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I have a cyst in my right groin area. It's been there for a few years now and I would like to know what to do about it. Female docs only please?

I have a cyst in my right groin area. It's been there for a few years now and I would like to know what to do about it. Female docs only please?

Cyst by groin: Seriously only a female physician can advise you about a cyst that has 'been present for years' near your right groin? Go to your pcp and get a referral to a dermatologist/surgeon regardless of sex. Assuming this question is legitimate. ...Read more

Cyst (Definition)

A cyst is a structure or mass that consists of a cellular lined sac. It is typically filled with fluid but may be filled with solid material. It can be congenital, traumatic, or acquired. They may develop nearly anywhere in the body and usually require complete excision for eradication or they are likely to recur. Fluid filled sacs that are not cellular lined ...Read more


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Extreme pain in lower right groin female full hysterectomy at 25 from cysts and severe endometriosis had ingunial hernia repaired n 2004?

Extreme pain in lower right groin female full hysterectomy at 25 from cysts and severe endometriosis had ingunial hernia repaired n 2004?

Pelvic pain: There are so many explanations for pain in the pelvis, it is not possible to say it is your uterus. Could be ovarian cysts, ligaments of the pelvis, or muscles and tendons of the abdomen. Is the pain incited by movement of the pelvis or low back? If so it is probably musculoskeletal. ...Read more

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23 yar old lady noticed dime sized cyst between her pelvis and her vagina sestive to touch, squishy to touch. Has cystic breast already?

23 yar old lady noticed dime sized cyst between her pelvis and her vagina sestive to touch, squishy to touch. Has cystic breast already?

Could be:: Small boil (skin infection) below skin, could be a swollen, enlarged sebaceous gland, a swollen lymph node, a lipoma (benign fat tumor) — it does not sound like anything dangerous, or like any type of std. ...Read more

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A painful cyst in the groin keeps coming back why?

A painful cyst in the groin keeps coming back why?

Is it a cyst?: If a sebaceous cyst, comp[lete surgical excision should take care of it. Hidadrenitis, requires a more extensive operation to remove multiple glands. If the "cyst" is a lymph node- more elaborate testing including biopsy may determine the cause. See general surgeon. If you had rectal cancer- go back to your oncologist. ...Read more

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What do I do if I have a cyst in the groin near the bottom of my butt cheek that popped under the skin? There is no opening, no reddness, no pain.

What do I do if I have a cyst in the groin near the bottom of my butt cheek that popped under the skin? There is no opening, no reddness, no pain.

At this point,: Just watch carefully. If there is no redness or pain/tenderness, as you suggest, it is unlikely there is a worrisome infection. As this area of the body is exposed to many bacteria, keeping it as clean as possible, including exposed to air (no undies, loose skirt) may well be helpful. It may well slowly resolve and disappear on its own. If it enlarges, drains, becomes tender or red, see your Doc. ...Read more

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Right groin internal cyst. Waiting for scan. Should i be worried?

Right groin internal cyst. Waiting for scan. Should i be worried?

Cyst are usually : Benign vs. A report of solid mass which usually suggests malignancy.
Follow up with your dr.
Best wishes! ...Read more

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I had a cyst in my groin area suddenly start pushing out all the puss in it, what do I do after all the puss pushed out is gone?

I had a cyst in my groin area suddenly start pushing out all the puss in it, what do I do after all the puss pushed out is gone?

Cyst: And infected. If all the pus is out; keep it well irrigated in the shower. Do not cover the opening with topical antibiotics. Use a dry dressing. If it not resolving, it may need to be removed before this happens again. All the best. ...Read more

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I thought I had an abscess but was told it's just on cyst on my groin. It's become very painful what type of Dr should I see for 2nd opinion?

I thought I had an abscess but was told it's just on cyst on my groin. It's become very painful what type of Dr should I see for 2nd opinion?

Maybe: It could be that it is still a cyst. They can grow and become rather painful, especially if they become infected. This does not make the initial diagnosis of cyst wrong.
If you are having an increase in pain then see your doctor again as it may need to be removed. ...Read more

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What should I do about cysts around my groin and butt area? Like where my leg and butt meet. They keep coming and going in different areas.

What should I do about cysts around my groin and butt area? Like where my leg and butt meet. They keep coming and going in different areas.

Sounds like: Hidradenitis. Sometimes these cysts are difficult to treat. Go to your doctor to make sure there is nothing else going on, such as diabetes or thyroid problems. Then you might need to see a dermatologist to see if any medicines can help. If not, you might even need surgery. Start with your primary doctor. ...Read more

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I have a bump/cyst(size of a nickel) on the side of my right groin. It hurts when I press on. What can it be?

