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For one day I have Painful swollen glands in my groin on both sides a total of 3. I'm 36 year old female with a history of medical illnesses and o?

For one day I have Painful swollen glands in my groin on both sides a total of 3. I'm 36 year old female with a history of medical illnesses and o?

Could be an STI: Some people get swollen glands all over when they have a cold. If you do not have a cold and are sexually active, swollen glands can be a sign of a sexually transmitted infection (STI). It may be best to get tested for STIs. ...Read more

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I have swollen glands in my r groin, l nipple and back of my neck near my occipital bone. All areas are painful and sensitive. Could it be from general liver detoxing?

I have swollen glands in my r groin, l nipple and back of my neck near my occipital bone. All areas are painful and sensitive. Could it be from general liver detoxing?

No.: There is no such thing as "general liver detoxing" that would cause any symptoms. Multiple swollen, tender glands sounds more like an infection. See your doctor if it persists. ...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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What causes my swollen, hard, and painful gland on the left side of the groin?

What causes my swollen, hard, and painful gland on the left side of the groin?

A Hernia: If the swelling disappears when you lie down and massage it, it may be a hernia. May require simple surgery if painful. If not need to be evaluated by your doctor. ...Read more

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Help! Could swollen inguinal groin glands kill you?

No: At worst, they could be swelling from malignant lymphoma, plague, or some other serious illness. If this is the case, it will be obvious that it is not normal lymph node swelling. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have swollen groin glands with hemmorhoids?

Is it normal to have swollen groin glands with hemmorhoids?

Exam or colonoscopy: Many people present with "piles" and this can actually be the issue or one of many other problems that your doctor can help
there are dietary, behavioral, hygiene modifications as well as procedures that can help with these common problems.
Both constipation and diarrhea can lead to this condition as well it is best if you consult with a general or colorectal surgeon to help with this matter. ...Read more

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Amoxicillin can cause swollen armpit and groin glands? Why? Dangerous?

Amoxicillin can cause swollen armpit and groin glands? Why? Dangerous?

Amoxicillin: This benign antibiotic is not likely to produce changes beyond allergic reactions. Something else is gong on here and you need to allow your doctor to diagnose and manage. Good luck. ...Read more

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Hi, I'm not HIV positive but my glands in my neck and groin are swollen what should I do?

Hi, I'm not HIV positive but my glands in my neck and groin are swollen what should I do?

Swollen lymph glands: The list of things which can cause swollen lymph glands is long but can be broken down into three big categories: infection, inflammation, and tumors. All of these need to be evaluated promptly by a doctor. Please see your primary care doctor asap so they can check you over thoroughly. ...Read more

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Swollen glands in groin?

Swollen glands in groin?

Common: This is often a benign finding, but if large and bulky or matted or progressively increasing in size or very firm or painful, may want to have these evaluated. ...Read more

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Can gingivitis cause swollen lymph glands in neck and groin?

Can gingivitis cause swollen lymph glands in neck and groin?

Yes and maybe...: Gingivitis will start a response in your immune system that would potentially involve lymph nodes in your neck. Oral infection does not however directly recruit lymph nodes in the groin area. While it's possible you have a systemic condition that is affecting both areas, it may be multiple problems at the same time. Brush & floss daily; see your dentist & your physician. ...Read more

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Regarding my 5yr old with high liver levels, her glands on neck are swollen and so is her the glands on her groin, wcc was 22 but is down back to 11?

Regarding my 5yr old with high liver levels, her glands on neck are swollen and so is her the glands on her groin, wcc was 22 but is down back to 11?

Helps a little: I answered your previous question about your daughter. Knowing glands are enlarged helps a little, makes me think more towards an acute infection mononucleosis, but still not enough information about her history and exam to really say much. Is there a reason her doctors aren't saying anything to you about what they think? They are really best situated to give you a full assessment of her condition ...Read more

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I just got over a yeast infection, now I have a swollen groin gland. What should I do?

I just got over a yeast infection, now I have a swollen groin gland. What should I do?

GET IT CHECKED: Yeast infections usually do not cause swollen glands in groin. You should get it checked as there may be a different cause of the swollen glands. ...Read more

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I have a swollen lymph gland in my groin. Thinking it was a pimple I squeezed it now it's painful and red and more swollen. Should I be worried?

