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Lump On Thigh Near Groin
Small lump on inner thigh near groin, only hurts when I push on it, just noticed it, hard and somewhat moveable, what is it and is it testicular cancr?
Lymph node: It is most likely, lymph node, but see your doctor for evaluation. ...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
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
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
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
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
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
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
I'm a M, 24. I felt a lump in between my groin and inner thigh. It's hard and less than a dime in size. I don't feel in pain touching it. Thoughts?
I am a male 21 yeas of age there is a small painless lump about 1 cm in my groin area this is at the point where my inner thigh connects with my groin?
Most common cause:
Of enlarged lumps (lymph nodes) in your groin at your age is ATHLETE's FOOT!
Check it out!
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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
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
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?
Inside of my upper thigh, going towards groin, feel hard, marble size lump. No pain. What could it be? Serious?
Cyst: Possible cyst, although, more info is needed. Either be seen by a doc locally or send us a pic. ...Read more
What is a small lump under skin in pelvic or groin area. In the crease between my thigh and pelvic area what could this be?
Hi I've found a small, hard lump inside my thigh. Its close to my groin area. Its quite tender when I press down on it. Please help x?
Check with your doc:
Needs to be checked by your doc. Could be a lymph node which may or may not indicate underlying disease.
Better be safe. ...Read more
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
Hello, I have a lump in my inner upper thigh area toward my groin. It is not painful unless I push hard into it. I am 53 years old and a runner. Thx?
See your doctor: You need to see your doctor to determine what the mass is. ...Read more
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
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?
Hi I have a small pee size lump in my groin area in between the thigh and sack its right in the crease of my groin on right side?
PEA SIZED LUMP: Needs to be checked out but is likely a benign keratin cyst of the skin. ...Read more
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
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
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
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
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
In the crease of my thigh & groin area, there's a hard small lump. It doesn't hurt, not irritated by clothing or anything. What is it?
Lymph Node: This is most likely a lymph node. It would be best to have it looked at in person, though. Hope this helps! ...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?
Unwell this year with a strange sensation on the inner upper thighs. Irritation when wearing pants or walking. Thin oval lumps under skin from groin down sensitive to touch. Is this something wrong with the lymphatic system? Doctors can´t tell so far
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 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
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
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.
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 a lump in my upper thigh/groin area. It feels tubular in shape and aches slightly. Not sure if related, but I did also have blood in semen?
Lump: You may have a lymph node which may be associated with an infection I would suggest you see a physician and get a definitive diagnosis ...Read more