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Posted on Fri, 4 Aug 2017 in Skin Hair and Nails
Question: I have a lump in my groin area where my underwear rubs. My gyn thought it was a cyst and lanced it several weeks ago but it got no better. I saw her today and she said it looked like a sertoma at least I thought that is the word she used. She's sending me to a dermatologist. Did is misunderstand the word? I can't find any thing matching that word.
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Answered by Dr. Chobufo Ditah 1 hour later
Brief Answer:
Upload an image of this lump for the review, please!

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

It is difficult to corroborate what term she used. I will suggest that you please upload an image of this area for review. This way, I will provide further guidance on what the possible diagnostic term is.

To upload an image, simply click on the link to upload a file and follow the instructions. If this proves difficult, please send the image by mail to YYYY@YYYY and request that the image should be uploaded to your query.

I do promise to get back to you with more insights and helpful recommendations as soon as the requested information gets here.

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