I've had a lump on my inner upper thigh

Patient : I've had a lump on my inner upper thigh for years, it hasn't changed. Should I be concerned? Can a lipoma occur in that spot?
Doctor :   Hello. Welcome to ask the doctor. As per details, There are following possibilities for your symptoms: 1 ) Acrochor don: these are also known as Skin tags. These are completely asymptomatic and can be removed by Radiofrequency machine. 2) Lipoma: it is fat containing swelling, asymptomatic, can be removed by excision. Visit your doctor so that he can examine you and give you a prescription accordingly. You can share my opinion with him. I hope it helps. Take care.

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