A member asked:

I have a raised bump under the surface of the skin on my breast. it's painless & soft when pressed on. the skin over it is red/brownish. its size is like of a pencil eraser. it's still here after 9 days. what could it be? worried about cancer?

A doctor has provided 1 answer
Dr. Dariush Vaziri answered

Specializes in Breast Surgery

It is likely an epidermal or sebaceous cyst. Very low chance that it may be due to breast cancer. It is best to have a healthcare professional check it out to alleviate your anxiety and also to offer the appropriate work-up and management.

Answered 6/8/2022



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