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Have a CM long lump in traps if I massage or push it shrinks sometimes only to grow back to the same size BUT NOT any further and painless otherwise?
By making an appt.: With a doctor who will get a history from you and do a physical exam. Dr. Anne ...Read more
See doctor: And have it checked and diagnosed and treated. ...Read more
I've had a long lump going alongside my right abdomen for quite some time. It does not hurt as I sleep on my right side every night. What could it be?
May: Subjective. If real may bone lipoma. See MD what the mass is. ...Read more
What could the long lump in my daughters breast be? Not painful, and cannot be moved, it's just there
There is a long lump on my vagina. It only hurts when I try to clean myself after going to the bathroom. What do I do???
See: A doctor to determine possible etiology and render treatment ...Read more
I have this long lump like thing right underneath my jaw line. It seperates my fat and jawline. And it hurts when I touch it. I don't know what it is.?
Depends: Some lumps are perfectly normal on the back of the tongue (tastebuds) and some are variations of normal. Some are the result of trauma and some arise from neoplastic events. The best way to determine what your lumps are is to get an exam from a dentist and go from there. ...Read more
I have a large (1 ½ inch long) lump on my inner thigh. It’s firm and completely painless. The area surrounding it used to be bruised but now it’s not?
Get checked out: Go see a doctor for exam. Now you say it was bruised did you originally injure the area? Make sure you give a good history ...Read more
Woke up with face swollen on right side, long lump between ear and face and it's very painful especially when I move, what could this be?
I have a long lump in my armpit its think like a vein. I have a seberoues cyst I popped my self this long one is not the same what can it be?
Abscess: If u hv had seb. Cyst b4, now have a firm, ropey, warm tender area, chances r this is related. Very common is a condition called hiradenitis supportiva... Basically, it means u happen to be an unlucky person who's sweat glands plug easily & on top of that get infected. Start w warm compresses now. Do not try to "pop" or cut urself! If area bigger tmw see dr! & deodorant, no antiperspirant. ...Read more
11yrold daughter has long lump in right breast, she's been worried since she searched about it. Can it b cancer?
Unlikely: As breast tissue develops it can be uneven along the way. Breast cancer very unlikely at this age. Do get checked, though, to ease the minds o f both of you. ...Read more
M/22. Have a long lump in lower right abdomen. Not visible, doesn't hurt, and is movable and gurgles when pressed. Is this colon or appendix cancer?
Neither: It is highly unlikely that you have either appendix or colon cancer. You are probably pressing on the cecum and ascending colon the liquid stool is making the sound. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco or alcohol in any form. ...Read more
Don't worry!: Don't worry! Most of these lumps in adolescents are benign, and worrying will only make your situation worse! Take your daughter to her pediatrician to be sure. She may be embarrassed to have a breast exam, but you can explain that as we get older this is a normal part of an annual physical. If she hasn't seen her pediatrician in over a year it is a good time to schedule a well check anyway. ...Read more
Cold sores: Your doctor can prescribe valtrex (valacyclovir). Melissa officinalis or lemon balm (cream) has been shown in european studies to help expedite healing of cold sores. It can reduce healing time by half. Studies also show that regular use can help v recurrences. Brief supplementation w lysine 1, 000mg orally 3x a day at the onset, can also hasten healing. Your dermatologist can also provide laser treatments. ...Read more
Burning pain in spermatic cord. Feel long lump near epididymis. Is it ok to wait til thursday for doctor? Or should I go to ER? What can this be?
E R VISIT NEEDED:
MARTHA IS ASKING -FOR WHO SON AGE 14-16 OR /
anyhow as its lump plus painful - no need to wait better get earlier med care E R. ORCHITIS- TESTICULAR SWELLING -INFLAMATION IS PRESENT. ...Read more
I've got a long lump near the place where my thick and groin meet. I'm a woman. Feels like period cramps but it's not..... Femoral hernia?
I have a long lump along the inguinal canal, which comes and goes and wasn't seen when they did sonogram for hernias. Pressures above right testicle, dizziness, limb numbness, bloody taste. Emergency?
Inguinal hernia: Which was decompressed at time of sonogram. Is likely diagnosis. It is an emergency if you can't push it back. Need to go to er if can not be pushed back as this could be an incarcerated hernia. See general surgeon, if it can be pushed back. Sonograms are not reliable to detect decompressed inguinal hernias. ...Read more
Lump on tongue that was painful but is no longer painful. Lump present for more than a week. Cause for worry?
Another week: It should be gone in another week. If not, see a dentist that can diagnose the swelling. An oral surgeon or ENT physician would be a good choice. ...Read more
Have. 75-1cm long, hard lump next to carotid. Can move it around but always goes back in place. Has been there for almost a year. Should I be worried?
Could be...: ...A lymph node. Would be wise to have your physician check it out. ...Read more
Long hard lump next to bottom rib bone. Not the same on other side. Its stuck to the bone. What could it be?
Several things: This problem mandates a real-time (face-to-face) meeting with a doctor. A history has to be taken along with a examination as well as labs and other tests. Only after all this will his doctor be in a position to tell him what's wrong and what needs to be done to help him. ...Read more
I found a lump on my right testicle. Scheduled Dr. Appt. Anything I should do or know beforehand? Been having pain for long time, lump just appeared.
I have a long painful lump on the left side in the back of my head and now I have a lump on the base of my neck its painful and its happened before ca
Ca usually does not cause pain.
But better check with your doc to be safe. ...Read more
I have a 2" long hard lump in the crease of my groin and leg, it is not painful. Should I be concerned?
Mysterious lump: A lump in that area could be several things. The most likely thing is an enlarged lymph node. Lymph nodes can be enlarged for a number of reasons spanning from a simple infection to cancer. Another possibility is a hernia. This is where a section of bowel pushes through a weakness in your abdominal wall. You should go see your doctor to get it checked out. ...Read more
Took hard blow to shin 2 months ago. Couldn't walk on it for 2 days. Now has 2 inch long hard lump over it. Cannot feel over area or around it.
Have giant liver hemagioma. I feel like a long hard lump on right upper quandrant is that my liver or colon? Could dr feel the colon on a physical?
Usually not: Cannot usually feel the colon on examination unless there is a mass on/in the colon. Hemangiomas in the liver are usually not a problem unless they impaired function of the liver or blood flow through the liver. Not sure exactly what you're feeling on your right upper quadrant. Best to see your doctor, show them what you are feeling so they can help you determine what this is and whether a problem. ...Read more
Long shaped lump very mobile around belly button, not sore. Can move it up and down. Heaviness after food. Sometimes belly hurts.?
Possible hernia: Soft lumps around the belly button (umbilicus) or along the midline of the abdomen may represent hernias (umbilical and ventral, respectively). Hernias are defects in the tissue of the abdominal wall, which allows the intestines to protrude through them. Hernias often require surgical correction. ...Read more