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Swollen Lump Near Groin
Hard swollen lump on inner groin area? Noticed it the first time a couple days ago. It is getting bigger every day
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
I've had a lump on my groin for 2 months now. Started off in the flesh, very solid. And it's finally swollen and is now leakimg brown fluid. What is it and what do I do now?
Immediate exam: An infected lymph node (lymphadenitis) can be a very serious medical condition which must be seen, evaluated, cultured and treated: IMMEDIATELY- go too your local ER or UC clinic- 2 month is too long! ...Read more
I have a tender lump in my groin. It only hurts when I touch it and it is not red or swollen. What is it?
Lymph node: Most likely a swollen or inflamed/infected lymph node, usually indicative of systemic infection. Possibly a hernia- must be examined and treated ...Read more
I have a hard swollen lump on my inner groin what could it be? Cancer? Its getting bigger and just showed up thge other dsay
I have a swollen lymph node on left groin and a few lumps on my lower back I don t have health insurance and lumps on back cause pain.?
Go to emergency dept: You must have this looked at. It could be an infection or something else that is serious. If you don't have a doctor or clinic you can go to, then go to the emergency department at a local hospital. ...Read more
Right leg feels swollen but isnt, startd last night after 3mg melatonin. Have also two painful, sometimes oozy lumps either side of groin for few months?
Lumps: You need to see your primary doctor as soon as possible. Things should be OK. Please let me know what develops. ...Read more
Pain in groin sometimes a hard swollen lump that seems to go away when I lay down. Esp active durng menst. Tested for hernia + cyst/abscess.
Sound like a hernia: Hard lump that disappear when you lay down sound like a hernia a lymph node or a cyst does not disappear that fast the timing with the menses could make it related to ovary if persisted ask for a gynecologist to perform laproscopic procedure they can see if there is a hernia and fix it and have the chance to evaluate the abdomen and the pelvis ...Read more
Have large lump going from left buttock toward the groin has a red coloring and is painful and it seems to be growing larger extremely swollen around?
ER/UC NOW!!!: You have a deep gluteal infection- go directly- it may required surgical intervention. ...Read more
My guy has a painfully swollen testicle and now a lump has appeared in his groin area just above his penis. What's this sound like?
My husband found a "lump"swollen lymph node in the upper part of his leg. Right next the groin area. A few of the nodes feel swollen in that area.
Groin Lumps: Need to be diagnosed by your husband's doctor. Reasons for the lumps can various in seriousness but need to be determined. Please ask him to see his doc ASAP. Peace and good health. ...Read more
Why do I have a lump below the middle part of bicep & swollen groin lymph node? Appeared 4 & 3 weeks ago, no growth after 48hrs, red, &initially painful
Bicep and groin?: I don't know of any relationship between a bicep "lump" and a groin lymph node. This isn't a problem that can be assessed over the internet. See a physician. ...Read more
Hard lump where groin meets leg, I'm assuming swollen lymph node. Three days now no change. Concerning?
Inguinal adenopathy: Lymph nodes in the inguinal area are often enlarged because they are doing their job properly in that area of the body. If it persists, is enlarging, has a stony consistency or appears fixed to underlying tissues might then have your doctor take a look. Otherwise it will be likely to recede in time. ...Read more
I've noticed some swollen lymph nodes as well as a hard movable lump in my groin area with some pain in the hips. Any condition that would cause this?
Painful swollen lymph node (left side) groin 2 painful bumps, lumps, on vagina lip (left) and the entire left lip is swollen.?
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?
I have swollen lymph nodes in my neck a yeast infection and lumps in my groin that are painful and sometimes itchy I am currently on humira (adalimumab)?
See doc ASAP: Since Humira (adalimumab) may adversely impact your immune system, you need to see your doctor immediately since even a minor infection for others may become a life-threatening one for you. Don't wait another minute. ...Read more
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.
There is a red swollen lump with a hard base on one side above the pelvis which is somewhat chronic I guess what might this be?
Any kind of lump: That doesn't go away should be seen by your doctor and if it is on the skin likely needs a biopsy. ...Read more
I have a lump just above my penis, pelvis area. It's not swollen, it's underneath my skin, what could it be? Something serious? Been their for 1.5 week
Many things: The symptoms you describe could be anything from a clogged pore to an ingrown hair or enlarged lymph node. See your family doctor to make sure it is nothing serious! ...Read more
My right testicle is solid, including the veins coming from it which are swollen and appear as a lump on my pelvis. Left is 4 times smaller.
Testicles: Need to see a doctor as soon as possible, to rule out testicular cancer which is the most common cancer in male between the ages of 20-39. ...Read more
Hi there, I'm having lumps on my groin area and my armpits which produces pus and swell up and causes pain after a few days if I irritate them. What do you think it could be? This has been going on from when I was 16. I am 21 now. Thank you
Hidradenitis: What you describe is most suggestive of Hidradenitis suppurutiva which is a condition of recurrent skin infections usually from a bacteria called staph aureus. Treatment often consists of aggressive daily hygeine with antibacterial scrubs and potentially a nasal or oral antibiotic as well to reduce recurrence rates. A family doc, internist or dermatologist can diagnose and treat this condition. ...Read more
I have a few swollen bumps in my right side groin that haven't caused any pain (one bump has) and they haven't grown but I don't know what they are?
Lymph Nodes: You need to see your primary care provider for an exam. You might need an ultrasound and biopsy. ...Read more
Could be either: Best to let your pcp examine you and get some history. Then appropriate further evaluation or referral can be done. ...Read more
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
My 18 month old had a elevated white bump on his abd. Yesterday. Today it is in armpits, fingers, mouth and in the groin penis foreskin very swollen?
I have swollen lymph nodes in my neck, head, jaw, armpit and groin and I have a very small bump on testicle you can barely feel it. What do I have?
I have a extremely small bump on my testicle. I have swollen lymph nodes in my neck, jaw, groin and armpit. Do I have cancer I'm really worried?
Medical checkup reco: You need a medical examination to help you find out what all your symptoms are due to. The size of the lymph nodes matters in assessing seriousness of your condition. If the nodes are >1cm, get checked up right away and find out the cause. There are causes other than cancer which can lead to enlarged lymph nodes. ...Read more
Have had 2 swollen lymph nodes in my groin and small in throat~1month dr not worried perfect cbc now saw a red bump on tonsil/sore throat very scrd!!!
Simple vs serious: Our bodies always have things that grow and change. Skin, fat, muscle, lymph nodes, bones, can change shape, get larger, more prominent due to many factors. The vast majority are not cancer but simply unusual growths like fatty tumors, cysts, skin tags, moles, etc. Most cause no symptoms and can be watched. If they cause symptoms or change colors, bleed, bruise or hurt, then see your doctor. ...Read more