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I have a lump between my breasts it doesn't hurt and it comes and goes what could it be?

I have a lump between my breasts it doesn't hurt and it comes and goes what could it be?

Cyst: You may have a sebaceous cyst or some additional breasttissue that can exist between your breast or armpits. That is related to hormones. Can you push any discharge out of it? If so it is a pimple/sebaceous cyst (can be removed by your doctor). If it get large or bothersome see your doctor. If it increases prior to your period; it may be additional breasttissue! ...Read more

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I have a lump between my breasts on my sternum. The lump has always come and gone but now it's extremely painful. What should I do?

I have a lump between my breasts on my sternum. The lump has always come and gone but now it's extremely painful. What should I do?

See provider: Please see your health care provider to assess if you need drainage and/or antibiotics for a possible epidermal inclusion cyst. ...Read more

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I have lump between my breasts and it has grown bigger but does not go. What is it?

I have lump between my breasts and it has grown bigger but does not go. What is it?

A lump: A lump between your breasts but not in the breast itself that doesn't go away could be a fibroma or a lipoma, an inclusion cyst, or an abcess. It is extremely unlikely to be a malignancy. If it is bothering you, an exam would be necessary to say for sure what it is but it should be fairly easy to remove and most likely could be done in the doctor's office if it is small. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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I have a lump in between my breasts it's freaking me out could it be cancer? It's small under the skin the lump is not visible on top of the skin!

I have a lump in between my breasts it's freaking me out could it be cancer? It's small under the skin the lump is not visible on top of the skin!

You will need to: See a healthcare provider to examine and get a study of some kind, either mammogram or ultrasound depending on the location and size of the lump, to determine its significance. Some lumps are just normal breast tissue, but it is vital to get it checked properly to know for sure. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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I have a lump in between my breast. It's about a bean size and hard. It hurts to touch. Any idea what this could be?

I have a lump in between my breast. It's about a bean size and hard. It hurts to touch. Any idea what this could be?

Sebaceous cyst: A sebaceous cyst is a swelling from a swollen sebaceous gland or oil gand in your skin. They are common and usually need to be removed surgically (an office procedure).
Other possibilitis include a dermatofibroma or lipoma. A metastatic tumor could be possible, but usually not tender. ...Read more

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I have a boney lump in between my breasts on the edge of my right rib cage?

I have a boney lump in between my breasts on the edge of my right rib cage?

Have it checked: I do not know exactly what you mean by bony lump between the breast a cyst could be tense and feel like a hard lump
between the breast there is the sternum the end of it sometime could be outward and feel like a bony lump
either way do not take any chances and have it checked by your physician. ...Read more

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I noticed I have a inner small lump between my breast doesn't hurt unless I push down is a bit uncomfortable could it be an ingrown pimple?

I noticed I have a inner small lump between my breast doesn't hurt unless I push down is a bit uncomfortable could it be an ingrown pimple?

Yes: Yes could be a pimple or boil most likely a sebaceous cyst. Any lump in the breast area requires an exam by a Doctor to make sure it's benign and treat it if it's an infected cyst ...Read more

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I have a hard pea sized lump between my breasts.2 weeks ago pus and blood cum out of it. But its stil here, the same size. Could it be cancerous?

I have a hard pea sized lump between my breasts.2 weeks ago pus and blood cum out of it. But its stil here, the same size. Could it be cancerous?

Chest Lesion: Bloody, pustular lesions on the chest wall in the midline rarely indicate breast cancer, notwithstanding your age and risk history, which you did not share. You might have a msra abscess, which can linger for weeks, but if it persists, a visit to your dermatologist would be warranted. ...Read more

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There's a strange lump between my breasts, help?

There's a strange lump between my breasts, help?

This would require: In-person evaluation (; sometimes biopsy) to provide you with an accurate answer. ...Read more

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What is this small hard lump between my breasts, it hurts when I touch it.?

What is this small hard lump between my breasts, it hurts when I touch it.?

