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Lump On Pubic Area Symptoms
Constant pain for week about 2 inchs above the pubic hair area on right hand side? Can't feels lumps & not tender when pressing. No other symptoms
Adenopathy: I would guess that that is likely a swollen lymph node. If you have had a chronic infection, like in your armpit, that can cause swelling of lymph nodes elsewhere. It is possible your chronic infection may not be staph or maybe not an infection at all. Consider a biopsy of you arm nodes if this is a chronic problem. ...Read more
Pea sized fleshy sort of lump on pubic area. It is underneath the skin and not painful at all, I do shave and wondering if I need to get this checked?
There are a number of conditions that cause lumps and bumps to appear on the surface of the skin or just below the skin. The most common are skin cysts
and epidermoid cysts (aka sebaceous cysts) which is consistent with what you are describing. As long as "lump" is not painful and not changing in size and appearance, would just observe and have your doctor check it at your next routine visit. ...Read more
I have a peasize lump in pubic area. So I shave and look at it. It grow big when I touch it and getting small when I don't notice it. Its been 4days?
Bump at pubic area: It could be genital wart or molluscum contangiosum ...Read more
No.: Occasional small lumps that come and go are common. Not large lumps. And certainly not lumps that are progressively enlarging. See your doc to figure out how big they really are and whether they need monitoring. ...Read more
I have lumps in my pubic area. My gyno told me they are fatty deposits. Now I am feeling them when I wipe in both areas. Should I get a secomd opini?
Yes: If you doubt any diagnosis, you should get a second opinion. "fatty deposits" can occur in the vaginal area. ...Read more
I've had a cyst on my ovary for years, it always causes pain now I'm having lumps in my pubic area, what could it be? How can I go about having surge?
Am sexually active and have a hard painful lump at the very top of my pubic area, winding what it could be?
Skin infection.: Are you shaving this area? This is becoming fashionable and causing more skin infections, which could be dangerous and hard to treat. If it is very small and not too pain Gil, you may try Bacitracin or Neosprin OTC. If it continues to enlarge and get more painful see a doctor for antibiotic treatment.One problem we see now is something called MERSA, which needs a health professionals management. ...Read more
Why can I feel a lump in like the v line near the pubic region been there for a while and on and of aches in that area too?
Swelling: Sounds like a lymph node. When we have any type of infection our body filters the bad stuff out through the lymph nodes which are located throughout our body. That area drains the lower extremity as well as the reproductive organs. Make sure to see your doctor to have this checked out, simple tests can rule things out. Hope this helps and swelling goes down. ...Read more
What does it mean to have painful knots (lumps) in the pubic area on side of vagina...I heard it comes in the place of sickness?
Lymph nodes?: It sounds like you are describing swollen lymph nodes in your groin area. You are correct that your lymph nodes swell in response to an infection in the area. For example, if you had genital herpes, your groin lymph nodes would swell. If you had strep throat, your neck lymph nodes would swell. If this is a new symptom, you might want to get it checked by a doctor to rule out an infection. ...Read more
I noticed this small ball like lump under my skin on my upper pubic area. Doesn't hurt unless touched and it moves around a little?
Possible Abscesses: It sounds like you may have some abscesses with or without cellulitis. You may need antibiotics and possible drainage of the abscesses if they are fully formed. In the meantime analgesia like paracetamol and ibuprofen will help but also running the area under hot water and soap as often as it is convenient should help. You should let a doctor take a look at it. ...Read more
I have a red mark on my pubic area. Underneath the mark is a lump that dosnt move and has doubled in size over the last week and it dosnt hurt?
Probably needs eval: Hard to say without knowing exactly where. Most lumps in the groin are benign, but any lump that is hard, not movable and doubling has got to be investigated. ...Read more
Penny sized lump on the lower middle part of my abdomen just above the pubic area. It's come up before and it's painful when I move/when I touch it.
Probably nothing: Probably a lipoma - benign fatty tumor - however get it checked out to be sure. ...Read more
A week ago I noticed a peasized lump on my pubic area. It's under the skin, not painful. I've had something similar but it went away. What could it be?
Dermatologic conditions are hard to evaluate without seeing them in person.
Without an actual examination, I cannot give specific medical advice on your particular health, but,
Small infections like acne or boils are quite common there. Spreading redness implies an infection needing antibiotic but a lot of them heal on their own, . ...Read more
I have an under the skin lump near my pubic area. Not sure what it is, this isn't the first time. Sometimes it hurts other times it doesnt. What is it?
