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swelling on left side under arm

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Dr. Ira Friedlander
41 years experience Cardiac Electrophysiology
This may be: completely unrelated to your other issues but is certainly something that should be brought to the attention of your health care provider. It sounds l ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Austin Yeargan
23 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Many poss causes.: Sometimes this is lymphatic swelling, sometimes it's hidradentis suppuritiva. Have family practice MD evaluate.
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Watch and wait: You may feel the nodes every couple of weeks, if any of the lymph glands doubles in size, becomes painful, ulcerates, or other nodes become enlarged, ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience General Surgery
Sounds like: an enlarged lymph node. This can come from infection or inflammation. If it persists, see a doctor for proper diagnosis and treatment.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. R. scott Thornton
41 years experience Gynecology
Depends: If your pain in the axilla (armpit) is related to a process or mass that blocks lymph drainage, then swelling can occur in your arm. You should see a ... Read More
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A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dwain Rickertsen
35 years experience Family Medicine
Family practice : You should be seen by your dr.
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Armpit cord: May be lymph nodes from lesion in lung or breast or , cat scratch fever would check mammogram/ CXR and follow up with doctor Rarely could be castlem ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Evaluate immediately: This demands immediate evaluation by a doctor. Swelling in the armpit could be due to enlarged lymph nodes, infection or other causes. See a doctor.
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Probably : Just a swollen gland or fatty lump but any time there is anything that close to your brest you should have it immediately checked by your doctor!
A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
63 years experience Surgical Oncology
Hidradinitis: The most common form of armpit swelling comes from lympn gland involvement either from an infection of nodes or metastasis from chest or arm primaries ... Read More
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