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Quarter size lump on my face in front of the ear that i had removed, it was biopsied and they found cancer. Now 2 weeks later large lump under arm?

Quarter size lump on my face in front of the ear that i had removed, it was biopsied  and they found cancer. Now 2 weeks later large lump under arm?

See physician ASAP: This area should be evaluated by the physician who performed the surgery as soon as possible. It may or may not be realated to the facial tumor, but with the diagnosis of a cancer on the face you should not wait to have an examination. ...Read more

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I have large painful lump under my arm that began flowing pus and blood this morning?

I have  large painful lump under my arm that began flowing pus and blood this morning?

Lump under your arm: is most likely an infected sebaceous cyst or an abscess. It has ruptured and may heal on its own if you keep it very clean. Unfortunately, with the rising prevalence of MRSA (Methicillin resistant Strep aurea), you may need antibiotics, and/or further opening by a physician. I suggest that you have this evaluated at an Urgent Care center. ...Read more

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I was wondering what these rock hard lumps under my armpits are? They are rock hard and kind of big this morning one of them broke open and now there is a small hole under my arm it was bleeding a little but i can see the inside of my armpit and I am wond

I was wondering what these rock hard lumps under my armpits are? They are rock hard and kind of big this morning one of them broke open and now there is a small hole under my arm it was bleeding a little but i can see the inside of my armpit and I am wond

This : This could be many things including inflamed lymph nodes or hidradenitis suppurativa, a condition where one gets cysts and boils in the armpit, groin, and buttock region. Check out the link below for a picture of this condition. You should see a doctor to get a proper diagnosis and to discuss treatment options. I hope that helps! ...Read more

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I have a hard lump in my right armpit and it hurts. It grew very large in the past week and I have some mild shooting pain in my arm what is it?

Several Things: You need to see a dr. It could be an enlarged lymph node. It could be an infected sweat or sebaceous gland. The inflammation probably is affecting the nerves going into your arm which pass thru the armpit. It is going to take an examination and some investigation to sort out your problem. ...Read more

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I have a rather large lump twords the bottom of my armpit .it is tender to touch when arm is elevated.i was helping a freind move all weekend .

I have a rather large lump twords the bottom of my armpit .it is tender to touch when arm is elevated.i was helping a freind move all weekend .

Pulled muscle?: A doctor can check the armpit to see what it might be. If lifting a lot of heavy stuff, and not normally working out with weights, one might have pulled an armpit muscle. There are several muscles forming the armpit with the pectoralis in front and some rotator cuff muscles plus the latissimus in back. It may also be a hematoma in the muscle (blood in the muscle), a huge lymph node, or an abscess. ...Read more

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I feel a little lump by my bra strap, armpit/breast area... Like top of breast into arm area.. Doctor said no big deal.. Pain if pushed on & w/cycle?

I feel a little lump by my bra strap, armpit/breast area... Like top of breast into arm area.. Doctor said no big deal.. Pain if pushed on & w/cycle?

What's his diagnosis: You can have an extension of breast tissue that is shaped like a tail that points up to the armpit. You might have a breast cyst in that area, that changes with your cycle. That area might be hard to image with a mammogram, but an ultrasound might show. Any painful lump should be checked. High caffeine intake can cause more breast cyst pain also. Consider a recheck or a 2nd opinion. ...Read more

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Why do I have large lumps (swollen areas) on my left side and under my armpit?

Why do I have large lumps (swollen areas) on my left side and under my armpit?

See below: It could be lymph nodes, hydradenitis supperitiva, or enlarged muscle. Without seeing you, it is hard to be definitive. See your doctor for evaluation. ...Read more