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A 25-year-old female asked:

I found a very very very tiny perfectly round lump on my elbow, its slightly hard, but moveable under the skin. it also doesnt hurt, and hasnt grown. is it possible its a cyst? or should i be concerned?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Mushahid Farooqi
Family Medicine 27 years experience
Hello! Hope you are doing okay. most likely it is a cyst, nothing to worry about at this time, just keep an eye on it and if anything changes such as size or shape, or it's started to hurt then you should follow up with the doctor. Have a blessed day.
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