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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.
Ans: Well many possibilities. Need a better history. Such as. Did the just appear? How long have they been there? Any change in size or shape? Tender or hot? Any underlying medical issues for you? You should see your doctor for a good exam and then go from there. ...Read more
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
Olecranon bursa: Tou need an accurate diagnosis made by a simple exam. ...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?
Biopsy: Follow up with a dermatologist a biopsy can be done if needed. ...Read more
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
What's the cause?? I've 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
Infection or abscess: Hard to say for sure but could be an infection that might produce these symptoms. Fevers? Is it warm to touch? Could be a clot. If it is really bothering you would a doctor. ...Read more
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
Many possibilities: Some causes of painful “lumps” may include: bony overgrowths, soft tissue masses, ganglions, fibromas, and cysts. Have it evaluated by a professional to get the right diagnosis. ...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 nickle size lump on the inside of my upper forearm right before my elbow which is only painful to the touch. I did not bump my arm.?
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.
I've 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
I have a hard lump under my skin on my elbow (base of bicep). It is hot and is moderately painful when I touch it or stretch my arm. Diametr is ab 1cm
Recently I had 2 iv's, one inner elbow one in wrist area. Now I have a painful, red lump midway up forearm, growing towards elbow and hurts to touch.
Found hard lump on inner right forearm very close to where elbow bends. It feels sore but not painful. What is it and how can it go away? I'm scared!
My arm is all swollen and red it numb to the top and pain to the elbow it has lump and black circle in middle of my arm. It so painful I cant move it?
I discovered a painful lump under my left armpit, it has since moved down into my inner elbow and now is on my inner forearm. It is painful and tender?
Please see: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. You need a biopsy. ...Read more
I have a small lump near my elbow. It feels like a dime size pimple. I noticed it about a 2week ago. It is bruised and is slightly painful. My elbow h?
There are lymph: Nodes in the area you are referring to and this could be a swollen lymph node. Get it checked out by a health care provider to make certain it is not something more serious. ...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
I have a painful lump on my upper R chest gets worse as day goes on By night I have to apply pressure to it to talk or breath myshoulder to elbow hurt?
See a doctor: A lump in upper chest in 37 years old female will make me warty about the breast if definitely it is not close to a breast then it could be close to shoulder it either fatty tumor or an oil gland cyst growing it rarely possible lymph nodes please see a doctor for proper evaluation and assurance and possible treatment good luck ...Read more
22 yr old female. Painful lump in right under arm with what looks like a hard vein connected to it pain radiates into elbow when stretching arm?
PCP: Please visit a doctor in person and get this checked out, lumps and nodes need to be examined to assess their attachments and affects, if bad they need to be addressed, if benign they can be left alone And followed up. ...Read more