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Lumps in pelvic area, not painful. My dr thinks it's due to shaving, but would this still be the cause if its underneath the skin? Not ON my skin?

Lumps in pelvic area,  not painful.  My dr thinks it's due to shaving,  but would this still be the cause if its underneath the skin? Not ON my skin?

LumpyBumpyGrumpy: If it is due to shaving, then what happens is that those little hairs, after being shaven-down, lose their sense of direction (they don't have GPS yet) and get stuck just beneath the skin. Then they get pissed off and try harder but can't break back through or, actually grow in really screwy directions. That causes irritation and bumps. Some people are just prone to it: armpits, pubies, face (men) ...Read more

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What could cause a golf ball sized lump on the left side of a girls pelvic area?

What could cause a golf ball sized lump on the left side of a girls pelvic area?

Lymph node,tumor ?: There are several possibilities, depending the exact location of the lump. It may be an abscess, or a tumor. She needs to be seen soon by a doctor. ...Read more

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My husband has a lump in his pelvic region, just to the right above his penis. What could be the causes?

? hernia: A physical exam by his physician should be able to narrow the possible reasons for the lump and take corrective action as indicated. ...Read more

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I have a lump between pelvis & abdomen doctor said no hernia or tumors or cyst what could it be ? It causes pain but not when i push down to it

I have a lump between pelvis & abdomen doctor said no hernia or tumors or cyst what could it be ? It causes pain but not when i push down to it

Where exactly?: Where exactly is the lump? Between pelvis and abdomen is too vague. Is it a superficial (ie. Can you see it?) lump or is it something that is internal that was seen on an ultrasound or a ct scan? Also important to know how big it is. What type of dr told you it was not a hernia, tumor, or cyst? Did they see it or are they also answering your question based on your description? ...Read more

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Very hard lump on L pubic BONE causes pain in my whole left side of my back,hip, and pelvis. CT shows scattered bone islands. Lump feels like bone.

Very hard lump on L pubic BONE causes pain in my whole left side of my back,hip, and pelvis. CT shows scattered bone islands. Lump feels like bone.

Bone islands: are benign incidental findings, they don't cause a mass. If you had a bony or calcified mass the CT should have showed it easily. The mass you feel may be hard, but not bone. Additional imaging with mri may be useful if CT failed to provide an answer. ...Read more

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Hello, I'm 16 years old and just recently i noticed a small marble shaped lump near my pelvic area. I'm a girl and this has never happened to me befor?

Hello, I'm 16 years old and just recently i noticed a small marble shaped lump near my pelvic area. I'm a girl and this has never happened to me befor?

Likely lymph node: That lump you are feeling is almost certainly a lymph node. We have thousands of these in iur bodies. They enlarge for numerous reasons, most commonly because of irritation or infection in that area. So one enlarged in pelvic region could even be from a scrape or bug bite on your leg. If it bothers you, have a doctor check it out to see if you need any specific treatment. ...Read more

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I have a lump in my lower left pelvic area and I noticed it a day ago. It doesn't hurt except when I press down. It's not big but it does feel like I can rook it around, what could this be? And should I be concerned?

I have a lump in my lower left pelvic area and I noticed it a day ago. It doesn't hurt except when I press down. It's not big but it does feel like I can rook it around, what could this be? And should I be concerned?

Needs evaluation: Lumps, bumps, blisters and other skin abnormalities on the genitals need to be evaluated. An examination will be needed to know the cause and treatment. We need to know what it is you are referring to before any treatment options can be discussed. An Obgyn should be able to provide some direction after visualizing the area. ...Read more

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A lump in pelvic area and difficult urinating?

A lump in pelvic area and difficult urinating?

Go see ur Family Doc: Unfortunately, pelvic area is pretty vague as far as lumps go so it's best that you see your Family Doc for evaluation. Perhaps you have a urinary tract infection (either bladder or kidney) or a sexually transmitted disease (where lump represents swollen gland). Usually these infections lead to painful perhaps even frequent urgent urination. Bottom line, go see your Family Doc, GYN or Planned Pare ...Read more