A 22-year-old female asked:
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hard, painful (feels like a big bruise) lump in between breasts - seemingly on sternum. does not move. 2-3in from clavicle. should i get this checked?

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Dr. Kirstie Cunningham
25 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Truly this hard, painful lump on your sternum could possibly be a hematoma (bruise). However, you would likely remember any trauma that may have caused such a lump. Without any recent trauma to the chest wall, i recommend having it checked asap.
Answered on Jun 21, 2018
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