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Little Lump Under Armpit
Hidradenitis suppra: Maybe this is not the first time you get it. Sounds like hidradenitis supprativa, which is a form of acne, involving hair follicles, sebaceous glands, and sweat glands. It often enlarges, breaks open and drains pus. Scarring may result. you may need antibiotics, anti-inflammatory medicines and sometimes surgical incision and drainage. Losing weight and wearing loose clothing can help. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My fiancé has a little lump under his armpit & he said it hurts when you touch it & when his arm is up by his head. What is it ? Could it be cancer ?
I have a small lump in my armpit that only hurts slightly when I press on it. Should I be worried?
I have little little hard lumps in whole armpit and there is no pus and no pain in the lumps? And its from 3 years
Hard bumps: You may have tiny cysts called milium. See a dermatologist for a diagnosis and discuss how they can be removed if they bother you. ...Read more
Small hard lump under armpit, when popped white smelly deo looking substance comes out. Gets bigger everytime I pop it?
Last night i noticed a small lump on my armpit, it irritates a little but doesn't bother me much, but should I be worried?
Skin or deep tissue?: Lumps in armpit skin are common and generally not a cause for immediate concern, as long as they are not growing. Cancerous lumps in the armpit tend to be deep to the skin. If you have one of those, i would make an appointment to see your doctor. You can then cancel your appointment if it goes away before your appointment comes around. ...Read more