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What Could Be Wrong A 7 Yr Old Boy Is In Pain Near His Groin A Hernia
Could be many things: Is pain persistent or intermittent? Any pain in other part of his belly, or his body? Any constipation or diarrhea? Any nausea or vomiting? Any relation to certain type of foods, or his stress level? Does the pain wake him up from sleep? Is he on any medications? Any other member of the family with same pain? Did he lose any weight? Answer to all them would help narrow the possibilities of cause. ...Read more
My 2 month old has an umbilical hernia and he seems to always be in pain from gas/tummy issues. Could the hernia be causing him pain?
My son is seven years old and is saying he has a dull pain on his left side . What could this be a result of?
Dozens of things: If this has been going on for a long time, if it's associated with fevers, nausea, vomiting, constipation, diarrhea, cough, difficulty breathing, or any other symptoms, see your doctor for diagnosis. If it's just an isolated pain and he's otherwise fine, he probably bruised himself or pulled a muscle, so watch and see if he gets better. ...Read more
Neuropathy: Diabetic neuropathy causes pain in feet (& other places) in patients with long-standing diabetes. Poor control is often but not always the case. Please discuss with your endocrinologist. If a diagnosis of neuropathy is established there are medications which might help with the pain. You should also be seeing a podiatrist on a regular basis. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
My 30 year old stepson has a knot behind his ribcage causing the rib to protrude but he is not having any pain? Is this an emergency situation?
No: Unless this is related to an injury or is painful or interfering with his breathing, he can schedule an appointment to see his doctor. All the best. ...Read more
I have a 7 yr old boy whos right testicle has gone missing is this common or something to worry about?
Needs confirmation: There are some kids whose testis will retract back up into the groin occasionally but it is not good if it stays there.Your dr needs to examine the boy & possibly do an ultrasound to locate the testicle. A urologist or surgeon may be needed to bring the testis down & keep it down.Undescended testis can impair fertility later & have higher cancer risk over a lifetime. ...Read more
I'm a 27 year old male i have this inflammation/dull pain in what appears to be my left spermatic cord. did a lot of tests, but nothing, advice?
Here are some...: Apparently you've suffered from chronic ache in left inguinal region, which may result from multiple causes such as inflammation as mentioned, or local irritation to nerve endings-chemical or physical- by disorders of local or regional muscles, joints, or nerves. To help define what may be, follow instructions in http://www.formefirst.com/eNewsletter06.html; thereby you gain insight on how to... ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I noticed a tender grape sized ball in my upper thigh area (near groin). I am a 19 year old female. Is it possible that this may be a femoral hernia?
Unlikely: If you can feel a distinct size, like a grape, it retains the same size no matter how you push on it , the chance of it being a hernia is remote.Most of these peanut to grape sized structures are benign lymph notes that are often noticed in the fold of the groin. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
For a 10 yr old boy with infection in right groin and severe swelling in only right leg what could it be?
What could it be when a 6 year old has frequent knee pain, behind the knees, where she is crying in pain?
My almost 6 year old is complaining of burning in her throat. Something coming up. She had reflux as an infant. Could this be reflux and shat can I do?
My ten year old son has groin lymph node swelling, pain and calcium in his testicles. What could be cause? We've been to dr a lot
My 1 year old has an inguinal lymph node in her right leg her pediatritian said is nothing to worry about and is common in nfants, should I be worried?
Common : Most infants will have lymph glands in either inguinal fold that measure about the size of a peanut. They are normal findings.On occasion they may double their size during a simple viral illness, after some vaccines or when a skin disturbance is located nearby. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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