A 34-year-old male asked:
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can lipoma present as a light bluish green nodule on tricep. nodule is under pale skin spot. doc thinks lipoma but i cant find pics quite like mine.

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Dr. Scott Keith
44 years experience Podiatry
Blue means blood.: Lipomas in the skin generally show no color or a pale beige. Bluish green could mean the mass is actually a varicose vein or a clotted vein. If this thing has you worried, then simply have it excised by a general surgeon or a vein surgeon.
Answered on Sep 8, 2017
Dr. James Lin
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Here are some...: A detailed history and a direct inspection and palpation onto this nodule should deduce a reliable diagnosis; so, trust the doctor for now. Herein, I would like to share the following with you: All medical care is still based on indirect evidence derived from the above. More on handling sickness & life reality, go to http://www.formefirst.com/onDealSickness.html & others in the site.
Answered on Jan 5, 2019

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