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22 Oct 2009

Swollen groin lymph on the left side
hey doc

I have a swollen groin lymph node on the left side. It is rather painfull to the touch. What could be the cause of the swelling?
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CyberDoc
cyberdoc

01 Jan 0001

Hallo Zee
Look if you have a bite mark on your leg somewhere - this could be due to something like a tick bite/injury/infection on the leg or an infection in the genital area. You may need antibiotics so rather let a doctor have a look.
Dr Bets
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