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What do you recommend if I have a hard lump in the middle of my biceps?

What do you recommend if I have a hard lump in the middle of my biceps?

Depends: Difficult to give a meaningful answer through this forum. It depends on the exact location of the lump, its size, tenderness, any associated discoloration/rash, progression over time, etc. An evaluation with a physician will be your best bet. Good luck! ...Read more

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What to do if I have a hard lump in the middle of my biceps?

What to do if I have a hard lump in the middle of my biceps?

See an Ortho MD: Did this lump come after a trauma or just occur? If after trauma or a pop in her shoulder, you have ruptured the long head of yor biceps. If you have weakness and/or pain it should be fixed. If you have not had trauma it needs to be evaluated. See an Orthopaedic surgeon. ...Read more

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I have a lump deep under skin in the biceps muscle in the lower1/4of humerus. It is soft/squishy. Sono is inconclusive no bruise or lipoma. What is it?

I have a lump deep under skin in the biceps muscle in the lower1/4of humerus. It is soft/squishy. Sono is inconclusive no bruise or lipoma. What is it?

Get it seen: Lipomas are often missed on us because the density of the lipoma is the same as the surrounding fat. That would be the most common soft tissue mass that is invisible on us. Best to have an md look at it. Hard or rapidly growing masses ar more concerning. Biopsy is the only way to know for sure. But a slow growing, soft mass may be watched with a physician if it acts benign. ...Read more

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It feels like a bruise in my biceps muscle underneath my arm halfway between the armpit and elbow. When I press it, it feels like a small lump.

It feels like a bruise in my biceps muscle underneath my arm halfway between the armpit and elbow. When I press it, it feels like a small lump.

Maybe: NO history is available but this may be a bruise of sorts. There may be a small vessel rupture and could have created a small lump called a hematoma. Have you looked to see if it appears bruised? Also what have you been doing ?Have you been playing hard or roughhousing. See your doc and see if he can help you with this. ...Read more

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What arw cause of lumps on forearms biceps and abdomen?

What arw cause of lumps on forearms biceps and abdomen?

Probable Lipomas: You might be desscribing collections of fat cells that occur in lumps, bumps and clusters and are called lipomas or fat tumors. These are benigh and usually of no concern. Ocassionally one will be in the wrong place, get too big or be too unsightly so as to have to be surgically removed. If in doublt, see pcp/dermatologist or other practicioner. ...Read more

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I have a large lump on my left bicep and it hurts only when i touch or flex my arm it has been there 4days?

I have a large lump on my left bicep and it hurts only when i touch or flex my arm it has been there 4days?

Biceps Swelling: Possibilities include infection, hematoma(accumulated blood), ruptured biceps tendon, ruptured bursa(if it is close to the joint) or many others. Please see your doctor asp. Be well. ...Read more

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Had pain in shoulder for a few months. Hurt to teach up or out & now have pain in bicep with a small lump thats sensitive to touch. What could this be?

Biceps tenosynovitis: The most likely source of your pain and swelling is inflammation around the biceps tendon (tenosynovitis). This condition is typically associated with activity or sports related overload/overuse of the long head biceps tendon. Treatment typically consists of activity modification and/or physical therapy, anti-inflammatories, and occasionally a cortisone injection. ...Read more

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I had pain in my shoulder for a few months & it hurt to reach up or out. Now extreme pain in bicep with a lump that now hurts. What could this be?

I had pain in my shoulder for a few months & it hurt to reach up or out. Now extreme pain in bicep with a lump that now hurts. What could this be?

See a physician: You should consult a sports medicine physician. If you notice any deformity of your biceps muscle you probably torn your biceps muscle. This can only be diagnosed my physical examination and some imaging studies like mri. ...Read more

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I developed a lump on my right bicep muscle it is the size of a large marble and is sore any suggestions?

I developed a lump on my right bicep muscle it is the size of a large marble and is sore any suggestions?

Biceps lump: Have u been straining the biceps? Does flexing the arm seem weaker/painful. Might be muscle strain or spasm but might also be torn biceps. See pcp/orthopedics/sports med for exam & treatment. ...Read more