Here are some...: Are the lump hurting you in which way, and how long has it been? Without a detailed set of info on the specifics, relevance, & sequence of events of the lump (s), it is hard to tell what it may be. But it is not that hard to sort all related things out correctly for good care by following suggestion in articles listed in http://formefirst. Com/onDealSickness. Html. Best wish to health... ...Read more
I have a very little lump in my pubic area. Is located aprox 1cm above my penis. Should I be worried?
I have a lump on my pubic area it is very sore an tender and is causing me some pain can some one guide me to what it could be?
Several things: This is a problem that necessitates a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. This will allow him/her to examine you, ask specific questions. And possibly order tests to find out what's wrong and what to do to help you. ...Read more
I have a bruised feeling in my pubic area on the right side. There is no discoloration or lump as far as I can tell. Should I be worried?
More info needed: More info is needed to provide any guidance. A HealthTap virtual consult might be helpful, but a physical exam would be best. ...Read more
I have a lump on my pubic area and it's filled up with pus and blood it's painful to touch. I've popped many times and used Detol to keep it clean?
Sebaceous cyst?: This is probably a sebaceous cyst that is repeatedly getting infected. Or perhaps an ingrown hair with folliculitis leading to a recurrent abscess (carbuncle, boil). A minor surgical procedure to drain it probably will solve the problem. Stop popping it and see a doctor. ...Read more
I have a very large swollen and painful lump under the skin in my pubic area. I have had it for 5 days and it has enlarged and become more painful.?
I am a 29 year old female with a hard ping pong sized lump you can see through my skin located between my pubic area and thigh and it hurts to touch?
Skin lump: Usually possibilities include a cyst, an abscess, a lymph node, or a lipoma. However there are many other rarer possibilities. It is prudent to ask your doctor to evaluate the lesion. Especially because it hurts to touch it. That suggests that it could be inflamed or infected. ...Read more
Really worried, in the past day I have noticed 2 lumps around my pubic area & they really hurt when I move or touch them. Not sure if ingrown hair? Thx
Could be: If it's an area you have shaved it's more likely. Take a nice hot bath, then pat dry the area and let it heal. If still worried please go see your doctor. ...Read more
I have a lump in my pubic area. It's not painful, feels fluid filled and about the size of a dime been there for a week. No hair but I shave regularly?
I have a lump on my pelvic/pubic area which I thought was a pimple but hasn't gone away. What else could it be?
How long has it been there. Where exactly is it?
It could be a cyst - which needs to be removed surgically.
It could be a lymph node - indicates infection in the area.
It could be scar tissue from a former pimple in that area. ...Read more
For about a week now right on the "mons pubic" area I feel like its bruised. No lumps or anything. Any suggestions?
Trauma?: It's difficult to say without asking more detailed questions. Try to remember if you could have bruised yourself either leaning against something while carrying it or possibly after a session of intercourse. If this continues and causes great pain be evaluated. A possible infection may be present or a reason may have occurred where the pubic bone is separating. ...Read more
I have a lump in my pubic area. On the right side. It started small and now is about a size of a grape. It's painless but irritable?
Lump: If it is growing it warrants to be checked. Although, in most cases it is a benign cyst, without seeing it, it's hard to make such diagnosis, so you have no choice but to see a doc. ...Read more
Had lump under skin pubic area come n go 3 months popped gone now have new lump different spot come n go cyst? What is it? Wat should I do?
Pulled groin suddenly whilst running- 8 weeks ago. Pain returns after exercise- also feel slight discomfort pubic area at same side. No lumps?
Rest, heat/ice: Any pulled or strained muscle needs rest to heal. For this reason, avoid any activity or exercise that causes pain in that area. Use ice and heat alternately. Medicines that contain N.S.A.I.Ds like Ibuprofen or Naproxen will help with pain and inflammation. If problem persists after 4 weeks of doing this, then you should be seen by your doctor for tests and treatment. ...Read more
I found a marble sized hard lump deep under the skin between my thigh and pubic area. Can you help me figure out what it is? I'm very nervous.
It sounds like the: Area you are describing is the groin where inguinal lymph nodes are located. Lymph nodes in this area may swell from an injury or infection in the foot, leg, groin, pelvis or genitals. In rare cases swollen inguinal lymph nodes are due to lymphoma, melanoma or testicular cancer (in males).It is ok to watch and see if it goes away for a week or two, but if not, then see your Doctor for tests/eval. ...Read more
Hello Doctor: I am a 56 year old female and about 6 months ago discovered a lump under my skin on the right side in the pubic area I have no pain?
Need exam: It is best to see your doctor about this to assess size, location, mobility of mass, past medical history/infections/surgeries, getting larger?, rest of physical exam, etc. A biopsy and excision may be needed to further diagnose this especially that it's been present for six months or more. ...Read more