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I having arm pit lump under arm.I considered doctor 1 month before they gave me anti biotic tablet but no use.still arm pit lumpit there.solun tell me?

I having arm pit lump under arm.I considered doctor 1 month before they gave me anti biotic tablet but no use.still arm pit lumpit there.solun tell me?

You need to see: a surgeon and have it removed if it bothers you. Might be blocked sweat duct.. TTry not using deodorant,and don't shave. It also could be a lymph node, which bears watching. ...Read more

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Have a grape sized lump under arm that moves. When i lift arm it moves lower and can't feel it lying down. History of lipomas. Swollen gland or lipoma?

Have a grape sized lump under arm that moves. When i lift arm it moves lower and can't feel it lying down. History of lipomas. Swollen gland or lipoma?

LIkely: Sorry, cannot tell by history provided. Need to see a dr for exam. Might put needle in it, or if annoying you, might remove to identify ; 'kill two birds with one procedure.'. ...Read more

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GP checked few times - nothing Temporary sore tender lump under arm pit. Comes / goes. Possibly heat related? Had smell at times - used aluminum roll

GP checked few times - nothing
Temporary sore tender lump under arm pit. Comes / goes. Possibly heat related?
Had smell at times - used aluminum roll

Infected lymph nodes: Swelling in the armpit which is painful is due to enlarged infected lymph nodes and it can keep recurring. It can happen by shaving,use of deodorants and irritation..you have seen your GP,. Were you treated with antibiotics or not, Sometimes the lymph nodes have to be excised and biopsied as there are other causes of these lumps called Hydradenitis Suppurutiva which is a genetic condition ...Read more

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Hair loss and lump under arm. Is it be cancer?

Hair loss and lump under arm. Is it be cancer?

Can't tell. : Could be as simple as a blocked sweat gland but could potentially be a tumor so have it checked asap. ...Read more

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What can I do for back pain? Also a lump under arm pit towards left breast?

Need work up: Lump word must be checked by your m.D and fell the size, consistency, pain or no ? Back pain at age 35 , find the cause ice pack, yoga, breating exc, ortopedic needs to find the cause. ...Read more

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Quarter size lump on my face in front of the ear that i had removed, it was biopsied and they found cancer. Now 2 weeks later large lump under arm?

Quarter size lump on my face in front of the ear that i had removed, it was biopsied  and they found cancer. Now 2 weeks later large lump under arm?

See physician ASAP: This area should be evaluated by the physician who performed the surgery as soon as possible. It may or may not be realated to the facial tumor, but with the diagnosis of a cancer on the face you should not wait to have an examination. ...Read more

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Sore slightly red lump under arm pit. Feels like rock. Smaller one next to vagina opening. Only had sex with 1 desise free. I do shave. Could it betha?

Sore slightly red lump under arm pit. Feels like rock. Smaller one next to vagina opening. Only had sex with 1 desise free. I do shave. Could it betha?

Infection: You may hve a staph infection that may have spread from your arm pit to your vaginal area. Your infection could have been caused by shaving both areas with and old razor.See your doctor asap because you may have an abcess which will needed to be lanced and drained and started on antibiotics. ...Read more

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Found a lump under arm hurts dissaperared but my breast hurt and feel a burning sensation I am 38yrs old can it be cancer ?

Found a lump under arm hurts dissaperared but my breast hurt and feel a burning sensation I am 38yrs old can it be cancer ?

Non specific: All of the symptoms described are non specific for breast cancer. The lump under your arm is likely lymph node enlargement not related to cancer (especially if it went away) and mastodynia is most likely hormone related. Nonetheless, if there is a family history - your risk could be increased at a younger age. Discuss your fear with your physician and see if early diagnostic testing indicated. ...Read more

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Any ideas? I'm a 37f with lump under arm, high calcium, muscle weakness, can't stay asleep. Wbc and RBC in normal range by 2 or 3. (Low)

Lump under arm: How hi was the calcium? Seek medical attention over the next 24 hours. High calcium can cause issues with muscle contraction and weakness and needs to be treated promptly. The lump may be a lymph node so there is always concern about breast/ lung cancer ( mammo,CXR) , lymphoma (CXR),melanoma, cat scratch fever ,brucellosis, sporotrichosis . Follow up with your doctor/urgent care tomorrow ...Read more

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Lump under arm and sore nipple could this be a sigh of breast cancer?

Lump under arm and sore nipple could this be a sigh of breast cancer?

Sore nipple: Possibly. You should be evaluated asap by your doctor to rule out a malignancy. ...Read more

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Had csection monday and 2days ago noticed a lump under arm pit (swollen glands)milk glands? Also swolling in groin area and I have swelling feet, legs.

Get checked: Swollen armpit could be milk starting to form some of breast tissue actually extends into axilla if feet swelling does not improve with elevation of the feet get checked. ...Read more

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Hard lump under the arm (armpit) very painful, difficult to move my arm up and down. no insurance i need help. ?

You need : To be seen like at a clinic even at a Walgreens or other drugstore where antibiotics can be prescribed. It is possible you have an abscess that need drainage. For now buy Domeboro and dissolve a packet on water and apply soaks to your armpit for 15 minutes 3 times a day. Along with antibiotics may save you from needing drainage.Best ...Read more

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I have a lump under my arm?

I have a lump under my arm?

Hidradenitis: This could be a condition called hidradenitis if it looks like an abscess or infection. Another possible cause could be a lymph node. Any lumps that may be abnormally enlarged lymph nodes should always be evaluated. Hidradenitis may be treated with conservative care such as antibiotics, but may also require surgical incision. ...Read more

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My 16 week old son has a lump under his arm , what could it be?

My 16 week old son has a lump under his arm , what could it be?

Needs to be checked: Lump in any part of the body needs to be checked and felt.It may be a cyst, a lymph gland, a hematoma, lipoma or somethig else so have it checked with his doctor. ...Read more

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I am 19 and have a painless hard moveable lump under my arm. I noticed it about a month ago and it is still there. What could it be?

I am 19 and have a painless hard moveable lump under my arm. I noticed it about a month ago and it is still there. What could it be?

See MD: Hard lumps can be many things including cysts, lymph nodes and/or tumors. It is important to have it checked by a Physician to see if it needs to be removed. ...Read more

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I have got a very painful small lump under left arm pit, and am very scared it is something serious. Please help! It came up yesterday.

I have got a very painful small lump under left arm pit, and am very scared it is something serious. Please help! It came up yesterday.

Not cancer: When cancer spreads to a lymph node the node SLOWLY grows larger (it won't suddenly appear) and is not tender or painful. Your lump is a small boil (infected hair follicle). This is a skin abscess(collection of pus) caused by Staph aureus usually. Warm soaks may bring it to a head so it drains. If it continues to enlarge see a physician because MRSA is a possibility, which can get worse. ...Read more

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My husband found a lump under his arm. It was removed. It was painless and hard. Path report was sent for a 2nd opinion. Stressing, what could itbe?

I think it would do: You more harm than good if doctors who don't know your husband's history start guessing what the path report will say. I know it is frightening to be in this position, but the best thing to do is wait it out for the final path report. Take care. ...Read more

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I noticed a lump under my arm but don't know how long its been there..Its marble size.Hardish but not solid.Hurt to touch.And can grab it and move it?

Cyst.: This is either a cyst or a lymph node although the superficial nature suggests cyst. Keep an eye on it. If it is enlarging or looks infected see your doc. ...Read more