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North Hollywood, CA
A 28-year-old female asked:

I have two lumps next to each other in my left armpit, under the skin, no head pea size and they really hurt should i be concerned?

1 doctor answer4 doctors weighed in
Family Medicine 39 years experience
Have them checked: Tender axillary nodes can be a sign of infection such as a virus but if they are only on one side, you need to see a doctor to rule a more serious cause, .
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