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Small Hard Lump On Thigh
Hi i've found a small, hard lump inside my thigh. Its close to my groin area. Its quite tender when i press down on it. Please help x?
Small, invisible, hard lump in thigh/groin area. light pain when pushed. occasional discomfort on its own. hernia? swollen lymph node? treatment?
Sometimes it: is difficult if not impossible to tell on physical exam alone whether an inguinal mass is an incarcerated hernia or an enlarged lymph node. Treatment is completely different for these conditions, so you need to see a doctor who can distinguish one from the other. Your doctor might even order an imaging test such as ultrasound. ...Read more
Small hard lump in cress if thigh? No pain, irritation, or anything. Why does this occur, I have no type of illness?
See a doctor: See a doctor and let them check you. ...Read more
My daughter who is 16 years old has a hard, small lump in her thigh, and you can't see it on the surface. It is not movable. She told me the lump has been there since she remembered. Is it risky?
Don't worry and less it grows: If it has been there a long time and it is not growing and it is less than 2 cm ( about an inch) then it's probably a benign growth that is very slow growing so don't worry if it does grow or if it is greater than 2 cm please see your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I noticed a small hard lump on my babys thigh a few weeks after vaccination, is it normal? im afraid that a vein/artery was hit. Please help, Thanks
Lump after VACCINE: This is not uncommon. The ideal of vaccines is to stimulate the immune system, so a bit of inflammation is actually a good thing. The lump that persists is likely a little bit of scarring in the subcutaneous tissue (think of how a skin scar feels a bit harder than the surrounding tissue). This may or may not go away over time, but is in no way dangerous or problematic. ...Read more
What is this smaller hard lump in my upper thighs that only hurts when applied pressure. it is very hard and has been there for a few weeks.
I have a small hard lump on my outer upper thigh that is close to the muscle/bone. It seemed to appear after excersizing. Has not grown in 3 weeks.
I have a very small lump on my thigh, it's squishy (but sometimes semi-hard) It's not noticeable (doesn't stick out); What could it possibly be?
I have a small lump on my thigh, smaller than an inch, its hard but doesn't hurt and hasn't grown. I've had it for about a year. Should I be worried?
Lump: it could be a number of things but probably none serious. Best thing to do is get it examined by a healthcare worker. ...Read more