I have a bump/cyst(size of a nickel) on the side of my right groin. It hurts when I press on. What can it be?

Lymph Node?: It sounds most like a lymph node. If it's that big, I would recommend that you see a doc for thorough evaluation. Best of luck! ...Read more

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I have what I think is a cyst/in grown hair in my groin What's the easiest way to get it to a head to pop it this is the 2nd one in 3montgs same spot?

I have what I think is a cyst/in grown hair in my groin What's the easiest way to get it to a head to pop it this is the 2nd one in 3montgs same spot?

Moist heat: There is not much more you can do than heat. Also, use a triple antibiotic cream. Topical tincture of iodine will help both the cyst and the infection. ...Read more

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I have been dealing with my Hidradenitis for over 10 years and I went and had surgery on both my right and left axillary to remove majority of the cysts I had developed over the years. I also have an issue with cysts in my groin area. I have tried everyth

I have been dealing with my Hidradenitis for over 10 years and I went and had surgery on both my right and left axillary to remove majority of the cysts I had developed over the years. I also have an issue with cysts in my groin area. I have tried everyth

Skin & glands.: You may benefit from a comprehensive assessment of your skin and glandular secretions, both locally and systemically. Some blood testing may help us see if there's an issue with the composition of your gland secretions, for example, that's making you prone to cyst formation and can help us see if there's any potential issue with immune system function. ...Read more

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Can you have sex with a healing groin cyst?

Can you have sex with a healing groin cyst?

It depends: It depends on several factors (size, location, stage of healing). Certainly any physical/mechanical irritation of a wound can increase the chance of further infection. It's best to ask the healthcare provider treating your "groin cyst" who knows the specifics about your condition. ...Read more

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Small bump between right hip and groin. Could this be a cyst?

Small bump between right hip and groin. Could this be a cyst?

Could be: It could also be a lymph node. It would be best to have it evaluated in person or with a picture/video. Best of luck! ...Read more

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Had a Sebaceous cyst removed from my groin today. The wound is left open with bandage. How is the aftercare procedures?

Had a Sebaceous cyst removed from my groin today. The wound is left open with bandage. How is the aftercare procedures?

The wound: Is left open if drainage is expected! This may be a TWO stage removal...drainage followed by excesion... You should have a better idea of the psot operative treatment plan. CONTACT the surgeon and get advice!
Hope this helps!

DR Z ...Read more

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A doctor said I might have endometriosis, and I have cysts in my groin area that I can feel, they come and go. I have jabbing pains in both sides.

A doctor said I might have endometriosis, and I have cysts in my groin area that I can feel, they come and go. I have jabbing pains in both sides.

.: Endometriosis is a disorder where you have cells that make up the inner lining of the uterus may appear in other parts of the abdomen. Usually causes pain and may even cause more problems like infertility too. Treatment is complex based on where the lesions are. Keep following up with your ob. ...Read more

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Thought it an abscess but was told by Dr that isn't but a cyst. It is extremely painful but they said bc on groin won't lance bc infection. What to do?

2nd opinion: If you have pain, swelling, or bleeding treatment should be available to help you. If you are not being helped, a 2nd opinion may be in order. ...Read more

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I have been having a dull, annoying ache in right groin area for the past 3 days. Could it be ovarian cyst or something else?

I have been having a dull, annoying ache in right groin area for the past 3 days.  Could it be ovarian cyst or something else?

Pulled muscle?: The groin is not a common place for ovarian cyst pain to manifest. Its more likely a pulled muscle. A hernia would be a consideration as well. Best wishes! ...Read more

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I have ovarion cysts, and I noticed within a few days, on my ride side my groin nodes are swollen. Should I go to a doctor?

I have ovarion cysts, and I noticed within a few days, on my ride side my groin nodes are swollen. Should I go to a doctor?

Need to be seen: Doubt the ovarian cysts have anything to do with the nodes and need to be checked out as they may be related to an infection and other causes ...Read more

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I've been experiencing pain in my ovaries, groin area and pinching on left side of lower abdomen. Are these symptoms related to my cysts on my ovaries

I've been experiencing pain in my ovaries, groin area and pinching on left side of lower abdomen. Are these symptoms related to my cysts on my ovaries

It could be,see MD: You should consult your doctor or gynecologist who has knowledge of your history of having ovarian cysts. The pain may be related to the cysts or can be from other causes
you need to have an examination and may need an ultrasound or cat scan imaging as well. ...Read more

Groin (Definition)

The region or crease between ...Read more