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Painless lump in throat under ear on side been there 10 year and its moveble. will it ever become fixed in place if so should I wrry. what is it?

Painless lump in throat under ear on side been there 10 year and its moveble.  will it ever become fixed in place if so should I wrry.  what is it?

If...: If it grows larger and does not move then it is time to get it checked. If that is the case make an appointment with an ENT for further evaluation. If it has been the same size, it is soft and moves for that period of time( nothing has changed) then it is most likely benign. ...Read more

Pharynx (Definition)

It is the connection between the mouth and the throat. The 3 parts are the oropharynx, nasopharynx, and hypo-pharynx. The pharynx leads into the ...Read more


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I have a small lump inside of my upper left throat, there is nothing to see from outside but I can feel it only when I touch it and no pain on it.....

I have a small lump inside of my upper left throat, there is nothing to see from outside but I can feel it only when I touch it and no pain on it.....

Inclusion cyst : I suspect this is an inclusion cyst. It may not be an dental related problem since it is high in the throat. See a dermatologist or an ENT physician ...Read more

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What is this lump in my throat that's painless?

What is this lump in my throat that's painless?

See your doctor: These are symptoms that require a thorough evaluation by your doctor. Only after obtaining this informstion, can he/she adequately diagnose and treat you. ...Read more

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Small red lumps in the back of throat with no pain...normal?

Small red lumps in the back of throat with no pain...normal?

GET IT CHECKED: It may be something benign but if it is of concern than get it checked A throat infection usually causes pain . ...Read more

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I have red painless lumps in my throat, im just kinda worried about it?

See a physician: If there is something you are worried about, let your physician take a look at it. Better to be safe than sorry. ...Read more

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I just checked my throat in the mirror and I saw a reddish lump (no pain) on the back of my throat (pharynx). I't soft to the touch. What can it be?

I just checked my throat in the mirror and I saw a reddish lump (no pain) on the back of my throat (pharynx). I't soft to the touch. What can it be?

Lymph gland: The most common lump in the pharynx (back of throat) is hyperplastic lymph tissue. It could be a cyst as well. If you are a non-smoker, I would not worry about this. On the other hand, if you are a smoker (pack a day), consult and ENT doctor for further diagnosis. ...Read more

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Feeling of a lump in my throat. One side at the back of my throat looks swollen but there's no pain. What could this be?

Feeling of a lump in my throat. One side at the back of my throat looks swollen but there's no pain. What could this be?

Get it checked out: 'Lumps' in your throat may be something simple like an enlarged tonsil or could be due to more serious issues like tumor. Lack of pain suggests that there is no infection or inflammation, but doesn't tell us anything more. This is where a visual exam becomes important. You should get this lump checked out by a medical specialist or doctor. ...Read more

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There is a pink pea sized lump in the back of my throat. No pain but I can feel it. Hasn't always been there. Long time smoker.

There is a pink pea sized lump in the back of my throat. No pain but I can feel it. Hasn't always been there. Long time smoker.

Throat lump: Go to your PCP or get an appointment wth an Otolaryngologist (ENT) ear, nose, and throat specialist. You may need a biopsy but there is no way you can get a diagnosis without being seen. Good luck. ...Read more