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Lump On Sternum
Bro found hard lump on sternum 3 mnths ago below xiphoid. No pain and he feels well. Lump changes shape daily. What could this be.Could it be serious?
Hard to say: It would probably be best if he was seen by his doctor just to make sure it's nothing. ...Read more
I have quite a large sore lump below sternum and have twice had a read rash on side of breast. (On left breast first and 5 weeks later on right)?
Lump: better send a pic or see a physician to determine whatnthis is ...Read more
Get medical eval: Now - this could be a serious health issue. ...Read more
Several things: This is a problem that requires a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. In that meeting, your doctor will listen to you, perform a throrough examination and possibly order labs or other tests. Based on this information, he/she will be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more
Many possibilities: There are many things that could cause the skin to itch. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, sun exposure, insect bites, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more
Lump: Have it checked by a surgeon.Get a more detailed answer ›
Examination?: This requires physical examination. Wish you well! ...Read more
22 son did chest weights and a orange size lump formed over sternum. What is this and what to do? He feels fine otherwise.
Lump: The lump may have been caused by trauma to the sternum. An xray may be needed for verigicstion. ...Read more
I fractured my sternum when I was 11 years old. Now at the age of 24 I have grown a 2 inch bony lump on my sternum. How can I correct this deformity?
Surgery: I would suggest seeing a thoracic surgeon for a consultation to find out more about the diagnosis and treatment options. Hope this helps! ...Read more