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I have a painless knot in my groin?

I have a painless knot in my groin?

Check it out: Check it out, it could be a simple hernia, or a muscle strain, or a lymph node from a cut foot or leg, but sometimes it can be a condition a lot more serious. ...Read more

Groin (Definition)

The region or crease between ...Read more


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I have a very painful lump in my armpit?

I have a very painful lump in my armpit?

Cyst?: There are few possibilties. See a dermatologist to examine you and recommend treatment. ...Read more

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I have a painful lump on my right axilla?

I have a painful lump on my right axilla?

Swollen lymph node: The axillary region is a "collection station" for white blood cells and other abnormal cells pegged for destruction by the lymphatic system.It could be as simple as having cut yourself under the arm while shaving, an infection, or something more serious. See a md please. ...Read more

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Now I have a lump in my armpit?

Now I have a lump in my armpit?

See your physician: If the lump is just beneath the surface of the skin it may be a cyst. If tender it may be an abscess. You may also be feeling a swollen lymph node. If concerned best to have your physician examen it for peace of mind to be sure nothing serious. ...Read more

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I have a painful lump in my lower armpit. What could it be?

I have a painful lump in my lower armpit. What could it be?

Infection: You have the odor producing glands in that area and these can become infected by skin germs. Localized moist heat may help the body self heal, but occasionally these need to be drained or treated with an antibiotic.You also have lymph nodes in that location that handle issues for arm & shoulder.These can also become swollen & self heal but occasionally need treatment. ...Read more

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I have a painful lump in my armpit what should I do?

I have a painful lump in my armpit what should I do?

Arm pit lump: Most likely would be an inflammed sweat gland. Probably its infected. For treatment: use a topical antibiotic and do not use anti-perspirant type deoderants. Often these come after shaving the axilla (arm-pit), so wait til it is healed. You may need an oral antibiotic if a topical does not work. ...Read more

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I have a painful hard knot in my left thigh right beside my groin..What could it be?

See your doctor: You may have a mass or an abscess and both need treatment. See your doctor if you need a biopsy or an incise and drain with antibiotic prescription. ...Read more

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I have a painful bump or bruise in my chest in between my breast?

I have a painful bump or bruise in my chest in between my breast?

Please see: Please see your doctor for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. You probably need a biopsy. ...Read more

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I have a hard lump in my groin/thigh area should I be concerned

Yes but...: You can't know what it is until you get checked. May just be inflammation, but more serious things can be present as well. Check with your pcp or a surgeon for a checkup. Good luck. ...Read more

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I have a. Painful lump in groin area makes whole left leg hurt?

Hernia: This could be a hernia. I am concerned about a hernia anytime i hear lump in groin, but it could be other things such as a swollen lymph node, infection, or benign mass. See a physician to get it checked out. ...Read more

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I have a small hard lump in my forearm?

Does it hurt?: If it hurts it could be a blocked hair follicle. If its non tender it could be a lipoma (fatty tissue) if its near the wrist it could be a ganglion cyst. We would need more information and a picture would help too. ...Read more

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I have a lump in my vagina and it is painful?

I have a lump in my vagina and it is painful?

Get it looked at: We can guess what it might be, but it is best for you to know what it is. This means that you have to get it looked at and get a pelvic exam. Symptoms like these deserve a full evaluation in person by your health care provider. The fact that you are having pain indicates that it needs evaluated. Good luck and i hope it is something simple and benign like a simple cyst. ...Read more

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I have a painful lump on my lower right hip?

Painful lump on hip: This could be part of your normal anatomy from one of the "bumps" on your femur, the large leg bone that form part of your hip. If your unknowingly bumped it, there could be a bone bruise, or possible the fascia (connective tissue) over the area is inflamed and tight, such as with IT band syndrome or the tensor fascia lata (especially if you're a runner) Best to have it looked at/examined ...Read more

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I have a painful lump on my lower left rib?

I have a painful lump on my lower left rib?

Rib evaluation. I is: If you had a previous trauma at that site like a fractured rib then it may be just a healing fracture. If there has been no trauma and you have a painful lump then this should be seen by a doctor fairly soon. Any painful growth on a bone has to be looked at and evaluated. ...Read more

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I have a lump in my under arm that really hurts?

I have a lump in my under arm that really hurts?

Cyst or infection: Many reasons to develop painful lumps in underarm or axilla. Swollen lymph nodes may or may not be painful. Ingrown hairs can be uncomfortable. Cysts are usually non-tender but if large enough or infected, can be quite painful. Hidradenitis suppurativa is an extreme case of oil glands gone bad. Check out http://www.Mayoclinic.Com/health/hidradenitis-suppurativa/ds00818 for more info on this topic. ...Read more

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What could I have if I found a tender lump under my skin between my groin and thigh?

A couple of things: The most common being an enlarged inflammed lymph node - so called inguinal lymph node. It could also be an inflammed epidermal inclusion cyst, or an early abscess - organized infectious collection. Ideally you should seek the input of your doctor to make sure this isn't something that will require treatment sooner rather than later or isn't a signs of a more worrisome process going on. ...Read more

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I have a lump on my groin by my testicals?

See below...: You may have an inguinal hernia, which needs to be diagnosed by physical exam. Please make an appointment to see your doctor. ...Read more