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Dr. David Schleimer
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Swelling (Definition)

Swelling is the enlargement of organs, skin, or other body parts. It is caused by a buildup of fluid in the tissues. The extra fluid can lead to a rapid increase in weight over a short period of time (days to weeks). Swelling can occur all over the body (generalized) or only in one part ...Read more


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Brief sensation of warmth (lasts maybe a second)r lower abdomen just above groin. Has been happening for the past several hrs, comes and goes) Hx: 56yo w female. Chronic low back pain, mild but lately it's been fairly constant. Swelling r knew and pain (

Brief sensation of warmth (lasts maybe a second)r lower abdomen just above groin. Has been happening for the past several hrs, comes and goes) Hx: 56yo w female. Chronic low back pain,  mild but lately it's been fairly constant. Swelling r knew and pain (

Maybe diverticulitis: There could be a lot of reasons for this but the first one I think it was the reticulitis. It would be best for you to see your physician and get this clarified. There are other conditions that can cause, discomfort. It may be a simple issue but it needs to be evaluated. ...Read more

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Rower-hipflexor/groin/lowerback/upper glute pain.Swelling in groin area. Clicking sometimes.Have been resting for a week&icing but still in pain?

Rower-hipflexor/groin/lowerback/upper glute pain.Swelling in groin area. Clicking sometimes.Have been resting for a week&icing but still in pain?

Sacroiliac joint: A loose and subluxing sacroiliac joint (sij) of the pelvis can pop, cause sciatica, and pain that radiates to the low back, hip, and groin. Rowing, mopping, lifting while twisting, making beds, etc. Arouses painful ligament stretch of the sij; as does having sex in the missionary position. Any young female with this pain pattern should study the brighton criteria for joint hypermobility syndrome. ...Read more

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Swelling and growling around groin area?

Swelling and growling around groin area?

Hernia?: An exam can tell this for sure. Infection or swollen lymph node can occur in the groin, but a loop of bowel in the groin can cause a growling noise ...Read more

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Swelling on right side of groin in pubic area?

Swelling on right side  of groin in pubic area?

Evaluation Needed: It could be anything from kidney stones to tumors to infection so an evaluation is needed. ...Read more

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Swelling in the groin area after an angiogram, normal?

Swelling in the groin area after an angiogram, normal?

No: Groin swelling after an angiogram suggests that the blood vessel in the groin through which a catheter was passed to perform the angiogram had not been adequately sealed by long enough pressure over the needle hole in the blood vessel after the catheter was removed. The swelling represents bleeding in the groin from the puncture site in the blood vessel used fro the angiogram. ...Read more

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Pain in lower groin area on a male ? Swelling and brused from injury, what can I do for it?

Consult your Doctor: You have a swelling, a bruise and pain.You need to consult your doctor to make syre there is nothing serious going on.Meanwhile if you have no vomiting, you can take tylenol (acetaminophen) or Motrin for pain. ...Read more

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Swelling and pain in the right side groin area . Swelling is forming in the shape of a sausage . This started after an angiogram ?

Swelling and pain in the right side groin area . Swelling is forming in the shape of a sausage . This started after an angiogram ?

Hematoma: This most likely represents a collection of blood which oozed into the fatty tissue of the groin after the procedure. This will usually resolve and return to normal over a few weeks. If enlarging or associated with significant pain, you should see your doctor and an ultrasound should be performed. ...Read more

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I have swelling in my groin area aqnd pain when i raise my leg .the pain is in the top of my leg ...reckon what this is?

I have swelling in my groin area aqnd pain when i raise my leg .the pain is in the top of my leg ...reckon what this is?

Hernia: The swelling in the groin can be an inguinal hernia, and the pain may increase with any movement or any heavy lifting or bending. Hernia can become very painful suddenly as the intestinal wall gets 'trapped", and that should be evaluated immediately. Avoiding heavy lifting may prevent this. Hernias typically are repaired surgically. ...Read more

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I have had some swelling in my groin area for about two days. I have not felt any pain and was wondering if I should see a doctor now.

I have had some swelling in my groin area for about two days.  I have not felt any pain and was wondering if I should see a doctor now.

Yes: Make appointment with your primary care provider to determine the nature of the swelling and manage it appropriately depending on the cause, Some swellings may be related to infection in the groin area. ...Read more

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"severe" hidradentis suppurativa odor, lesions, swelling, pain, immobile, draining both armpits, buttocks groin area age19 no social life please help?

"severe" hidradentis suppurativa odor, lesions, swelling, pain, immobile, draining both armpits, buttocks groin area age19 no social life please help?

See a doctor: First treatment may be a trial of antibiotics. The only complete treatment I am aware of is plastic surgery to deeply surgically remove the affected areas with possible skin grafts or primary closure. ...Read more

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Swelling of right groin area, very painful to press on lower right abdomen, dull pain right lower back (flank)?

Swelling of right groin area, very painful to press on lower right abdomen, dull pain right lower back (flank)?

Groin pain: It's not only men who get hernias, women do also. Please see your doc about this POSSIBILITY. I see that you have endometriosis. Your symptoms may be related to that also. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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Can a hair bump in groin area caus lymph node swelling in upper right groin area?

Can a hair bump in groin area caus lymph node swelling  in upper right groin area?

Yes: Lymph nodes in the right groin area are associated with your legs and genital area. Any type of inflammation or infection in those areas can cause your groin lymph nodes to swell. If you have an ingrown hair bump in your groin that is inflamed, it could be the cause. Other causes can include a sexually transmitted disease or even cancer. See a health provider to be sure. ...Read more

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Can a hit or waxing done with trimming machine in the groin area, cause swelling of lymph nodes in that region?

Can a hit or waxing done with trimming machine in the groin area, cause swelling of lymph nodes in that region?

Possibly: 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

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I have sores on my thighs and groin area from them rubbing together and sweating, what can I do to take away the swelling and pain?

I have sores on my thighs and groin area from them rubbing together and sweating, what can I do to take away the swelling and pain?

Intertrigo: Intertrigo (intertriginous dermatitis) is an inflammatory condition of skin folds, induced or aggravated by heat, moisture, maceration, friction, and lack of air circulation. Intertrigo frequently is worsened or colonized by infection, which most commonly is candidal but also may be bacterial, fungal, or viral. Treatment is with a mild cortisone cream plus an antifungal cream. I prescribe vytone. ...Read more

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I'm in big pain since 2 yr have Viginal itch infection now it's worst have itching swelling and spread other part of area between thigh and groin area?

I'm in big pain since 2 yr have Viginal itch infection now it's worst have itching swelling and spread other part of area between thigh and groin area?

Vaginal itch: This spreading vaginal itch may well be due to an extensive yeast infection requiring antiyeast creams to the affected areas and vaginal antiyeast suppositories. The infection can be caused by diabetes,chronic heat and moisture and can be gotten from your partner or be transmitted to him. Get checked by your physician or gynecologist. ...Read more

Groin (Definition)

The region or crease between ...Read more