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Hard painful lump between bottom left side of scrotum and

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Hard painful lump between bottom left side of scrotum and inner thigh. Have had on and off small lumps over the last month that went away on there on after a couple days. This on started out small and is now approximately 3 inches long and 1 inch wide. Hurts like heck. I am out of the country with limited medical. I am assuming it is some form of cyst. Is there any self care I can try to help it?
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Is it movable? Warm, tender? Any other symptom? Are you on any medication?

Customer: replied 6 years ago.

Yes it is movable. It appears to start at the skin and goes under about a 1/4". It is 3 inches long and 1 inch wides and very hard. It does feel hotter where it is on the left side than on the right side. It is very tender, it is right where I sit. I dont have any other symptoms.
I take Metformim, Cozaar and Lovastatine

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Thank you for the input.

The lump is likely to be due to an inflammed cyst or a lymph node( as it is very hard). There can be an infection. As it is growing in size, I think you should get it examined by doctor as you can need antibiotic to prevent its worsening. Meanwhile , you can apply warm moist compress over it. Analgesics with antiinflammatory actions like motrin or advil can be taken if there is no contraindication.

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