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A 25-year-old female asked:

When i bend leg and pressure on it (squatting to pick st up) there is a visible bump and when i touch its very mushy. no pain. mid calf. what cud be ?

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Dr. David Houghton
Specializes in Internal Medicine & Pediatrics
Lipoma?: A lipoma is a collection of fat cells that grows abnormally and forms a soft, fleshy mass under the skin. It may show up more easily when the affected area is stretched. If it's growing rapidly or causing any symotoms, then a medical exam is warranted.
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