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A 24-year-old female asked:

hard painless lump under skin on thigh. no pain, circular, large (lil bigger than a nickle), no discoloration/head/ripple/visual deformity, see a doc?

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Dr. John cuong Doan
Family Medicine 18 years experience
If it is soft,: mobile fluctuant or slightly dense, and does not hurt then it's most likely a lipoma. If you decide to have a healthcare professional look at it, that should confirm it. Of course there are other bad things that could cause a well defined lump on bone or under skin. Thanks for using HealthTap.

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Last updated Jun 6, 2016

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