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Painful Lump Near Elbow
I have a small painful lump in the inside of my upper right arm. Along with another painful lump near my elbow side closest to my body , Palm up.
See your doctor: Your doctor needs to examine you and run some tests to see what's going on. ...Read more
Could: Be swollen trochanteric bursa, if red or warm seek medical attention. ...Read more
I have a small hard lump on my arm near the elbow its not painful but would like to no what it is?
Very small non painful lump on back of elbow, can roll it around between fingerers. Hasn't changed in a month, what could it be?
I have a lump just above my elbow. It is pea sized and is quite soft. It isn't painful unless I apply pressure to it. It literally feel like a pea.
Lump: This may be a small,benign fatty tissue growth(lipoma) or a simple inclusion cyst. It would have to be examined by a physician for diagnosis. Perhaps the advice would be to leave it alone after the assessment. ...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
Whats the cause?? Ive got pain when i straighten my R arm. On the inside just above my elbow there is a slight red mark and its painful, feel a lump
I have a big lump on my rt fore arm I also have a couple of small lumps and even smaller ones in both elbows very painful from shoulders to fingers?
Sounds serious: at least potentially. Are these bumps at all tender? Any streaks up the arm? Lumps in armpits? Have you been bitten or scratched by any animal (especially cat) or insect? Any fever? You should see someone to find out what's going on, especially with the pain. It could get worse quickly and you would be in pain and without guidance. Good luck! ...Read more
I have a lump on my upper forearm close to my elbow. It is fast growing and is increasingly painful. It is very solid and has started turning purple.
Skin Abscess: The description sounds like an abscess, or a localized infection. It likely requires an incision and drainage which usually cures it. This is a relatively simple bedside procedure. The body may be able to "wall it off" but there is a risk it will not. Can try warm compress, but advise to see your doctor soon since it is "fast growing". ...Read more
I have a sore lump on my arm right above my elbow, its about the size of a quarter. Its painful to touch and feels soft, what could this be?
Sore lump: Get it checked soon especially if it is red or inflamed and came about quickly over the past few days - it may very we'll be an infection in your skin localized as an abscess. Your doctor should be able to evaluate this and determine the approach to treatment. Wish you we'll and this problem resolves soon. Thank you for your question. ...Read more
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.
Ive woken up with excruciating pain in R arm when i straightn it. On the inside just above the elbow feels like a smll lump painful 2 touch red mark?
Yestrday woke up with a spider bite in my upper arm. Painful thing as day went one lump grew. Overnight lump has shrunk but pain has spread to elbow.
A small lump appeared suddenly near the inside of my elbow, about 2 weeks ago. Dr said its lipoma, it & area around are painful, could it be sarcoma?
Lump dilemma: Lump inside the elbow which is painful can have several causes starting from lymph node, lipoma, cystic mass and the list goes on if we look at the given info; pain, sudden onset favor tendinitis with fluid collection from a strenous exercise more detailed history and skilful exam can clarify the matter.Sarcoma is very unlikely with this history ultrasound of the mass can provide helpful info. ...Read more