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Lump In My Arm Pit
Nobody amswered my question from yesterday, I've found a pea sized lump in my arm pit that hurts anyone know what it is?
Axillary "lump": Small axillary "lumps" are common in the young and mostly transient. When painful and red, could be due to a localized infection which some call a boil. In-grown hair and clogged pores may due this. Tender lymph nodes and other skin condition are possible. If persistent, worsening, associated with other symptoms, a doctor visit is needed. ...Read more
I have a very large lump in my arm pit. Been there for around 8 months. Started small but now very large. Painful to push on. It's not an ingrown hair?
Hello. I wrote yesterday about pain in my upper arm/shoulder. Today I have found a pea sized lump in my arm pit that hurts! what is it?
I have a lump in my arm pit when i squeeze it pus come out. I have had it for years. I squeezed my nipples one the discharge is green one side white o?
I am a male that has a lemon sized lump in my arm pit. It's not inflamed nor tender. It's been there for several months. What might it be?
Lymphadenopathy: This is probably infection and you need to be seen and evaluated professionally. Good luck. ...Read more
I have a big lump under my arm pit an its been there for three days its rick hard an it hurts what could this be?
Lumpy pit: Could be an access which we see in clinic all the time. Your doctor will know how to deal with this. Could be an inflamed lymph node which is usually from your body fighting some infection, but needs to be followed closely to ensure it goes away. Put hot compresses on it tonight and let your doctor see you in the morning please. ...Read more
I just felt a lump under my arm pit... What could it be? I feel some pain when I touch it. Not too much pain but like a pimple pain....
Depends: How long has it been there? A few days, weeks or months? Is it painful. Did you have a recent injury, cut or infection further down that arm in the past few days. Watch it closely. If the lymph node is noticeable after 3-4 wks, seek immediate attention with your doctor. The arm and 3/4ths of the breast drawn to the lymphatics in the armpit. If it goes away, it was a reactive change. ...Read more
I have a big sore lump under my arm pit I will ask my obgyn about it on my next appointment (the 6th) should I worry?
Depends . . .: Big sore lump in armpit is most likely due to infection, whether ingrown hair, abscess or swollen gland. Whether to worry depends upon your overall health eg diabetes, cancer, poor immune system etc. Some medications increase risk for infections. Try heat/warm compresses for infections (save cold/ice packs for injuries). Mark outline of lump w/pen. Don't wait for appt if fever or lump gets bigger ...Read more