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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

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I have a painful quarter size lump upper inner thigh for over a week what can this be? This is on my left side.

I have a painful quarter size lump upper inner thigh for over a week what can this be? This is on my left side.

Lymph node: There are a number if possibilities and I would not hesitate to be seen. One of the more common causes is a swollen lymph node. The lymph system acts as a filter system and there is a chain that runs up the inner thigh. When an induvidual node gets enlarged, of the related to infection somewhere, it will become enlarged and tender. Don't hesitate to be seen. ...Read more

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Hi. I have a painful hard lump on top inner thigh.whaT could it be? Im also tired alot &last couple of days my skin has been sore to touch on stomach

Hi. I have a painful hard lump on top inner thigh.whaT could it be? Im also tired alot &last couple of days my skin has been sore to touch on stomach

Thigh lump sore abd: If red tender could be infection and should be drained or given antibiotics if small if just hard and not red could be lympn node representing infection in vaginal area /anus Do you have a vaginal discharge any diarrhea/ Would go to doctor /urgent care today need U/A to rule out UTI and likely pelvic exam to check for pain PID and possibly ultrasound to check pelvic /uterine ovarian condition ...Read more

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He has a very painful swollen lump between his upper inner thigh and his private area . it's not a boil, it's reoccurring for years. what could it be?

He has a very painful swollen lump between his upper inner thigh and his private area . it's not a boil, it's reoccurring for years. what could it be?

Inguinal lump: Who is the patient , How old is he? It could be infected hair follicle, sweat gland or lymph glands. If it is a recurring problem, have a health professional look at it when it is active to get the right guidance for treatment. ...Read more

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A hard lump just started developing on my inner thigh. I can't pop it. Its very painful though. What could it be?

A hard lump just started developing on my inner thigh. I can't pop it. Its very painful though. What could it be?

Thigh lesion: You most likely have an inflamed epidermoid cyst or an abscess on your thigh. The epidermoid cyst needs to be surgically removed including the capsule or it will grow back. An abscess needs to be drained and you need to be placed on antibiotics. See you local dermatologist for treatment. ...Read more

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I have a hard lump under my skin in inner thigh, it's painful it appears and disappears. I have not noticed what triggers it to appear or vise versa.

I have a hard lump under my skin in inner thigh, it's painful it appears and disappears. I have not noticed what triggers it to appear or vise versa.

Cyst or lymph node: It is possible to be a simple sebaceous cyst under the skin or, depending on location , a lymph node. It looks like it is not associated with any other skin lesions at all or rashes . I think it would be best to see your physician for this when it actually happens, for a better evaluation. ...Read more