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What would a small lump between breast be?

What would a small lump between breast be?

Mass: If might be a cyst or even a pimple. If it does not resolve or you develop swelling, redness, ^ tenderness, pus, red streaking or fever- please ensure that it is medically evaluated. ...Read more

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Breast Lump (Definition)

A breast lump is a mass that can be felt within the breast on physical examination. Most turn out to be benign, a smaller ...Read more


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What to do if I am worried weird lump on breast?

What to do if I am worried weird lump on breast?

See your doctor: and have it evaluated. You may need imaging studies like mammography and ultrasound. ...Read more

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I have a hard painful lump on breast. What to do?

I have a hard painful lump on breast. What to do?

Please schedule an: Appointment with your medical provider for evaluation. ...Read more

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Lump on breast age 20 should I get checked? Doesn't hurt/cause any type of pain.

Lump on breast age 20 should I get checked? Doesn't hurt/cause any type of pain.

Yes, please: It would be prudent to get it checked out, even though the risk of anything serious is very remote. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex, if you have sex. Get HPV vaccine ...Read more

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Lump under breast about an inch or so.. no pain with it. It's right where my bra lies under my breast ?

Lump under breast about an inch or so.. no pain with it. It's right where my bra lies under my breast 
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Breast mass: Any new lumps, bumps, skin changes in the breast should be evaluated by your doctor. Great job doing your breast exam and finding it. Most breast masses are benign but it is very important to have it evaluated. Over age 40 you also should be having a screening mammogram. When a mass is found a diagnostic mammogram should be ordered. ...Read more

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How long does lump after breast abcess last?

How long does lump after breast abcess last?

Breast abscess: That depends. It resolves more quickly if the fluid is aspirated repeatedly as it accumulates. Also antibiotics are typically prescribed. It mostly depends upon the size. ...Read more

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Reddish /pink lump on breast with pus. What is it?

Reddish /pink lump on breast with pus. What is it?

Skin boil: This is likely just a skin infection called a boil. Given the redness of the skin and the drainage of pus, it must be seen, drained and you likely need to be on oral antibiotics - call your doctor for an appointment! ...Read more

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Little lump under breast that has a little faint of black??

Little lump under breast that has a little faint of black??

Get it checked: Any lump in breast needs to be checked by your doctor to find out the cause.You will need exam by the doctor and may be imaging like ultrasound or mammogram.At your age it is more likely to be a benign cyst ...Read more

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Should I be concerned about a lump my breast after a biopsy removal of the lump?

Should I be concerned about a lump my breast after a biopsy removal of the lump?

Lump: What was the diagnosis? And if benign it may be a scar tissue but, don't sit on it . Consult your general surgeon. ...Read more

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Worried about lump on breast which turned out to be nothing. Now the area is red and hurts from all the touching i did. Is this bad? What do I do?

Worried about lump on breast which turned out to be nothing. Now the area is red and hurts from all the touching i did. Is this bad? What do I do?

probably not: If you squeeze an area anywhere on your body enough times you can cause bruising and sensitivity. If you feel you have a true breast lump best to let your doctor know. ...Read more

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What might a cancerous lump in breast feel like?

What might a cancerous lump in breast feel like?

Many variations: Please see your doctor. Given your age, breast cancer is extremely unlikely. However, you need to find out what this is. After a complete history and physical, if there is a palpable abnormality, an ultrasound will probably be next, perhaps followed by a mammogram. ...Read more

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I would like help flat lump in breast?

I would like help flat lump in breast?

Must see doctor: for evaluation , mammography if it is not done , if you see your PCP will refer to breast surgeon for further care. ...Read more

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How do you treat painful lump in breast?

How do you treat painful lump in breast?

See your doctor.: The first thing you do is figure out why there is a lump and why it is painful. At 47 you should be having mammograms every year. If you haven't it's past time to start. Your doctor should be able to refer you for biopsy if needed. (based off a thorough history and exam.) once you know what the lump is then you can deal with the pain from it. ...Read more

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How do you treat pain and lump in breast?

Go see your doctor: Any lump in the breast should be examined by your doctor for confirmation. If it is real, a mammography is advised for confirmation. Often a biopsy is needed once a lump is confirmed to be there. Most breast cancer lumps are painless. If it is tender it may not be cancer . Fibrocystic condition of the breast can cause lumpiness and such lumps are often painful. Your doctor can give you medication. ...Read more

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I need help please! found small lump in breast!?

I need help please! found small lump in breast!?

Go to your doctor: The best way to know whether a breast lump is serious is to have your doctor evaluate it and order the appropriate studies. ...Read more

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How can I get a second opinion on lump in breast?

How can I get a second opinion on lump in breast?

C a Breast Surgeon: Although many doctors are knowledgable about breast diseases, a breast surgeon would be able to provide the most comprehensive evaluation of a breast lump; even though we are surgeons, we rarely recommend surgery unless a cancer is diagnosed. Go to www.Breastsurgeons.Org and find a member of the american society of breast surgeons in your area. Good luck! ...Read more

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