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Causes Of Lump In Inner Thigh
I have a lump on my inner thigh and when popped brownish puss and then blood came out. What is it and what caused it & how do I treat it?
An abscess: Which should be completely, and professionally drained, and cultured. May or may not require antibiotics, but would leave up to treating physician. ...Read more
I have a semi hard lump in my inner thigh for 5 or 6 yrs. Sometimes there's a stabbing pain. Most of the time it doesn't hurt. What could be the cause.
Lipoma: A collection of fat cells that appears as a lump below the skin. Sometimes they can be painful, most of the time they do not hurt. ...Read more
I have a lump on my upper inner thigh closer to my panty line. It is soft and small. It causes some discomfort and dimples when I pull the skin tight?
Need more info: The location is just too hard to completely understand. This could be anything from a varicose vein to lymph node to direct hernia. This is one of the times when you need to give more detail. I suggest doing a consult with one of the many HealthTap physicians to be able to give more information and possibly show a picture. ...Read more
What cause painful pinkish inner/dark red edges patch with a pea size lump underneath it? Located on the lower inner right thigh close to knee.
Shingles?: Without being able to look at it, I would hesitate to attempt a diagnosis. That being said, if it is painful, and has a "blister" look about it, it could be shingles, which can be treated. Get it looked at soon as getting on the antivirals for it sooner would give a better outcome. If, of course, it is shingles. ...Read more
How does the HIV virus enter the blood after infection through penis? Can it get stuck in lymphatic vessels and cause swell? I have issues with my inner thighs where a section of thin, long lumps causing discomfort. Neg. HIV at 6 months. All STD neg.
Blood to blood: During sexual intercourse, some microtrauma and hemorrhage occurs in both partner's genitalia allowing for blood-to blood transmission. If your HIV and STD tests were all negative, the problem may be from something else. You need to make sure that these are indeed lymph nodes by asking your doctor to check them out. This may be followed by other tests to confirm his diagnosis ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
22 f lump in inner thigh/groin it's sore tender to movement and touch getting red around the size of a chicken egg under the skin and it's hard?
Need to be seen:
This problem needs to addressed with an exam.
Call and get apt today. ...Read more
Different options: That area has a lot of things in it both in the skin and below it. Sweat glands, hair follicles and skin cysts as well as lymph nodes, fatty tissue, vessels, tendons and other things. Is the lump growing, inflamed, painful, painless, draining, recurrent or constant, moveable or fixed...? Each of these (and many more) will provide your doc the answers as to what it is and what needs to be done. ...Read more
Different options: That area has a lot of things in it both in the skin and below it. Sweat glands, hair follicles and skin cysts as well as lymph nodes, fatty tissue, vessels, muscles and other things. Is the lump growing, inflamed, painful, painless, draining, recurrent or constant, moveable or fixed...? Each of these (and many more) will provide your doc the answers as to what it is and what needs to be done. ...Read more
I have a lump that feels like its growing on my inner thigh around my bakini line is. What do I do?
Many possibilities: Is the lump tender? If so, could be a localized infection and you should see your doctor or a dermatologist. If no symptoms, it could be a cyst or small skin tumor, of which there are many types. If it persists or continues to grow, let a dermatologist have a look at it and give you a precise diagnosis. ...Read more
I have two marble size lumps in my thighs. Slightly tender to touch. What could they be caused from?
Lipoma?: May be a fatty tumor called a lipoma, or a cyst under the skin. Best to have it checked out by your primary care provider. Hope this helps! ...Read more
I have a painful quarter size lump upper inner thigh for over a week what can this be? This is on my left side.
Lymph node: There are a number if possibilities and I would not hesitate to be seen. One of the more common causes is a swollen lymph node. The lymph system acts as a filter system and there is a chain that runs up the inner thigh. When an induvidual node gets enlarged, of the related to infection somewhere, it will become enlarged and tender. Don't hesitate to be seen. ...Read more
A hard lump just started developing on my inner thigh. I can't pop it. Its very painful though. What could it be?
Thigh lesion: You most likely have an inflamed epidermoid cyst or an abscess on your thigh. The epidermoid cyst needs to be surgically removed including the capsule or it will grow back. An abscess needs to be drained and you need to be placed on antibiotics. See you local dermatologist for treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hi I have just discovered a lump on my inner thigh just by my pantyline it its hard, a bit blue in colour in some parts?
I noticed that I have lump by my inner thigh it feels round and deep. Its not painful what could it be? Should I get it checked out?
Yes: If your body concerns you answer always yes. Suspect lipoma or inclusion cyst both benign but if it concerns you the answer is always yes, . ...Read more
I have these sores on my inner thighs and they look like purple lumps. Some hurt but others don't. I'm very self conscious due to it?
Sores/Lumps: Tough to say without an exam, but sounds like possible abscesses or cysts, or maybe a simple rash you have. Get an eval and there will most likely be a good treatment for you, so the condition can heal, and you will not feel self conscious anymore. Good luck to you. ...Read more
Why do I get red marks/dots under my skin on the inner side of both my thighs (flat not lumps) after taking ecstasy and having a big night?
25 male, thin. I have noticed many tiny under 1cm lumps under the skin of inner thighs. I can feel them on both thighs. Just fatty deposits or serious?
Lump thighs: Hard to tell without an exam so get it checked soon. ...Read more
25 male, thin. I have many tiny lumps under the skin of inner thighs. I can feel if I push on both thighs. Just fatty deposits or serious. All under a cm?
Difficult to know: Without an exam, see dermatologistGet a more detailed answer ›