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hard lump appeared overnight
A female asked:
33 years experience Occupational Medicine
Ganglion Cyst: Most likely it is a cyst which is caused by excessive fluid from your wrist pushing out against the joint capsule. The cause of fluid is repeated move ... Read More
36 years experience Family Medicine
Ganglion Cyst L: Ganglion Cysts are caused by repetitive trauma - most likely the wt. lifting. These cysts can be painful but are not cancerous. Initial treatment is ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
30 years experience Geriatrics
Abscess vs cyst: You may be describing sebaceous cyst, ingrown hair or even an abscess (pus pocket). Best to see your Family Doc for examination, diagnosis & treat ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
22 years experience Family Medicine
Ganglion cyst: Without seeing the lump, the possibilities are many but it could be a ganglion cyst. Check with your doctor.
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Urgent Care: my advise is to check with urgent care.
A 27-year-old female asked:
23 years experience Internal Medicine
Bacteria on skin: In some cases, scratching an itchy rash, insect bite or other skin irritation can cause a skin break.Sometimes this allows, the normal bacteria on our ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
22 years experience Podiatry
Many possibilities: Some causes of “raised bumps” may include soft tissue masses, ganglions, fibromas, inflamed lymph nodes, and cysts. Have the area evaluated by a prof ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Possible lymph node?: This could be a lymph node or infected hair follicle. Possible cyst. An exam is needed.
A 45-year-old member asked:
57 years experience Endocrinology
Hard dark lump: Coal? Clot? Angioma? Show to Dr or send pictures when we do 2nd opinion.
A 47-year-old female asked:
34 years experience Child Psychiatry
Common: Superficial thrombophlebitis is an inflammation of a vein just below the surface of the skin, which results from a blood clot. This condition may occu ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
29 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Varies: There are a number of possibilities, some quite normal but i would encourage you to be checked if you have any concern. One example of a relatively n ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
25 years experience Psychiatry
Rather than guessing: From a description - i think you would receive a more accurate assessment from a dermatological evaluation.
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