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Small lump under skin between chin and neck, possibly swollen lymph node, possibility of lymphoma? Not sure how long I've had it, no sign of infection

Small lump under skin between chin and neck, possibly swollen lymph node, possibility of lymphoma? Not sure how long I've had it, no sign of infection

Watch and wait: Please check the mass every couple of weeks. If it more than doubles in size, more lumps develop, or you start having fever, consult a doctor, otherwise you may watch and wait for it to resolve. ...Read more

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I have a lump under the skin on my chin, what can be a cause? Will it go away by itself? And is there any danger to me.

I have a lump under the skin on my chin, what can be a cause? Will it go away by itself? And is there any danger to me.

Difficult to say...: Possible lymph node if under side if chin. Consult with your PCP or dermatologist. ...Read more

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2 painless moveable hard lumps under skin under right side of my chin. Doc said not to worry but what could they be? Not sick either.

2 painless moveable hard lumps under skin under right side of my chin. Doc said not to worry but what could they be? Not sick either.

Benign cysts: While they are most likely benign cysts, if you have not been to the dentist for a while i would go make sure you do not have a dental sinus. ...Read more

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My friend has a hard lump that doesnt move under his chin under the skin. He says its painful and annoying. He also has symptoms of a cold.

My friend has a hard lump that doesnt move under his chin under the skin. He says its painful and annoying. He also has symptoms of a cold.

Lymph node: This could be a submental(below chin) lymph node which is reacting to an upper respiratory tract infection. If the mass doesn't recede or if it enlarges, I recommend an examination by an otolaryngologist. ...Read more

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I have this lump under my chin when I touch it it hurts a little. You cannot see it but when you touch it its hard underneath the service of the skin?

I have this lump under my chin when I touch it it hurts a little. You cannot see it but when you touch it its hard underneath the service of the skin?

Lymphadenitis: A tender lump under the chin in an young person usually indicates that some bacteria or virus from the lower lip or floor of the mouth was trapped by the submental lymph nodes and prevented from spreading further. Most times the swelling will subsided on its own. If it persists longer than a month or continues to enlarge you must see your Dr. to make sure that its nothing more serious ...Read more

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2 days ago I noticed a lump under my chin underneath the skin. I woke up this morning & it got bigger. Could you tell me what it is What should I do?

Lump: It may possibly be a cystic lesion perhaps from an ingrown hair? If it becomes red or inflamed, it may require antibiotics. Some cysts spontaneously resolve. However, if lump is not resolving over the next few days or worsens, you should visit your doctor for further evaluation to rule out a more serious condition. ...Read more

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After being hit in the face I have a large round lump on the jawline of my chin under the skin which hurts when touched. What could it be?

After being hit in the face I have a large round lump on the jawline of my chin under the skin which hurts when touched. What could it be?

Hematoma: I would recommend that you should consult a physician and get x-rays done to rule out mandible or jaw bone fracture.. My guess is that you probably have developed a hematoma which is a collection of blood under the skin. Large hematomas sometimes need to be evacuated surgically. While smaller ones can resolve spontaneously. ...Read more