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A bb sized lump in the scrotum, against the shaft of the penis. No pain, no symptons, been there for atleast 1, 5 year. No growth, what is it?

A bb sized lump in the scrotum, against the shaft of the penis. No pain, no symptons, been there for atleast 1, 5 year. No growth, what is it?

See urologist: Benign growths in the scrotum often occur and often are spermatoceles. However i advise having a urologist check you to be sure. If it is needed an ultrasound of the testicles is an easy procedure which identifies the type of growth present. ...Read more

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Bb sized lump outside of anus hemorrhoid?

Bb sized lump outside of anus hemorrhoid?

Not necessarily: Some other problems can cause a lump in the anus. Most of the time benign reasons like hemorrhoids, fistulas, abscesses, cysts. There are also so e other conditions like rectal or anal cancer than can produce this. You better have it checked by your doctor. ...Read more

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I have a small firm bb sized lump under my skin, what could this be?

I have a small firm bb sized lump under my skin, what could this be?

More info- ? cyst: Although it would be useful to know more about this- where is it, how long has it been there, does it hurt, is there redness in the area, etc. That said, it may be a sebaceous cyst, which is quite common, and presents as a small lump under the skin. A cyst is not painful unless it becomes infected. I recommend you see your doctor or your dermatologist for definitive diagnosis. ...Read more

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Bb size hard lump in male breast?

Bb size hard lump in male breast?

Needs to be checked: Might be an old trauma or a lesion requiring surgery. See your doc. ...Read more

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Could a bb sized lump in the breast near the surface that doesn't move be cancer?

Could a bb sized lump in the breast near the surface that doesn't move be cancer?

Probably not: Most tiny (bb sized) nodules that are right under the skin are probably ok. Watch it for one menstrual cycle. If it is still there get it checked to make sure. ...Read more

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Smaller than a bb sized firm lump under gums. Movable. No pain. Been there for months, with no change. Any ideas?

Smaller than a bb sized firm lump under gums. Movable. No pain. Been there for months, with no change. Any ideas?

Absolutely: See a dentist asap to find out what it is. If it's an infection which is quite possible, leaving it untreated may have caused more bone destruction than immediate treatment, and certainly exposes you to the risk of spread and very serious complications! ...Read more

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I have a sm. Bb sized firm lump under my skin. On my neck, a little red/pink, and been there for a little over a month. Aggrevated when i tried to pop?

I have a sm. Bb sized firm lump under my skin. On my neck, a little red/pink, and been there for a little over a month. Aggrevated when i tried to pop?

Sounds innocent: You probably just have a small pimple or cyst in the skin of your neck. I would refrain from squeezing it again. If it does not resolve in a few weeks, you should see your physician and may need referral to a surgeon for excision. ...Read more

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Found hard bb sized lump of labia majora in hair area. . location is about 4 o'clock. not painful. flesh color. perimeno. thoughts?

Found hard bb sized lump of labia majora in hair area. . location is about 4 o'clock.  not painful.  flesh color.  perimeno.  thoughts?

Not sure, but ...: A thought would be a simple cyst or an inflamed hair follicle. If it persists, then see the Dr. for an exam of the area. Good luck. ...Read more

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Hard bb/pea sized lump in forearm for 4-5 years was skin colored, not getting bigger but has become red/pink in last few months. Painless. ?

Hard bb/pea sized lump in forearm for 4-5 years was skin colored, not getting bigger but has become red/pink in last few months. Painless. ?

Skin lump: This may be a lipoma(fatty tissue growth) or inclusion cyst. Redness is a sign of irritation or infection as a rule. In view of the change in this skin lesion, I recommend an evaluation by a dermatologist or surgeon for peace of mind. ...Read more

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Small, painless, bb sized lump inside my tongue (front right side). What could it be? I suck my thumb in my sleep, could this be the cause? Worry??

Small, painless, bb sized lump inside my tongue (front right side). What could it be? I suck my thumb in my sleep, could this be the cause? Worry??

See an oral surgeon: Have an oral surgeon evaluate the lump on your tongue. It is challenging to provide a diagnosis without a thorough examination and a photograph of the lump. See an oral surgeon soon if possible. ...Read more

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I found a bb sized lump in breast close to surface. It doesn't move. So does that mean its attached to skin and ok?

I found a bb sized lump in breast close to surface. It doesn't move. So does that mean its attached to skin and ok?

