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Periodic front hip/ upper thigh (groin crease) pain w movement day after alcohol consumption. Causes?

Periodic front hip/ upper thigh (groin crease) pain w movement day after alcohol consumption. Causes?

Kidney stone: From the timing, it sounds like a kidney stone. There is some association between alcohol and kidney stones, though not conclusive, but the idea is that the increased urine output from alcohol causes dehydration, which promotes kidney stone formation. The hip/groin is the classic referred pain area for "renal colic", as it's called. ...Read more

Groin Pain (Definition)

Groin pain refers to discomfort in the area where the abdomen ends ...Read more


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Inner upper thigh/groin ache/burning pain. 4 days. Saw a Dr. Who Did not think it is dvt as I was worried. Could she have missed it in examination?

Inner upper thigh/groin ache/burning pain. 4 days. Saw a Dr. Who Did not think it is dvt as I was worried. Could she have missed it in examination?

Circulation issue: in DVT. If there is a clot on one side blocking all the veins coming back from all the leg, then all the circulation out from there would be blocked. There would be huge swelling. The test (doppler) is simple, not very expensive, nonpainful and non risky. cannot say in your particular case, but generally, it wouldnt likely be done. ...Read more

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Can wearing dansko clogs cause thigh and groin pain. I started on clogs 3 months ago, but this just started last week. Upper thigh is tender to touch?

Can wearing dansko clogs cause thigh and groin pain. I started on clogs 3 months ago, but this just started last week. Upper thigh is tender to touch?

Unlikely: I personally wear dansko clogs everyday and I do a lot of walking and standing. I have never experienced any pain in thigh or groin. If you are there may be some structural problem and you should at least see your primary care physician for evaluation. ...Read more

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Right sided groin pain radiating to my upper thigh, hurts really bad, 3 days late for period could it be ligament pains?

Could be or could be: Other causes , you should r/o pregnancy as ectopic sometiems could cause pain like that or an ovarian cyst or a hernia of the groin, you should see your gyn asap or the er for an exam blood work and an ultrasound to start out with. ...Read more

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Aching pain in left inside upper thigh and groin area. Sometimes radiates to left lower back area. No swelling.

Aching pain in left inside upper thigh and groin area.  Sometimes radiates to left lower back area.  No swelling.

Groin pain: Causes of groin pain include hernia, hip arthritis, tendonitis, nerve pain from spinal nerve impingement, inflamed lymph node, trauma, or pelvic organ inflammation. If it is radiating as you describe, you should have an exam by your doctor. ...Read more

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Help please i woke up with pain in my upper thigh by my groin. What to do about this?

May be hernia: Seek medical examination (ER) for femoral/Obturator ) Hernia. Easily diagnosed with CT or MRI ...Read more

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Can sacroiliac pain be in groin and upper thigh on both sides?

Yes but: Typically, this pain is localized in the posterior buttock region & can refer down to the upper back part of your thighs & sometimes into the groin but this could be hip joint pain if in groins & the front of your thighs. Other spinal regions that refer to the groin are the facet joints at l5-s1 & a high level disc problem like l1-2 level. If the pain is restricting your activities get evaluated. ...Read more

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I have a pimple on my upper thigh near the groin, its not painful if untouched.Today it has some white pus, what could it be and what causes it.

Abscess: Sounds like a simple boil or abscess- or skin infection. The most common cause is staph aureus- the treatment is warm compresses and drainage- rarely are antibiotics necessary unless the infection spreads. ...Read more

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Hello, I have a lump on my inner upper thigh near my groin. It is irregular in shape, hard, somewhat movable, deep (under fat), yet not painful Ideas?

Have it checked: This is something you'll want to have checked out. Hard irregular things growing under your skin need to be evaluated properly. See your doc for an exam and follow up testing. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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I have a hard quarter sized bump in my groin under the skin and seems to be connected to a bigger bump in my upper thigh about 3 inches away. Painful.

I have a hard quarter sized bump in my groin under the skin and seems to be connected to a bigger bump in my upper thigh about 3 inches away. Painful.

Abscess: It may be that you have a boil (abscess, carbuncle) in your thigh and a lymph node in your groin is enlarged in reaction to the infection. Use warm compresses (on for 30 minutes) every 2 to 4 hours, rest, and see your doctor or go to an UC today to see if you need antibiotics or to have the boil drained. If you have a fever over 100, increased redness or marked increase in pain or warmth, to ER. ...Read more

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Tightness in upper thigh near the groin when running ?

Tightness in upper thigh near the groin 
when running 
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Ans: Well better stop running for a while you need to do proper warm up exercises or you can do irrepairable injury. ...Read more

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I have a groin lymph node in my right side is it normal for my upper thigh all the way down to my knee to hurt?

I have a groin lymph node in my right side is it normal for my upper thigh all the way down to my knee to hurt?

Monitoring Centers: 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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56 year old man. Bad charlie horses in upper thigh near groin after a day of extra exertion. Drinks a lot of water so not dehydration. What can help?

56 year old man. Bad charlie horses in upper thigh near groin after a day of extra exertion. Drinks a lot of water so not dehydration. What can help?

Charley horse: This is what my parents called the crampy pains the day after some heavy exertion/lifting. Drinking lots of water is a good idea to wash out any damaged muscle proteins. It will get better. Call your doctor for any change in the color of your urine or new muscle weakness ...Read more

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My husband has a pain on the left side upper thigh, right where his leg and abdomen meet, kind of in his groin area. It's sharp pains and he can hardly walk. It comes and goes but is really bad when he wakes up in the morning. He has no issues going to th

Get checked!: Severe pain is always scary! Sometimes it ends up being a temporary minor problem, other times it can be serious. Pain in that area could indicate a hernia. If there is pain with a hernia that may mean it is incarcerated (strangulated), which is serious. See a doc quickly. If the pain does not resolve promptly, worsens, he has fever, vomiting go to an ER! ...Read more

Groin (Definition)

The region or crease between ...Read more