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i have a lump on the top of my foot

A 64-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Bowman
38 years experience Podiatry
Lump: Foot lumps can be many things from a ganglion cyst to tendonitis and many others. Was any trauma to it, did it come on quickly?
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
Can't tell : Without seeing...Should be checked out.

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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
A lump : Is not normal, nor is pain so it's a good reason to visit the foot doctor. You may have a ganglionic cyst which is a benign cyst filled with jelly lik ... Read More
Dr. Ronald Oberman
31 years experience Podiatry
See Podiatrist: Could be a number of things from a cyst or a spur or other problem. Have it checked out.
Dr. Alan Ettinger
49 years experience Podiatry
Ganglion : Get checked out. The lump needs to be evaluated. Ganglion's are common on the top of the foot..
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eric Tepper
41 years experience Podiatry
Painful or not: A few things to evaluate. Is it painful and has it increased in size with time. By your description, it sounds be like a ganglionic cyst or a lipom ... Read More
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Dr. Allan Rosenthal
44 years experience Podiatry
Have it exam: Could be a ganglion cyst, see a podiatrist for a examination.
A female asked:
Dr. Stanley Katz
47 years experience Dermatology
See dermatologist: lesion should be evaluated by a dermatologist or podiatrist, esp if present for a while and increasing in size
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Darrell Latva
42 years experience Podiatry
TRAUMA?: Is it recent? Anything fall on the foot? If firm, maybe a fibroma. See a podiatrist to be sure.
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
Consult dr: All bumps should be examined and possibly biopsied for definitive diagnosis.
A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ejiro Isiorho
8 years experience Podiatry
Hard knot: It is hard to answer this vague of question. Maybe due to and old injury or arthritis, if it hurts try seeing a podiatrist.
A female asked:
Dr. Howard Fox
42 years experience Podiatry
One : One of the things i'd want to know is how long you've had this, does it seem to appear larger one day and smaller another day? If so, you might have ... Read More
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A 65-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Holmes
23 years experience Sports Medicine
Cysts: Your history suggests that these are cysts, often called ganglion cysts when near tendons and joints. The forehead one may not be the same type. A phy ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
Ganglionic cyst: Is a possibility but it could be a number of things. Any lump or bump deserves a doctors visit and possible biopsy.
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