A 27-year-old female asked:
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I have a lump the size of a pea on my armpit, i can move it a little bit but it is very sore, I have a history of breast cancer in my family?

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Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience in Family Medicine
Swollen gland?: It may be a swollen gland and you should have it checked with your doctor. Swollen glands in the armpit can be due to infection most of the time but there can be other causes as well.Consult your doctor to find out what it may be.
Answered on Mar 29, 2013
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