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My Lump Has Traveled From 2 To 3 Inches Below My Elbow To 2 To 3 Inches Above My Elbow
I have a lump on the inside of my arm near the elbow. It is about an inch in diameter and is not sore. I work regularly with weights and wonder if that could be the problem. It has been there about three weeks and has not gotten any larger.
Possible cyst: A lump needs to be seen by a physician before a diagnosis can be made. It's quite possible that you have a benign lesion like a cyst, but you'll have to go to a physician for evaluation. ...Read more
Lump in the crease of the inside of my elbow. 2 inches long and goes from the middle of the crease downward? Pain when slightly pushed. No injury
Lump: This would require a physical exam to be able to give you any useful information. I would recommend seeing your physician. ...Read more
Olecranon bursa: Tou need an accurate diagnosis made by a simple exam. ...Read more
I have a lump the size of a quarter just above my right elbow. Came on within three days and getting bigger. What could it be?
Epitrochlear node: You are describing an epitrochlear lymph node. This can be related to a distal infection in the forearm or the hand. If so, it may be tender. Usually the place of it is to the inside of the arm above elbow. Of course there are other possible causes of lymph nodes enlargement. If not better in a few days you may need to get it checked. A biopsy can be done if no better or worse with no good reason ...Read more
My 13 year old daughter has a very hard movable lump on the outside of her elbow, about and inch and a half long... Not really painful. What could thi?
Need to be seen: Can't guess, also insufficient information, please see her doctor or a virtual consult with pictures on HealthTap ...Read more
I had a melanoma removed near my elbow in dec 2012, I have just noticed a lump about an inch on the inside of my elbow area, ?
Time to see your doc: It is time to see your friendly surgeon. ...Read more
I have developed a sudden allergy to alcohol. Around three months later I noticed a painful lump in my left arm need my elbow that went away in a week?
See your Dr and get: A comprehensive exam including liver function and blood count. U may be developing withdrawal symptoms to alcohol. Have that lump reexamined to be sure it's not a tumor. Hope u quit drinking alcohol for good. Take care! Http://www. M.Webmd. Com/a-to-z-guides/alcohol-withdrawal-symptoms-treatments. ...Read more
24 year old female. Discomfort in left breast. Movable and slightly painful lump on left side. Had small lump in armpit that hurt and moved around. After two weaks, lump in armpit spread vertically, and has a thin painful hard line that goes to elbow?
I have a pain in my elbow shooting to my wrist? There is a small lump about one inch above my elbow towards the outside of my arm that is painful.
When I bend my right hand up, I feel lump on the inside of arm right below the elbow crease and 1/4 inch to left. What could it be?
Lump: This action stretches your flexor tendons and that may be what you a feeling. Other possibilities include a cyst on the tendons or perhaps the synovial sac swelling. If this get enlarged get checked. ...Read more
I have a pea sized lump an inch below my elbow on my right arm. Tender to the touch, it sometimes burns. What is it, and should I be concerned?
See your doctor: Tender or painful bumps beginning recently could represent infection, especially if red or growing. Get it looked at. ...Read more
I found a marble sized hard lump in upper arm an inch from elbow. (unmovable & tender) it feels like its on a tendon or bone. What could it be?
C MD: U shoul b cn by ur pcp or better an ortho guy. Exam & x-ray at minimum. Any doubt re DX more tests may b needed. ...Read more
Dr on here said to c my pcp but didn't answer what lump could be? Marble sized unmovable tender lump inch above my elbow in uppr armon tendon or bone
Go see your doc!: It's impossible to tell from the little bit of info you've given, especially w/o examination. Perhaps you just have a swollen lymph node. Or abscess (pus pocket). Or (sebaceous) cyst. Not a common area for ganglion cyst. Maybe (aneurysmal) bone cyst. Bottom line, you need to go see your doc. If money is an issue, check out http://alvinblin. Blogspot. Com/p/low-cost-medicaldentalpharmacy-options. Html. ...Read more
Lump under skin upper left arm 4 inches above elbow. Kind of sore. What is this? Similar one by Adam's apple.
Hard to tell....: ... if these are related. They could both be swollen lymph nodes. If they do not resolve within a week you should see your doc. ...Read more
I've had my 4th elbow surgery about 2 1/2 weeks ago all of a sudden ive noticed a 3 in long hard mass/lump my dr is 6hrs away what should I do?
Call the the surgeon: Your doctor has to know, first call your doctor, if needed you may have to go and see ...Read more
Simple vs serious: Our bodies always have things that grow and change. Skin, fat, muscle, lymph nodes, bones, can change shape, get larger, more prominent due to many factors. The vast majority are not cancer but simply unusual growths like fatty tumors, cysts, skin tags, moles, etc. Most cause no symptoms and can be watched. If they cause symptoms or change colors, bleed, bruise or hurt, then see your doctor. ...Read more
See your doctor: Your doctor needs to examine you and run some tests to see what's going on. ...Read more
I have a squishy lump in the crease of my elbow. It is moveable not fixed and isn't solidly round but about the size of a quarter.
Maybe a lipoma.: This could be a variety of things. It sounds like it might be a lipoma. You could take pictures of it and then either see a doctor in person or on HealthTap to further evaluate it. If you use HealthTap, make sure your pictures are high-quality and that you get close-up pictures, if at all possible. ...Read more
Difficult to say: It is obviously difficult to guess what a lump could be without an examination, so come in and let a physician see it.! if it is painless and in the back of the elbow it could be your olecranon bursa. Lumps and bumps around the elbow are fairly common. You need an exam and xrays. ...Read more
Was there an injury: Depends on where the lump is located and your symptoms ...Read more
I had a lot of small bumps-which turned into a cluster of lumps-on my forearm & side of elbow. 2 wks prior I had an IV in this arm and swelled after?
Elbow lumps: Without further information, "lumps under skin of elbows" could be cause by a long and dizzying list of things. Epitrochlear lymph nodes, tophi, rheumatoid nodules, lipoma, cyst, etc. Guessing is not advised. Seeing your doctor to obtain a formal diagnosis is! ...Read more
What should I do if I have just noticed on my elbow I have a collection of flesh coloured lumps they don't itch but im really worried as to what they are can anyone help?
More information is needed.
How long have t hey been there?
Have they changed in size?
Are they painful?
I would recommend consulting a local dermatologist or primary care doctor. ...Read more
Needs eval: You don't say how long it's been there or anything about the qualities or if you were injured so sorry but can't be of more help. Of you want to write back with more information maybe we could help. Sorry ...Read more
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