U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
Newport News, VA
A 25-year-old female asked:

Im a 25 yr old f: i have a lump/1 side seems raised higher than the other side under my left breast but on the upper part of my rib cage is it normal?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Chevies Newman
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Well, no its not: Normal but at 25 the cances of it being cancer are verrrry low. It may be a cyst or what's called a fibroadenoma. Your doc would probably order an ultrasound or try to aspirate it with a needle if he thought it a cyst. Good luck.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Educational text
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership
Last updated Sep 3, 2016


Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.