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Cyst (Definition)

A cyst is a structure or mass that consists of a cellular lined sac. It is typically filled with fluid but may be filled with solid material. It can be congenital, traumatic, or acquired. They may develop nearly anywhere in the body and usually require complete excision for eradication or they are likely to recur. Fluid filled sacs that are not cellular lined ...Read more


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Do cyst by throat hurt to the touch?

Do cyst by throat hurt to the touch?

Possibly: Possibly. If you have a swelling of the neck/throat that is tender to touch, see and ENT doc for assessment. ...Read more

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Feels like deep "cyst" (s) deep underneath skin of outside right thigh can not see only feel if pressed I had 1 now I have 2 hurts a lot hurts to touch?

Feels like deep "cyst" (s) deep underneath skin of outside right thigh can not see only feel if pressed I had 1 now I have 2 hurts a lot hurts to touch?

? infected cyst: I would see a primary care physician or dermatology just to see if you have an infected cyst. You may need antibiotics or it may need to be drained. Another possibility is a type of fatty tumor known as an angio lipoma which can be painful. ...Read more

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I have a cyst below my rib cage. It hurts sometimes when I touch it. It's bigger then a pea smaller then a Lima bean. Should I be worried?

I have a cyst below my rib cage. It hurts sometimes when I touch it. It's bigger then a pea smaller then a Lima bean. Should I be worried?

Cyst: This could be a cyst or a lipoma, but would have to be examined by a physician for diagnosis and advice about whether treatment is needed. Since it's tender at times, you might as well get it checked. ...Read more

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I'm a 32 year old woman and I've had a hysterectomy 5 years ago. Resently I had a cyst on my last remaining ovary and it popped. Now I'm having burning pain in that area and it hurts extremely bad to touch it where as when I had the cyst it was a stabbin

I'm a 32 year old woman and I've had a hysterectomy 5 years ago. Resently I had a cyst on my last remaining ovary and it popped. Now I'm having burning pain in that area and it hurts extremely bad to touch it where as when I had the cyst it was a stabbin

Pelvic pain=get seen: First I am sorry you are hurting.
Lower abdomen pain can be due to several sources including kidney stones, appendicitis (is your pelvic pain on the right?) or ovary cyst rupture. All are very painful. Usually with a confirmed ruptured cyst, time will heal and you can take pain meds (otc tylenol/aleve) or get a prescription. A long term solution could be surgery (i don't recommend @ this time). ...Read more

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I have a cyst like lump sort of between my anus and vagina that sort of hurts to touch... Can you tell me what this might be? Is it dangerous?

I have a cyst like lump sort of between my anus and vagina that sort of hurts to touch... Can you tell me what this might be? Is it dangerous?

Folliculitis: Go have it evaluated as that is an area that we should be careful about infections, they can go deep easily (fourner's, perirectal abscess formation). Go to your doctor and be be treated appropriately. ...Read more

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I found lump on my pubic region it hurts when I touch it, its hard, its not itchy and no pus. It doesn't look like a cyst. Worried could b cancerous?

I found lump on my pubic region it hurts when I touch it, its hard, its not itchy and no pus. It doesn't look like a cyst. Worried could b cancerous?

Cysts on labia: Can get infected and need to be seen by someone that can determine need for culture, antibiotics or incision and drainage. It is very, very unlikely to be cancer. ...Read more

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I have a little bump on my panty line, its feels kind of sore & it hurts when I touch it its not visible & has no color. Is it a cyst or muscle pull?

I have a little bump on my panty line, its feels kind of sore & it hurts when I touch it its not visible & has no color. Is it a cyst or muscle pull?

Reassurance: This is possibly small lymphanodes that sometimes changes their size depending the period or sexual activity. If it increase in size yo need to be seen by Doctor. But not the cyst or muscle. ...Read more

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I have cysts! One on my arm and one on my face near my eyebrow. I've also had something on my chin that looks like one but this one hurts when I touch it?

I have cysts! One on my arm and one on my face near my eyebrow. I've also had something on my chin that looks like one but this one hurts when I touch it?

Cysts: Cysts or similar lesions can represent many different things. If tender there is usually some associated inflammation. Have these checked by your dermatologist to get a proper in person diagnosis ...Read more

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Breast cyst is warm to the touch, red, very painful, growing, red circle around it. Even my shirt touching it hurts. What to do?

Breast cyst is warm to the touch, red, very painful, growing, red circle around it. Even my shirt touching it hurts. What to do?

Need to be checked: Due to the possibility of infection, you need to see a health care provider, preferably a breast care specialist as soon as possible. An ultrasound study will be very helpful and if needed an aspiration or other intervention may have to be considered. ...Read more

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I have a cyst on my stomach, it is red and swollen because it had ruptured a few days ago. It now hurts to the touch. What can I take for pain?

Skin lesion: Hi, I'm afraid that could be an abscess and you would need Antibiotics treatment, no way to know for sure unless a doctor evaluates the lesion properly, I suggest that you see an MD ASAP. Meanwhile you can take Tylenol (acetaminophen) or Motrin. ...Read more

Tactile (Definition)

Pleural fremitus is a palpable vibration of the wall of the thorax caused by friction between the parietal and visceral pleura of the lungs. See pleural friction rub for the auditory ...Read more