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I have a swollen gland right in the crease of the thigh and vagina. No lumps or bumps no redness. No pain. Just slightly swollen.

I have a swollen gland right in the crease of the thigh and vagina. No lumps or bumps no redness. No pain. Just slightly swollen.

Enlarged lymph node: This may be from an infection or inflammation. If the gland stays enlarged for weeks or gets larger, get it checked out by your doctor. ...Read more

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What causes a swollen gland in the area where the pelvis and leg connect? On the left side.

What causes a swollen gland in the area where the pelvis and leg connect? On the left side.

May need examiantion: It seems like you are referring to your Groin area where lymph nodes are normally situated. If there is any infection or inflammation in the leg or lower abdomen, these nodes can enlarge temporarily. If the welling is progressive and does not settle down in 2-3 weeks, you need to see your doctor for a medical examination. ...Read more

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My 3 yo girl had a sore on her leg which didn't heal properly and she now has a swollen gland which is very painful. How can I help her?

My 3 yo girl had a sore on her leg which didn't heal properly and she now has a swollen gland which is very painful. How can I help her?

Take her to the Dr: Poor thing! It sounds like she may have either lymphadenitis (swollen tender lymph node) or possible an abscess. Either way, she should be examined by a physician soon. Hope she feels better! ...Read more

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I have a weird rash on my left leg as well as a swollen groin gland, what could it be and should I see a doctor?

I have a weird rash on my left leg as well as a swollen groin gland, what could it be and should I see a doctor?

See doctor: The swollen gland could indicate infection so most probably from the rash. Need to get it seen by a doctor urgently ...Read more

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Tired, swollen glands, wieght loss and leg is bothering me, dr tells me im stressed, yes I am but come on now stress can't do all this need second opin?

Tired, swollen glands, wieght loss and leg is bothering me, dr tells me im stressed, yes I am but come on now stress can't do all this need second opin?

Depression: I understand your concern for your health.
Tiredness and weight loss are more likely due to depression which stress can cause or contribute.
For swollen glands and leg pain, please see a physician for diagnosis and treatment.. ...Read more

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I am experiencing swollen glands in my vaginal area in between my legs. I gave birth to my first child 2 weeks ago?

I am experiencing swollen glands in my vaginal area in between my legs. I gave birth to my first child 2 weeks ago?

Evaluation: It is not entirely clear what is swollen. If you are feeling swollen lymph nodes then this should be evaluated by your Obgyn. Have your doctor do a pelvic exam to make sure all is healing normally ...Read more

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I have swollen glands in my groin, both sides. They seem mobile and soft. I had cellulitis in one leg 1 month ago. I have flea bites in both legs.

Lymph glands: Glands in the groin are used to help infections in the legs/feet. They may also get infected. If it persists, see your doctor ...Read more

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Had csection monday and 2days ago noticed a lump under arm pit (swollen glands)milk glands? Also swolling in groin area and I have swelling feet, legs.

Had csection monday and 2days ago noticed a lump under arm pit (swollen glands)milk glands? Also swolling in groin area and I have swelling feet, legs.

Get checked: Swollen armpit could be milk starting to form some of breast tissue actually extends into axilla if feet swelling does not improve with elevation of the feet get checked. ...Read more

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I have non-itchy red spots on arms and legs, a couple on belly and side of torso. No fever. Fatigue, slightly swollen neck gland, back and head ache.

I have non-itchy red spots on arms and legs, a couple on belly and side of torso. No fever. Fatigue, slightly swollen neck gland, back and head ache.

Diagnosis uncertain: These lesions need to be visualized & a history needs to be obtained in order to make an accurate diagnosis. Sometimes lab testing or biopsy is necessary. ...Read more

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Itchy feet and legs at night and persistent chest infection what is this? Depression and feeling of illness and swollen glands

Itchy feet and legs at night and persistent chest infection what is this? Depression and feeling of illness and swollen glands

More info and see MD: Itchy skin may be associated with dry skin--happens moreso in winter or in people who swim a lot in pools. Persistent chest infection-external or internal--pneumonia or skin infection.
depression should be addressed with your physician.
swollen glands may be associated with a viral process, infection or an oncologic issue. Do you have fevers or recent infection and which glands are swollen? ...Read more

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I have night sweats, swollen glands, itchy swollen legs, fatigue, and anemia.

See your doctor: The constellation of symptoms you are giving warrants further investigation and you shouldn't ignore them. The differential diagnosis is wide. ...Read more

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Hello. I have a swollen gland inside my left thigh which is very painful when I walk. What can I do?

Hello. I have a swollen gland inside my left thigh which is very painful when I walk. What can I do?

See a physician: The first thing you should do is see a physician. What you call a swollen gland may actually be an abcess that needs drainage. Depending on the location it also may be a hernia. It needs to be looked at by a health care professional. ...Read more

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The tip of my penis is red and sometimes it gets flaky skin around the lips and my lymph gland on the right in my thigh are swollen what could this be?

The tip of my penis is red and sometimes it gets flaky skin around the lips and my lymph gland on the right in my thigh are swollen what could this be?

Go to your doctor: Go see your doctor for an appropriate physical exam and history. He may run some tests as well. That is the only way to know for sure. ...Read more

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Have fever for 15 days with headache back pain calf pain and swollen glands what are the cause?

Have fever for 15 days with headache back pain calf pain and swollen glands what are the cause?

