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I have a very small painless lump on my hand you can only feel it, it's not visible to the eye, and I've had it for roughly 2-3months ?

I have a very small painless lump on my hand you can only feel it, it's not visible  to the eye, and I've had it for roughly 2-3months ?

Depending on where: it is on your hand, and size can determine what it could be. Is it on the back or your hand, or palm? Is it tiny or is it large? When do you notice it? Is it by the wrist? Each factor can help determine what it can be. The fact that it's painless is great, and talk with your PCP about it. It can easily be imaged to view what's there if it's large enough. Start there, and don't worry! ...Read more

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I have a lump on my hand near my wrist . I have no pain what so ever .doc did xray saw nothing on bone she said its on top of a tissue. What is this??

I have a lump on my hand near my wrist . I have no pain what so ever .doc did xray saw nothing on bone she said its on top of a tissue. What is this??

Ganglion cyst?: See if this description fits: www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/ganglion-cyst/multimedia/ganglion-cyst/img-20009006

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What would cause lumps to form in the palm of my hand?

What would cause lumps to form in the palm of my hand?

Dupytren's Contractu: More than likely you have a condition called dupytren's contractures. These show up along the tendons of the palm o f the hands and can begin to interfere with your grip and can be painful. See your pcp or see an hand surgeon if available for an opinion. ...Read more

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I have a lump on the back of my hand sort of in the middle.It causes some pain when i bend my hand down. What should i do?

I have a lump on the back of my hand sort of in the middle.It causes some pain when i bend my hand down. What should i do?

Ganglionic Cyst: It is most likely a ganglionic cyst or synovial cyst. These are mobile and compressible, like a ball with air in it, not hard like a rock. Please see your primary care physician for diagnosis and treatment. Corticosteroid injections can shrink it. if you rest your hand and the pain doesn't improve, you may need an orthopedic hand specialist's opinion. ...Read more

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I have these small skin coloured lumps on the back of my hands they are painless not itchy it started about 8years ago with just a few now I have lots?

I have these small skin coloured lumps on the back of my hands they are painless not itchy it started about 8years ago with just a few now I have lots?

Warts?: Molluscum Contagiousum? See a dermatologist. I hope this helps. If you want to talk more about this contact me by e-mail or text chat or video chat at www.healthtap.com/dryetimyan ...Read more

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The palm of my hand was hurting I figured it was cause of my crutches,when I looked I have a small lump under my skin kind of dark is it a bloodclot?

The palm of my hand was hurting I figured it was cause of my crutches,when I looked I have a small lump under my skin kind of dark is it a bloodclot?

Probably not: Probably not a blood clot in the typical use of the term. It could be a small hematoma or a pressure phenomena from rhe crutch use. I would let your doctor look at it and an exam alone will likely determine the diagnosis and appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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Hello, Is it possible to feel your ovaries? I can feel two almost symmetrical lumps however the one on the right is slightly bigger than the one on the left hand side? Please help, there's no pain but I'm worried Thank you

Hello, 

Is it possible to feel your ovaries? I can feel two almost symmetrical lumps however the one on the right is slightly bigger than the one on the left hand side? 
Please help, there's no pain but I'm worried
Thank you

Feeling possible: Feeling that your ovaries are present can occur but unlikely for most, unless enlarged and is then described as pelvic pressure. An examination by a MD can confirm or deny your perception and allay any concerns. ...Read more

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5yr old daughter has a hard painless lump on the back of her hand?

5yr old daughter has a hard painless lump on the back of her hand?

Most likely benign: The majority of painless lumps on the back of the hand are usually benign. One possibility is a ganglion cyst might have formed. No matter the etiology of the painless lump this should be evaluated by a physician to determine the location of the lump. Some benign masses on the hand may cause weakness or limitations of the joint. ...Read more

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