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Bumps Near Groin
I found a bump near my groin. It goes away when i lay down but pops up when i stand up and it is clearly visible. What can it be?
Inguinal hernia: Is a condition when part of the intestine protrudes through a weak point in the abdominal muscles. Hernia is not painful. It doesn't go away on its own and needs to be repaired surgically. Untreated it can lead to life-threatening complications. Rec.: see your doctor for consultation. ...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. ?
Yeast infection plus burning, tingling in legs (no rash), two small pimple like bumps (1 near groin, 1 on butt) 1 on groin went away already. Related?
Yeast/pimples: probably NOT. vaginal yeast infections are exactly that - vaginal. It sounds like you may have had two small infected hair follicles - folliculitis that have at least partially resolved (as this can) on their own. I would avoid trying to "pop" them and use moist heat or simply monitor the remaining one. ...Read more
I have 3 warts on my scrotum. And could feel a small kinda bump near my inner groin. Hard to see. Could it be a wart?im heterosexual. Concerned!!
Well: Most likely these are HPV venerial warts. Also the tender area can be infection or it can be inflamed infected lymph node from an STD. See primary care physician in person or go to health department for specific diagnosis and treatment. Avoid sexual contact until diagnosed and treated ...Read more
Lymph nodes: These are likely lymph nodes ("swollen glands") which are part of your normal immune system. If you just noticed them and they aren't bothering you and you have no other symptoms, then you can keep an eye on them and see what happens. If they hurt, are growing, you have fevers/rashes/vomiting/diarrhea/weight loss/headaches or any other symptoms, then see your doctor for evaluation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer