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Hard mass on area interior to elbow suspected vascular blocked which was r/o?

Hard mass on area interior to elbow suspected vascular blocked which was r/o?

Elbow mass: Has an X-Ray of the elbow been done to look for a bone growth or spur? Perhaps an orthopedic surgeon could offer some advice. ...Read more

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Small mobile tender mass when leaning on elbow. Is it a cyst causes my elbow pain and how do I fix it?

Small mobile tender mass when leaning on elbow. Is it a cyst causes my elbow pain and how do I fix it?

Olecranon bursitis: The olcranon process is the back of the hunge joint at the elbow. A bursa is a sac that sits over the outside of a joint to cushion the soft tissues from injury. The olecranon bursa can become inflamed, usually from trauma, like leaning a lot on your elbows. An inflamed bursa is called a bursitis. It is often treated with anti-inflammatoies, ace wraps, aspiration of fluid, or a cortisone injection. ...Read more

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7 yrs bilateral ulnar pain at wrist/elbow. 3mm bulge@C4.NegativeEMG/NCV. Edema at ulna, fat atrophy at opponen digiti minimi. No mass. Shoulder/neck pain?

Myelogram: You may need another opinion and a myelogram. other considerations are some kind of musculoskeletal arthritis syndrome and a rheumatologist may also be of assistance ...Read more

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I have a hard mass under the skin in my arm, it's about an inch wide. I noticed it probably 5 years ago when it was much smaller. Should I worry?

I have a hard mass under the skin in my arm, it's about an inch wide. I noticed it probably 5 years ago when it was much smaller. Should I worry?

Yes: Hi Judy. How much to worry depends a bit on your age and what it feels like. Could just be a swollen sweat gland or oil gland (hydradenitis). But it could also be a growth that should be removed. I would strongly suggest scheduling with your general practiioner who may want to refer you to a dermatologist or surgeon. ...Read more

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I have an auxially mass like tumor formed in my left arm it is round shaped when I touched it hardly I feels pain otherwise it doest pain in the arm?

I have an auxially mass like tumor formed in my left arm it is round shaped when I touched it hardly I feels pain otherwise it doest pain in the arm?

Axillary Mass: Hi, this sounds like it could be an abscess. These are painful, warm, red, fast appearing masses under the skin. An abscess generally needs to be drained and treated with antibiotics. See a medical provider today. Good luck. ...Read more

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Extremely painful hard upper arm mass, not visible been there for many months no injury hot to touch hurts/hard to move arm. Pain spreading down arm.?

Extremely painful hard upper arm mass, not visible been there for many months no injury hot to touch hurts/hard to move arm. Pain spreading down arm.?

Abscess?: I would urge you to see your family doctor and let him/her examine this painful, hard, upper arm mass. He/she may be able to treat it themselves or should know which specialist to refer you to get it resolved. Do not put this off any longer. Call the office first thing in the morning. Best wishes. ...Read more

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I would like to quickly regain arm muscle mass?

I would like to quickly regain arm muscle mass?

No quick fix. Takes-: -a good weight lifting program and a lot of work to attain this. Also there is a genetic code that will only let your body gain muscle mass and strength, the strength may B there but the definition may B less evident. ...Read more

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I have this large mass come up on my left arm my arm is very painful could it be cancer?

I have this large mass come up on my left arm my arm is very painful could it be cancer?

It could be...: Anything, from what you've told me so far. It's trying to get your attention, with all this pain.Listen to your body and go get this checked out. Stop the worry...& go in. ...Read more

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What to do if I have a very good core but lack arm and chest mass. How do I get them bigger?

What to do if I have a very good core but lack arm and chest mass. How do I get them bigger?

Arm tips: Going for big guns. These exercises help to build arm muscle: push downs, pin presses, dumbbell wrist curls, dips, rolling extensions, barbell wrist curls, preacher curls, chin ups, lying barbell triceps extensions, thick grip curls, concentration curls & lying dumbbell triceps extensions. ...Read more

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Was diagnosed with a isoechoic circumscribed solid mass in upper arm. Internal vascularity present. What does it mean?

Was diagnosed with a isoechoic circumscribed solid mass in upper arm. Internal vascularity present. What does it mean?

The report: Should include possibilities for the mass seen on ultrasound. Soft, solid, masses often represent fatty tumors (lipomas). However, ultrasound can be limited when it comes to determining what a soft tissues mass is composed of or what structures it involves. Often, MRI is needed to clarify. ...Read more

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I have a small hard mass inside my left arm below my bicep only a dull pain when I toich ot. What might this be?

I have a small hard mass inside my left arm below my bicep only a dull pain when I toich ot. What might this be?

Many things: It could be caused by a pinched nerve in your neck when your neck tightens up. Heart pain is usually in your left arm but it can be in your right arm. Do see your doctor or a cardiologist and get it checked out. ...Read more

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I have a large mass on my bicep. It can be felt when pushed it seems to swell and cause numbness in my arm. On my MRI, "no mass was detected"??

I have a large mass on my bicep. It can be felt when pushed it seems to swell and cause numbness in my arm. On my MRI, "no mass was detected"??

MRI can miss masses: In my experience, the most common soft tissue mass missed on MRI is a lipoma, a benign tumor made up of cells containing fat, which look very like the surrounding fat surrounding on MRI. The thin capsule may not be visible. Numbness may be due to pressure on nerve. Other tumors such as schwannoma are less often not easily seen on MRI. A surgeon is often the best person to evaluate these lesions ...Read more

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Our 16 year old grandson has recently lost bicep muacle mass in right arm. He cannot even throw a beachball.?

Our 16 year old grandson has recently lost bicep muacle mass in right arm. He cannot even throw a beachball.?

Sudden loss?: Sudden loss of biceps muscle mass in one arm sounds like a tendon avulsion. The tendon pulls away from the humerus bone. Better take him to his doc. He might need an orthopedic consult. Facioscapularhumeral muscular dystrophy starts more gradually. Also it is inherited as a dominant condition so usually other family members are affected. See doc. ...Read more

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