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About 2 days ago an itchy lump appeared under the skin on my right breast, it's also red in the area....should I be concerned?

About 2 days ago an itchy  lump appeared under the skin on my right breast, it's also red in the area....should I be concerned?

Only a little: Could be clogged follicle, infected skin, bug bite or various other things. You might try hot compresses and hydrocortisone cream. If you have fevers, severe pain, or spreading of the redness, or enlargement of the lump, you should be seen right away. This doesn't sound like a tumor or cancer but if it doesn't go away, that doesn't mean it's not important. ...Read more

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I have a lump on my chin, it is both under and on top of my skin, it's itchy when i touch it but at the same time it hurts, any ideas what it may be?

I have a lump on my chin, it is both under and on top of my skin, it's itchy when i touch it but at the same time it hurts, any ideas what it may be?

Hard to know: Without more description or a picture, it is hard to know. Would see a primary care physician and see about dermatology referral if he doesn't know. Could be an abscess or something like a dermal inclusion cyst, but I am just speculating. Pictures really help with derm issues. ...Read more

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I have a small lump just under ribs on right side it gets itchy but notjing on the skin, is tender at time if bend to the right?

I have a small lump just under ribs on right side it gets itchy but notjing on the skin, is tender at time if bend to the right?

Skin growth or cyst: This could be several things. There are only a few skin growths that are painful. The most common one is an angiolipoma. Have it evaluated by your dermatologist. ...Read more

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1 day of small, tender bump on the areola that is incredibly itchy. No discoloration, peeling, discharge or lump under the skin. No other bumps.

1 day of small, tender bump on the areola that is incredibly itchy. No discoloration, peeling, discharge or lump under the skin. No other bumps.

Irritation: Usually this is due to irritation of some kind and will improve in a few days. If it persists or any of the other symptoms you mention develop, then it would be worth getting it looked at. Moisturizer, or hydrocortisone, may help. ...Read more

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I have a lump under the skin on my neck , size of a grape it's pretty sore I'm also Havin abdominal pains, itchiness and am very tired is it serious ?

Tender lump: Tender lump under skin is usually a swollen lymph node or an infected sweat gland. Rarely is it due to a mass/tumor. See you MD as this could be a virus (ie, mono) or other issue depending on your risks. ...Read more

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Itchy lump in bottom looks like extra flap of skin. Has been there for quite a while?

SeSee See derm: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. This way you can find out what this is. ...Read more