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Painful Bump Near Groin
I have red bump and surrounding skin that is really painful on the groin pubic area. What is this? How do I make it go away? How do I treat it?
Inflammation: Could be inflamed sebaceous (oil) Gland or inflamed hair follicle- keep the area clean and try. Avoid shaving but if you must- please ensure using a clean razor each time. At times these may become bigger and could be a sign of an infection that needs antibiotics so make sure you see your provider if you develop fevers or if the bumps get bigger and more painful. ...Read more
I have a bump under the skin at the crease of my leg at my groin area that is very painful to touch?
I have a hard quarter sized bump in my groin under the skin and seems to be connected to a bigger bump in my upper thigh about 3 inches away. Painful.
Abscess: It may be that you have a boil (abscess, carbuncle) in your thigh and a lymph node in your groin is enlarged in reaction to the infection. Use warm compresses (on for 30 minutes) every 2 to 4 hours, rest, and see your doctor or go to an UC today to see if you need antibiotics or to have the boil drained. If you have a fever over 100, increased redness or marked increase in pain or warmth, to ER. ...Read more
What to do if I had this bump on my groin area, its itches and feel abit painful. after seeing doctor who prescribe me with ?
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I've had a small bump by my groin for a couple of months now.. I woke up today and that same bump was bigger and a bit painful. Herpes? Genital warts
Lymph node?: It may be a "lymph node" and a sign of infection. See a md when you can. ...Read more
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
Need more info: This is hard to answer without a physical exam. Please see your family physician asap. ...Read more