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A 44-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Budd
42 years experience Internal Medicine
Need more info...: Often a firm and immobile lump in upper mid abdomen is a bone called xiphoid, totally normal, about size of tip of thumb. However if having swallowin ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Lipoma: These subcutaneous lumps may be lipomata which are benign growths of fatty tissue. To be sure,however, a physician would have to examine you.
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Hoepfner
39 years experience General Surgery
Usually: A firm hard painless breast lump that persists after completion of the menstrual cycle. But small breast cancers will have no feeling and not be able ... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Goodpaster
29 years experience Dentistry
Testicular Lumps: What you are checking for is something that feels different from the norm. Generally the lump will be hard compared to "squishy". The best time to che ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
57 years experience Endocrinology
Cold lump in chest: Not clear what you mean. Do you have lump or just feel like there is one there? Need more information
A male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
33 years experience Family Medicine
Lumps on Penis: painful lumps makes one think of infections particularly STD's. Please be seen and evaluated by a physician right away.
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Frederick Coville
39 years experience Plastic Surgery
Hard: A lump in your breast will feel harder and firmer than the surrounding breast. It might feel smooth like an olive or rough, but it will feel a bit dif ... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dwain Rickertsen
36 years experience Family Medicine
Family Practice: The lumps are probably lymph nodes caused by your hemorrhoid. It should be checked by a physician.
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Shah Chowdhury
42 years experience Pediatrics
Tinea Capitis?: Sounds like ring worm infection in your scalp called tinea capitis. The yeast infects root of your hair follicles, make the area thick and dark with h ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. M. Jay Petruska
32 years experience Family Medicine
Neck Lump: Have it evaluated by your primary care physician. Ther are numerous causes for neck masses or lumps. Some are more serious than others. Seek an eva ... Read More
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