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I get these painful lumps that get filled with puss on my lower outside area of my vagina or in the fold between my upper inner thigh and vagina?

I get these painful lumps that get filled with puss on my lower outside area of my vagina or in the fold between my upper inner thigh and vagina?

See your doctor: These are infection or abscesses that may need to be treated with antibiotics. The doctor will also need to work you up to see why yo are getting so many of these abscesses. ...Read more

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What cause painful pinkish inner/dark red edges patch with a pea size lump underneath it? Located on the lower inner right thigh close to knee.

What cause painful pinkish inner/dark red edges patch with a pea size lump underneath it?  Located on the lower inner right thigh close to knee.

Shingles?: Without being able to look at it, i would hesitate to attempt a diagnosis. That being said, if it is painful, and has a "blister" look about it, it could be shingles, which can be treated. Get it looked at soon as getting on the antivirals for it sooner would give a better outcome. If, of course, it is shingles. ...Read more

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Painless lump on my lower thigh. Should i get it checked out?

Painless lump on my lower thigh. Should i get it checked out?

See your doctor: Symptoms like these are best deterimed by a thorough evaluation by your physician. Based on his/her findings, a treatment plan can be developed to help you. ...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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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

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I have a couple of lumps on my inner thighs what can it be and it has gotten bigger but not painful?

Lipoma or cysts: Most likely it's benign lipomas or cysts. If not painful or bothersome, leave them alone. If they grow like doubling in size in a matter of months or if causing discomort, you should have them examined and consider having them removed surgically. ...Read more