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I have pea sized lump in left of neck and was a pea sized lump in right groin but now size of marble, cancer? Or what could this be?

I have pea sized lump in left of neck and was a pea sized lump in right groin but now size of marble, cancer? Or what could this be?

See a physician!: Your doctor will ask you many detailed questions - including what the time span of enlargement has been and your medical history. In combination with a physical exam (of your entire body, including special attention to the consistency of those ymph nodes) and probably some tests, your doctor will narrow down the range of possibilities. ...Read more

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I have a small hard lump in my forearm?

Does it hurt?: If it hurts it could be a blocked hair follicle. If its non tender it could be a lipoma (fatty tissue) if its near the wrist it could be a ganglion cyst. We would need more information and a picture would help too. ...Read more

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I have a hard, grape size, painless lump in my neck?

I have a hard, grape size, painless lump in my neck?

How hard?: Many lymph nodes are firm (like your strong, lean muscles), but hard (like your knuckle) is worrisome and may require biopsy. If the latter's the case, get seen now; otherwise, ask your personal physician at your next physical exam. ...Read more

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I have a painless knot in my groin?

I have a painless knot in my groin?

Check it out: Check it out, it could be a simple hernia, or a muscle strain, or a lymph node from a cut foot or leg, but sometimes it can be a condition a lot more serious. ...Read more

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I have a small lump under my tongue?

Options: If it has been there more than 2 weeks or is growing i would suggest seeing a dentist to determine what it is. ...Read more

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I have a lump in my lower armpit, it's pea sized and tender to touch ?

I have a lump in my lower armpit, it's pea sized and tender to touch ?

Lymph node: This is most likely a 'reactive' lymph node that perhaps flared up because of shaving - like a small nick in the skin? The good news is it's 'tender' so NOT cancer. If it continues to bother you for more than a few days, I would go to a doctor so they can check it for you. The lymph nodes are like the 'garrisons' for the troops --the immune system. They will activate if there's a small infection. ...Read more

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I have a lump under my skin near my bum that's the size of a pea. Should i be worried?

I have a lump under my skin near my bum that's the size of a pea. Should i be worried?

Most likely...: No. First thing that comes to mind would be a simple skin cyst. These are very common. Sometimes they can get infected and become larger and painful. So might be worth getting it checked out at next doctor's appointment. ...Read more

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I have a small lump that moves in my left arm near my elbow?

I have a small lump that moves in my left arm near my elbow?

Often: A benign fatty tumor called a lipoma. Get it check out the next time you are at the doctors office. ...Read more

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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 large lumpy feeling lump in my right armpit, had it for 5 years, it started as one tiny pea sized lump and grew to a golf ball size. Is it bad?

Get it checked by Do: Any lump larger than 2cm(one inch) requires an examination by your doctor. He/she needs to confirm it with further testing. A biopsy may be indicated if it is suspicious for cancer. Good luck. ...Read more

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I have a lump in my neck near the vein?

I have a lump in my neck near the vein?

Many things: Are possible, but it is common to have lymph nodes in the neck in the area of your veins. You should see your doctor who will examine you and determine if anything else is needed. ...Read more

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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

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Hello. I wrote yesterday about pain in my upper arm/shoulder. Today I have found a pea sized lump in my arm pit that hurts! what is it?

Hello. I wrote yesterday about pain in my upper arm/shoulder. Today I have found a pea sized lump in my arm pit that hurts! what is it?

Might be lymph node,: This might be a swollen, infected lymph node or a small irritated boil or hair follicle. If it doesn't get better with topical ointment or you're still concerned, see your doctor for an exam. Best of luck. ...Read more

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I have a pea sized lump under my chin. Half an inch away from my chin. At the soft part. The lump feels smooth. I have a not really severe sore throat?

I have a pea sized lump under my chin. Half an inch away from my chin. At the soft part. The lump feels smooth. I have a not really severe sore throat?

Likely a lymph node.: ...If it appeared suddenly and with a mild illness. Need to watch for it to resolve in the next several days. If it starts shrinking then ok to observe. If persists or enlarges or if get fever or if redness, tenderness at the site then need to see a doctor for testing. Good luck! ...Read more