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i have a lump at the top of my thigh close to my groin, feels

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i have a lump at the top of my thigh close to my groin, feels like its just under the skin and roughly the size of a grape but longer. its tender to touch and the area around it is red, most of my upper thigh
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 2 years ago.
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it sounds like an infected hair follicle or an infected cyst like an infected sebaceous cyst under the skin.

JACUSTOMER-r2u7w2sm- :

ok shall i leave it and it will go away or do i need medication?

Dr. David :

hard to know if it will get better on its own.

Dr. David :

you can try warm compresses on it.

JACUSTOMER-r2u7w2sm- :

whats that?

Dr. David :

it could be an infected hair follicle or an infected cyst like an infected sebaceous cyst

JACUSTOMER-r2u7w2sm- :

ok i will leave it for a week or so and see if it goes away

Dr. David :

that is a good idea.

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