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29yr old female with small pea size lump under skin middle of neck just below chin.Not painful.Been there unchanged for years.What could it be?

29yr old female with small pea size lump under skin middle of neck just below chin.Not painful.Been there unchanged for years.What could it be?

See your doctor: You sould see your doctor. This lump needs to be palpated by your doctor and he/she needs to be able to put the rest of your symptoms in perspective. ...Read more

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I have a painful moveable 5 CM stringy, hard ball of a lump, directly in the middle of neck under my adam's apple, possibly not cancer?

I have a painful moveable 5 CM stringy, hard ball of a lump, directly in the middle of neck under my adam's apple, possibly not cancer?

Possibly not: There are several entities which could arise in the midline neck which are not cancerous. The most likely are called thyroglossal duct cyst and dermoid cyst. Each can get infected or acutely enlarge which would cause pain. I would recommend having this evaluated by your pcp or an ent. ...Read more

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Hi I have just felt a small lump in the top middle of my neck below the jaw is it normal ?

Hi I have just felt a small lump in the top middle of my neck below the jaw is it normal 




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??salivary stone: The spot you are describing is where the submandibular salivary glands are,one on each side of the midline.Each gland has a duct(channel)which carries saliva to the floor of the mouth.There may be a stone in one duct blocking salivary flow.See an ENT specialist or go to your doctor for appropriate referral.Good luck. ...Read more

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One lump in the middle and base of neck/throat area. Very worried. No pain. Sometimes feels harder to swallow. I posted a picture of this as well. ?

Unknown: Kaitlyn, this could be a thyroglossal duct cyst or a thyroid nodule. Could you do a Virtual consult with me and provide me a good photograph of the lump ? Dr. Jones ...Read more

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What is a lump on your neck mean?

What is a lump on your neck mean?

Depends: Depends on size, duration, location and whether it is hard, soft, painful. ...Read more

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I have a lump on the left side of my neck?

I have a lump on the left side of my neck?

Need more informatio: Need better history to help you. Go see your doctor for evaluation and treatment plan ...Read more

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Are cancerous neck lumps movable and firm?

Are cancerous neck lumps movable and firm?

Can be: But they also can be quite hard and fixed to structures. If you have enlarged nodes for a while without a clear explanation, you should be seen by your doc. ...Read more

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What could be this lump on side of the neck?

What could be this lump on side of the neck?

See Physician: It could be a swollen lymphnode or something more serious. See your physician if you have had it more than a week. ...Read more

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What would a lump on the back of the neck be ?

What would a lump on the back of the neck be ?

Med eval.: It could be a swollen lymph node, a cyst, a bug bite. It would have to be evaluated to be able to determine what it is. ...Read more

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How soon should I have neck hard lump checked?

How soon should I have neck hard lump checked?

Have it checked: Lumps in the neck can be caused by a number of things ranging from from benign (like lymph nodes responding to an infection, cysts, or non-cancerous tumors) to serious things like cancer. Any neck lumps in someone who smokes are especially worrisome and should be checked by a physician. See your doctor soon, so he/she can do an exam and recommend a specialist if needed (like an ENT doctor). ...Read more

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Lump between shoulders on the back of the neck?

Lump between shoulders on the back of the neck?

Evaluation: you should see your doctor to be evaluated and find the cause of lump so be treated ...Read more

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What to do about huge lump on the back of the neck?

What to do about huge lump on the back of the neck?

Possible: swollen lymph node, cyst, abscess etc. Have it medically checked to identify and determine best treatment approach. Take care. ...Read more

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What is the most common cause for lumps on the neck?

What is the most common cause for lumps on the neck?

Lymphadenopathy: Swollen lymph nodes is a common cause of multiple lumps in the neck. See an ENT doctor for evaluation. ...Read more

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Please help! I have a lump on the right side of my neck?

Please help! I have a lump on the right side of my neck?

Let me explain: The lump on the side of the neck, could be simple lymph node or could something else, the best thing to do check it out with your family doctor. ...Read more

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There's lump on the right side of my neck. What is this?

There's lump on the right side of my neck. What is this?

Many possibilities: Could be a cyst, insect bite, wisdom tooth, etc. Recommend dental/medical visits to ascertain and treat. ...Read more

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What to do if I have a lump on the right side of my neck?

What to do if I have a lump on the right side of my neck?

Many things: Could be taut muscle band or muscle spasm called a tender point or a trigger point. This could also be a tender lymph node, especially if you were recently sick. Other things could be a boil or a lipoma. If it is bothering you and does not resolve, see your doctor for further evaluation. ...Read more

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Please help! I have a small lump on the front of my neck!?

Please help! I have a small lump on the front of my neck!?

More info: Need a better description of location, size and appearance to make a possible diagnosis. ...Read more