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What to do if I have a hardened lump on my left thigh, near my groin, is it cancer?

What to do if I have a hardened lump on my left thigh, near my groin, is it cancer?

Possible, unlikely: Need more information. How long has it been there? Painful? Growing? Any others? Drainage? Other symptoms that you may not think related (growth on penis or testicles, difficulty urinating) may be connected. A blocked sweat gland (cyst) or an enlarged lymph node for benign reasons is much much more common. See your primary doctor, get ultrasound, and see a surgeon. Good luck! ...Read more

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I have a lump on the inner thigh near the groin area but they also come right above my penis and it not stds?

I have a lump on the inner thigh near the groin area but they also come right above my penis and it not stds?

Folliculitis?: A common cause of painful lumps around the genitals is folliculitis, or bacterial infection of the hair follicle. Appearance is similar to large painful pimple over hair shaft. Self-resolution is usual (can apply warm compress and topical antibacterial ointment), but if recurrent or painful, a physician can rule out other potential causes and/or need for antibiotics. ...Read more

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Lump on inside thigh / groin?

Lump on inside thigh / groin?

Groin lump: Groin lumps are usually cysts or can be as simple as a blocked sweat glands. If inside labia it can be a Bartholin's glands cyst. Also can be a hernia which are larger softer lumps that may be reducible (pushed back into the body). STI can cause local lymph node swelling as well. ...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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Are pea size movable lumps underskin near groin/ thigh area normal?

Are pea size movable lumps underskin near groin/ thigh area normal?

Enlarged lymph nodes: Most likely it an enlarged lymph nodes. Specially it is a little tender to touch. Nothing to worry about. It is due to a minor pelvic or urinary infection. If you have vaginal discharge or urinary increased frequency go see a physician. You might need antibiotics. If it doesn't go away after few days it must be looked at under all circumstances. ...Read more

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I'm 18 years old and I feel 3 separate lumps in the area between my inner thigh and groin area. It is a bit hard And seems to move. They are small?

They are probably: Lymph nodes, which, at your age are probably benign. However, it's best to have them checked by your doctor. They will examine you and may need to do some testing. ...Read more

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I have swollen lumps in my groin area, in both sides of my inner thigh crease. It hurts when I move or touch them, they aren't discolored. Help?

Groin lumps: Hello ~ this sounds like painful inguinal lymphadenopthy and you should make an appt and see your doc so he can examine you and do a few tests because there are many different causes and only an exam can exclude the less important causes and offer treatment thanks ...Read more

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Lumps, sometimes painful and puss filled that are recurring. Mostly top of thighs and groin, and in different places within the area?

Hidradenitis suppura: Perhaps you're referring to hidradenitis suppurativa? Check out http://www. Mayoclinic. Com/health/hidradenitis-suppurativa/ds00818. Then go see your famiy doctor for diagnosis & treatment, referral if necessary. Good luck! ...Read more

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I have a lump in my thigh/groin area, any idea what it may be?

See your doctor: A lymp in the groin is most commonly caused by a swollen and inflammed lymph node. It is best first evaluated by your family physician. It is most commonly caused by your bodies reaction to a simple infection, but can be something more concerning. Depending on the location this may also be a hernia. ...Read more

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There is a kinda small, hard, moveable lump on my panty line, on the crease of my inner thigh and groin area. It has been there around 2 weeks.

Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. You may choose to watch and wait. You may feel the lump every couple of weeks, if the lump doubles in size, becomes painful, ulcerates, or other lumps develop, or you develop fever, you should see a doctor. ...Read more

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I have a lump on my inner thigh very close to my groin. It is pea size, hard, visible in certain positions, gets painful if I touch it. What is it?

Thigh lump: If the lump is not within the groin, it most likely is not a lymph node. It may be an inclusion cyst, lipoma, or wen. If it is reddened and tender, then inflammation is present. A physician would have to examine it in order to diagnose it and advise you. ...Read more

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I have a lump on my right thigh just below the groin from the past 3 years. The size of the lump has not changed over 3 years and the lump is painless?

Benign tumor: I may be a benign tumor called lipoma/ fatty tumor. If it is not changing size or not bothering nothing need to worry about. It is better have it looked at by a physician to alleviate the worries. ...Read more

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I I found a lump on my thigh its between my vagina and groin. Since finding the lump every time I feel it an pexcruciating pain goes up my back?

Needs evaluation.: A painful lump in the vulvar/groin area merits an urgent visit to the emergency department of the nearest hospital. It could be an abscess, requiring an immediate evaluation and drainage. ...Read more

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Hello, I have a lump on my inner upper thigh near my groin. It is irregular in shape, hard, somewhat movable, deep (under fat), yet not painful Ideas?

Have it checked: This is something you'll want to have checked out. Hard irregular things growing under your skin need to be evaluated properly. See your doc for an exam and follow up testing. Hope this helps! ...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 small lump in groin area this is point where my inner thigh meets my groin area plz help and it's moveable?

Hernia?: Sounds like it could be a hernia, a common condition that is only treated surgically. See a general surgeon for a consultation to find out for sure. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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Just noticed a knot lump like growth in my groin area where my pelvic bone and upper inner thigh meet the knot is an inch long what is it?

