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I have a lump on my upper leg hurts to touch feels like ball what is it?

I have a lump on my upper leg hurts to touch feels like ball what is it?

Bump: painful bump on leg is most likely some sort of infection, be it a carbuncle or an infected sebaceous cyst. If it is near the groin it may be a lymph node too. Go see a doctor for an exam. ...Read more

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I have a small painful lump on my upper leg that is swollen and hot to the touch. Started out as a small lump under skin. Size of half dollar now.

I have a small painful lump on my upper leg that is swollen and hot to the touch. Started out as a small lump under skin. Size of half dollar now.

Abscess: This sounds like an abscess or collection of pus from an infection. It may have started out as an ingrown hair or infected gland. Until you can see your physician to get it evaluated and treated, use warm compresses on it. ...Read more

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I have a lump on my upper right leg and if i flex my muscle a certain way it hurt what is tjis and if this ok but no discoloration and you can feel it?

I have a lump on my upper right leg and if i flex my muscle a certain way it hurt what is tjis and if this ok but no discoloration and you can feel it?

See doctor: Possible represents something benign like a lipoma or a muscle herniation. It may represent some form of a tumor. Get it checked out and it may require an MRI to see what is is if ther e is any doubt. ...Read more

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I have a hard lump on my stomach, ankle, and upper leg that is no bigger than a pea what should I do?

I have a hard lump on my stomach, ankle, and upper leg that is no bigger than a pea what should I do?

Size doesn't : Matter, at least not here. Lumps, need to be investigated. The fact you have three in different anatomical regions, just means you have three reasons to go see a dermatologist and have them looked at. ...Read more

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Could the lump i feel inside on my upper leg be a blood clot? Just had blood work 2 weeks ago, everything was normal..

Could the lump i feel inside on my upper leg be a blood clot? Just had blood work 2 weeks ago, everything was normal..

Not likely, BUT: Never say never. Usually, blood clots can be painful and cause some swelling, but may not necessarily have a palpable mass. Any abnormal lumps though, should be evaluated and examined. Good luck. ...Read more

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Lump on upper leg near goin?

Lump on upper leg near goin?

Is it painful?: A lump in the groin could be a boil, benign tumor or a hernia. Definetly need more information. Check with your physcian. ...Read more

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I have a lump (under skin, not visible). Right where my upper leg meets the groin. Painful to touch. Seemed to appear overnight. Any ideas?

I have a lump (under skin, not visible). Right where my upper leg meets the groin. Painful to touch. Seemed to appear overnight. Any ideas?

Prob a lymph node: If this worsens, or does not completely resolve in 2 weeks, see your DR. Any cuts or abrasions on the R leg-this would go along with the enlarged node. ...Read more

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Lump like a bug bite on upper leg doesn't itch. already applied citronella oil and size reduced but not really dissapear. now it turn blackish color.

Lump like a bug bite on upper leg doesn't itch. already applied citronella oil and size reduced but not really dissapear. now it turn blackish color.

Maybe spider: It does sound like an insect bite. These sometimes become infected and end up as abscesses which require drainage. A brown recluse spider can cause a bite that often causes tissue damage and may appear black. Have the lesion reviewed by your doctor for further care. ...Read more