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Triceps Tumor Symptoms
What is a painful lump in triceps??
i have one in my right triceps and it moves under skin.if it's a tumor,have any chance to be cancer?
See MD: Usually little lumps are fatty deposits called lipomas, but they may represent other problems, be seen and put your mind at ease. May be nothing but infected lymphnode, but should be seen. Good luck. ...Read more
"tumor" literally translates as "mass", so even a fresh bruise could be called a "tumor". Doctors use the term "neoplasm" (tranlates literally as new growth) to describe tumors that are abnormal growths of cells. These may be benign or malignant; "malignant" = cancer. In everyday usage, we use "tumor" ...Read more
What could be causing sever pain and popping of the tricep muscel caused from impact with the ground symptoms are 4 days old?
I have had two sharp stabbing pains in my left tricep lasting no more than a minute , three times this week. No other symptoms except anxiety.
Manyl possibilities: Could be muscle pain from irritation or trauma (including day to day activity). Could be irritation of a nerve to the area. If it is as infrequent and short acting as you say, observe it. If it worsens, gets more severe, frequent, long lasting see your primary doctor. ...Read more