A 21-year-old female asked:
I have a painful hard lump between my armpit and breast, what could this be?
1 doctor answer • 1 doctor weighed in
Obstetrics and Gynecology 29 years experience
Several things: It could be an infected hair, a lymph node, an early lipoma (usually benign fatty tumor). If it persists over a few days have it examined by your doctor.
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