See your doctor: This can't be answered unless you are sitting in front of a doctor who can examine you. You probably also need a ultrasound as well.
See you doctor or a breast specialist to answer the question. ...Read more

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43 y/o with bb size hard lump in rt testicle. Only hurts if pressed. 1/2 inch from epididymis. No other structure.Doesn't get bigger if i strain.

43 y/o with bb size hard lump in rt testicle.  Only hurts if pressed.  1/2 inch from epididymis.  No other structure.Doesn't get bigger if i strain.

Scrotal scars: These are very common. They are often fluid filled cysts from scars in the tubing in the scrotum that come with age and life experience. We usually leave them alone unless there is a chronic pain to them.

I also see that you have had a vasectomy. This procedure can also have left you with some mild scarring as well that you can feel through the wall of the scrotum. ...Read more

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The top knuckle on my right thumb is swollen and painful.There is a bb sized lump on the left side of the knuckle.I can't bend my thumb.This seems to happen when I am doing carpentry and using my hand

The top knuckle on my right thumb is swollen and painful.There is a bb sized lump on the left side of the knuckle.I can't bend my thumb.This seems to happen when I am doing carpentry and using my hand

Osteoarthritis.: The lump you describe is probably a node which commonly occurs at the joints of the hand digits as a result of osteoarthritis. If it occurs at the joint adjacent to the fingernail, it's called a heberden's node; if it involves the middle joint, it's termed a bouchard's node; the one you have has not been given an eponym. ...Read more

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Found tiny BB sized lump on left clavicle, it moves, not painful. Have a dry cough, runny nose and canker so back of mouth. Should i worry?

Found tiny BB sized lump on left clavicle, it moves, not painful. Have a dry cough, runny nose and canker so back of mouth. Should i worry?

No worry, lymph node: The lymph nodes only above 1.5- 2 cm radius which are hard, entangled, fixed to the underlying structure or tender is considered as significant. If the lymph node further increase in size and becomes painful over the few weeks please see your PCP for examination. ...Read more

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Is it a lump in my breast if small like a bb?

Is it a lump in my breast if small like a bb?

Check it out : Small or large if you can feel it you need to have it checked out, it could be nothing better safe than sorry, they can perform a simple procedure up to a needle biopsy
hope this helps. ...Read more

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I got hit in leg with BB gun. Skin lost small bleeding. Not deep cut. Small lump under skin . Is the bullet in my leg?

Possibly: It may still be there. The good news is that it usually doesn't cause a problem and can safely be left in place. Antibiotics may help reduce the risk of infection. It is unlikely to get infected, but if it does, it can usually be easily removed. If it starts getting more swollen, red or starts draining pus, see a doctor. ...Read more

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I punctured my arm on a bromeliad thorn. Now several weeks later I have a hard lump under the skin like a large bb. It is slightly painful?

I punctured my arm on a bromeliad thorn. Now several weeks later I have a hard lump under the skin like a large bb. It is slightly painful?

See a doctor: It is possible that you have one of several types of infection with inoculation of organisms into you by the thorn. ...Read more

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Small hard lump attached directly on testicle for 17 years. Smaller than a bb - not really grown in that time. Could it possibly be cancer?

Small hard lump attached directly on testicle for 17 years. Smaller than a bb - not really grown in that time. Could it possibly be cancer?

A stable for: 17 year 'bb' is not likely cancer, but you need an expert to feel it, decide on an ultrasound versus clinical watch as you have done by yourslef. ...Read more

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My bb suffered a fall 8 days ago as I tripped on a spmarket floor while holding him, he has a lge lump which has gone down, but his skull feels cracked?

My bb suffered a fall 8 days ago as I tripped on a spmarket floor while holding him, he has a lge lump which has gone down, but his skull feels cracked?

Doctor can evaluate: If a person is behaving differently after a blow to the head, or one suspects there is a crack in the skull, a primary care doctor and/or the E.R. Doctor can evaluate. A head ct can easily check for a skull fracture, and can look for bleeding inside the skull. ...Read more

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I am experiencing abdominal lump. Just on the top of my ribs on the left side there is two very small lumps, like two little BB pellets under my skin?

I am experiencing  abdominal lump. Just on the top of my ribs on the left side there is two very small lumps, like two little BB pellets under my skin?

Unfortunately it is: impossible to diagnose lumps, bumps or rashes over the internet because we cannot examine you (them.) There are any of a number of benign but also potentially serious conditions that could present this way. You need to see a health care professional for evaluation and examination. ...Read more