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I have a lump on my inner thigh. I have had it for nearly four weeks now, but recently I am concerned it may have gotten worse. The lump is about the size of a fingernail. It has always been sensitive to the touch since I first noticed it, but now it is especially sensitive. I do not need to be doing anything to feel a slight burning sensation from it now, and the top layer of the skin of the lump peeled off last night. It has not yet leaked any fluids. These two links are images of the lump as taken this evening. It should be noted that this lump formed along what I believe to be a stretch line. I had a similar lump prior to this one, on my other thigh in the same region (inner, near groin) but that one disappeared before long.
imgur.com/1u7L8Wy
imgur.com/K4hKNi6


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replied September 22nd, 2019
Skin Answer A65257
Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

I read your question and I understand your concern.
Its boil. Just take topical antibiotic like mupirocin or fusidic acid and check the response. If the problem persists then go for ultrasound of the region.
I hope it helps. Stay in touch with your healthcare provider for further guidance as our answers are just for education and counselling purposes and cannot be an alternative to actual visit to a doctor.
Take care
Khan


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