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I found a lump under my buttock towards the back top of my

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I found a lump under my buttock towards the back top of my left leg which when I touch it hurts. It's scary. I am worried about this size is not quite a ping-pong ball much more smaller
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Gehring replied 1 year ago.

Hi there,

I am Dr. Hoellering and pleased to hopefully take your worries away. Cancer doesn't hurt in the beginning, therefore this lump should be something else. When it hurts it might be an infection, a developing abscess. Can you see a reddening in the lump's area?