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A 29-year-old female asked:

Pea size ball under armpit. i noticed it bc it was sore. can't tell it if loves or not. does cancer hurt? what can this be? how long b4 i see a dr?

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Dr. Durga Komaragiri
Internal Medicine 32 years experience
Likely a lymph node: Lymph node swelling due ti infection/inflammation/ can also be a cyst. See pcp if symptoms of pain/redness infection worsen.

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Last updated Nov 23, 2013

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