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I have a red bump under my arm its red and hard. Hurts to touch or when my shirt or when i move my arm. I was síndrome what it could be.

I have a red bump under my arm its red and hard. Hurts to touch or when my shirt or when i move my arm. I was síndrome what it could be.

You : Mean armpit? If this is a case you have hidrosadenitis which is an inflammation of sweat glands. Go please and see a doctor as you may need antibiotics or even open it up to drain if on can detect pus. Do not neglect this. Do not use antiperspirants just deodorants as the first could create what you have. Some medical voices claimed that antiperspirants my play a role in causing breast cancer. ...Read more

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What are these bumps under my arm?

What are these bumps under my arm?

Uncertain: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. Once accurately assessed a treatment plan can be developed. ...Read more

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I have a nasty bump under my arm it hurts i had it for over a month now but i don't have insurance?

I have a nasty bump under my arm it hurts i had it for over a month now but i don't have insurance?

Could be infection: Just because you don't have insurance does not mean you cannot get healthcare. There are free clinics available. Call your city health department and get directed to either a county health facility or free clinic. Given the length of time is could be a boil or ingrown hair or an abscess (contained infection). Please have it looked at and cared for immediately. ...Read more

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I have these bumps under my arm pit and they hurt, some of the bumps are on the out side of my skin and some are under my skin. What are they?

Please see: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. These could be cysts or one of the painful tumors or apocrine acne. ...Read more

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I got a big red bump under my arm and it hurts. I squeezed it and blood& fluid came out not it is just red and hard. What should I do?

I got a big red bump under my arm and it hurts. I squeezed it and blood& fluid came out not it is just red and hard. What should I do?

Abscess : Hi, an abscess is the body's way of "walling off" an infection it cannot fight on its own. It will be a growing, warm, red, tender mass, and could form anywhere on the body. Tx often consists of incision and draining of pus, heat, rest, and possible antibiotics. Recurrent axillary abscess' are called hidradenitis supprativa, responds to sugery, laser, and restriction of close shaving practices. ...Read more

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I have a painful bump under my arm under the skin. It is not an open wound. Any idea what it is / what I should do? It appeared a few days ago.

I have a painful bump under my arm under the skin. It is not an open wound. Any idea what it is / what I should do? It appeared a few days ago.

Many possibilities: A lump under the skin could be as a result of different reasons of which could include an ingrown hair, lipoma, ganglion, abscess, or an inflamed lymph node. Have it evaluated by your physician to get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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