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What does a lipoma feel like?

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In brief: Gummy bear

A lipoma feels like a soft gummy bear under the skin.
They are usually encapsulated. Some patients describe pain as the tumor grows.

In brief: Gummy bear

A lipoma feels like a soft gummy bear under the skin.
They are usually encapsulated. Some patients describe pain as the tumor grows.
Dr. Randy Stevens
Dr. Randy Stevens
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Good analogy.
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In brief: Lipoma

Lipoma feels like tip of nose, they are mobile and usually don't cause pain.
http://patient.info/health/lipoma-leaflet

In brief: Lipoma

Lipoma feels like tip of nose, they are mobile and usually don't cause pain.
http://patient.info/health/lipoma-leaflet
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Dr. Mark Pack
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In brief: A lump

Lipomas feel like a lump under the skin.
They can be various sizes. It may be soft and mobile. Sometimes it is harder.

In brief: A lump

Lipomas feel like a lump under the skin.
They can be various sizes. It may be soft and mobile. Sometimes it is harder.
Dr. Mark Pack
Dr. Mark Pack
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