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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??

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

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Have a red lump finger?

Have a red lump finger?

Finger lump: Many possibilities--please give a lot more information so we can help you. ...Read more

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I had small lump on my finger skin. no pain.

I had small lump on my finger skin. no pain.

More information: You need to give us a lot more description to help us narrow this down. What size, colour, exactly where? Was it after an injury or spontaneous? Does it bleed or itch? Is it still there or gone now? ...Read more

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I have a lump on my finger bone that feels like part of my bone. It doesn't move. Is painful?

I have a lump on my finger bone that feels like part of my bone. It doesn't move. Is painful?

Go have it checked: It could be anything from a spur to a bone tumor...(other possibilitites too) the point is - go have it checked. ...Read more

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I found a small lump on my finger, now it's growing & starting to hurt, hope it's not cancer?

I found a small lump on my finger, now it's growing & starting to hurt, hope it's not cancer?

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

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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

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Could the arthritic lump on my finger joint be removed?

Could the arthritic lump on my finger joint be removed?

Yes: Depending on the location they are usually called bouchard's or heberden's nodules. They are rarely of an significance, but are harbingers of joint arthritis. Removing them usually trades a bump for a scar, and recurrence does occur. ...Read more

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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?

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

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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 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?

Cervix?: If it is a finger-length inside, and mostly in the middle, i think you likely found your cervix. And that would be normal. But, to be safe, i would bring it up to your doctor. If you're due for a pap smear anyway, might be worth a look. ...Read more

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I have a very sore swollen deep purple lump on my finger. I dont remember cutting and cant see any damage?

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

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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 ?

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

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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

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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.

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.

Get a Grip.: It sounds as though you may be experiencing the beginning symptoms of carpel tunnel syndrome. This problem is best addressed early. To remove all doubt, consult with a hand surgeon. ...Read more