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Bicep In One Arm Is Enlarged
Which arm is better to measure bp? My right arm is 140/70 and my left is 122/58. My right arm is kind of bigger than left in biceps and triceps size. Heart check normal, no symp of kidney dis.
Pecan size lump in crease of arm about a year now. Doesn't move not warm or red or throbbing etc. Sometimes pain upper arm, shoulder, back of neck. Was in both arms, now just left arm. ?
Found a swollen immobile lump roughly 1.5cm in length at the rear junction of my buttocks and thigh. What could it possibly be?(I'm 24yrs old)
Epidermoid cyst: This benign cyst, aka epidermal inclusion cyst, is the most common skin cyst. It typically occurs in areas of little/no hair, such as you describe, though it originates from hair follicle. It is usually filled with malodorous "cheese like" material. Rarely they become inflamed/infected. They don't require treatment; if inflamed a doctor may inject trimancinolone (a steroid) or surgically remove ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Over an inch in size. Whole left arm aches. What could a swollen node in the crease of the elbow mean?
Is the tender lymph nodes on neck lasting for a month normal? One of them is 1.5 CM in sizes under my jaw. Others r around 1cm on neck. Thx
Lymph nodes: Tender nodes could be due to an underlying infection or inflamed area. If there are several on the neck for over a month you should see your physician as soon as possible. Evaluation for infection is necessary but if there is no evidence than a lymph node biopsy may be needed to look for abnormal cells. Please see your doctor! good luck! ...Read more
Swollen node inside fold of elbow for three wks. Over 2 inches in size. Swelling betwn joint of elbow, and mild pain. pic in file. What could this be
3 swollen lymph nodes in ONE side the neck for 2 months after the muscle in this side of the neck was painful after workout ?
Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. It would be prudent to see a doctor. Should you choose to watch and wait, do see a doctor if any of the nodes more than doubles in size, more nodes enlarge, becomes painful, ulcerates, you develop fever or weight loss. ...Read more
Is it normal for dominant arm bicep and triceps to be slightly large than my left arm. Muscle imbalance? no weakness. neuro for EMG to check ALS?
boy 5, after pain in throat had pea- sized lymp nodes along the throat but one is also in the supraclavicular fossa cca half a centimetre? Normal?
I have a pain in my elbow shooting to my wrist ? There is a small lump about one inch above my elbow towards the outside of my arm that is painful.
Have one swollen lymph node in groin, right side. 2cm. Been fighting cellulitis in right leg for over a month. Is this normal or should I be worried?
My two side of the ribs bbelow armpit is pain when i press. Is it problem with lung. Or lymph node. Pls advise
Unusual: No nodes in that area. Nodes are far up in armpit- axillary area. Sore ribs are common with certain exercizes, trauma, and coughing excessively. There are many causes however, and if persists , evaluation is relevant to be sure no significant issue. ...Read more
I felt a soft moveable lymph node in the back of my neck. (posterial cervical region) very small 1cm or less. Is this normal too feel?
Might be normal: A small, soft, mobile lymph node may be normal especially if you are a thin person. On the other hand, you will want to get checked out to make sure that there is no underlying health condition causing the nodes to be more apparent. ...Read more
Infection: usually lymph nodes are fighting an infection like a boil or even a virus but if persist over a month and not hot red and swollen like a boil [infected hair follicle or pimple]that needs lancing[cut] to drain pus] then see breast surgeon for ultrasound, your age is low risk for breast cancer unless strong family history of it or you smoke or do birth control ...Read more
Ultrasound of a firm immovable lump in my forearm two inches below my wrist indcated a nonspecific soft tissue mass. Report states that is projects separately from adjacent median nerve and is not attached to tendon sheath. Very worried it is cancer?
Have it removed.: Really the best thing to do at this point would be to have the lump removed and sent to a lab for pathological analysis. This is not to say you have cancer by any means, but it's just to say that a definitive step to confirm or deny the presence of cancer must be taken at this point. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have two lumps in neck, one above clavicle and one In neck had a ultrasound which showed reactive lymph nodes. Am waiting for a blood test?
Sounds reasonable: Lymph nodes can enlarge in response to an infectious or malignant process but sometimes they actually develop something similar to an infection even though no other infectious symptoms. In that case antibiotics are used to treat. At times more obscure infectious causes are at work and several different blood draws or imaging may be needed. If nothing found a biopsy of the node may be required. ...Read more
My BP in left shoulder is 120-90 & in my right shoulder is 155-110, is there is diff in both shoulder. Which one is accurate. My age is 28.
Stenosis/Coarctation: At age 28 there should be no difference in your upper extremity blood presures.Confirmit. Have your doctors do a full work up for hypertension. Need to check if you have a coarctation of the aorta or a subclavian stenosis or any abnormal vasculature in the aorta and its branches.Additionally you need an echo to rule out valvular heart disease and to check the anatomical structure of the heart. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I'm 18 with excess breast tissue in one armpit for five years. Usound found cyst near prominent lymph node in the same armpit. Is this a bad sign?
No.: This is not a bad sign. However, you should continue to be followed by your physician and have any new lumps or problems evaluated. ...Read more
My right arm hurts and there's a bulge almost the shape of a muscle between elbow and wrist where the pains starts. D dimer 0.55 is it a clot?
Arm pain: You don't provide enough information as to how you got this. You also say "shape of muscle ..." Didn't specify which part of forearm it is on, etc. Nevertheless, go to the ER and they will do a diagnostic Duplex scan to see what it is, to exclude vascular structure or other. ...Read more
8 days after blood drawn for labs-hard, nickel-sized lump in arm where needle was inserted(inner elbow). Lump is painful/arm aches, is this dangerous?
Needle injury: Sounds like you had bleeding and that caused a hematoma. If it gets red or hot please see your doctor as these could be signs of infection. ...Read more
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