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I've had a hard lump on the right side of my neck for about 5 months. It's grown to about 2.5 cm, is non-movable, and doesn't hurt. I'm 16/female. ??

I've had a hard lump on the right side of my neck for about 5 months. It's grown to about 2.5 cm, is non-movable, and doesn't hurt. I'm 16/female. ??

Possible Lymph Node: I think you have had this hard lump on right side of your neck for 5 months and has not changed.It may be a large Lymph node or some kind I suggest you get it checked Ask your parents to take you to the family doctor pr the pediatrician and get this checked ...Read more

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What could a painful, hard, non movable lump on 9 month old sons left clavicle area be?? When X-ray shows normal 2 times??

What could a painful, hard, non movable lump on 9 month old sons left clavicle area be?? When X-ray shows normal 2 times??

Lump: It is probably an enlarged lymph node and likely benign. It could be a cyst of some kind, but thats less likely. Why was it xrayed twice? See your pediatrician. The baby should be examined for other "lumps" particularly in both axillae, groin, and opposite neck area. I would check the baby's CBC to make sure the white count wasn't ominous. ...Read more

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I have a lump on my occipital bone. it is hard, non movable, painless, and is on the left side. what could It be? I suffer from constant all over pain

I have a lump on my occipital bone. it is hard, non movable, painless, and is on the left side. what could It be? I suffer from constant all over pain

Occipital lumps: The most common cause for an occipital lump is trauma, from either direct bang or from a MVA. The two most common causes for systemic pains is Lyme Disease and Mold toxicity. Get checked ...Read more

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I have a hard non-movable (larger than a couple cm) painless lump (under the skin) in my left groin area on my pubic bone. What could this be?

I have a hard non-movable (larger than a couple cm) painless lump (under the skin) in my left groin area on my pubic bone. What could this be?

Sounds like: Hernia, enlarged lymph node, tumor, or blood clot. You need to show it to a doctor to make sure, and sometimes you need imaging to tell the difference among the above choices. ...Read more

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I have small a little hard non movable lump on the of my head / neck above hairline it does not grow in size not painful its under skin / scalp help?

I have small a little hard non movable lump on the of my head / neck above hairline it does not grow in size not painful its under skin / scalp help?

See MD to b safe : Probably should have it checked out by a doc to be on safe side. If it is not growing larger that's a good sign, but if it's hard and not moveable that "could be" a more serious growth. Hard to say without an actual exam. ...Read more

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Small hard non movable lump directly on collar bone where it meets my shoulder. Been there for a few months no injurys to it before. What coul it be?

Small hard non movable  lump directly on collar bone where it meets my shoulder. Been there for a few months no injurys to it before. What coul it be?

Ac joint: The collar bone meets the shoulder at the acromioclavicular joint. That joint can get swollen, inflamed, or even arthritic among multiple other reasons it may get enlarged. Usually an exam and xray can determine the cause and if any treatment is indicated. Thank you for the question. ...Read more

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