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Cyst Under The Arm
Iam having a cyst under the arm from my age 10yrs, when touching it is very pain and the size is not increased is it cancer my age 32yrs?
Unlikely: But get it removed biopsied to avoid infection and pain. ...Read more
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
I am 42 yrs old hispanic female I've never had a cyst under my arm it started with 1 now I have 3 the smallest one looks very dark and painful w/ rash?
Cyst: You may have a cyst and infection under your arm from shaving. Consult your doctor for help. ...Read more
I have a small cyst under my arm, after a ultrasound the Dr said it was as calcified sebaceous cyst and that I shouldn't worry. What does this mean?
Sebaceous cyst: arises from a clogged sebaceous gland(secretes an oily material that lubricates hair and skin). Epidermoid inclusion cysts are more common and may look similar. Both types of cysts are benign but can be removed if they are bothersome or inflamed. ...Read more
Should i get the cyst under my right arm closet to my heart removed? I've had one removed in the past.
Diagnosed with hidradenitis suppurativa today. I only have 1 tiny cyst under arm. No others ever.What are some labs/test to prove or disprove this?
Cyst under arm and pilonidal cyst, swollen glands everywhere,rash on wrist,weight loss,and dizziness and general feeling unwell. What could this be?
I am 18 years old.I am suffering from sebaeceous cyst in both under arm which comes and goes within 2 days.Doctors told to keep the area clean.Help pl?
Hi doc. I wanted to know how can I get rid of lump or cyst w/pus from under my arm pit without having to go to the doctors office i don't have $ to go?
Moisture control: ? Hidradenitis? If it is, few helpful tips here: keep the area clean and dry-stuff a terry towel roll in your armpit if you have to. Avoid scented deodorant/ antiperspirant /soap - the additives that smell good can cause irritation. Don't shave - clip if you need to. Hygiene is a must to avoid infection. However, even if you are "super clean" - you will likely need a doctor's help on occasions. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer