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Lipoma?: A movable subcutaneous mass in region of latissimus dorsi and that is not inflamed or painful is most likely a benign lipoma. Absent other symptoms, a cancerous growth is most unlikely. That said, a doctor needs to actually feel the mass to give the best differential diagnosis. ...Read more
Probably not: You should see your dermatologist for treatment and evaluation because this way you can get the correct diagnosis and treatment if needed. ...Read more
I have tiny movable lump half way down by neck - i can squeezee it and it moves should i be concernec?
Squeeze: Yes you should be concerned. You must see your primary doctor as soon as possible! ...Read more
I have a small movable lump on my jawline that's been there for years. It doesn't hurt and hasn't grown or changed. What could it be?
Lymph node: That is probably a small lymph node. We have them all over our bodies, and there are especially a lot around the head and neck. It helped you clear out an infection years ago, and just stayed a little larger. Also, there is a salivary gland that wraps under the jaw on each side, and you may be feeling the duct from that gland. No worries. ...Read more
Painless movable lump on my right ribcage and is movable and I can now kind of see it when I stand up. Just noticed it 2 weeks ago. .
3 days ago, I noticed a small, painless and movable lump on my left tibial crest which is medially located. Is it something I should be worried about?
Depends: Small painless movable lump proximal to the tibial tuberosity can be cause by many sources, common causes include: Baker's cyst, Pes Anserine bursitis, lipoma, effusion from bursitis. If the mass or lump persists, examination and testing with your physician is the 1st step. Other less common causes, include, osteochondritis dessican, enchondroma, Osgood-Schlatter's Disease. ...Read more
Hello, two months ago, I've had a small painless, and movable lump on the right side of my neck, and a week ago i found another one on the right side?
Exam needed: I recommend that you be examined in view of the fact that two lumps are now present on either side of your neck. These may be enlarged lymph nodes and if so blood tests looking for blood dyscrasias and mononucleosis are indicated. A biopsy may be advisable if these don't recede or increase in size or number. A benign situation like a viral illness may be the cause,however and they could recede. ...Read more
Hard, movable lump between two ribs on right side? No pain, oval shaped and about dime sized. What could this be?
Have a hard movable lump right above my left tragus. Any idea what it could possibly be. It is also kind of painful. ?
Cyst / Lymph node: Either a cyst or lymph node. Hard to say without exam. If this is resolving I do not think you have much to be concerned about. But if progressive you should see someone. ...Read more
The hard movable lump I have in my right lats is making me feel I have a burning sensation on its surroundings but the lump is not painful?
Muscle tear?: Any lump that is not suppose to be there is worth a trip to the doctor. If you injured the area and tore the muscle for instance it can cause surrounding burning sensation. If you ignore it, it can get worse and require surgery but since it important to take care of your body, get a correct diagnosis then decide on the treatment of your choice. Good luck! ...Read more
I have a fatty feeling movable lump directly under my collarbone on the right side. A little bigger than a quarter. No pain or redness or discomfort.
Fatty deposit : It sounds like you have a fat deposit called a lipoma these are usually benign tumors and if they get to large you may need surgical resection. To be on the safe side I recommend that you follow up with a surgeon to have this removed and biopsied and reviewed by a pathologist ...Read more
Age 33. Had movable lump seems to be gone after 2nd period. In 2 days slightly different loc (11.5 o'clock vs 11). less movable. Same? Cause of Concer
Hi im 27 years old and I have a painless movable lump in the left side of my neck it's about the size of a pea, it's been there for 3 weeks i don't have any other symptoms. It's it normal ?
Neck mass: Possible lymph node enlarged. Needs to be examined to determine the cause, such as infection in teeth or throat, etc. ...Read more
Hard, movable lump on ribs on right side? Painless, oval shaped, and about dime sized? 18 years old.
Get it checked out: There are many potential causes and most are nothing to be concerned about, but there is a small chance it could be something important. You should see your doctor and have it checked out ...Read more
Small pea sized movable lump infron of elbow are( soft side). It doesnt hurt. Same size for months now. ?
I have a small movable lump in my lower back, right side. Not painful. Should I worry? Lipoma? Nerofibroma?
Lipoma: Lipoma is a likely diagnosis, but a physician would have to diagnose it. Lack of redness,pain and tenderness means that it is not inflamed or infected and may not have to be removed unless it's in an area of the body where it's subjected to continual irritation or unless it's growing or unless the examining physician recommends its removal. ...Read more
4.8cm movable lump near elbow. Sonographer today said didn't know what it was......Any suggestions till i see my dr?
Hi, I noticed a pebble like size, hard movable lump near my anus, it feels like connected to a vein. What could be it?
Pilonidal cyst is: but one POSSIBLE cause. Please see your doc for proper diagnosis and treatment. Peace and good health. ...Read more