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I have a nodule in the upper right side of groin. I have had

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an ultrasound which was inconclusive...
I have a nodule in the upper right side of groin. I have had an ultrasound which was inconclusive yesterday i had a ct scan It takes awhile to get the results. I have it about a month It is hurting at times especially when I do things like raking leaves etc. I am afraid it might be cancerous
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One nodule does not suggest cancer.
Cancer would have caused lot of nodules by now.
Also pain during raking suggests muscle strain related problem.
Yes the nodule is likely a swollen lymph node.
But that is very common in groin from viral infection or from friction.
I will not worry about cancer since you do not have any significant weight loss, or any other symptoms except for pain.
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