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what does a mass feel like

A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Breast mass?: Let your doc know as soon as possible. You will need an office visit, followed by further tests, mammogram or ultrasound as felt necessary.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Hendricks
37 years experience General Surgery
Semantics: The term mass might be applied to something that can't be removed via an endoscope, be it large polyp or a tumor. You might want to ask for more speci ... Read More
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Wartenberg
48 years experience Addiction Medicine
hard to say: They are describing something that isn't a mass and they don't think looks like cancer, but isn't normal either. Your best consultant in this is the d ... Read More
A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Fero
30 years experience Medical Oncology
Needs exam: The upper right side of your torso is your shoulder, chest wall or breast (depending on whether you mean the front or back). As with any mass, assessm ... Read More
A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
See your doctor: You need to have your symptoms evaluated in person by your doctor.
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vance Harris
36 years experience Family Medicine
Concerning area: That is a location that needs a good examination as there are many causes and some need to be evaluated in person. Go get it checked soon. This is an ... Read More
A 53-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Two Kidneys: Yes. Of course. You have two kidneys and can survive with one.
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Bare
49 years experience Family Medicine
Masses bad or good?: A "Mass" doesn't mean cancer. sometimes masses are totally benign. Like fatty tumor or Lipomas under the skin. Sometimes just by looking we can det ... Read More
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
See a Pro: What you should have done long before this...See your physician who has years of training and experience diagnosing and treating problems just like yo ... Read More
A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. Travis Kidner
16 years experience Surgical Oncology
Depends: It would depend on the characteristics of the mass on your mammogram.

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