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Large Lump Near Groin
See your doctor: You have symptoms which could be serious and should see your physician. He/she will listen to you, do a physical examinarion, run some tests, and let you know what's going on. ...Read more
I've got a large lump in the crease of my leg and groin. I know this can be common for men, but what about for women?
I have a lump on the v region in my groin area. On the upper right side about an inch and a half from my vagina. About as big as a dime. Oval shaped?
Hard to say.: That is a tough question to answer without knowing anatomically where it is. Lymph nodes are very common in the groin but check with a good OB/GYN ...Read more
22. F. I have a hard lump on my inner thigh near my groin. It's underneath the skin. Sometimes it gets smaller and then big again. What's wrong?
Exam: This sounds like an inflamed lymph node; however, can be a cyst or abscess- must be examined. ...Read more
I have a groin lump for over two weeks. It is about 1cm big, does not hurt and is the only bump. I haven't been injured there. Should I be worried?
I am experiencing groin lump. Fairly large quite hard. Had it for a while now. Not sore and no other symptoms?
Be seen: You would definitely want to be seen and evaluated. It is not a "normal" complaint and needs to be evaluated to make sure it is not some type of pathological process such as a tumor or infection. Be seen even if it is not causing you pain, needs to be diagnosed. Even if it is an enlarged node, etiology need to be sought. ...Read more
I have a large movable lump in my subgastric area. Below the left side of my stomach, above the groin area, is it serious?
I have 1 large and many pea sized non-tender lumps in rt groin, and a couple on my rt neck. I have also lostalot of and am very tired all the time?
See Doctor: Might be something; might be nothing, but enlarged lymph nodes should be examined and investigated. No sense worrying what they may be from. Just have them evaluated. Among the choices are irritation, infection or a type of lymph cancer. Whatever is happening might be easily treatable, so just get it done. ...Read more
I am a 20 year old female and I am not sexually active. A hard, probably quarter sized or larger lump just appeared on my groin area out of nowhere.?
Small lymph node: Lymph nodes help drain infection. In your groin that would be working on the same leg or side of pelvis. It should settle down in a few days if it's done its job. If still there, bigger, redder or painful, see a doctor for proper exam and evaluation. ...Read more
At the top of my groin there is a large golf ball sized lump on the inside it's red and hard to touch and it looks like it could burst what cud it be?
Infection: You have an infection. Please sign off of the internet and get yourself to your doctor today. ...Read more
Have large lump going from left buttock toward the groin has a red coloring and is painful and it seems to be growing larger extremely swollen around?
ER/UC NOW!!!: You have a deep gluteal infection- go directly- it may required surgical intervention. ...Read more
I have a hard non-movable (larger than a couple cm) painless lump (under the skin) in my left groin area on my pubic bone. What could this be?
I have just found a soft pea size lump in right groin doctor says its a lymph node about 7mm big but I can't seem to feel the one on the other side?
What is the Concern?: Okay. Thank you for letting us know. There is nothing unusual or concerning in any way with this scenario. Lymph nodes you can fell are evidence of a healthy immune system. ...Read more
I have an lump that like a blister in my bikini area. Between my thigh and groin. It is about 3 inches long and an inch width It's got a pretty big bu?
I have a lump on my groin that is sore to touch. Got treated for reoccurring access. Infection cleared but lump remains just as big. What now?
Time: May take significant time for inflamed node to reduce in size and tenderness. If it continues. See doctor and perhaps it needs biopsy, first, be patient. This may take months. ...Read more
30 yeaes old. Have pea size lump on big vein in my neck. Tender to the touch. What could it be. I get them in my groin area to but those are painless.
Lymph: This may be a lymph node which is tender because it formed acutely. If it doesn't recede after a week or if it continually enlarges or if a cluster of them appear, have your physician examine you. He/she will order any appropriate tests. ...Read more
Sore oval shaped lump in groin. Does not appear to be big. Has been bothering me for a month. Dr confirmed not a hernia. Aggravated when exercising, ?
Gland: The most likely cause is a swollen inguinal gland it should gradually disappear and cause you no further problem ...Read more
I have a large hard lump in my groin, it's not painful but is causing me leg pain which radiates to my foot. The lump has got noticeably bigger over the last few months?
Lymph node enlar: You need to see your physician and get this looked at it could be a large lymph node and it needs to be evaluated ...Read more
Growing painless lump under collarbone, nightsweats, itchiness, so tired, 2 big lymphnodes in groin, breathlessness, low fever, no infection.4wks now!
3 weeks ago I had an open inguinal hernia repaired with mess. After 9 days I noticed a rather large lump just above the scar. It is tender all the time but if I sit or drive it is very painful. I can move my scar away from the lump so they are not attach
See ur surgeon: May be seroma (collection of fluid) or recurrance of hermia. You need to be seen ...Read more
Well, I'ts probably normal, but due to my weight where my legs meet my pelvis sometimes lumps of raised skin will rise. They are uncomfortable, and eventually part of them breaks and blood comes out, and they usually go away. This one is really big.
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Simple vs serious: Our bodies always have things that grow and change. Skin, fat, muscle, lymph nodes, bones, can change shape, get larger, more prominent due to many factors. The vast majority are not cancer but simply unusual growths like fatty tumors, cysts, skin tags, moles, etc. Most cause no symptoms and can be watched. If they cause symptoms or change colors, bleed, bruise or hurt, then see your doctor. ...Read more
Possibilities: The groin has a lot of things in it both in the skin and below it. Sweat glands, hair follicles and skin cysts as well as lymph nodes, fatty tissue, vessels, tendons and other things. Is the lump growing, inflamed, painful, painless, draining, recurrent or constant, moveable or fixed...? Each of these (and many more) will provide your doc the answers as to what it is and what needs to be done. ...Read more
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
Infection, lymphoma,: A painful lump in the groin can be an enlarged lymph node. If this is the case, it can be due to an infection in the genitalia (std, scratch, etc), cancer of the genitalia, a lymphoma blood born ca). It could be an inguinal hernia. The best recommendation is to see your physician for evaluation. ...Read more