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Big Lump On Back
Big lump on back of neck on right side near spine bone. I tried massaging it but its still there? Had it for a few months. What is it most likely?
Be seen: It could be several benign things, but you need to see your physician for an exam and diagnosis. ...Read more
I has a big lump of back of thigh. Previously the same happened on backside i.E across the spinal cord. Doctors removed it then. Plz suggest something.
Many Possibilities: No way to tell from a distance, but if localized to skin, sebaceous cyst (sebaceous drainage duct blocked) or lipoma (localized benign growth of subcutaneous fat) are common possibilities. While sebaceous cysts can be drained, both can recur if not physically removed with considerable care. Experienced examiner can usually identify basis fairly easily ; best you study ; learn. ...Read more
I have a big lump on the back of my neck prior to this I had 2 same size lumps on ea side that were all painfull & went away on their own weeks apart.
See ENT for consult: All suspicious lumps n the back of the neck require an ENT examination to try to find the primary source. See ENT for consultation and tests. ...Read more
I am 21 years old and my head is deformed and I got a big lump back of my head I need your help. What I need to do for my head to become normal?
Seek consulttion: It is hard to know what it recommend without a photo and consultation. A (facial)plastic surgeon with craniomaxillofacial experience would be appropriate. The best treatment will depend on the nature and degree of your deformity, . Good luck! ...Read more
I have a big lump at the back of my neck. It's at the upper part of my neck, right where the skull starts. Feels like a big bone sticking out.
Lymphadenitis: This is usually a swollen or infected lymph node. It must be checked out by your family physician. ...Read more
I have a big lump on my back of neck and it gives out yellow stuff when ever I scratch it what treatments should I have doctor?
See A DOCTOR: Would see a dermatologist or surgeon depending on its size and have it drained or excised. ...Read more
I'm a 11 year old and I have a big lump on my back teeth I thought it was an abcess tooth at first because my face started swelling up a little bit??
New tooth: At 11 years old you most likely still have some baby teeth in the back. For most kids your age the next to last tooth is still a baby second molar. The 'bump" may be the new permanent tooth coming in. If the "bump" is on the cheek side this is probably the case. I see this very often. The solution is to have the baby tooth removed by your dentist for the new tooth can come in better. ...Read more
Suspected spider bite - Big red lump at back of thigh light blue discoloration around. Lump less hard now but more discolored. Area is size of hand palm?
Spider bite: I advice you visit your primary care doctor. Some bites may require surgical attention and treatment ...Read more
Thyroid feels big, hard lump on back of neck, difficulty breathing, red/purple stretch marks on thighs, and occasional headaches. What could this be?
? Medication effect: First I need to know more details about the medications that you are currently taking since some of the medications (like steroids) may give occasional headaches, lump on back of the neck and stretch marks in addition to some other symptoms and signs like weight gain, elevated blood sugar, hypertension... ...Read more
I have a small bony lump just above the normal big lump at base of back of neck. When I apply pressure to it it will pop in at times?
IsYourNameQuasimodo?: Don't press too hard, your head'll fall off!! OK, now that we got that out of the way...My guess is that it's just a part of normal anatomy of the spine. The spiny part you a referring to has ligaments & other fibrous tissue/cartilage on top & you may be feeling that, especially if it feels kinda slippery and moves. So stop doing it or it'll start to hurt. Check it in a month, if larger get it checked ...Read more
I have a big lump on my lower back on the left side, where my kidneys at, close to my spine. It's really painful and making me feel sick?
Lump: I would recconmend you see your primary doctor for evaluation, this could be as simple as a fat mass (lipoma) but other possibilities need to be considered. Good luck ...Read more
I have a really sore throat with a big squishy lump in the back right hand side. It hurts to swallow. What could it be?
Hello, so I have had surgery to remove a non cancerous cyst from lower back years ago and I have a even bigger lump on lower left back between hip and spine where my scar from last surgery is. I've had extreme pain to where it hurts to walk or stand or ev
Inflammed Lymph node: The lymph nodes of the back of the neck drain the lymph fluid from the scalp area. So often when patients complain of this situation we check to make sure they don't have a lesion on the scalp. But otherwise it can be caused by a number of other things. If they don't resolve or get bigger, they should be seen, antibiotics my be necessary. ...Read more
I have noticed back of tongue there are big and small lumps at back of and back (on side) of tongue. Is that normal?
I have a lump on the back of my neck (right side), does not hurt but lump is very big sometimes my neck feel stiff.?
One lump of suger: Usual painless lump in the neck is a lipoma if it is soft, moveable and under the skin. However it should not cause your neck to be stiff. Check it out with a general practice doc or a dermatologist. ...Read more
Good evening, I'm female fourty years old, im a smoker and I have burning feeling and big lump on my upper right middle of my back. What can it be?
Hard to say: But things that I would worry about that could cause this are an infected or inflamed cyst. You could also have a skin abscess. There are other things it could be to besides what I mentioned. Without seeing it, it really is difficult to be more specific. Your best bet is to be evaluated in person. Best wishes. ...Read more
2 lumps on either side if my lower spine which big they move when pressure is applied to them and hurt when standing less painful when bending foward?
I have a lump on my lower back that itches like crazy it does not pain but it relatively big and it hard? Help please
See your doctor: Your doctor can perform an exam and tell you what is normal and not normal. You should learn how to do self testicular exams every month. What you are feeling is likely your epididymis (on both sides) which is where sperm is stored on its way from the testicle to the vas deferens and finally out the urethra. The only person who can confirm this is your doctor. ...Read more
I have got about 50 or 60 lumps on my back can you tell me what you think it is the are big and really sore and some have got pus in them?
Sebaceuos cyst: Glands in the skin that keep skin lubricated produce an oily substance called sebum. Some people are predisposed to enlargement of the glands and formation of cysts that then get infected. See your doctor for treatment, as skin infections are often due to stapph bacteri, and now it is not uncommon to have a resistant staph call mrsa. ...Read more
I look like the hunch back of notre dame because of the big lump on my spine, on the back of my neck. It is very painful to the touch. What do I do?
See a Dr.: Have the lump evaluated and tested. It may be a benign fatty tumor called a lipoma, or a benign hump like that seen is certain disease like Cushings syndrome. Get yourself checked out and maybe the lump can be taken care of too. Best wishes. ...Read more
I have 3lumps developing on my head one is big and is painful I also have a small lump in the back of my neck that moves up and down and it hurts also?
Adenitis: Lymph glands enlarged.....usually indicate infection in the adjacent area. See PMD ...Read more
I have a lump in the back of my neck about one square inch big and it hurts. I had it for 8 months but now it hurts. It is hard to sleep.
See doctor...: You need to have this examined by your doctor to figure out what it is and to get it treated. If it has been there for 8 months, it is not going to go away on its own. There are many possibilities of what this could be but it can't be diagnosed without examining it-need to know if it is discolored, how hard or soft it is, its exact location, etc. Please see your doctor to get this taken care of. ...Read more
I'm 22 I have like 6 to 8 lumps on my neck and back. Some get big and then very small. Some have been there for long time. Could it be cancer?
Need to examine:
It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without examining you, however, cancer is very unlikely. What you described may be pimples. You may consult this site for home remedies for acne and if that does not work, it would be prudent to see a doctor:
http://www. Webmd. Com/skin-problems-and-treatments/acne/acne-vulgaris-home-treatment ...Read more
I have a lump just near lower spine was small as a pea but now as big and hard as a golf ball having pain in spine also. What could this be thanks?
Have it checked: Sounds like you should have the lum looked at, especially since it is growing ...Read more
I get these lumps on my head they r really hard&sore I squeeze them and clear stuff comes out but then in a few hours back to the same hard big lump?
I have a lump on my back the size of half a football do limpoma s grow that big? It starts just below my shoulder blade and curves to my side
See your doctor: Lipomas can get very large. Lipomas can be removed. See a surgeon to evaluate for excision. ...Read more