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I have a small moveable lump on my knee cap.... it doesn't seem to be getting any bigger but i was curious what it is? i workout every day so maybe its a cyst? also i don't feel any pain from it

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Dr. Samir Peshimam
Critical Care 25 years experience
Any : Any type of mass that does not go way can be worrisome and needs to look at and possible boipsied by a professional.
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Dr. Patrick St. Pierre
Orthopedic Surgery 36 years experience
Prepatellar bursitis: You probably have a nodule within your prepatellar bursa. It should go away with rest, ice and time. If it becomes inflamed, it may be infected and you need to get it checked.
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Last updated Jun 17, 2018

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