Big skin lump. A lipoma is basically a lump of fatty tissue, usually seen in the skin. Feels a bit rubbery, usually pretty obvious. Your doctor should look and make sure it's not anywhere that can include a lymph node as a possibility. Usually removed surgically if desired.
Lipomas. Lipomas are situated just under your skin. They commonly occur in the neck, shoulders, back, abdomen, arms and thighs.Soft and doughy to the touch. They also move easily with slight finger pressure.Generally small. Lipomas are typically less than 2 inches (5 centimeters) in diameter, but they can grow larger and be painful if they press on nerves.