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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
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?
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?
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 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