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I got the hpv vaccine 2 weeks ago and i have a hard lump under my skin. Whats this mean?

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In brief: Hard lump

Hard lump at injection site is a small collection of blood called a hematoma.
This occurs when the tip of the needle grazes a small blood vessel called a capillary. It isn't dangerous and will resolve on its own.

In brief: Hard lump

Hard lump at injection site is a small collection of blood called a hematoma.
This occurs when the tip of the needle grazes a small blood vessel called a capillary. It isn't dangerous and will resolve on its own.
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