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Lump On Right Thigh
The good news is: most all the lumps under the skin of the extremities are benign. The most common are lipomas (benign fatty, soft tissue growths) dermatofibromas or neurofibromas. Dermatofibromas may be slightly pigmented/brownish. Sometimes neurofibromas can turn in cancers so they are sometimes removed. Other types of bumps include epidermoid cysts, keratosis pillars, etc. which can be distinguished by a doctor ...Read more
I noticed a tender lump in my left breast right near my armpit on the top left side. What can this be?
Hard to tell.: This is one of those problems where a visit to your doctor is necessary to figure out what's going on. ...Read more
Needs eval: You don't say how long it's been there or anything about the qualities or if you were injured so sorry but can't be of more help. Of you want to write back with more information maybe we could help. Sorry ...Read more
Neck mass: A mass on the neck could be many things without more details. If it is in the skin, it could be a cyst. If it is deeper, it could be associated with the muscles, lymphatics, or vascular structures. Other structures that can develop masses would include the parotid or submandibular glands, as well as the thyroid gland. ...Read more
Not enough informati: We do not have enough information to tell you what this lump on the right rib could be without more details and possible examination It can be anywhere from a fatty tumor called lipoma,a cyst,a bony tumor or any other thing I suggest you have it checked by your doctor ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer