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I've had a black lump the size of a pea on my back for nearly a year. This doesn't seem to have grown but is painful when touched. Could it be cancet?
Needs to be checked:
A te, nder black lump under your butt which is tender to touch needs to be checked by your doctor. It may be an Abscess, A hematoma, or a cyst or tumor. Needs more detailed history, like any history of trauma, any associated symptoms, how long it has been there etc. And Physical Exam to feel if it is soft, firm or hard or fluctuating
Since it is painful I suggest you get it checked asap ...Read more
Here are some. ..: Without further details such as its size, symptoms, duration, interval, progress, etc, it's hard to say what it may be. Clinically, sebaceous cyst is common. So, pack up its related symptoms and signs to Doc for review, analysis + physical exam + possible tests so to deduce possible Dx for reasonable Rx / counseling... ...Read more
I have a small blue black lump on my head its not painful, but I have headaches since last few days. Wanted to know whether it could be a tumour??
Small black lump in stool I cant think of anything I would have ate to cause this should I be concerned?
Black lump: No worries. If it recurs see your doctor. ...Read more
I have a small purple/black lump on the left side of my tongue that has gotten larger over the past year. It feels like there is a "knot". What is it?
I have a small black lump on my clit. It becomes irritated and hurts. It has also started to itch. I have also been losing more head hair than usual.?
Must see MD: No, not must see TV but an MD to assess your situation and determine outcome. ...Read more
35yr old and I get frequent earaches. I have had my ears cleaned 2x in 3yrs and had a hard black lump come out each time. What could be wrong?
About a week ago, I noticed a small pea sized black lump on my labia minora near my urethral opening. What is this?
Gyn exam: Without a vaginal exam, I suggest a GYN evaluation: this may be a cyst, gowth or infection; however, must be examined. ...Read more
Black lump under boob for about 2 wks. I thought it was from a bad underwire or a pimple. It's not sore now but was initially.
Abnormal: It is difficult to guess what this could be without a visual examination, but this sounds abnormal enough that you should see your doctor or a gynecologist to see if this needs imaging or a biopsy. You'll want to know what potential this has to be a cancer. Hopefully you don't have any family history ...Read more
Cause of a small purple/black lump under skin on bridge of nose which has lasted for at least 2 months and doesn't hurt but feels uncomfortable?
Hard to tell: Without a picture. Maybe a lipoma if it doesn't hurt which is usually harmless ...Read more
Just saw marble size black lump in bm. Thought possibly just food so poked at it w/latex glove. Def not food, it's poo. Red blood lately too. Already did ibd workup (neg). Temp 99.5 for a month. Er?
I have a small black lump on my lower eyelid. It has been there for a month. Is this something to be concerned about? ? Melanoma
2-3 inch away from the vagina, on the thighs, a black lump for 2 yrs. Gets big during periods. Sometimes itches and oozes pus and blood.
Go to the Doctor: Please sign off of the internet and go see your physician or a skin specialist. You have waited two years with this problem. It will not be solved on the internet. ...Read more
I have a black lump (few milimeters) on my upper lip (few months) lately it's been getting bigger and hurts. There are also some white spots in it?
See your doctor: Have a doctor take a look at it and decide how to proceed ...Read more
Near d vagina, on d thighs, thr is a black lump which increases nd decreases depending on d periods. At times it itches nd ozzes blood nd pus. For 2yr?
Draining cyst: You have a possible Bartholin's draining cyst which needs to treated through drainage and treated with antibiotics by your doctor ...Read more
Big black lump in my mouth on my right cheek, it's painful and it spread to the left side I have black bloody stuff all over my tongue and rash onarm?
I had my tooth taken out a week ago today. I have just woke up to a big red/black lump in my mouth which was the blood clot. Will I get dry socket?
AV graft, aftr dialysis next morning a black lump on neck, applied heat pack it spreads on body making tummy hard? Is it internal blood leakage frm graft
See MD ASAP: Sounds like a problem. See the surgeon ASAP. ...Read more
Black hard lump in the gap between clitoris and beginning of labia minora what could it be? It turns grayish when I shower. Doesn't hurt or itch
I have a black purplish lump behind my ear. It dosent hurt unless I press on it. Will it go away by its on? How much time?
Exam needed: Without a physician inspecting this lesion a diagnosis is not possible. It could be a wen, inclusion cyst, ingrown hair, or an enlarged lymph node. If symptoms persist, worsens, or the lump doesn't recede within a week or so, see your physician or a dermatologist.. ...Read more
I have a black purplish lump behind my ear. It dosent hurt unless I squeeze it. Please tell me what it is and when it will go away. Is it dangerous?
Needs evaluation: Your lump needs to be seen and evaluated. Sooner rather than later. ...Read more
There is a black darkish soft lump in between my testicles and anus area. I am 18, do I need to show my family doctor?
Need to see: Your doctor. Any type of newly formed lump definitely needs to be examined for a proper diagnosis and treatment plan, which may include a biopsy. I recommend getting it seen quickly if possible! ...Read more
Consider eval: These lesions would need to be examined, a history obtained & other tests may be necessary in order to diagnose them. Usually the lesions needs to be identified to determine the solution. ...Read more
I have a semi large lump or mass in the bottom of my sack and an area around the lump is black and blue what could this be?
Lump with black dot at center I've had for months right at top of my pubic area is suddenly tender to the touch and very red in the surrounding area.?
Cyst: This may be a sebaceous cyst (wen) which is now infected and may require antibiotics and/or drainage. I recommend that you see your physician or a surgeon in view of redness and tenderness. In the meantime apply hot (not too hot) water applications, pat dry and apply an antibacterial ointment like neosporin or bacitracin. ...Read more