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Palpable lump not seen on ultrasound

A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paxton Daniel
38 years experience Radiology
Lipoma: A focal deposition of fat (lipoma) often does this. If your doctor thinks this is consistent with your physical exam then nothing more is required (be ... Read More

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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
49 years experience Medical Oncology
Yes it can happen: They are two different modalities for imaging and can show different findings. That is why we use both so that we can pick up abnormalities seen on on ... Read More
A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sharmila Dissanaike
20 years experience General Surgery
Needs assesment: If it isn't the two common conditions listed above - and a good sonographer should be able to tell - then a solid lesion of that size should definitel ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
44 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Globus: Globus hystericus, or globus pharyngitis, is a sensation of a lump in the throat, with no pathology. If there is no pain, and swallowing is normal, th ... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Palpable lump?: If this has not gone away by now, and it's palpable, consideration may be made for excisional biopsy. Have it removed and sent to the lab. Most of t ... Read More
A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Sds like lymph node: The reading would likely indicate a lymph node which are normal structures in that area. Discuss this with the doc who ordered the test & examined ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Saptarshi Bandyopadhyay
20 years experience Hospital-based practice
Error, Nothing, Flow: The blood flow analysis depends on the "Doppler signal" that is detected by the ultrasound machine. The technicians may have set the threshholds diffe ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Korona
32 years experience Interventional Radiology
Breast MRI: Should be considered. See radiologyinfo.Org and look up breast imaging and breast mri.
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Gabor
32 years experience Diagnostic Radiology
The: mammographic/sonographic characteristics help determine what 's next, so more information is needed to answer. If it is a cyst that has grown, nothin ... Read More

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