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Groin Lumps (Overview)

There are lymph nodes in your groins and they may swell if you have an infection, virus, or just sometimes in the cycle. If they do not go away in a month then i would see a dr. For an examination.


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What causes "shotty" lumps in groin?

What causes "shotty" lumps in groin?

Monitoring Centers: Lymphatic system absorbs/carries things too big to go into the arteries/veins like bacteria eaten by white cells and digested food. Lymph nodes "taste" the lymph for anything bad like bacteria/viruses/cancers, etc. When it detects a problem, it alerts the immune system and your body reacts. They enlarge in response to the inflammation they create when they react. They shrink when all is well. ...Read more

Groin Lumps (Overview)

There are lymph nodes in your groins and they may swell if you have an infection, virus, or just sometimes in the cycle. If they do not go away in a month then i would see a dr. For an examination.


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Groin lumps on right only and not sure what's up/female/55?

Groin lumps on right only and not sure what's up/female/55?

Need investigation: Right groin lumps may be enlarged lymph nodes, it may be just simple infection on the leg, or genitalia, or could be a tumor spread need to see your doctor immediately to find out cause and give relief to you mind. ...Read more

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Diagnosing Breast Lumps (Checklist)

Do a breast self exam after your period ends
monthly
Check daily in shower after soaping up
daily
Learn the architecture of your breasts by repetition
once
Observe skin around nipples
once
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I have red itchy lumps in groin area (male), what is this and treatment?

I have red itchy lumps in groin area (male), what is this and treatment?

Really Needs Exam: It could be several things from fungal infections, irritated or infected hair follicles, heat rash/chaffing, etc. It really needs to be examined to be sure. ...Read more

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How to get rid of groin pain after I fall?

How to get rid of groin pain after I fall?

Get evaluation: If you have pain in the groin following an injury, you need to be evaluated to make sure you do not have a fracture involving the hip. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: groin lumps?

What is the definition or description of: groin lumps?

Swollen glands: There are lymph nodes in your groins and they may swell if you have an infection, virus, or just sometimes in the cycle. If they do not go away in a month then i would see a dr. For an examination. ...Read more

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Groin lumps on right only and not sure what's up/female/55?

Need investigation: Right groin lumps may be enlarged lymph nodes, it may be just simple infection on the leg, or genitalia, or could be a tumor spread need to see your doctor immediately to find out cause and give relief to you mind. ...Read more

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Could my groin lumps be a hernia?

Maybe: A single groin lump could be a hernia; or it can be an enlarged lymph node, a tumor, or even an infection. More than one lump in the same inguinal area (groin) is not likely to be an inguinal hernia. One's doctor can examine this/these and determine what it/they are. ...Read more

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Can my groin lumps be a result of a sporting hernia?

Can my groin lumps be a result of a sporting hernia?

Yes: A mass or lump in the groin can be from many different things like lymph node, cyst, fatty tumor, cancer and hernia. Please see a doctor and have this area examined. ...Read more

Groin (Definition)

The region or crease between ...Read more