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Dark spot near genitals, appears like a bruise, soft to touch, tiny circle around it. Causes?

I really don t feel comfortable telling my parents this, and I don t know if you could tell me the answer to this problem, but. I don t know if I got bit by a fly maybe, or something else I don t even know if it s a bite, but I have it near my genitals, not on them, but near them and it s very black, almost like a bruise , but the weird thing is, If I feel it or push it or squeeze it. It feels very soft, softer than my skin, if I push it in, it sinks in, and if I squeeze it I get this sharp pain, almost as if I m getting stabbed in that area. Also, I forgot to mention that in the middle of that dark soft spot, there s a very tiny circle around that dark spot. please tell me what this could be! I am really afraid, and I hope I don t have a disease or anything
Asked On : Tue, 28 Aug 2012
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Pediatrician 's  Response
thanks for your query.
you have not mention your age,i will advise you not to feel shy about to your parents about it,take medical advise for the meantime i advise you to maintain proper cleanliness of area,do not press or squeeze the affected area as it may precipitate the problem.
You will be fine,
God bless.
Answered: Thu, 3 Jan 2013
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Pediatrician Dr. Rajiv K Khandelwal's  Response

Thank you for your query. Sorry for responding to it so late.

You have not mentioned your age and whether you are sexually active. Without having a look at the spot that you are describing it is very difficult for me to give an opinion. I suggest that you see your doctor who shall examine and guide you appropriately.

I hope I have responded to your query to your satisfaction.

Wishing you all the best.


Answered: Wed, 2 Jan 2013
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