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I need to know what's this red bump near my groin area?

I need to know what's this red bump near my groin area?

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

Groin (Definition)

The region or crease between ...Read more


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I need advice on what to do with this red bump near my groin area?

I need advice on what to do with this red bump near my groin area?

This requires: 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

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Help me please! there are small, rock hard bump in my groin area?

Likely benign: probably what we call an "inflammatory lymp node." Calmly see your local MD. It probably is a result of skin irritation or even a low grade fungal infection of the nails or skin of the foot or leg. ...Read more

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I had this bump on my groin area, and it itches and feels a bit painful. What could it be?

I had this bump on my groin area, and it itches and feels a bit painful. What could it be?

Maybe lymph node: A painful bump in the groin area may be an inflamed lymph node, inflammation of the tymph nodes can be from infection, malignancy etc..., if this persist, see your doctor for evaluation. ...Read more

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I had a soft, fluid filled bump next to my groin area. After popping it, I noticed that a hole had developed and now it won't heal. ?

Surgeon: It is unclear as to what has happened. It is clear that this was not normal. Was the fluid full of pus? Need to be clear that this was not part of a complex hernia? See a doc very soon! ...Read more

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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?

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

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How do you treat bumps that randomly show up in my groin area, and inner thigh area?

How do you treat bumps that randomly show up in my groin area, and inner thigh area?

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

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Skin color bumps on my groin area?

Skin color bumps on my groin area?

Skin color bumps: Please get an appointment with your Primary doctor. He/she will listen to your concerns, examine you, and order laboratory studies and possibly xrays. Hope all goes well. ...Read more

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Bump above the groin area with a welt around it?

"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

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I am 22 yrs weighed about 325 pbs, my inner thighs have discolration bumps, boils and chafing in the groin area?

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

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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?

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

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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 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?

Bumps in Groin: These very easily could be simple hair follicle infections. But, it would be wise to make sure this is not herpes or some other worrisome issue by getting in to see your trusted healthcare advisor. ...Read more

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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?

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