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Bump Near 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
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
I have a pea sized bump near my groin area/vagina and im not sure what it is. I have never had sex. The bump doesnt hurt it just has been there. ?
This needs to: be visualized/ examined in order to properly assess. ...Read more
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
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?
Below: Many possibilities. Will need a visual exam to make an accurate DX. ...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 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