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Waxhaw, NC
A 20-year-old male asked:

2-3 years ago i found a pea sized hard bump completely underneath the skin. in the last 4 months it has spread to arms, shoulder, back, and torso. i have dozens. not hard rock solid, but not soft in any way. i know they are not cysts. what do i have?

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Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 62 years experience
Dermatologist: Consult your physician or dermatologist for evaluation and advice. Multiple benign fatty tumors are a possibility, although I have not seen so many on a patient. Neurofibromatosis is another uncommon possibility.
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