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I have pain in my Groin area, the inside of my thigh. Not my

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I have pain in my Groin area, the inside of my thigh. Not my testicle but very close. I can't tell if it is a UTI or something else. I have had blood clots in the past.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Urology
Expert:  Dr. SH replied 1 year ago.

Thank you for your question.
I am Dr. SH and will be helping you out with your concerns.
Can you please mention your age and gender?
Since how long are you having this problem?
Do you have any other medical problems?
Are you on any medications for anything currently?

Can you please let me know if you have any other symtoms like pain or burning in the urine? Fever?

Is the painful area sore to touch?
Please let me know.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
55 Male, Not painful to the touch but when I move after sitting for a while or lift my leg for any reason. no other symptoms, no fever. this has been going on for a week but seems to be getting worse in the last day or two. I take Benicar, Allapurinol, Prednisone, vitamin d and Flax seed oil.
Expert:  Dr. SH replied 1 year ago.

I would strongly recommend that you be seen in the emergency.

The reason why I say that is because this could indicate a stress fracture of the femur particularly since you are on prednisone which can cause weakening of your bones.

It could also be a condition called as avascular necrosis which is also something that can happen with prednisone.

I would strongly recommend that you be seen for this ASAP.

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