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Do breast cancer tumor hurts?

Do breast cancer tumor hurts?

Not usually...: But there are always exceptions to any rule. Breast cancers can present as a mass, or with nipple discharge, or skin dimpling etc. The only way to know for sure and get some peace of mind is to see your doctor for an evaluation. May need mammogram, ultrasound, MRI and/or a biopsy for a definite determination. Unless you have a strong family history, odds are low you're dealing with a cancer. ...Read more

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How bad do posteria fossa tumor headaches hurt? Are they severe?

How bad do posteria fossa tumor headaches hurt? Are they severe?

Unpredictable: If the tumor is large and growing and particularly raising the pressure inside the skull it can be very severe if small and slowly growing or treated adequately patient may have no headache if swelling is reduced if present , by steroids the headache will be reduced. ...Read more

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How can having a benign meningioma tumor hurt you?

How can having a benign meningioma tumor hurt you?

Depends: Even a benign meningioma can grow into a problem- pain, headaches, seizures can occur. Other symptoms may vary on the location of the tumor in the brain. ...Read more

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Will cancer and tumors hurt?

Will cancer and tumors hurt?

Late: With a few exceptions (vascular leiomyoma, eccrine spiradenoma), tumors / cancers usually cause pain only late in their course when they damage bone or nerve or impinge on important structures. This is what makes them so treacherous. ...Read more

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Should I be worried if a benign tumor starts to hurt or twinge?

Should I be worried if a benign tumor starts to hurt or twinge?

Possibly.: Benign tumors do not spread to distant sites. However they can grow and cause local issues. If the growth begins to cause pain it may be causing local damage due to its size. Recommend that you see your primary md for further evaluation. Even benign tumors sometimes need to be removed. ...Read more

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Adrenal and tumor removed 2 weeks ago. Should the incision area feel like a knot and hurt?

Yes it would: There would be some tenderness in this area for 4-6 weeks. Take some tylenol (acetaminophen) if the pain is mild. Any severe pain you should report to your surgeon. ...Read more

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Its hard and hurts ans swelled does that sound like a tumor and csn it bust if it is and hurt me?

Cyst: A surface mass that feels tire-rubber-firm (not woody-hard) and that you suspect would burst is very likely an epidermoid inclusion ("sebaceous") cyst. It seems to be bothering you as it would most people, and should be seen and probably excised, and if you have a mass of uncertain nature, excision is generally a good choice. ...Read more

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What is this? I have two round balls growing inside towards the side of my neck one ball is bigger then the other you can't see it only feel it when you touch it and it doesn't hurt do I need to remove it ? Is it a tumor ?

What is this? I have two round balls growing inside towards the side of my neck one ball is bigger then the other you can't see it only feel it when you touch it and it doesn't hurt do I need to remove it ? Is it a tumor ?

Your : Your description is a bit confusing. Not sure what you mean ×´inside towards the side of youe neck×´ the possibilities of what this balls mean is very broad. You need to see an ear nose and throat dr. So he can examine you. I would do it sooner than later. Michel siegel, md. ...Read more

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