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Lump in thigh 5cmx2cmx? Deep. Pain when walking but not on palpitation. Doc arranging ultrasound. Is it lipoma or more serious?

Lump in thigh 5cmx2cmx? Deep. Pain when walking but not on palpitation. Doc arranging ultrasound. Is it lipoma or more serious?

See a surgeon: Usually lipomas are fairly superficial, painless, and relatively soft. If the mass is deeper and firmer, this can be a muscle or bone tumor, some are benign and some are not. If this is the case, you may need a ct or MRI to get a better idea of it's relationship to other structures. If there is a concern this is sarcoma, you should see a surgical oncologist, as the correct removal is critical. ...Read more

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Hard painless lump under skin on thigh. No pain, circular, large (lil bigger than a nickle), no discoloration/head/ripple/visual deformity, see a doc?

If it is soft,: Mobile fluctuant or slightly dense, and does not hurt then it's most likely a lipoma. If you decide to have a healthcare professional look at it, that should confirm it. Of course there are other bad things that could cause a well defined lump on bone or under skin. Thanks for using HealthTap. ...Read more

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Perineal lump, pain, buttock and thigh pain? Overstretch injury

Perineal lump, pain, buttock and thigh pain? Overstretch injury

Lump: That lump may be an infection/abscess. Have it checked out by your doctor. You may need minor surgery. ...Read more

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I have a large limpo fatty lump on my left thigh, it is paining when touched and seems to be causing numbness and tingling in my left leg. Lump 3cm?

I have a large limpo fatty lump on my left thigh, it is paining when touched and seems to be causing numbness and tingling in my left leg. Lump 3cm?

Lump on thigh: Needs to be evaluated by your doctor. It MAY be impinging a nerve and causing your pain. It MAY be a cyst or something more. Your doctor will diagnose and treat accordingly. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Small, invisible, hard lump in thigh/groin area. Light pain when pushed. Occasional discomfort on its own. Hernia? Swollen lymph node? Treatment?

Small, invisible, hard lump in thigh/groin area. Light pain when pushed. Occasional discomfort on its own. Hernia? Swollen lymph node? Treatment?

Sometimes it: Is difficult if not impossible to tell on physical exam alone whether an inguinal mass is an incarcerated hernia or an enlarged lymph node. Treatment is completely different for these conditions, so you need to see a doctor who can distinguish one from the other. Your doctor might even order an imaging test such as ultrasound. ...Read more

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Fat lump on thigh?

Fat lump on thigh?

Likely lipoma: Usually these lesions represent a benign tumor called a lipoma. Resection is usually definitive, but recurrence is fairly frequent. Large size or certain features on MRI may raise concern for other types of tumors or involvement of important local structures, like nerves and blood vessels. Best treated by a surgeon with experience treating sarcomas, like a surgical oncologist. ...Read more

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What this hard lump on the outside of my thigh?

Cyst or tumor: A hard lump on your thigh is most likely a cyst or a benign tumor, such as a fibroma.

If the lump has been there a long time, has not changed size and is not painful, you can just "watch" it. If it has appeared recently or has enlarged, then a surgeon should remove it. A pathologist will then determine if it will be of future concern. ...Read more

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I have a lump on my inner thigh what could it be?

I have a lump on my inner thigh what could it be?

Many things: It could be a skin cyst, ingrown hair, folliculitis, lymph node, fatty tumor (lipoma), soft tissue cancer (sarcoma), hematoma (bruse from trauma) and many others. ...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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Soft lump pimple like on inside thigh?

Soft lump pimple like on inside thigh?

Pimple on thigh: It could be anything from a big bite to an infected hair follicle. If it progresses, have your pmd take a look. ...Read more

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What cause semi-hard lump under skin on the upper thigh?

What cause semi-hard lump under skin on the upper thigh?

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

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Significance of a small lump that burns in upper thigh area?

Significance of a small lump that burns in upper thigh area?

The depends on what: They are. There are a # of possible causes. The best way to get an accurate diagnosis would be dermatological evaluation. ...Read more

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Soft, painless lump on the back of right thigh? 18 years old.

