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Hard Painful Lump Right Above Butt
There's a hard painful lump right under/against the center of my left clavical. I also found 2 pea sized non painful knots above left clavical by neck?
See a doctor!: Lumps or masses are usually benign, however hard painful lumps are not normal regardless of age and need to be evaluated by a doctor. Additional testing may be needed such as an MRI. The non-painful lumps also need to be evaluated. They may be swollen lymph nodes or something else concerning. ...Read more
I have a painful, hard lump in my butt. What is it? You can't see it on the surface and the area is a bit red, hasn't grown in size, hurts to touch.
Abscess: This sounds like an abscess. Bacteria get into clogged sebaceous glands or into the subcutaneous tissue and cause a pocket of pus to form. These pockets of pus usually need to be drained in order to heal. I would recommend having a physician examine the lesion, and advise you on treatment. ...Read more
See your doctor: Symptoms like these are best deterimed by a thorough evaluation by your physician. Based on his/her findings, a treatment plan can be developed to help you. ...Read more
I got bit 2 weeks ago it hasn't fully healed but now there's a hard lump under the bite mark that's painful to the touch?
Insect bite: That is what we call induration following inflmmation. It should resolve overtime. ...Read more
I have a lump on my back. When touched or even pressed its not painful. It feels a liltle hard. Its been there since 10 years of more, when showed to?
Lipoma: Likely nothing to worry about if it does not hurt and been there for 10 years. The most common thing it could be is a lipoma. Next time you are at the doctor let them take a look at it. ...Read more
Cold lump in chest:
Not clear what you mean. Do you have lump or just feel like there is one there?
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Not likely: This could actually be several different things. It could a collection of fat called a lipoma, it could be a sebaceous cyst which happens when a hair follicle gets plugged. It could also be an infection. Depending on where it is, it could possibly be something that needs medical attention. You would be encouraged to have a doctor look at it to tell you exactly what it is. ...Read more
See a doctor: Have it evaluated. There is no way to give you any specifics without being able to examine the area. ...Read more
Two hard sometimes painful lumps, one on each thigh. Both about 2-3". Anything to be concerned about? Thank you.
I have a lump under my skin. It’s hard. Seems to grow slowly over time. Not painful. No funny colour but is visible.
Bone: If it feels like it is hard as bone, it is probably a bony spur. They are benign. ...Read more
I have had a lump in the front of my neck for months. It doesn't change size and is not too firm or painful. What could it be?
Lump on crown of my head. Marble sized. Showed up 4 months ago. Started off painful and soft. Now very hard and painless. What is it?
It am a female, I have a large lump on my perineum from about a year ago. It is not hard or painful, but I am unsure what it could be?
Needs evaluation: Lumps, bumps, blisters and other skin abnormalities on the genitals need to be evaluated. An examination will be needed to know the cause and treatment. ...Read more
I got a shot after my accident, 5 days after I discovered a lump on my left buttcheek. Its hard but not painful, is there a need to worry?
If the lump is right: Where you had the shot, there probably is some bruising under the skin from the needle or irritation from the medication. If it becomes red, hot, and/or swollen, you might have an infection and will need to see a doctor. But, if it's just a tender lump, it will gradually go away. Hope this helps. Dr. Anne ...Read more
I have a large hard lump by my lower spine, left side, doesn't move and won't go away, and is very painful and hurts to touch. What is this?
Have hard lumps all along the scapular area that are painful for 10 yrs. Dr says their lymph n via u/s and unusual place to have them. Causes?
Questionable tumor: If the lumps are along medial margin near spine which is what protrudes when one bends forward they for the most part cant be lymph nodes. The latter are found toward the armpit where the major vessels are. U.S. cant dx lymph nodes and if hard one must consider possibility of tumor or tumors of nerve origin arising from muscles of the scapula. Should be evaluated for possible bx. ...Read more
7 mos. Ago, during Microdiscectomy, was opened up on wrong side. Now I've developed a hard, painful lump at that location. Very concerned...
I have a lump on my right bra line...hard, not painful 2mm in size immovable, not adherent to skin but to the underlying structures. I'm 21 yrs?
I have a hard lump that gets a tad bigger each day, it is painful to move, flex, or touch it. It got a little bit red, too. What could this be?
Had some pain 2 days ago and noticed a marble size lump, its not itchy just painful and hard ive been using otc oint how long should I wait to see dr?
Incomplete info: Where is the lump? Ointment is not likely to be of much use if the lump is under the skin. If the lump doubles in size, more lumps appear, if the lump ulcerates or the top of the lump becomes red, or if you get fever, it would prudent to see a doctor. Otherwise you may watch and wait. ...Read more
Hard lump at the slight left center of the base of my scull. It's grown over a few years to a marble size. Doesn't move, wasn't painful at 1st, now is?
Could be serious: Any lumps or bumps that change in size or in character (painless at first, now painful) require evaluation by a physician. Better to be safe than sorry later. Best of health to you! ...Read more
I have to small, very hard lumps on the crown of my head, slightly larger than pea sized. They don't move and they're not painful. I'm a 29 year old f?
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