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

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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Big Lump on right side of pelvic area only. It aches a little after I press on it. What is this?

Big Lump on right side of pelvic area only. It aches a little after I press on it. What is this?

Can't tell : But it sounds like it should be evaluated since it is painful . It could just be a swollen gland that will go away but see a doc ...Read more

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I have a lump on my pelvic area on the left side it hurts when I put pressure on it what should I do?

I have a lump on my pelvic area on the left side it hurts when I put pressure  on it what should I do?

Lump: This cannot be diagnosed long distance. See a doctor and have this examined. Good luck and best wishes. ...Read more

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My friend had a lump that's swollen on the pelvic area. Thought it was an in grown hair. Now its hard and bigger. What could it be?

My friend had a lump that's swollen on the pelvic area. Thought it was an in grown hair. Now its hard and bigger. What could it be?

Need to be seen: It sounds like an infected follicle. It really needs to be evaluated because there are many factors that determine what it might be. ...Read more

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My son has a huge lump on his pelvic area in the right side of his thigh bout the size of a golf ball. What should I do? And it's really hard

Likely a hernia: If baby is otherwise acting normal, i would schedule a visit in the next few days with his doc & see if this is an inguinal hernia. If so it can be fixed while he's healthy in the next few weeks. If he seems in pain, a good soak in a warm bath can often loosen muscles enough for you to push on the lump & help it soften.Then schedule a visit today. ...Read more

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Found a lump back left rib cage yesterday. Pain along left side ribs to hip front pelvic area pain feel fullness like ribs touching my hips!?

Found a lump back left rib cage yesterday. Pain along left side ribs to hip front pelvic area pain feel fullness like ribs touching my hips!?

Examination: The rapid onset of your symptoms suggests an infection, but you don't describe feeling ill other than fullness and pain. See your physician today, and if you can't get in head to the emergency room. ...Read more

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I had a cat scan I have a lump the size of a marble in my pelvic area have to have a biopsy how will this be performed?

I had a cat scan I have a lump the size of a marble in my pelvic area have to have a biopsy how will this be performed?

It depends: Will it be an open surgical biopsy, laparoscopic biopsy, or percutaneous needle biopsy under palpation or image guidance? ...Read more

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