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I have a bump on my upper lower leg just above the bone and its tender?

I have a bump on my upper lower leg just above the bone and its tender?

Knee pain?: Hi DJose, if I understand your description, and the pain is just below the knee cap, it could be patellar tendonitis ( runners knee). Rest is imperative as well as anti inflammatories. When the pain and swelling improve, there are some physical therapy exercises you can do. First, see your doctor. if he confirms, then there are some exercises that can decrease the chances of chronic pain. ...Read more

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Sensitive painful hard lump on my left leg just below my knee on the left side of my calf... Any ideas of what it could be?

Can be anything!: Hard painful lumps and bumps need to be evaluated by your PCP, or dermatologist for further evaluation. Depending if there's an additional red ring around it, or if it's nodular, or if it has any other associate findings will determine what it could be. So a physical examination needs to be done for definitive diagnosis. ...Read more

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I have two small hard unmovable and painless lumps on each upper thighs. A similar lump on left hip. Huge lum. behind stomach fat. Hurts when pressed?

I have two small hard unmovable and painless lumps on each upper thighs. A similar lump on left hip. Huge lum. behind stomach fat. Hurts when pressed?

Lipoma: Sounds like they may be lipomas which are benign encapsulated accumulations of fat. Many people have them and they do not require any intervention unless they are so large they are cosmetically unappealing or pressing on a nerve and causing pain. An examination by your provider can confirm this is the case. Very rarely is any additional testing needed to make this diagnosis. ...Read more

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I hav hard tender lump under skin on my lower ribs on left side of back, also I have a tender spot on rib upper right next to degen. Thorasic spine.?

I hav hard tender lump under skin on my lower ribs on left side of back, also I have a tender spot on rib upper right next to degen. Thorasic spine.?

Best to consult...: Large, tender or especially growing or changing lesions should always be evaluated by a professional. They could be something as benign as a lipoma (benign fatty deposit) or they could be something more important. Please see your doctor. ...Read more

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I have small hickey-looking rashes on my left leg. One on outside thigh and 2 on inner thigh. I've also had back ache and stomach pains(constipation)?

I have small hickey-looking rashes on my left leg. One on outside thigh and 2 on inner thigh. I've also had back ache and stomach pains(constipation)?

Pic worth 1000 words: A digital pic of the spots would be much easier to diagnose. They could be anything from insect bites to an allergic skin rash. Doubt that the stomach symptoms have much to do with spots on your leg. If they get larger, travel to the other side, become more plentiful in number, or start getting swollen etc. you will need to see a doctor. ...Read more

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Small red and sore bumps on lower left leg, pain in calf area and hurts to walk, only left leg only?

Small red and sore bumps on lower left leg, pain in calf area and hurts to walk, only left leg only?

Pain in calf: that makes it difficult to walk is definitely something you want to have looked at by your provider! The rash may or may not be related. Deep vein thrombosis sometimes present with pain in the calf region as well as swelling, warmth and redness. Get it physically looked at for a definitive diagnosis! ...Read more

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Ive been experiencing a lot of lower back pain and found a lump the size of a golf ball on my lower left back closer to my spine. It hurts to touch so?

Back pain and lump: There are several causes of lower back pain. Was there any injury to your lower back causing a lump? You need to see your physician to get a detailed history and exam findings of your lower back pain and lump. ...Read more

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Experiencing lower abdomen pain, lower back pain, on my right side & missed period. also just discovered a cyst on my right lower neck region. Related?

Experiencing lower abdomen pain, lower back pain, on my right side & missed period. also just discovered a cyst on my right lower neck region. Related?

Probably not.: However, a missed period with lower abdominal pain may be a sign of an ectopic pregnancy, which is a pregnancy in the Fallopian tube instead of in the uterus. You should be checked out, especially if the pain is getting worse - then you need to go to the emergency room. ...Read more

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I have a knot on the lower left side of my back and is tender also pain down right leg?

I have a knot on the lower left side of my back and is tender  also pain down right leg?

Sciatica: Statistically the most common cause of this is sciatica, irritation of the sciatic nerve (or its contributors). The knot in your back s almost certainly focal muscle spasm which frequently occurs in sciatica, even if the knot is on the opposite side as the leg pain. ...Read more

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Severe back pain one day, feeling around noticed a hard lump, on my lower right back closer to my hip region.Feels as hard as a bone.

Severe back pain one day, feeling around noticed a hard lump, on my lower right back closer to my hip region.Feels as hard as a bone.

Back pain: Based on location and the hard lump sounds like a muscle spasm, try an over the counter pain reliever, chill out for a day or so and if it persists a consultation with your local doctor might be helpful. ...Read more

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I have a lump size of a golf ball on my lower back below my rib cage on the left what could it be?

I have a lump size of a golf ball on my lower back below my rib cage on the left what could it be?

Swelling: Could be many things including a sebaceous cyst or a fatty tumor. Have it checked or sen us a picture. An ultrasound may be helpful in making the diagnosis. All the best. ...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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Abdominal lump on right side. It above my pelvic area a few inches on top of my c section. It's painful and kinda firm. ?

Abdominal lump on right side. It above my pelvic area a few inches on top of my c section. 
It's painful and kinda firm. 

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Can't tell, : Several possibilities, may or may not be related to the C section wound/scar, you need to be examined, or have a virtual consult with Healthtap, good luck ...Read more

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I woke up a few days ago to find a small hard unmovable lump on my lower, back head and a movable small lump on the back left lower side of my neck?

I woke up a few days ago to find a small hard unmovable lump on my lower, back head and a movable small lump on the back left lower side of my neck?

?nodes: These may be enlarged lymph nodes in the posterior neck chains. In the absence of other symptoms like a rash in the neck or scalp, or viral like syndrome, we would simply recheck these in a week to see if they're receding or enlarging or whether new nodes have appeared. In case of the latter, your MD would order appropriate tests which could include a biopsy. ...Read more

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Lower back pains and swelling on the left side of my back ,what could it be?Josh

Lower back pains and swelling on the left side of my back ,what could it be?Josh

May B swollen due 2-: -muscle spasm. It could feel swollen & the muscle is hard not soft compared 2 the opposite side. C an ortho 4 eval & imaging. ...Read more