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Internal Bump Near Groin Area
I am 22 yrs weighed about 325 pbs, my inner thighs have discolration bumps, boils and chafing in the groin area?
Friction & moisture: This is not an common problem is overweight individuals. Constant friction against clothing and the opposing inner thigh & the increased moisture that comes with it causes chaffing and lead to clogged pores which in turn causes bumps & boils. The discolorations suggests a chronic condition. 100% cotton linen clothing may afford some relief. Weight loss is advised. Topical medications are available. ...Read more
Noticed a blister around my inner thigh which popped and there was another which has also popped and I have noticed some bumps around my groin, clean the area with alchol rub , what else can I do?
I've had little red itchy bumps on my armpits and groin area (inner thigh) for the past few days. What could it be?
? Infection: of hair follicles, or fungal infection, keep the area clean and dry, avoid tight clothing/underwear, try OTC antibiotic cream, unless allergic to it , if fungal infection, OTC antifungal cream can help too, if no improvement in few days, please see your doctor for proper management ...Read more
I have this cluster of 3 bumps on my left inner thigh. Maybe 6 inches away from my groin area. Do not hurt, itch, blister, or bleed. Hasn't spread.
Hard to tell : Could be anything from viral molluscum vs a wart. Have a doc take a look or a dermatologist. ...Read more
I have a lot of small and very few big bumps on my inner upper thigh closer to my groin area. Sometimes they contain pus. Is it just razor burn?
----Lust for pus----: If you shaved there, then yes, it could be. But razor burn that has become infected. If it doesn't go away in a few days after a few good scrubs with soap and washcloth then you will most likely need an antibiotic. It may be something else, but with infection comes pus so no matter what it is, it needs to be evaluated by a doctor. P.S.: After scrubbing, apply a thin layer of an antibiotic ointment ...Read more
I have had red bumps on my inner groin area for about two weeks now. I wear spandex everyday to workout in and sweat a lot. Could be possible std?
Prickly heat: Prickly heat from the sweating and blockage of sweat glands is a more likely explanation. It may help if you would use different attire that allows air circulation better that spandex does. If you have multiple sex partners, you may wish to see a doctor to get tested for STDs. ...Read more
I have a swollen, painful, tender bump about the size of a nickel in the crease of my inner leg/groin area. Should i see a doctor about it?
Yes: Does not sound like an emergency, but a noticeable and uncomfortable change in yourself should be examined with your doctor. This could be an inflamed lymph node that may resolve in a few weeks or could be something else like a hernia. Concerning changes should be evaluated by your doctor. ...Read more
My bf has red itchy bumps in the groin area of his upper and inner thigh..Hes played a lot of basketball lately, could it have something to do with tht?
Slight burning inner thigh. Next day saw 3 little red bumps. Noticed these in area of my groin on and off every few weeks for a few years. Herpes?
? Herpes: Go see a dermatologist to see what is doing on. ...Read more
I wear polyester athletic compression shorts and I often get irritated bumps on my inner thighs and groin. Is this normal and not related to disease?
Rash: normal for what you wear. if persistent have your doctor check them out ...Read more
Right side of groin hurts only when walking. She suddenly woke up to this today. Internal pain no visible bump or feeling of a bump?
Strain likely: sounds like a strain try to remember anything done unusual in last day or so or extra climbing, walking lifting or working. could be a spasm, sometimes referred pain from hip problem but she is young 22 years, could be referred from ovarian cyst if related to menstrual periods or timing . if fever ,nausea and vomiting could be appendix, could be constipation. but only walking produces it ;stain ...Read more
I have a patch of tiny reddish bumps on my right inner thigh, near my groin. Not itchy/raised/uncomfortable. Does this need immediate attention?
Yes: Need to make sure this is not Herpes Infection, which can be treated effectively and you do not have to remain uncomfortable. There are 2 different types of herpes Infection I am concerned about. It may not be infection at all and it can be allergic reaction to something or Dermatitis. All in all you need examination. Can call us on HT Prime!:-) ...Read more
I have 3 warts on my scrotum. And could feel a small kinda bump near my inner groin. Hard to see. Could it be a wart?im heterosexual. Concerned!!
Well: Most likely these are HPV venerial warts. Also the tender area can be infection or it can be inflamed infected lymph node from an STD. See primary care physician in person or go to health department for specific diagnosis and treatment. Avoid sexual contact until diagnosed and treated ...Read more
I shave my privates and over the past few months i've noticed this white small bump.It looks like an ingrown hair, on my inner thigh near my groin std?
Extra skin: Most likely it is extra skin known as a skin tag.... Or it may be a wart. Most likely something benign. ...Read more
I have a pimply/red bump rash on my inner thighs by groin. Some have whiteheads/blister appear & peeling skin. Mild itch/discomfort. What could be?
Friction: This type of eruption may be due to friction near the groin along with heat and moisture. Start be avoiding the wearing of tight jeans or pants. Wear boxer shorts.Try applying a combination corticosteroid and antiyeast cream like mycolog. See your Physician or a dermatologist if the eruption persists or worsens. ...Read more
Itchy, group of raised bumps around the inner thigh of my groin? have had this for a week now and sometimes gets really itchy. what is this?
Needs exam: You will need to consult your doctor to find out since there are many potential answers to this question. ...Read more