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Lump In The Forearm
I have a lump on my forearm underneath my skin. It's not painful and it's sort of hard. The area of the lump is darkening. I'm worried, what is it?
I have a lump on my forearm whenever i pull my wrist towards myself it's a circle and squishy what is it? Thank you
Large egg sized lump on inner forearm. Just realized it was there when on the computer . No bug bite, not really painful, what could it be - cause?
Lipoma or Cyst: A lipoma is a growth of fat cells in a thin, fibrous capsule usually found just below the skin. Lipomas are found most often on the torso, neck, upper thighs, upper arms, and armpits, but they can occur almost anywhere in the body. Or an epidermoid cyst is a closed sac under the skin filled with a cheese-like or oily material. Symptoms: the main symptom is usually a small, non-painful lump. ...Read more
I had noticed a lump in my forearm a few years ago. Recently it has grown in size. I have swelling around it down to my wrist.should i be concerned?
15 year old female, lump on left forearm under the skin for around two weeks now. It is painful to push on but not visable. ?
I have a small lump on my forearm that breaks open and leaks clear fulid... What should I do? Should i be worried that it is cancer?
Very : Very difficult to answer this without a picture. Depends what it looks like, how long it has been there, your risk factors, the characteristics of the lesion such as size, shape, firmness, color, etc...I would recommend you have this evaluated. The most common skin cancer is a basal cell carcinoma but melanoma is the type of skin cancer that can spread internally so you should get any changing or suspicious lesion evaluated by your primary care doctor or a dermatologist. ...Read more