Depends: Are you sexually active? If you are, you could have acquired a sexually transmitted infection. I urge you to see your doctor for an evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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I have blisters on the form of a straight line on the right side of my hip. They are turning black and are painful. Right groin gland is swollen.

I have blisters on the form of a straight line on the right side of my hip. They are turning black and are painful. Right groin gland is swollen.

Shingles: It sounds like a Picture of Shingles. Shingles is a viral disease --the adult chicken pox. It is due to varicella Zoster viral infection. Shingles is usually localized to one dermatome. antivirals like Acyclovir usually help. ...Read more

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I have lots of gallstones and swollen painful glands in armpit, groin and vargina could they all be related?? I've had theses symptoms for bout 6 yrs

I have lots of gallstones and swollen painful glands in armpit, groin and vargina could they all be related?? I've had theses symptoms for bout 6 yrs

Unrelated: Symptomatic gall stones, removal is preferred treatment, a low risk ambulatory procedure, if symptomatic could be observed due to patient choice. See your doctor to find out what is causing the other two problems and get treated ...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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Soft stool, swollen groin glands for a week then one episode of vomiting last night. What could this indicate? Do I have HIV?

Soft stool, swollen groin glands for a week then one episode of vomiting last night. What could this indicate? Do I have HIV?

Is there a reason?: For being concerned about HIV?? If so you should deal with this ASAP with your Primary Care Provider. NO!!!! it DOES NOT sound like HIV. Rather it sounds like symptoms of a local infection (groin nodes develop from infection in fungal disease feet ("Athlete's foot!!) or a systemic viral gastroenteritis!
Hope this helps!
Dr Z ...Read more

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Can a black nail cause swollen glands in the groin on one side? Smaller than a pea and not visible but you can feel it

Can a black nail cause swollen glands in the groin on one side? Smaller than a pea and not visible but you can feel it

Depends: From the information you provided, it is not clear what the "black nail" is. A possibility is melanoma and the enlarged node may indicate spread of the tumor. Please see a doctor at your earliest convenience to have it evaluated as it is not feasible to provide meaningful opinion without examining you. ...Read more

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I have swollen lymph gland in my groin region and I had it aftervhaving sex I had fever and then on my face a big boil its burst please pls help?

I have swollen lymph gland in my groin region and I had it aftervhaving sex I had fever and then on my face a big boil its burst please pls help?

Monitoring Centers: Lymphatic system absorbs/carries things too big to go into the arteries/veins like bacteria eaten by white cells/digested food. Lymph nodes "taste" the lymph everywhere for bad stuff 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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What causes swollen glands in groin and neck, changes in voice, fever and low appetite for over a week?

What causes swollen glands in groin and neck, changes in voice, fever and low appetite for over a week?

Seek healthcare: Symptoms such as this could be due to a viral infection. With these symptoms, seeing a doctor is important to evaluate for mono. ...Read more

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Groin tender to touch on 7 year old boy on one side. No lump or swollen gland. Very active and acting fine otherwise. Could it be a strain?

Groin tender to touch on 7 year old boy on one side. No lump or swollen gland. Very active and acting fine otherwise. Could it be a strain?

Hernia?: The child should be evaluated by a doctor for possible hernia in the near future. If the pain is testicular or scrotal, then he needs to be evaluated immediately for possible torsion of the testis. ...Read more

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I have a swollen gland at the right upper right/groin. Mild, low grade fever 100.5, controlled by tylenol (acetaminophen). Only been less than 24 hours. Infection?

I have a swollen gland at the right upper right/groin. Mild, low grade fever 100.5, controlled by tylenol (acetaminophen). Only been less than 24 hours. Infection?

Cannot diagnose: Without a full history and exam it is impossible to tell for certain, but it sounds like an infection. Have you been exposed to stds or have you had prostate issues or other known problems? If this persists and you are concerned, go and see your pcp. Good luck. ...Read more

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My son is 15 months old and about 2 months ago he had roseola w/swollen glands behind ear they are still there and one in groin. Is this common?

Yes: The glands will always be there but will usually peak in size within a week of the infection and slowly decrease in size over a 3-4 wks. If another process stimulates them they may not shrink completely. I rarely have to do anything with glands in these locations. ...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