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Lump In Fingers
I have lump on base of neck. Palpable by me & the doctor. Sent for u/sound. Person doing u/sound said couldn't find anything but felt lump in finger??
Lymph node?: Sounds like a lymph node. How long has it been there? If it's been there for more than four weeks, and it's palpable, and there's really no reason for it to be there, it should just be taken out for definitive diagnosis by a pathologist, truth be told. Testing from the outside (ultrasound, CT scan) is often unreliable in this context. ...Read more
Are there any skin tumours which come up very quickly (within days) and spread to lymph nodes? Have a lump on finger not responding to antibiotics.
I have a blue lump in my finger that sometimes causes pain and discomfort and has increased in size recently. Could this be a clot?
Blood clot: It will need to be seen. Blood clots in fingers in young person are generally traumatic and resolve over 2 weeks. ...Read more
Need for examination: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without examining the lesion. It would be prudent to see your doctor for an evaluation. ...Read more
Very painful lump about 3 fingers wide upper left arm inside . what could it be ? Very painful im 22 years old female
Painful lump axilla: Sounds like a lymph node.Did you recently get scratched by a cat? Or have an infection in arms? Would get it checked out by a doctor this week. may be from infection, or autoimmune process like Castlemans or from a mass. But please get it checked out this week with a doc ...Read more
am havng a nerve lump in d finger nxt to index finger of right hnd. nd am worried abt it. It formed as something heavy dropped on d finger.
I have a lump about 2 fingers in width and 4 fingers in length on my inner thigh. It is 5 fingers from the neck of my groin. I'm a 41 year old male?
Need more info...: To deduce what these lumps may be, more detailed info on their location, onset, duration, growth, evolution, & any associated symptoms + findings of physical exam + testing as needed is needed. To have these related things for good care done correctly, follow instructions in http://formefirst.com/eNewsletter06.html & the other articles in the selected category. Thereby you gain insight on how-to. ...Read more
Firm pea sized lump. Finger length into anus harder than hemmhoroid. Painless. Right, slightly anterior. Feels like a lymph node? No bleeding/discharg
I have a lump about a finger length inside my vagina it slightly moves and does not hurt about the size of a grape , im 20 and don't know if its normal?
I have a very sore swollen deep purple lump on my finger. I dont remember cutting and cant see any damage?
Exam: without a photo it is impossible to diagnose. I would refer you to a physician form examination and treatment. ...Read more
A lump about 3 fingers wide n 1 finger thick below left clavicle.Doc says that it's just rib sticking out.If so,why does only the left side stick out?
Get CXR to confirm: Get both PA and LateralGet a more detailed answer ›
I have a lump on my finger along the joint before the nail...It's soft, will i need to go to a doctor to drain it ?
Prob ganglion cyst: Often ganglion cyst. Ultrasound exam usually can characterize these lesions.Treatment can often be non-surgical. In many cases, these cysts can simply be observed, especially if they are painless, as they frequently disappear spontaneously. If the cyst becomes painful, limits activity, or is otherwise unacceptable, several treatment options are available.Sometimes aspirate. Exam by doctor confirms. ...Read more
Large hard lump on ring finger. Sore when knocked.After 2years the finger stiffens up when inactive. Have to open &close hand 2relieve pain. Any idea?
I have a lump on my finger that is sore to touch and slightly red. It is on the side of the distal inter-phalangeal joint. What could it be?
Splinter: You have noticed a red tender spot on your finger. Commonly it could be a foreign object like a splinter. Try to recall if you did any unusual activity. It could also be a cellulitis if the skin was recently scratched. Make sure you are up to date on tetanus. Keep the area clean and dry. ...Read more
Painful lump on index finger. Started on palm but now on distal side. Wrist is painful also. Can bend without pain but can not grip and hand cramps.
Are there any lymph nodes at the two side curves that connects the neck and shoulders? I felt a long, flat and over lump when touch with fingers.
Lymph nodes: Yes there are but they are rounded not long and flat, you are probably feeling a muscle edge. ...Read more