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Philadelphia, PA
A 21-year-old female asked:

I have a small hard lump in my forearm?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Andrew Oswari
Family Medicine 25 years experience
Does it hurt?: If it hurts it could be a blocked hair follicle. If its non tender it could be a lipoma (fatty tissue) if its near the wrist it could be a ganglion cyst. We would need more information and a picture would help too.

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Small hard lump in upper forearm hurts.

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Last updated Mar 15, 2013

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