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Open Groin Sore
If skin of groin area is l'll broken dueto scratching or open small sore/cut and some one licks it while performing oral sex. Why possibility of hiv?
I have a pain in my right groin area. It is sore when I am lying down with my legs open. I also have a pain that feels like a trapped nerve which is g?
Treated for chlymadia a month ago when I found open sores on the groin bikini line and buttocks. I have a bump again near the buttocks sore. Herpes?
My cat was licking an open sore on my leg about a month ago and it's a month later and I have swollen lymph nodes in groin was it from the cat? '
Cat scratch disease?: It could be cat scratch disease (CSD), a bacterial infection often carried by cats. Or infection with skin bacteria like staph or strep. There's no way to tell the difference easily. You should see a doctor, who might recommend antibiotic treatment, depending on how large and how inflamed the lymph nodes are. You shouldn't try to figure this out or treat it without medical advice. Good luck! ...Read more
I feel burning in penis and perineum. Groin has become tender too. I am 2 months post op inguinal open/mesh repair. What could be causing this?
Irritation: Could be irritation from the mesh. Check with your doctor. ...Read more
Is it normal after open inguinal hernia surgery to get extra sore again after my first few bowel movements since the surgery 6 days ago?
Chronic: Since the soreness is not going away, this appears to be a chronic issue, so it is best for you to go to a doctor and have the area examined and properly diagnosed so the best treatment can occur. Best wishes. ...Read more
Rash: Rashes cannot be diagnosed online and he should make an appointment with his doc for exam and appropriate treatment. Std testing may be in order. Good luck. ...Read more
Groins are getting sore after training but after a day of stretching and rest they seem to be fine but then I train again and the same thing reoccur?
Deconditioning.: The more you train the less frequent this will become. Don't stop for lengthy periods of time unless truly injured. ...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 react in response to the inflammation they create when they react. They shrink when all is well. ...Read more
Doctor can evaluate: Losing 30 pounds in only 4 months is quite a significant weight loss that should be evaluated as soon as possible by a physician. It could mean an infection, cancer, or another serious condition. The weight loss may or may not be related to the symptoms in your groin area. ...Read more
Hernia? Lymph Nodes?:
Commonest cause of a knot in the groin is from an Inguinal Hernia.That usually can be pushed in by keeping a gentle pressure on the knot/swelling.
Other causes are swollen lymph glands
He should make an apt with his Primary Care Doctor to find out what this knot is from. It will give you the correct diagnosis and proper tratment if needed ...Read more
11 days after angiogram and still sore in groin were cut was made how long does this take to heal?
Hematoma: Hematoma is not uncommon after cardiac catheterization. A hole is poked in a large vessel and it can leak even after we think its sealed. The blood will usually reabsorb over weeks if it in the lower limb. There is no good way to hurry up the reabsorption. The skin wound should heal in less than 2 weeks. ...Read more
Not really: It all depends on where the pain is at. If lifting your thighs hurt the groin then more likely problem is in the muscle of the lower extremities. If pain occurs when you sit up or do a crunch then it is possible that this may be due to weak core muscles especially to the lower abdominal region. ...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
Get it checked out: It is most likely a small lymphnode or a cyst, but bacterial infection with klebsiella ganulomatis is possible, often starts as small, painless nodules appearing after 10–40 days following contact with the bacteria. Later the nodules burst, creating open, fleshy, oozing, and infection continues to destroy the tissue until treated. Not to scare u, but should consult doc if worsens. Good luck. ...Read more
I have a cyst on both sides of my groin they are not that big but are a little red and sore I don't know what to do to get them to go?
Infection?: See your doctor you need an evaluation and treatment. ...Read more
When I walk I feel soreness and minor pain around my groin area, usually when walking or when laying down a certain way. What can it be?
Groin pain: Could be a multitude of things. May be pelvic in origin. Can be associated with local problem like lymph node swelling and hernia. May be musculoskeletal including but not limited to the hip joint. Most causes are benign and self limiting. If it is worsening or present for greater than 4-6 weeks I would have it checked out by you primary care provider. ...Read more
I used to inject into my groin area but haven't for years. I just noticed that the wound has started bleeding and it's sore. What should I do?
See your MD asap: 43 year old lady with a concern about bleeding and soreness at an injection site in the groin. Unclear what injected. I would recommend you visit your physician for a full exam as soon as possible. If you have a chronic wound that has not healed and it is bleeding and painful, you may have redness and other signs of infection as well. Please visit your MD in person as soon as possible. Good luck. ...Read more
My right groin area has a minor lump that I can see and feel, which is sore to the touch. It's been sore for alittle while now but I haven't noticed?
Groin lump: This could be so many things. Te only way to diagnose it is through clinical evaluation. You need to make an appointment and be seen by your doctor. ...Read more