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Hard Lump On My Ankle
I have a medium to small lump right above the left side of my ankle on my left leg. It is not painful at all. Any ideas of what it is?
I have a medium: It could be a cyst which is filled with fluid and can happen after an injury or almost jello type tissue if you have had it for a while or a lipoma, that consists of fatty tissue , both cause no problems. However, if the lump is getting bigger or is not going away, best to see a podiatrist or a surgeon , get an ultrasound and/or an MRI to find exactly what it is. ...Read more
Had heel pain for a few weeks. Now I noticed a small hard lump on my inner ankle. Somewhat painful, accompanied with slight swelling.
Lump Science.: Although it is possible for the heel pain and lump presence to be related , it is more than likely not so probable. Lumps need to be defined and appreciated in a more definable manner. Size, color, temperature, mobility and speed of growth are just a few of the factors to consider with soft tissue masses, especially in the foot. With the help of a specialist a more definitive reason is possible. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a hard lump on my stomach, ankle, and upper leg that is no bigger than a pea what should I do?
In regards to the hard lump on the back of my.Ankle near my.Tendon it is rock hard and has been for a year and a half. Not soft or spongy?
I have a hard lump on my foot near my ankle....this disappears then returns....my dr sent me for x-ray but nothing showed up as the lump had gone sinc?
Have a lump on my ankle with scab took scab off lil pus came out now its hard and painful what is it? There's something still n it my ankle n foot sw
I have a hard itchy lump on the inside of my ankle. It's been there for a few years. It's slightly red, what could it be?
I have a nickel sized lump on the back of my ankle It began with what looked like a bug bite now its a hard lump I've had it for 1.5 weeks What is it?
I have two lumps on my shin above my ankle. They are hard but not painful. In order for me to notice they were even there someone had to point them ou?
It is almost: impossible to diagnose over the internet when physical findings cannot be evaluated visually and with palpation. You need to make an appointment with a health care professional for evaluation. Make an appointment today. ...Read more
I got bit by something last night and this morning and all the bites have swollen up into hard lumps. Even those on the face. What do I need to do? I cut one open on my ankle and the swelling reduced, but is still there. That's not an option on face.
There's this non painful lump under my outer ankle. It looks like an extra bone but it's not very hard. What could it be?
Varies: There are a number of possibilities such as a ganglion, a calcification in the adjacent tendon, an accessory bone that did not fuse among many other possibilities. I would not hesitate to be seen for an accurate diagnosis. ...Read more
Broke and sprained ankle in Aug. Noticed today a hard lump just above high ankle slightly to the outside of leg. Concern? Normal? What is this?
See orthopedic: doctor and have it checked.Get a more detailed answer ›
Mass Unknown Foot: You definitely want to have someone check any masses of unknown origin (like dropping something on your foot). Sometimes these are ganglions, but they are soft normally. Could be a bone spur with soft tissue coverage needing an xray to diagnosis. I would start with an evaluation and xray to be safe and go from there. Dr rich blake. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have some hard lumps on both of my lower legs on the inside just to the side of my knees and down by my ankles. They hurt more at night and itch?
I have a hard lump on my lower inner left leg about halfway between my knee and ankle you cannot see it only feel it and can be sensitive to touch should I be worried ?
Should be evaluated : Although the majority of lumps and bumps that appear on arms and legs are benign. The only way to be sure is to see a doctor and have it examined. Sometimes an MRI is needed to make the diagnosis. Best not to ignore it especially if it is painful or sensitive. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers