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Doctor insights on: Pea Sized Lump Just Above Left Hip

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I am 19, I have a pea size lump just to the left of my right hip(Near groin). Was black and blue, but has gone away. Hurts now and then. What is this?

I am 19, I have a pea size lump just to the left of my right hip(Near groin). Was black and blue, but has gone away. Hurts now and then. What is this?

Hematoma ? bruise,: Or cyst that burst, did you have a trauma there recent, body absorbed it likely, if comes back or pain see your dr. Could have been a lymph node due to some inflammation but if any penile dishcharge or anything related to testes or scrotum might be std or hernia. ...Read more

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My 2 and 1/2 year old son has bruising & a hard pea size lump near left hip bone, what could it be?

My 2 and 1/2 year old son has bruising & a hard pea size lump near left hip bone, what could it be?

Probably benign: If new, probably trauma with a small fatty scar, which may takes weeks to resolve. If no where else on the body, should not be a problem. ...Read more

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I have a hard pea sized lump next to my hip. It is slightly moveable, no pain unless I apply a lot of pressure and I have only just noticed it. 23 y/o?

I have a hard pea sized lump next to my hip. It is slightly moveable, no pain unless I apply a lot of pressure and I have only just noticed it. 23 y/o?

Dx Uncertain: if you mean lateral to your groin — you might have an inflamed lymph node. You could have a cyst. Possibly — an infected hair follicle. It can't be diagnosed with the available info. ...Read more

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I have a small pea size lump, not tender just above my L hip at the front of the body just under the skin any ideas doc?

I have a small pea size lump, not tender just above my L hip at the front of the body just under the skin any ideas doc?

Benign bump skin: Sounds like a Dermatofibroma, benign (not cancer) growth from fibrous tissue due to prior trauma in the area. You might have had a pimple or bug bite that healed and "by mistake", made your body form this pebble- like lesion.
If it's not very firm, could be other benigns:Lipoma: a Tumor of fatty cells. Cyst:Sac of skin cells&sebum But, if the lesion grows, changes or hurts, go to the Doc. ...Read more

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I have a pea sized lump on my hip, that tripled in size overnight. And seems to be bruising, although I had no trauma to the area.

I have a pea sized lump on my hip, that tripled in size overnight. And seems to be bruising, although I had no trauma to the area.

Abscess: It is important that you get this examined by your doctor. The lump may be the development of an abscess which may need incision and drainage and possibly antibiotics. Or it may be due to a subcutaneous cyst or a haematoma (blood collection). Very difficult to comment without an examination ...Read more

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Pea size hard lump on right hip. Change in sensation over body, fasciculations when resting+back cramping after exercise. Sinus problems as well. Help?

Pea size hard lump on right hip. Change in sensation over body, fasciculations when resting+back cramping after exercise. Sinus problems as well. Help?

Lump: The lump on the right hip soundd benign. So, take it easy! Regarding fasiculations and cramps, sounds like they are related to your level of physical activity. Lastly, sinus problems, please contact your doctor for a thorough physical exam and comple evaluation, and also to discuss the treatment options. ...Read more

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I have painful pea size lumps on both sides of my pelvis. What should I do?

Family practice : These could be lymph nodes. They enlarge when there is an infection or reaction in your body. Since it is on both sides it hard to say where your infection may be. You need to have your dr check it out. ...Read more

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Pea sized lump in groin where upper leg meets abdomen and pelvis. Is this common? Does not hurt. Will watch but concerned. 25 female.

Lymph node: You are probably feeling an inguinal lymph node. If you just noticed this, and there are no others, watch it as you mentioned, but see your doctor if something changes (especially with your history). ...Read more

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Hi, my daughter is 4 years old and I have just felt a pea size lump on the back of her head on the left side, she has been unwell with a cough and col?

Hi, my daughter is 4 years old and I have just felt a pea size lump on the back of her head on the left side, she has been unwell with a cough and col?

Lymph node: There are many lymph nodes in the neck and back of the head that are often more noticeable because they are located where our fat pads don't hide them. If you feel around you should find several the size of a pea ; sometimes bigger. They can increase to the size of a big peanut if stimulated by local factors, illness or vaccines. I would just monitor it or have doc see it during regular visit. ...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.

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 lump on the left side of my jawline ,but the lump is pea size then grows to size of popcorn then shrinks back to pea size?

I have a lump on the left side of my jawline ,but the lump is pea size then grows to size of popcorn then shrinks back to pea size?

Salivary gland stone: You may have a stone in your salivary gland. Seek the attention of an otolaryngologist for confirmation. ...Read more

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Squishy moveable lump on lower neck where my neck meets my shoulder. Doesn't hurt, on left side. Size of pea maybe. Should I be concerned?

Squishy moveable lump on lower neck where my neck meets my shoulder. Doesn't hurt, on left side. Size of pea maybe. Should I be concerned?

Yes, see a doctor: You should have this evaluated. It could be a lymph node or possible a mass. It may also be related to an infection. ...Read more

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I have a pea sized lump under my chin. It doesn't cause me pain. The lump is on the left side, and is very movable. It snaps back in place.

I have a pea sized lump under my chin. It doesn't cause me pain. The lump is on the left side, and is very movable. It snaps back in place.

If...: If this is a new finding you should see a ENT(ear, nose and throat) specialist in order to get it checked. We cannot tell what it is through this platform and without and direct exam. ...Read more

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I have had a pea sized lump above my collarbone close to my neck on the left side. It is hard and moveable, but hasn't grown. Should I be concerned?

I have had a pea sized lump above my collarbone close to my neck on the left side.  It is hard and moveable, but hasn't grown.  Should I be concerned?

See a surgeon: While most small lumps under the skin are not worrisome, you should see a surgeon for consultation. In that area you describe sometimes lymph nodes can swell and indicate other disease. Most lesions can be removed in the office under local anesthesia. ...Read more

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I have a pea sized lump to the left of my cervix what could it be?

I have a pea sized lump to the left of my cervix what could it be?

Nabothian cyst: This is a very common finding. Most gynecologists have seen hundreds of these in their careers. The cervix is covered with glands and sometimes the pore gets blocked forming a small cyst. They are not serious and nothing needs to be done. Very rarely they can get big enough to require drainage but this is very rare. ...Read more

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I have found a pea sized lump on the left side of vagina wall. What can this be? It doesn't hurt, it just feels hard.

Get checked: Probably not anything dangerous but to be certain you should have it looked at by your GYN. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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Hello! I'm a 27-year-old male and I just found a firm, pea-sized lump above my left testis. Quite frightened. Advice?

Hello! I'm a 27-year-old male and I just found a firm, pea-sized lump above my left testis. Quite frightened. Advice?

It is too small!: You should monitor this nodule for the next 1 to 2 months and see if it grows in size. If it gets larger to a size of a Nickel, then you wiil need to show it to your doctor or go to see a Urologist for a check up and do further tests like an ultrasound test of your left Testicle. If the size doe snot increase over the next several months, then you can ignore it as a probable benign condition. ...Read more

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Lump on my left earlope, size of a pea when touched it's painful?

Lump on my left earlope, size of a pea when touched it's painful?

Lump: A lump in the ear lobe may be an inclusion cyst. Tenderness, especially if redness is also present, indicates some degree of irritation or inflammation. A physician would have to examine you in order to advise you. ...Read more

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I have a small pea size lump on left side of anus? Shoud ibe worried?

I have a small pea size lump on left side of anus? Shoud ibe worried?

Probably: An external hemorrhoid. Keep an eye on it and if it gets bigger or doesn't go away in 2 weeks see your doctor. ...Read more

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My husband has a pea sized lump on his left testical what could this be?

My husband has a pea sized lump on his left testical what could this be?

Get evaluated - now.: Any new lump on the testicle must be taken seriously. Testicular cancer can occur in young men. His doctor will likely order an ultrasound evaluation. If it is a cancer, it is likely to be highly treatable — so long as one acts quickly to get evaluation and treatment. Of course, there are many less concerning possibilities; my job is to be on the look-out for worst case scenarios. Lgromkomd. ...Read more

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Have a lump a little over the size of a pea, around left collarbone. Painful, hard. Been there for a year.

Cyst: Sebaceous cysts are the commonest skin swellings that can be painful and tender. Examination by a physician can make a diagnosis and it can be excised in the office. ...Read more

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33 f healthy pea size lump left side on back near spine. Dr checked it 2 mos ago and again and said ok. Should I get 2nd opinion?

Sounds benign: This is not a typical location for bad things and it does not appear to be enlarging so I think your doc is probably correct. Sounds like it might be lipoma. Maybe this has been there for many years. ...Read more

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Pea sized lump on left side of anus, hurts a little when touched or when I've been sitting for a long time, I pushed it up a little

Pea sized lump on left side of anus, hurts a little when touched or when I've been sitting for a long time, I pushed it up a little

Hemorrhoid?: It sounds like you have a hemorrhoid. An anal wart can also cause a lump but usually is not painful. If it persists for more than a week or two, it should be examined. ...Read more

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My 2 year old has two pea sized lumps on his head. One near the top and the other half-way down the head on the left. They don't seem to bother him,?

My 2 year old has two pea sized lumps on his head. One near the top and the other half-way down the head on the left.  They don't seem to bother him,?

Lymph node: There are many lymph nodes in the neck and back of the head that are often more noticeable because they are located where our fat pads don't hide them. If you feel around you should find several the size of a pea & sometimes bigger. They can increase to the size of a big peanut if stimulated by local factors, illness or vaccines. I would just monitor it. ...Read more