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Could my groin lumps be a hernia?

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Dr. Ester Kwok
Internal Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: Maybe

A single groin lump could be a hernia; or it can be an enlarged lymph node, a tumor, or even an infection.
More than one lump in the same inguinal area (groin) is not likely to be an inguinal hernia. One's doctor can examine this/these and determine what it/they are.

In brief: Maybe

A single groin lump could be a hernia; or it can be an enlarged lymph node, a tumor, or even an infection.
More than one lump in the same inguinal area (groin) is not likely to be an inguinal hernia. One's doctor can examine this/these and determine what it/they are.
Dr. Ester Kwok
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Dr. Mark Pack
Surgery

In brief: Possible

Without a physical exam it is hard for me to answer this.
Lumps in the groin could definitely be hernia is. They can also be enlarged lymph nodes. See your doctor.

In brief: Possible

Without a physical exam it is hard for me to answer this.
Lumps in the groin could definitely be hernia is. They can also be enlarged lymph nodes. See your doctor.
Dr. Mark Pack
Dr. Mark Pack
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In brief: Yes

Could be hernia, swollen lymph glands, etc.
..Should check with your doc.

In brief: Yes

Could be hernia, swollen lymph glands, etc.
..Should check with your doc.
Dr. Andrew Siegel
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