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Lumps In Armpit And Groin
What would cause me to all of a sudden develop painful pea sized bumps/lumps in armpit and groin area including vulva, never had them all together?
Infection: Those are lymph nodes and become larger when your immune system has been activated by an infection. ...Read more
Took Truvada for 21 days, ended 4wks post exposure, hiv- rapid result at 11wks. At 13wks, felt pinhead size bilateral posterior cervical nodes, 3 small unilateral armpit lumps, bilateral matted fixed groin nodes. Hiv? Nodes came up at different times
Lymph nodes?: It is always concerning to have swollen lymph nodes so it is important to see your doctor to be sure it is not that. It could also be cysts, or a condition called hidradenitis suppurativa (acne inversa). This also requires specialized treatment, so you'll want to see a dermatologist for sure to get a diagnosis and proper therapy. ...Read more
Hi there, I'm having lumps on my groin area and my armpits which produces pus and swell up and causes pain after a few days if I irritate them. What do you think it could be? This has been going on from when I was 16. I am 21 now. Thank you
Hidradenitis: What you describe is most suggestive of Hidradenitis suppurutiva which is a condition of recurrent skin infections usually from a bacteria called staph aureus. Treatment often consists of aggressive daily hygeine with antibacterial scrubs and potentially a nasal or oral antibiotic as well to reduce recurrence rates. A family doc, internist or dermatologist can diagnose and treat this condition. ...Read more
My 25 year old partner (male) over the last 2weeks has developed some lumps, 2 in his breast (right side) one in each armpit and another in his groin?
Seek evaluation: Well, I certainly feel a medical exam is in order. Your doctor or provider will ask other questions concerning weight loss, fatigue or malaise, and night sweats. Groin and armpit lumps could be swollen lymph nodes, which could be indicative of a systemic disease process. Call your doctor for an appointment. Good luck. ...Read more
Truvada 3-6wks post exp. 5wks, bilateral, firm matted groin node. 9wks- armpit lumps. 11wks (bilateral cervical nodes & rapid negative blood test. Hiv?
Need to examine:
It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. It would be prudent to see your doctor, as your symptoms warrant an evaluation.
Wish you good health! ...Read more
Extremely sore burning left groin left testicle left armpit left shoulder stomach and painful burning lumps on left side of my neck please help?
Have it checked out: It sounds like you have a series of "lumps" or lymph nodes that are painful particularly on your left side. You should have it checked out to make sure there isn't an infection going on. Don't forget that the lymph nodes act as a drainage and filtration system to try to stop infection. They will swell and be painful. You also want to be sure the lymph nodes are not swollen because of cancer. ...Read more
Pea size lumps on my neck, groin, and armpit, jaw and 2 behind my ear and also ear pain and sore throat and I had sex with this guy 3 months ago..
See doctor, get: Tested. What you described warrants a more detailed investigation by physical examination and some blood tests. It is prudent that you see a doctor at your earliest. You have acquired a sexually transmitted infection. ...Read more
I have small painful lumps that discharge white stuff/ blood. On my breasts/armpits/groin area/ sometimes low stomach. What could cause this?
I don't know if these lumps are in my veins but I seem to have a few, 1 under my arm and a several around the groin area what should I do?
Lumps: Without being able to visualize or examine them it is impossible to say what they are. You need to be examined by your doctor. ...Read more
Can nuerontin cause high suv on a pet scan had breast caner 5 years ago, got a ouple of lumps on my nek, took a pet scan, show lymph nodes under arms, groin, chest, foreman of winslow, and others showed high suv, biopsy from under arm was neg. For lymphom
Neurontin (gabapentin): Neurontin (gabapentin) in very rare circumstances can in fact cause lymphadenopathy (enlarged lymph nodes), but given your history I am very glad that you had a biopsy. Please discuss this carefully with your oncologist given your history. I will wish the best for you. ...Read more
I have swollen burning armpits, knots in groin area, lump in neck all blood work came back semi-normal (wbc slightly elevated)along with MRI sent to general surgeon, who couldn't explain why tests are normal, but primary has had me on steroids/anit-biotics
I have lump in neck, bad headaces, rashes inside of elbow and under arm and in groin and between bums duzzyniss fituque night sweats please helo?
Headache, dizziness: See yourdoctor for acomplete medical workup andblood work ...Read more
Had csection monday and 2days ago noticed a lump under arm pit (swollen glands)milk glands? Also swolling in groin area and I have swelling feet, legs.
Fat & lumps: You can not spot lose fat. If you have actual lumps - would recommend medical evaluation of these. ...Read more
I have a quarter size lump on my groin, Hurts too touch. It showed up before I shaved & I have two lumps on my underarm now. Std or lymph node? Wont pop.
I just got lab work back and it shows high lymphocytes (52.8%) and low neutrophils (39.3%). Is this concerning? The reason I went to the dr was because I had a small lump in my groin and occasional underarm pain. She thought the groin lump was a lymph
Lymph node vx. Infxn: There are lymph nodes in the armpits which can be felt as little lumps - sometimes we can feel them even if there is nothing wrong. Also possible to get ingrown hair, infected follicle or boil in the armpit if red/tender. If small, moves when you touch it, and no pain, it's fine to watch & wait, but if red, sore/painful or increasing in size, get checked by a doctor. ...Read more
Armpit lumps: The are many specifics questions I need to know to better help you. Ultimately lumps in your armpit could be caused by many things, including infections. Thus, you need to make an appointment with your pcp or ob/gyn for an appropriate evaluation asap. ...Read more
Lymph nodes: The lumps under your armpit are most likely lymph nodes. They could be enlarged due to infection or other causes or you could just be feeling them naturally. Lymph nodes could be normal or worrisome. If they are new, seem bigger than normal, hurt when you touch them or any concern on your part then see a doctor for evaluation. Good luck! ...Read more
Axillary lumps: Lumps in your axillary (arm pit) areas can be axillary abscesses, infected hair follicles (especially if shaving, etc.), possible inflamed lymph nodes, etc....So it is best to get an evaluation to get the proper diagnoses, so your painful lumps can be treated appropriately. Best wishes. ...Read more
Monitoring Centers: Lymphatic system absorbs/carries things too big to go into the arteries/veins like bacteria eaten by white cells and digested food. Lymph nodes "taste" the lymph for anything bad like bacteria/viruses/cancers, etc. When it detects a problem, it alerts the immune system and your body reacts. They enlarge in response to the inflammation they create when they react. They shrink when all is well. ...Read more
Could be lymph nodes: These could be lymph nodes. You need to see your physician - concerns can be infection, tumors ...Read more
2 lumps in my armpit that sometimes hurt if I touch them. Plus some burning sensation, should I be worried?
Need to examine:
What your described suggests inflamed lymph nodes and you should see a doctor as you may need antibiotic treatment.
Wish you good health!
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Practice safe sex, if you have sex.
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I have lumps in my armpit but they swell up and pop with pus coming out then after a week comes back again?
Infection of the:
Sweat glands. Treatment depend how serious is the infection. See a skin doctor.
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