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Hard Lump Under Skin On Arm
Hi, um I have a hard lump under my skin on my upper arm and then their one more starting to developed what is this ?
Needs evaluation: Individual diagnoses are beyond the scope of this forum; HealthTap Prime or a doctor's office are needed to do that properly. In the case of diagnosing a hard lump under the skin, nothing beats the ability to feel it on physical exam in an office. ...Read more
Skin Bumps: There are a number skin conditions that cause lumps and bumps to appear on the surface or just below the skin. The most common ones are lister below: skin cysts, cherry angioma, dermatofibromas, epidermoid cysts, folliculitis, keratoacanthoma, keratosis pilaris, lipomas, neurofibromas. ...Read more
I punctured my arm on a bromeliad thorn. Now several weeks later I have a hard lump under the skin like a large bb. It is slightly painful?
Hello, I had a volteral injection about 3 weeks ago now, I have a hard lump under my skin and the area about 5 inches in my upper arm that is numb?
It could be the volt: I would have expected the voltarel to have been absorbed but it is possible it is still there in one form or another. It may have caused a hematoma which was there initially and now has fibrosis in it. You can see your physician to evaluate this.You may need a biopsy. The numbness may be related to nerve injury. ...Read more
Hard lump somewhat deep under skin on outer upper left arm. Feels about the size of a dime. Gotten bigger over the last month. Doesn't move. Lipoma?
Maybe: There are many tumors that can grow larger as well as things like ganglions etc. You need a consult with a dermatologist, a surgeon, or an onchologist. ...Read more
I have a hard lump under my skin on my elbow (base of bicep). It is hot and is moderately painful when i touch it or stretch my arm. Diametr is ab 1cm
I was applying some pressure on my arm and I found a few bb sized ball (or even smaller) lumps/bumps under neath the skin. It's hard and moveable.. I can't see it. I can only feel it when I applied some pressure...it's not painful or anything..is this a c
Valves: If they appear only with pressure, more likely to be valves in veins. ...Read more
Have several lumps under the skin in my arms. Shoulders and upper back. They are smooth raised lumps with a hard core in center. What could they be?
Probable cysts: These may be wens(sebaceous cysts) but a physician will have to examine them for proper diagnosis. ...Read more