Rash: The best thing to do is get these evaluated by your doctor. We have a hard time telling what they are without examining you. ...Read more
A "hands on" examination by your Primary Care Provider since there can be a number of reasns for the "bump". ..the redness could mean infection so get it evaluated ASAP
Dr Z ...Read more
Diagnose First: The word bumps is not in any way descriptive enough to give you any valid medical answer. But, in general treatment comes after diagnosis, not before. ...Read more
My boyfriend has some bumps in his left and right side near his groin area close to his penis and we were wondering what it could be?
Will need a visual exam to make an accurate DX. ...Read more
Male 192cm tall and 115 kilo. My crotch is pitch black (im white) and itchy and there is some small bump. I think its crotch rot. How to cure it?
MIsinformed?: I am not sure if you do not understand but we are not here to offer treatment or diagnosis. You sound like you have a significant problem and it is time to sign off of the internet and to get in to a medical clinic for an examination and treatment in person. ...Read more
I shaved around my crotch a week and a half ago. I just noticed what appears to be small pimple like bumps. They just appeared today. Is it normal?
Yes: Shaving can lead to follicuitis and ingrown hairs which can present this way. ...Read more
I briefly had boil lik bumps on my Crotch in the last year. They went away for a while and now they seem to have come back, what might have caused it?
Boils in groin:
Could be folliculitis, inflammation of hair follicles -and may need topical antibiotic or systemic. Especially if you shave, or may be razor burn or bumps. Wash with soap use clean razors, never share towels or razors, Softening with soap and water and moisturizing after could decrease irritation. F/u w/ doc
http://www. Webmd. Com/beauty/hair-removal/razor-bumps-topic-overview ...Read more
"Bump" vs "welt": Not sure that I understand what you mean about a 'bump' with a 'welt' over it, unless you mean that the skin over and around the 'bump' has firm texture. If this is the case you should seek medical attention as soon as you can. ...Read more
I am 22 yrs weighed about 325 pbs, my inner thighs have discolration bumps, boils and chafing in the groin area?
Friction & moisture: This is not an common problem is overweight individuals. Constant friction against clothing and the opposing inner thigh & the increased moisture that comes with it causes chaffing and lead to clogged pores which in turn causes bumps & boils. The discolorations suggests a chronic condition. 100% cotton linen clothing may afford some relief. Weight loss is advised. Topical medications are available. ...Read more
I am sick with cold like symptoms. I noticed a bump under the skin in my groin area. Is this something I should be concerned about?
Get it checked out: Feeling sick with lump in groin is concerning for HIV or bacterial infection with klebsiella granulomatis is possible, often starts as small, painless nodules appearing after 10–40 days following contact with the bacteria. Later the nodules burst, creating open, fleshy, oozing, and infection continues to destroy the tissue until treated. Not to scare u, but should consult doc for eval. Good luck. ...Read more
I felt like irritation on my left inner thigh, went to look and saw tiny bumps on both sides of thighs and under crotch what could it be?
Infection: A slight irritation from an allergy or possible yeast infection. You may attempt to call your doctor to see what they suggest, however if it itches or is painful you may need an antibiotic and cream or both. Over the counter steroid creams may help if it's an allergy, but won't if it's an infection. Again please ask your doctor, by the way miss the area, I went to medical school in norfolk. ...Read more
I have red bumps in my groin area that are appearing to crust over and then two sores on the right side of my public area what could this be?
I have had a lot of scaling/redness in my groin area for a while now, along with bumps. I am almost certain it is Jock Itch, but I cannot be sure.
I've had a bump in my groin area for about a year, recently a burning sensation. And in last two days it turned red and the bump Bigger and more pain?
Folliculitis: Folliculitis is inflammation of the superficial or deep portion of the hair follicle. Folliculitis may be infectious or noninfectious. The most common pathogen in infectious folliculitis is Staphylococcus aureus. The management of folliculitis varies based upon the etiology. Mild S. aureus folliculitis may resolve without medical treatment. Topical mupirocin, warm compress can be used initially. ...Read more
Shaving: If they are not "razor bumps" your DR needs to have a look. ...Read more
I have a bump under the skin at the crease of my leg at my groin area that is very painful to touch?
Painful tumor: See your dermatologist for treatment and evaluation. You need biopsy to find out the cause. ...Read more