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Itchy on back and groin with lumps over back area. What could be the cause?

Itchy on back and groin with lumps over back area. What could be the cause?

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

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Painful lump in middle of my spine causing much discomfort when sitting lying with back against chair, bed, etc. What could this be caused by?

Painful lump in middle of my spine causing much discomfort when sitting lying with back against chair, bed, etc. What could this be caused by?

Needs to be checked: It could be an abscess.Infected cyst most likely, since it is painful you should have it checked by your doctor as you may need antibiotics or excision or incision and drainage. ...Read more

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There is a lumps in the shaft of my penis in left part which goes back&forth frm tje base up to middle and cause pain when its erect can u help me tnx?

Cyst or Peyronies : The lesion in the penile shaft could be a sebaceous cyst which would lie just underneath the skin and moves with the skin or could be a peyronie's plaque which is typically firm, on the shaft of the penis and often causes a bend in the penis typically upwards or to the side and maybe painful. Suggest seeing a urologist or primary care physician for evaluation. ...Read more

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Hi, I have a lump on the upper side of my back on the left it does not cause any discomfort I've had it for at least 8 years dr say cyst should I worry?

Hi, I have a lump on the upper side of my back on the left it does not cause any discomfort I've had it for at least 8 years dr say cyst should I worry?

Lipoma: It is not uncommon for us to see people with lipoma, a subcutaneous lump which is an accumulation of fatty tissue. They can grow and we only recommend surgery if they start compressing tissued and push on the nerve to cause discomfort. If evaluated well and that is the diagnosis, then it is ok. Other benign cysts are sebaceous cyst which is like a big come done and can get infected. ...Read more

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I found a lump internally on the left side of my neck. It was there one month ago but it went away. Now it came back. It causes a small discomfort but no real pain.

I found a lump internally on the left side of my neck. It was there one month ago but it went away. Now it came back. It causes a small discomfort but no real pain.

Many conditions: A number of conditions can cause neck lumps. Lymph gland enlargement and thyroid lumps are examples. Some conditions are minor but some conditions can be serious such as cancer. As you are 58 yrs I would recommend you consult your doctor for a proper examination and diagnosis. If your doctor isn't sure of the diagnosis they may organize a scan and a needle biopsy to help. ...Read more

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Should i worry about this lump on my back? It is a small pea sizes lump and you can't see it only feel it. Doesnt really hurt but I've been rubbing it cause its making me nervous so now it does a little. It has not grown at all though

This : This is difficult to answer without a clinical examination so i would recommend you see a dermatologist. Possibilities might include a cyst, a mole, a lipoma, a skin cancer, a seborrheic keratosis, and other possiblities. Check out the link below to see a picture of these. I hope that helps! ...Read more

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Can hives cause lumps at the back of the neck?

Can hives cause lumps at the back of the neck?

Lumps: They don't usually leave a lump. Hives itch a lot and are raised. Sometimes a chemical on the label of a shirt could trigeer them there or left over aftershave, shampoo. If they persist check with a skin doctor. ...Read more

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Hard lumps on lower back that causes extreme pain. What's this sound like?

Hard lumps on lower back that causes extreme pain. What's this sound like?

It sounds like: You need to see a doctor. Seriously, what are you thinking talking to people like us. What are you still reading this for? Go. Are you still here? ...Read more