Probably virus: Myalgias are pains in your muscles that occur when you are fighting an infection. With a fever, swollen glands and myalgias, it sounds like you have a virus. This could be influenza, mononucleosis, or any number of viruses. But 15 days is a long time, so you need to see a doctor! There are other inflammatory diseases that can cause these symptoms. ...Read more

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I had surgery 10 days ago. I had skin graft from hip and it was placed on foot. Its a large section of heel. Could this cause swollen glands in neck?

I had surgery 10 days ago. I had skin graft from hip and it was placed on foot. Its a large section of heel. Could this cause swollen glands in neck?

No: A skin graft to heel taken from hip places the surgery below the umbilical area where nodes to groin in rare instances may show enlargement. I suspect this is a free split thickness graft that requires immobilization of leg and foot to keep graft in place until healing occurrs. Glands in neck as a response to surgery would only be associated with surgery of the H&N. ...Read more

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Can sle cause multiple glands to painfully swell up? (neck, legs, armpit, private area) if so, is it causing perm damage? If not, what could it be?

Can sle cause multiple glands to painfully swell up? (neck, legs, armpit, private area) if so, is it causing perm damage? If not, what could it be?

Yes: Lupus is difficult to manage, and if several lymph node groups have become enlarged at one time, lupus lymphadenopathy is one of several entities that your physician willl consider. I wish you both luck as you cope with this challenging illness. ...Read more

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My gf has swollen gland above elbow crease and one in neck. Both very painful and tender to touch, quite firm but can push them in. Left side of body?

My gf has swollen gland above elbow crease and one in neck. Both very painful and tender to touch, quite firm but can push them in. Left side of body?

The most common: Cause of lymph node swelling is infection. Glandular fever (mononucleosis) is a common cause of swollen lymph nodes in adolescence & early adulthood. It often causes fever, sore throat, swollen tonsils and debilitating fatigue. If your GF is feeling particular bad, she should see her GP. Glandular fever can be diagnosed with a simple blood test. Dr. Anne ...Read more

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I have seen many dr. An ruled out all pain but hot red swollen crease of my leg an Libya. Been 2 years an I can't sit, stand, walk much. My muscles a?

I have seen many dr. An ruled out all pain but hot red swollen crease of my leg an Libya. Been 2 years an I can't sit, stand, walk much. My muscles a?

VisualDX: Hi, it’s hard to say without a picture but there is a great app that may be able to help you get a diagnosis without being seen in person by a dermatologist. The app is called VisualDX and is one of the best, if not the best out there. Many clinicians, including myself, use it. Just snap a photo and it gives you a list of possible diagnoses. Good luck! ...Read more

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I have a large swollen painful bump on my butt cheek it's in the crease of the bottom of my rear and leg I can't sit have any idea what it might be?

I have a large swollen painful bump on my butt cheek it's in the crease of the bottom of my rear and leg I can't sit have any idea what it might be?

Possible abcess: Sounds like you may have developed an abcess (a collection of pus/infection) in that area. If this is the case, you need tobee seen by a medical professional who can see if the pus needs to be drained out and possibly antibiotics. This should not get put off as these things can get very bad and the infection can spread, including into your body. ...Read more

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Yes, I do feel swollen in left groin&on lt hip. Constant dull ache in lt hip with swollen upper left thigh below leg crease not sure if this is nodes! : (?

Yes, I do feel swollen in left groin&on lt hip. Constant dull ache in lt hip with swollen upper left thigh below leg crease not sure if this is nodes! : (?

Get checked: Unexplained leg swelling should be evaluated by a healthcare professional, to rule out deep vein thrombosis. Impaired lymph node drainage, and possibly even a hernia, are other possibilities. ...Read more

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I have a swollen, painful, tender bump about the size of a nickel in the crease of my inner leg/groin area. Should I see a doctor about it?

I have a swollen, painful, tender bump about the size of a nickel in the crease of my inner leg/groin area. Should I see a doctor about it?

Yes: Does not sound like an emergency, but a noticeable and uncomfortable change in yourself should be examined with your doctor. This could be an inflamed lymph node that may resolve in a few weeks or could be something else like a hernia. Concerning changes should be evaluated by your doctor. ...Read more

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4-5 tiny bumps in crease between butt/thigh and vagina. DO NOT inch or burn. Do not grow or multiply. Been 2 weeks. Cysts? Clogged glands? STD?

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4-5 tiny bumps in crease between butt/thigh and vagina. DO NOT inch or burn. Do not grow or multiply. Been 2 weeks. Cysts? Clogged glands? STD?

Here are some…: The surest way to help you is to seek professional evaluation and counseling timely - right at the time of seeing such lesions. Although online chat is convenient, oftentimes, it's still like a guessing game, which may Inadvertently incite more anxiety and confusion than help., collect & bring the symptoms & signs with their sequence of events to Dr. For analysis, exam, and possible test. ...Read more

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I have swollen lumps in my groin area, in both sides of my inner thigh crease. It hurts when I move or touch them, they aren't discolored. Help?

Groin lumps: Hello ~ this sounds like painful inguinal lymphadenopthy and you should make an appt and see your doc so he can examine you and do a few tests because there are many different causes and only an exam can exclude the less important causes and offer treatment thanks ...Read more

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My area in the right side crease where our thigh meets (on back side).I have 1 small lump may be a swollen muscle? Its only on right side.

My area in the right side crease where our thigh meets (on back side).I have 1 small lump may be a swollen muscle? Its only on right side.

It can be lipoma: I am not sure exactly what it is. If only one side, it can be lipoma. Suggest that you talk to your doctor so that he/she can take a look. ...Read more