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Now I have a lump in my armpit?

Now I have a lump in my armpit?

See your physician: If the lump is just beneath the surface of the skin it may be a cyst. If tender it may be an abscess. You may also be feeling a swollen lymph node. If concerned best to have your physician examen it for peace of mind to be sure nothing serious. ...Read more

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I have a lump under my right nipple?

I have a lump under my right nipple?

Get checked: it is tender ask for antbx if not see also md for possible bx to r/o cancer ...Read more

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I found a breast lump in my left breast. What do I do?

I found a breast lump in my left breast. What do I do?

Breast Lump: At your age any breast lump should be taken seriously with an appropriate work up done. You need to see your primary care physician or a general surgeon for further care. ...Read more

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Yesterday, i found a hard lump in my left breast (on top of breast above nipple). I have aching in my armpits but otherwise no pain.

Yesterday, i found a hard lump in my left breast (on top of breast above nipple). I have aching in my armpits but otherwise no pain.

Seek medical care: Any palpable lump which is discoverd by the patient, her signifiant other or the health care provider needs a complete work up to determine its exact nature. Many turn out to be benign (not cancer) and some may be malignant (cancer). You need to see your doctor or a breast care specialist to have this lump checked nd diagnosed. Do not delay. ...Read more

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Please help! I have a lump in my right breast?

Please help! I have a lump in my right breast?

It is important to: Seek medical eval for a breast mass. ...Read more

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I have a lump under my arm and I have pain into my breast and back?

Of concern!: You may not have a serious problem but one cannot take that chance. Any lump under the arm of a 52 y/o female with associate pain and radiation of pain demands a good exam by a physician and probable other studies such as a mammogram, an ultrasound if indicated and perhaps even an MRI of the breast and perhaps a biopsy. If this is a cyst or infection, other treatments may be simple & all u need. ...Read more

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I have got a sharp, dull pain in my left breast near my armpit. What could this be?

Pain: Arm pit or axillary pain can be for various reasons. Could be a muscle problem, your sweat glands in the area, swollen lyph node, pleuritic pain from your chest. ...Read more

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I have a pain in my left shoulder blade, down my left arm and in my left breast. I have had it for months. What could it be?

I have a pain in my left shoulder blade, down my left arm and in my left breast. I have had it for months. What could it be?

Heart / Neck problem: Heart problems should be checked for first. Though, if it was a heart problem, you would likely been to the ER/MD already. Neck problems can cause a pinched nerve and pain that radiates to shoulder blade and down the arm quite commonly. ...Read more

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I have a painful bump or bruise in my chest in between my breast?

I have a painful bump or bruise in my chest in between my breast?

Please see: Please see your doctor for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. You probably need a biopsy. ...Read more

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I am 22, I have lump in my right breast and my breast seems to br assymetric, when i touch the lump it pains.

I am 22, I have lump in my right breast and my breast seems to br assymetric, when i touch the lump it pains.

Can happen but rare: Being fearful is normal, but it is more likely to be a benign process rather than cancer, but it is important to seek medical help especially in women with a strong family history or if they are brca gene positive. See your doctor to make a diagnosis and treat you appropriately. ...Read more

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Why do I have a lump in my breast?

Why do I have a lump in my breast?

It depends!: Not breastfeeding or recently pregnant? Over the age of 40? Had the lump for more that 1-2 months? See your doctor! if you are recently pregnant or breastfeeding, under the age of 30, and only noticed it recently, start taking an NSAID (otc Ibuprofen or naproxen), eliminate caffeine, and give it a few weeks to see if it resolves. If not, again, see your doctor. ...Read more

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I have a lump in my breast tissue. Please help?

I have a lump in my breast tissue. Please help?

Med eval: Please see your physician to have a breast mass evaluated. ...Read more

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I have a lump in my breast, should I see my gp?

I have a lump in my breast, should I see my gp?

Always: Any new lumps, bumps, skin changes in the breast should be evaluated by your doctor. Great job doing your breast exam and finding it. Most breast masses are benign but it is very important to have it evaluated. ...Read more

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I have a lump in my under arm that really hurts?

I have a lump in my under arm that really hurts?

Cyst or infection: Many reasons to develop painful lumps in underarm or axilla. Swollen lymph nodes may or may not be painful. Ingrown hairs can be uncomfortable. Cysts are usually non-tender but if large enough or infected, can be quite painful. Hidradenitis suppurativa is an extreme case of oil glands gone bad. Check out http://www.Mayoclinic.Com/health/hidradenitis-suppurativa/ds00818 for more info on this topic. ...Read more