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Tiny lump attached to tendon in neck

A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
Infectious Disease 56 years experience
Probably lymph node: But since cannot see and examine this you should see a doctor and have this examined and if necessary biopsied. Good luck.

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A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ty Endean
Orthopedic Surgery 24 years experience
Yes: I would definitely get a second opinion. You should have an x-ray to make sure there is not a problem with you bones (ie tumor or infection). In ge... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
Orthopedic Surgery 29 years experience
Yes: If you are unsure, it never hurts to get a second opinion. Because there are not really any tendons that run very close to the clavicle, it would be ... Read More
Dr. Keith Kenter
Orthopedic Surgery 31 years experience
Yes: I would recommend at least a detailed physical examination and some type of imaging - usually xrays to start.
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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Exam: These symtoms must be checked with a physical examination. See your doctor.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Howard Epps
Orthopedic Surgery 32 years experience
Get it checked: A long list of things can cause a lump like that - some more serious than others. Since it is painful, you should have it evaluated by your doctor.
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tariq Niazi
Orthopedic Surgery 43 years experience
Few common ones are:: Lipoma, a fatty tumor; Sebaceous cyst; A hematoma/Seroma: (collection of some blood/ serum). Etc. Lipomas are commonest at the back of the neck region... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Pack
General Surgery 31 years experience
Probably a cyst: These can get infected and need treated with antibiotics. They can grow and get larger. They may need to be surgically removed. Your doctor can evalua... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Herman Hammerstead
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Not an aneurysm: Most likely a sebaceous cyst or lipoma. See dermatologist for removal. Not malignant but grows over time and becomes cosmetically unacceptable
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
Clinical Psychology 36 years experience
Not very much: I'm not sure what tendon you mean, but the symmetry, no pain or color, etc seems to suggest it's possibly just a part of your anatomy. If you remember... Read More
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
? Xanthomas: What you described may be xanthomas that occur due to high blood lipids. See the site below for more information. It may require a physical examinati... Read More

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