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White Bumps On Underarm
Bump: Common ones are lymph nodes, lipoma etc. You want someone to feel it in person. ...Read more
See a doctor: It could be a tumor, cyst or lymph node reaction to infection or something else. You need to see a doctor to get a exam and find out the cause. ...Read more
Checked out! Needs "hands on" examination. Culd be anything from a plugged sweat gland, ingrown hair, to a swollen lymph gland (important)
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Be seen: If it is painful, be seen please. ...Read more
Hidratenitis: Most likely you have a condition which is called hidratenitis. This usually resolves on its own, though some recommend discontinuing your antiperspirant to avoid further worsening of the symptoms. In some instances, it is severe enough to warrant antibiotic therapy, so I would recommend an evaluation with your physician if the symptoms do not resolve in a few days. ...Read more
Cyst: It sounds like a small lipoma which is a small fat cyst and is of no consequence ...Read more
I always get random bumps under my armpit they come and go sometimes painful sometimes they arent?
Recently felt a little bump in armpit, a little bit hurt when pressed, no excretion or anything. What could that be?
Probably benign: Small infections and cysts of the skin under the armpit are common and not a cause for alarm. However if it keeps growing or is deeper than the skin (does it move when you move the skin?) it may represent a lymph node, and should be evaluated. ...Read more
There's a bump under my armpit that has been there for a fee weeks, it hasn't grown is that something to worry about?
May be: It could just be an ingrown hair or a skin tag. However, there are glands in the armpit too, and you don't want one of those to be swollen for more than about a week. It could also be a cyst. You probably should get checked out to make sure it isn't anything serious. ...Read more
Around 3 mõnths ago felt small bump under left armpit that went away. Now it is back again. What could be causing this.
Hard to say: This could possibly be a cyst that comes and goes and also be a lymph node. See a doc when it recurrs. ...Read more
My sister is 14 years old and she said it's a bump under her armpit that hurt really bad and she said she notice the bump yesterday?
I shaved my armpit in décembre and I hurt myself in this area a little bit and I remark that my armpit is bump what should I do? Is it normal?
I have noticed a small bump on my armpit. At first it would come and go and lately I've realized it has been there for about two or three weeks now.
Could be: A cyst! See your pcp to care for it! ...Read more
I have a large, painful and itchy bump on my airpit (underarm), it started out as 3 bumps that looked like a type of bug bite, day by day they got bigger, and the 3 swelled together and it looks like 1 big bump now.?
Several things: You have symptoms which could be serious and should see your physician. He/she will listen to you, do a physical examinarion, run some tests, and let you know what's going on. ...Read more
Folliculitis: Could be infected hair follicles. I would be concerned about lymph nodes too. Please see a doctor as soon as possible. ...Read more
Hematoma: You could have bleeding under your skin and in muscles. ...Read more
I have a sister that 14 years old and have a bump in her armpit. She said she have pain when she put on deodorant?
See doctor: This could be an infection of the sweat gland, called hirudenitis. Need doctor exam for treatment. ...Read more
I have "ball" growing inside my right armpit. I can also feel it as a bump when my armpit is open. Should I be concerned?
Tough: There are a number of possibilities that could cause what you describe, which includes a cyst, lymph node, fatty tissue (benign), etc. The most common causes, however, are not worrisome. The best way to know for sure is to have a doctor do an exam and possibly some imaging depending on their thoughts from examination. Make an appointment to see your primary doctor ASAP. Best wishes. ...Read more