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Lumps In Muscle Tissue
It is a body tissue that has the ability to contract. It shortens and generates force. It relaxes and returns to its original length. Muscles move joints, stabilize the body, move air and food through the organs, act as valves for bladder, bowel and other organs. They control movement of the eyes. They help us express ourselves by changing the shape of our ...Read more
Hard lumps in both breasts. Hurts. Does every women have these in their boobs? Are they just muscles?
Does any type of Myopathy cause knots or lumps in the thigh muscles and does it affect the kidneys in any way?
Several types: The possibilities are numerous. See a rheumatologist and have the issue evaluated. ...Read more
Was doing yard work when I felt sumthing pull in my groin area and that night there were two sore lumps in the area. Could it be pulled muscles?
When I tense my muscles I can feel like little lumps along the muscle wich I can break up with my fingers but comes back? My muscles are sore also
I got bitten or stung several times this weekend. I never saw what it was. I have lumps from my scalp to my ankles. They itch. The muscles under the bites are very sore. What is it? No allergies.
I have twin lumps directly below my calf muscles on both legs it feels like there is a distinct small gap between both calves. What is it? Please help
Where to turn? Muscles wasting rapidly, lumps in collar bone, neck, arms it's and hard bone like mass in thigh. Treated as drug seeker (I'm not!!)
Swollen lymph nodes in neck, white furry tongue, face muscle soreness near jaw, thigh and forearm muscles become fatigued, lumps under skin onbelly?
Exam: Do you think this should be treated online? Absolutely NOT. Call for a medical appointment, exam, evaluation, diagnosis and treatment. Cannot be answered online. ...Read more
Pin point red dots on wrist and yellow/brown bruise. Itchy skin all over. Few lumps on legs, sore muscles, nerve pain. Allergies? The rash went in 20m
Difficult to say: It is difficult to say what this could be. It could be urticara. You might want to have this evaluated if it reoccurs. ...Read more
Mltpl deep, hard lumps in calf muscles w/out skin involvement/swollen lymph nodes neck/armpits & weight loss. Venous u/s, chest xray, thyroid & mono-neg. Mild anemia-low monocytes. Any ideas?
Large lump about 2inches on inner thigh feels like attached to muscles for many months, it just started bothering me. What is it and what type of do?
I have a lump on the right side of my stomach, could my muscles, or fat, develop unevenly? If not, what could it be?
3 yo has small hard lump under muscles in neck. Not movable and hard to find. Feels like a bone. Is this a bone I'm feeling? Worry lymphoma?
I have a rubbery moveable lump around upper left abdomen muscles and rib, I can move it on the rib when I flex, its around 2cm, what could it be?
If you aren't sick could you feel a moveable lump on lower front side of the neck next to the muscles? I have had a sore neck could it be muscle?
Yes, it is possible: There are a number of normal structures in the neck that could cause a lump, such as muscles, lymph nodes, the thyroid cartilage, however there are also a number of concerning things that can present as a lump. If it has been present for more than a few weeks and it wasn't there before, it should be examined by a doctor to make sure it isn't something serious ...Read more
There's a small lump near my anus, which hasn't gone away for 6 months, and it is now bigger in size. Some of my insides also come out when pooping, as in my anal muscles. L have to get small amounts of poop out of it sometimes, is this normal?
I have a lump on my neck and if I clench my teeth my neck muscles expand and the lump is more prominent, what could it be?
Can a hiatal hernia cause pain under left ribs& side? It hurts often but sometimes only when cough & I have a lump on each side of my ab muscles.
Possibly: Discomfort under the left rib cage may come from hiatal hernia but may also be due to other things such as gas entrapment in the upper left colon or even from pinched nerves in the rib cage or problem with the base of the left lung. It's best to have your physician examine and advise you, and if he/she feels it's advisable a referral to a gastroenterologist will be made. ...Read more
The body is composed of tissue that are classically described as beiing derived from three basic embyonic layers known as the endoderm, mesoderm and ectoderm that then differentiate into the structures that compose the body such as skin, soft tissues, bone, muscle, organs, etc. Stem cells are not differentiated and have the potential to ...Read more