Xiphoid?: Kind of hard to tell without a look, but the sternum and xiphoid bones are between your breasts. Sometimes there can be a little bony prominence that hurts if you push on it. ...Read more

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I notice sometimes I get a little lump between my breasts when I touch it it hurts when I lay flat on my back it hurts what's causing this?

I notice sometimes I get a little lump between my breasts when I touch it it hurts when I lay flat on my back it hurts what's causing this?

A couple ideas: This could be a simple lipoma, which is a benign fat tumor. Another idea would be a sebaceous cyst, again, benign. But all things breast should always be examined by a doctor, especially lumps that hurt. Thus bottom line: you need to see a doctor for exam and possible imaging. ...Read more

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I am 18 years old and have developed a big red lump between my breasts. It is extremely painful When I move & it makes my breasts also endure pain...

I am 18 years old and have developed a big red lump between my breasts. It is extremely painful When I move & it makes my breasts also endure pain...

Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. It would be prudent to see your doctor. What you have described suggests infection and yous should get treated for it.
Unrelated to your question: Practice safe sex.
Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more

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I am 53 years old and have a lump between my breast and armpit should I be worried? Sometimes its very painful

I am 53 years old and have a lump between my breast and armpit should I be worried? Sometimes its very painful

Lump: Any new, unknown lump, especially one that can be very painful at times, should be seen and evaluated to get it properly diagnosed and treated. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Had a barium swallow showed a narrowing now need a CT scan what will this show also have a lump between my breast does not hurt but are these connect?

Had a barium swallow showed a narrowing now need a CT scan what will this show also have a lump between my breast does not hurt but are these connect?

Unlikely: Barium swallow assesses the width and contours of the esophagus, the tube that connects your throat and stomach. Narrowing (presumably of esophagus) may be related to a variety of factors, many benign and some more concerning. Cat scan is an x-ray which spins around you and generates a 3 dimensional picture of the inside of your chest or abdomen. Endoscopy may also be needed for further assessment. ...Read more

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Why do I have lumps in my breasts?

Why do I have lumps in my breasts?

Fibrocystic disease?: Young women can commonly have lumpy breasts, usually caused by a benign condition called fibrocystic disease. This will usually be worse before your period, since it is affected by hormones and fluid retention. Reducing caffeine intake often helps it. Get checked by a doctor to be sure this is what you have. Good luck! ...Read more

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How do you search for lumps and what not in you're breasts?

Breast self-exam: This site will teach you how to do a breast self- exam.
http://www. Nationalbreastcancer. Org/breast-self-exam. ...Read more

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What do I do for lump same size in both breasts?

What do I do for lump same size in both breasts?

Serious: Depends, on age, family history, physical exam, mammogram, biopsy.
There are bilateral benign and/ or malignant lesions.
Absolute diagnosis is required.
Early diagnosis and treatment are imperative. ...Read more

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What kinds of lumps under breasts are cancerous?

What kinds of lumps under breasts are cancerous?

Usually not possible: To tell. It is generally not feasible to tell if a lump is cancerous. However, hard lumps that are fixed to the skin or chest wall are likely to be cancer, however, lumps without these characteristics can still be cancerous. If you have a lump in your breast, please see your doctor for examination and may be mammogram. ...Read more

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Can too much caffeine cause painful lumps in your breasts?

Fibrocystic breasts: Caffeine is known to contribute to fibrocystic breast symptoms. ...Read more

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I have two rib lumps under my breasts, should I be worried?

Yes better be safe: Never hurts to be safe get it checked it may turn out to be nothing but you will get peace of mind knowing every tthing is fine. ...Read more

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I have pain in my both breasts no lumps though. What could be the reason?

I have pain in my both breasts no lumps though. What could be the reason?

Caffeine/'hormones': Excess caffeine intake is a common cause or just could be premenstrual (or monthly) hormone changes. Fibrocystic breasts may be painful, too and cysts may or may not be felt.
The reassuring sign is that it is bilateral. 'infllammatory' breast cancer can present with red skin and pain--so 1-sided symptoms needs immediate attention. ...Read more