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A 47-year-old member asked:

Could this be cancer. found a small lump in the neck?

1 doctor answer4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Carlo Contreras
A Verified Doctoranswered
Surgical Oncology 19 years experience
Exam necessary: Skin and soft tissue lumps are incredibly common and only a small fraction of these end up being cancerous. I would advise you to see your doctor to have a physical examination. There is really no way to know based on your description.

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A 18-year-old member asked:

I have a small lump in my neck that is not on the other side, what is it?

2 doctor answers2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Albert Pizzo
Family Medicine 61 years experience
Neck lump: Depends on many factors. Best thing to do with any unexplained lump is to see your doctor for an examination to determine if this lump is a problem or not.
Last updated Sep 11, 2019


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