I have a lump or knot right side of groin

Patient : I have a lump or knot right side of groin area that is bruised colored and is around 1 inch long and about half inch wide. I cant get fingers all the way under it like a boil. Is sore from elastic of underwear rubbing on it and some skin has opened up. Not sure what it is if anyone can please help me. It started about a week ago and has enlarged since to the current size i mentioned earlier
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