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Suggest remedies for a lump in the groin area

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I just discovered I have a lightly sensitive lump close to the service of my skin in the right groin area of my genitals. it is the size of a pinto bean. What is it?
Thu, 10 May 2018 in Lump
 
 
Answered by Dr. T Chandrakant 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
Cyst or a lymph node

Detailed Answer:
Hi.
Thanks for your query.
Noted the history and understood the concerns.
Pinto bean sized lump in right groin that is slightly sensitive can be due to the following reasons.
Infected cyst: can be moved with skin.
Can be a small lymph node: very slightly XXXXXXX
Rare possibility of a hernia: Please see if this is expansile on coughing and reduces on pressure.
Please check for the sign and give feedback.
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