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I have a hardish lump on my left shoulder below my collar bone, no pain, red with purplish lines, gotten bigger the past couple of years?

I have a hardish lump on my left shoulder below my collar bone, no pain, red with purplish lines, gotten bigger the past couple of years?

Lumps need to be : Diagnosed by a doctor. What are you waiting for? Doesn't sound like its resolving......Go get it checked out it may need biopsy, or removal. ...Read more

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I stretched my left arm over my left shoulder-not something I normally do. A itching lump arose 2 days later, but no pain. Did I strain a lymph node?

I stretched my left arm over my left shoulder-not something I normally do. A itching lump arose 2 days later, but no pain. Did I strain a lymph node?

No: No, you can't strain a lymph node by stretching. If the lump is itching and is in your armpit, it could be a clogged sweat gland that has caused a pimple to form. If it gets big enough over the next few days, it would be good to see a doctor to know what it is. ...Read more

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Sharp pain in my left shoulder blade/back radiating to my left breast, left arm, neck. No breast lumps and breast does not hurt when its being touched?

Sharp pain in my left shoulder blade/back radiating to my left breast, left arm, neck. No breast lumps and breast does not hurt when its being touched?

Pain neck, back: The type of radiating pain you describe is often from nerve impingement (pinching) in the neck spinal area or in the thoracic area. See your doctor for diagnosis. Physical therapy helps. Avoid neck and back strain, heavy lifting most sports for now. ...Read more

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What should I do about this small lump on my left shoulder?

What should I do about this small lump on my left shoulder?

Find what is it: When find what is it you will be able to find what to do with it. ...Read more

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I have a lump on my left shoulder notice it 3 years ago, since then I notice its getting a bit bigger maybe a size of a quarter.please help ?

I have a lump on my left shoulder notice it  3 years ago, since then I notice its getting a bit bigger maybe a size of a quarter.please help
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Mri : I believe further investigation is needed. If for no other reason peace of mind. MRI is ideal to see if is a lipoma a fatty tumor or something else. The fact that it has changed is of note. Best visit your doctor and discuss what to do next ...Read more

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I have a lump on my left shoulder blade, what should I do?

I have a lump on my left shoulder blade, what should I do?

See PCP : 'lumps' on shoulder blades could be several things but what u should do is see your physician. Fatty benign tumors( lipomas) are common here.If u fell, an organizing hematoma may be forming. Osteochondromas are not uncommon on the scapula. All this is speculation; see your pcp w/ possible referral to orthopedist. Best of luck! ...Read more

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I have a small hard pea sized lump that doesn't hurt or move on top of my left shoulder. What could this most likely be? Thanks.

I have a small hard pea sized lump that doesn't hurt or move on top of my left shoulder. What could this most likely be? Thanks.

Reassurance : Hard movable painless lump without growing up most likely benign condition. Do not press it, just check on monthly basis. Make appointment with a doctor if it will increases in size n ...Read more

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I have a hard lump on my left shoulder that is painful to the touch and hurts when I move it, I have no insurance what is this and should I go ton er?

I have a hard lump on my left shoulder that is painful to the touch and hurts when I move it, I have no insurance what is this and should I go ton er?

Lump on shoulder: Yes Go to ER or urgent care , sometimes urgent care can refer you to doc that have lower prices if no insurance or you can look up free /low cost clinics in your area. Could be infection, could be mass/tumor/ganglioma/schwannoma , shoulder lumps need to be evaluated you need xray perhaps CT.. ...Read more