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I have a small kind of hard lump on my left side neck where like my chin meets my neck, it's painless unless I push hard and it's movable. Cancer or ?

I have a small kind of hard lump on my left side neck where like my chin meets my neck, it's painless unless I push hard and it's movable. Cancer or ?

Hyoid bone?: I'll bet you that's what you've discovered. Show your physician next time you visit. Some folks have it more prominent on one side than the other. ...Read more

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I have a hard painful (when pressed) large pea sized lump under my left jaw bone under my ear, what could this be?

I have a hard painful (when pressed)  large pea sized lump under my left jaw bone under my ear, what could this be?

Swollen lymph gland: This is likely a swollen lymph gland. It should go away in a week or two. If it does not, see an physician. ...Read more

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I have a hard painful lump under the skin on my neck right under the hairline. what could it be?

I have a hard painful lump under the skin on my neck right under the hairline. what could it be?

Lymph node?: Could be a lymph node or abcess or cyst. There are a few possibilities. Watch to see if any change in size. Don't touch. See if resolves on its own. May take several weeks ...Read more

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Lump on my left earlope, size of a pea when touched it's painful?

Lump on my left earlope, size of a pea when touched it's painful?

Lump: A lump in the ear lobe may be an inclusion cyst. Tenderness, especially if redness is also present, indicates some degree of irritation or inflammation. A physician would have to examine you in order to advise you. ...Read more

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On the roof of my mouth right behind my teeth I have a dime size red hard knot and it is very painful. It's very hard to swallow and hurts worse when ?

On the roof of my mouth right behind my teeth I have a dime size red hard knot and it is very painful. It's very hard to swallow and hurts worse when ?

More info needed...: How old are you? Tobacco habits? Condition of teeth? How long has the lesion been there? Any wisdom teeth present? See a local dentist or oral surgeon for a proper diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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I have like a dime shapted bump on my neck snd its hard its on the back of my neck kinda more like the back middel?

I have like a dime shapted bump on my neck snd its hard  its on the back of my neck kinda more like the back middel?

Consultation advised: Would like to help but it's not possible to diagnose this problem without seeing the area you are concerned about. Consider an online consultation with a Heath Tap physician. You can upload several images including closeups in sharp focus. Best wishes. ...Read more

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I have a hard lump on my neck?

I have a hard lump on my neck?

Be seen: Lumps and bumps in the head and neck need to be evaluated as the possibilities are many. Your primary md is a good place to start or go straight to an ENT surgeon. ...Read more

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I have a painful small bump under my tongue. Its very paining on touch. Can you help?

I have a painful small bump under my tongue. Its very paining on touch. Can you help?

No, but...: If you see a dentist, he\she can determine the cause of your symptoms and advise you what treatment, if any, is needed. It could be one of many things and cannot be diagnosed over the internet without at least a one on one clinical examination. ...Read more

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Small hard lump under left jaw, sore throat on left too. Lump doesn't hurt or move around.

Small hard lump under left jaw, sore throat on left too. Lump doesn't hurt or move around.

It may be an: inflamed lymph node. Your doctor would be able to confirm diagnosis. Take care. ...Read more

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I have a hard sore lump on top of my vagina it hurts.

I have a hard sore lump on top of my vagina it hurts.

Sore lump?: It could be a Bartholin's cyst/abscess but those are usually at the bottom of the labia. If it is at the top of your vagina ic could be an abscess or folliulitis. Either way hot soapy water to the area and if it does not go away you will need to see a doctor. ...Read more

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My right nipple is very painful to touch. I have two small painful bumps on my nipple. Also feel a painful bump under my right armpit. No pain in left?

My right nipple is very painful to touch. I have two small painful bumps on my nipple. Also feel a painful bump under my right armpit. No pain in left?

Infection Vs Other: You need to have your breast evaluated right away. You may have an infection or something much more serious such as a cancer. Please do not wait to have this evaluated by a physician. ...Read more

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I have a lump on my leg on the side of my chin sometimes its soft an sometimes its hard ?What could it possibly be?

Depends: It could be a benign lipoma (fatty deposit) or a subaceous cyst - see your dr. To followup - to make certain it isn't more serious. ...Read more

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I have a hard painless lump on the bone behind my ear. What could it be?

I have a hard painless lump on the bone behind my ear. What could it be?

? lymph node: Could be a lymph node or cyst if it moves around. Hard to tell without an examination. If it's on the other side as well, could just be a prominence of the bone. ...Read more

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I have two small hard unmovable and painless lumps on each upper thighs. A similar lump on left hip. Huge lum. behind stomach fat. Hurts when pressed?

I have two small hard unmovable and painless lumps on each upper thighs. A similar lump on left hip. Huge lum. behind stomach fat. Hurts when pressed?

Lipoma: Sounds like they may be lipomas which are benign encapsulated accumulations of fat. Many people have them and they do not require any intervention unless they are so large they are cosmetically unappealing or pressing on a nerve and causing pain. An examination by your provider can confirm this is the case. Very rarely is any additional testing needed to make this diagnosis. ...Read more