Lipoma?: Most common cause would be a lipoma which is a benign (not cancer) growth of fat in the skin. If it gets bigger, starts to hurt or changes character, see your doctor. ...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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What can I do for a pea sized lump under skin on my outer thigh?

What can I do for a pea sized lump under skin on my outer thigh?

See your doctor: If you have a new lump or a changed mole, your doctor can remove it or biopsy it if it is suspicious for skin cancer. Otherwise it is usually easy to remove with a local. ...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 have a warm fist sized lump on the back of my thigh. It is painful?

I have a warm fist sized lump on the back of my thigh. It is painful?

Lump on Thigh: This may be an abscess. You need to be seen tonight to get this evaluated and likely be put on antibiotics. Have your parents take you to the ER tonight. ...Read more

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I have a very bad pain in my thigh there is a lump in my leg. Could this be it?

I have a very bad pain in my thigh there is a lump in my leg. Could this be it?

Need evaluation: The lump needs to be evaluated as a possible sourse for your pain. ...Read more

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Hard lump on outter thigh left leg... 2 smaller ones on right outter leg... what could it be?

Hard lump on outter thigh left leg... 2 smaller ones on right outter leg... what could it be?

The good news is: Most all the lumps under the skin of the extremities are benign. The most common are lipomas (benign fatty, soft tissue growths) dermatofibromas or neurofibromas. Dermatofibromas may be slightly pigmented/brownish. Sometimes neurofibromas can turn in cancers so they are sometimes removed. Other types of bumps include epidermoid cysts, keratosis pillars, etc. Which can be distinguished by a doctor ...Read more

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I have small somewhat rubbery lump on my upper thigh, any ideas as to what it can be? Kind of worried.

I have small somewhat rubbery lump on my upper thigh, any ideas as to what it can be? Kind of worried.

Could be a lipoma: It is probably a benign lipoma or fatty tumor but could be a cyst or other benign mass. If you are worried, you should see a surgeon about removing it. ...Read more

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I have a hard lump on my inner thigh thought it was a boil and had it about a month now. It is painless?

I have a hard lump on my inner thigh thought it was a boil and had it about a month now. It is painless?

Lymph node vs. Cyst: Any skin and subcutaneous lesion heavy depend upon visual exam to be diagnosed correctly but two assumptions can be made from your description. One is a cyst and the other one is a lymph node. ...Read more

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I have a lump near the left top side of my right thigh it is swollen and hurts to the touch is it serious?

I have a lump near the left top side of my right thigh it is swollen and hurts to the touch is it serious?

I do not know: Unfortunately, without an exam and a diagnosis, I do not know if it is serious or not. Most lumps are benign such as lipomas or even small cysts or abscesses that may need simple treatment from a dr. On rare occasions the lump may be serious. Get the lump checked out to be sure. Good luck. ...Read more

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I have a lump top inner thigh has grown last couple of weeks, pain every now and then. Have constant slight fever?

Growing lump: Inner thigh for two weeks with pain and fever need to be thoroughly evaluated. May need biopsy to determine if lump is benign or cancerous. ...Read more

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I have a very tiny lump on my inner thigh. It seems to have shrunk over the past week. The skin is the color red.?

I have a very tiny lump on my inner thigh. It seems to have shrunk over the past week. The skin is the color red.?

Have it checked: If the "lump" is going down in size and no other symptoms, then just mention this to your health care provider on your next visit.

But if it changes, or other symptoms occur, then make your apt sooner. ...Read more

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I have a  hard painful lump on my inner thigh it is the size of a loony and the surrounding skin is red what is it?

I have a  hard painful lump on my inner thigh it is the size of a loony and the surrounding skin is red what is it?

Lump: It could be a few things but likely an ingrown hair that has become infected or an abscess. It is less likely a lymph node. Because of its size you should be seen and potentially have it drained and receive antibiotics. Applying warm compresses may help. Ball the best. ...Read more