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I Have A Hard Lump On My Neck
I have a hard lump on my neck. I don't feel sick and I doesnt hurt. Sometimes it shrinks but when my throat hurts it come back. What it is?
I have a hard, immovable lump on my neck underneath my jaw line. It's causing aching and tenderness along my jaw. Should I be worried?
Yes you should: you need to see a doctor the hard lump either a lymph node that will disappear after a course of antibiotics or it has to be removed and biopsy or it could be a mass on your parotid gland either way you need medical care so go and see a doctor good luck and thank you for using health tap ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a hard, fixated lump in my neck (under ear) and in my inner right thigh. I noticed the pea-sized lump in my neck and groin about 2 years ago.
Lump in neck/groin: May be a lymph node from chronic sinusitis in the neck and prostatitis/urethritis in the groin or autoimune conditions.. Seek medical attention at urgent care as lymph nodes can enlarge for other reasons like masses/tumors (less likley but still possible) so you need to have it checked out. ...Read more
No : New hard lumps with minimal discomfort that do not move easily on palpation are worrysome. ...Read more
Needs evaluation: It could be any number of things from a simple enlarged lymph node to something more serious. It would be best to have this evaluated by a physician. ...Read more
I have a large hard lump between my collerbone an neck that moves an is painful like burning type pain what could this be? An should I be concerned?
Have it checked: Lumps in the neck can be caused by a number of things ranging from from benign (like lymph nodes responding to an infection, cysts, or non-cancerous tumors) to serious things like cancer. Any neck lumps in someone who smokes are especially worrisome and should be checked by a physician. See your doctor so he/she can do an exam and recommend a specialist if needed (like an ENT doctor). ...Read more