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Uneven Bone On Top Of Chest
Bone is a living growing tissue made mostly of collagen (protein that provides soft framework) & the mineral calcium phosphate that adds strength & hardens the framework. Two types of bone are found in the body; cortical (dense compact outer layer) & trabecular (makes up inner layer, ...Read more
Multiple acute bone pains on 5th left and right ribs on chest and underarms, on low scapula, upper spine, near post tibial tendons. What's causing it?
XRay: Recommend getting XRay if you haven't. If you have, what does it show? ...Read more
Not necessarily: There are many bumps that people develop on their feet. Many of these are from wear and tear arthritis. Sometimes bumps and other deformities are from systemic diseases such as RA (rheumatoid arthritis). See your podiatrist if you are having pain and issues with a bump on the foot. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Small hard round lump on occipital bone feels like bone. In line with top of ears in the centre of the back of my skull. What could this be?17, female
Normal: Hi, this is likely the external occipital protuberance of the occipital bone. Everyone has this it is just more pronounced on some people. ...Read more
Could be Cyst: Would have to know more medical history, was there a sprain or injury. Where is this mass, how long, etc. Without knowing this, it is almost impossible to diagnose. Could be cyst, sprain or strain of tendons or ligaments, possible fracture. My advice would be to see foot/ankle specialist ASAP. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Lower back there are 2 pointy bones that are aprox 3“ from the center of my spine almost on the top of my butt. The 1 on the right has very sharp pain?
PSIS: ? discovered "bumps" bilaterally above buttocks. Posterior superior iliac spines (PSIS) conjoin, medially, with sacroiliac joint. Low back and pelvic girdle pain elicited on one side is "Fortin" Sign, which correlates with disorder of the sacroiliac joint. Extreme sport injuries, falls, MVA's, and lifting injuries can cause. See an Osteopath for diagnosis. ...Read more
See your doctor: This is a problem that requires a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. In that meeting, your doctor will listen to you, perform a throrough examination and possibly order labs or other tests. Based on this information, he/she will be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Spleen: The spleen is in left upper quadrant of the abdomen. Your kidney is also here but is further towards your back or flank area. ...Read more
Consider hernia.: Does the pain radiate into testicle?Get a more detailed answer ›
Can floating ribs be felt on front of body? Have lumps below bottom of rib cage on each side that feel long and hard like a bone
No, they are located: In the back only. You should see your pcp to be evaluated ; investigated to get the correct diagnosis. ...Read more
Got an bone hard lump on left backside of head above the occipital bone with burning sensation there and on my neck and shoulders. Any ideas?
Superior trapezius : The unifying symptom you describe is the broad region of discomfort. This muscle runs throughout the region you describe. Perhaps is spasm in this muscle with tendonitis where it connects to the occipital skull. Your signs and symptoms are odd, and you should see an osteopath to sort this out. ...Read more
Nonspecific: Unfortunately this is an extremely nonspecific description. A soft fatty lump may be a simple lipoma, which is benign and does not require treatment. If you have had prior fracture of the collar bone, you may be feeling a bony callus or a residual deformity from the fracture. If the lump is tender or has unusual coloration or has been rapidly changing in size, then you need evaluation. ...Read more
Bump on middle of tibia. Attached to bone. Skin pigment over site is darkened. X 6mo. Aching feeling of tibia bone periodically?
More info: Your should get this checked out by discussing with your doctor. A more thorough history of the type of pain, relieving and exacerbating factors, as well as as exam of the area, will help in determining the cause of your discomfort. ...Read more