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Cyst In The Groin Of Females
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?
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
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
23 yar old lady noticed dime sized cyst between her pelvis and her vagina sestive to touch, squishy to touch. Has cystic breast already?
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.
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
Cyst are usually :
Benign vs. A report of solid mass which usually suggests malignancy.
Follow up with your dr.
Best wishes! ...Read more
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 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?
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
Cyst on groin has doubled in size, and has turned black & blue. Continuing to soak and use hot packs. It has become extremely painful. Can't see Dr until 16th not sure what to do.
How do you keep from cysts from forming in the groin area? I don't remember what my dr. Called what she thinks I might have but she injected steroid.
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
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
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 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
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
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
Had a Sebaceous cyst removed from my groin today. The wound is left open with bandage. How is the aftercare procedures?
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!
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I have a cyst on both sides of my groin they are not that big but are a little red and sore I don't know what to do to get them to go?
Infection?: See your doctor you need an evaluation and treatment. ...Read more
I keep getting cysts, and they appear in the same place, under my armpits, buttock line and groin. They dissapear and come back again?
May hidratenits: This may be hydratenitis supportiva. Talk about this with your doctor. There are treatments for this condition. ...Read more
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
Have problems w/ ovarian cysts regularly. Should i be concerned about pain in my groin area before, during, or after ovarian cysts grow and rupture?
Ovarian cysts: Need to be sure that your pain is due to ovarian cysts. Cysts are common/cyclic and often silent. You need to see your doctor. ...Read more
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
I have a hard cyst in my groin area, where my leg connects to my body and it has decided to quickly enlarge and start spewing out this awful curdled white, sometimes with blood, puss that STINKS LIKE NOTHING I HAVE EVERY SMELLED BEFORE!
Stinky pus: Show to your Dr. now. You may have a serious problem with a staph boil. ...Read more
Yes: But unlikely since so small, if on the same side see your gyn for possible removel ...Read more
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 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