Inguinal knot: There are a few possibilities. It could very well be an enlarged lymph node. This usually happens when we become ill or have a urinary or sexually transmitted disease. Another possibility is an inguinal hernia. Questions to answer are is there fever? Pain? When does the pain come on? Go away? Any other infectious symptoms? I would see your doctor for a complete examination. Hope that helps ...Read more

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I have a lump about 2 fingers in width and 4 fingers in length on my inner thigh. It is 5 fingers from the neck of my groin. I'm a 41 year old male?

I have a lump about 2 fingers in width and 4 fingers in length on my inner thigh. It is 5 fingers from the neck of my groin. I'm a 41 year old male?

Need more info...: To deduce what these lumps may be, more detailed info on their location, onset, duration, growth, evolution, & any associated symptoms + findings of physical exam + testing as needed is needed. To have these related things for good care done correctly, follow instructions in http://formefirst. Com/eNewsletter06.html & the other articles in the selected category. Thereby you gain insight on how-to. ...Read more

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22, lump smaller than golf ball but bigger than marble in groin area where thigh meets bikini area which is firm and not painful, 8 weeks now noticed?

Nodes: What you feel is most likely an enlarged lymph node. These filter infection from the lower extremities. If it is tender, it is likely due to some source of infection in your leg/foot region. If it is not tender, it could be something signficant. Either way, see your doctor for further evaluation. One other possibility is an inguinal or femoral hernia. Again, see your doctor. ...Read more

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Should I be concerned about lump in between my my thigh and groin? It is hard and under the skin. Not visible or red. No pain from it unless I move it

Should I be concerned about lump in between my my thigh and groin? It is hard and under the skin. Not visible or red. No pain from it unless I move it

Well...: Unfortunately, there's no way to tell without performing an exam. .. I'd suggest making an appointment with your doctor to have it checked out. That particular area has a concentration of lymph nodes so it's not uncommon to have this. But always better safe than sorry. Hope that helps! ...Read more

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I have a lump on my inner thigh between my groin and leg I squeezed it and only blood seems to come out. Its a bit smaller then a small bouncy ball hu?

I have a lump on my inner thigh between my groin and leg I squeezed it and only blood seems to come out. Its a bit smaller then a small bouncy ball hu?

A cyst?: Sounds like it could be some kind of cyst growing there. A bit smaller than a bouncy ball still seems pretty big! Is it painful? If it is getting painful or just bigger or is irritated you might want to consider having it evaluated for removal by your primary care doctor. ...Read more

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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 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?

Lump: Please see your Gynecologist as soon as possible. If there is a delay please have someone take you to the nearest Emergency facility.
Hope all goes well - please let me know how things are. ...Read more

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I have a inner lump between my groin and thigh and have no clue what to do? I've iced it, put heat on it and taken tylenol (acetaminophen)

I have a inner lump between my groin and thigh and have no clue what to do? I've iced it, put heat on it and taken tylenol (acetaminophen)

Your: Your symptoms a kind of vague. The lump could be anything from a hernia, a cyst, a lymph node or a muscle strain. You might want to see your physicain to help sort this problem out. Best wishes. ...Read more

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I have a hard, round lump on my inner thigh close to groin it's sore to press on and I can pinch it with my two fingers bout size of a marble?

Groin lump: This could be a reactive lymph node that is due to an infection. One would be worried about any recent infections on the legs or even any sexually transmitted infections. If you have had any recent unprotected sex, may want to get tested. Other reasons to get seen is if you develop fevers, chills, night sweats, or if the lump gets bigger or doesn't go away after 2-4 weeks. ...Read more

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What could be the cause of a small ball like lump in the back of thigh under buttocks near groin? Also have Tailbone pain not sure related

What could be the cause of a small ball like lump in the back of thigh under buttocks near groin? Also have Tailbone pain not sure related

Unknown mass: It's hard to give you an exact answer based off of your description. Any mass should honestly be evaluated in person by your local physician. The chances that this would be anything malignant are very low but it is our responsibility as physicians to rule out anything that could be harmful. ...Read more

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25 y/o F. I have a lump in groin area btwn upper thigh and pelvic area. It is unmovable, approx 1 cm, painful even w/o touch, deep under skin.

25 y/o F. I have a lump in groin area btwn upper thigh and pelvic area. It is unmovable, approx 1 cm, painful even w/o touch, deep under skin.

Lymph nodes: In this area, a lump could be a lymph node, a hernia, a cyst. Avoid rubbing or manipulating. If persists longer than a week, get in for evaluation with your doc. Ultrasound will make the diagnosis of hernia versus something else. Be well. ...Read more

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I have pain I my right hip and thigh, I do have a hernia in my right groin, I'm able to push this lump in and sometimes it stays for awhile?

I have pain I my right hip and thigh, I do have a hernia in my right groin, I'm able to push this lump in and sometimes it stays for awhile?

General surgery: Get the hernia fixed but a, so see ortho if hip continues to be uncomfortable!
Unlikely related to hernia but if I proved by hernia repair all the better! ...Read more