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Painful lump in middle of my spine causing much discomfort when sitting lying with back against chair, bed, etc. What could this be caused by?

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Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine

In brief: Needs to be checked

It could be an abscess.
Infected cyst most likely, since it is painful you should have it checked by your doctor as you may need antibiotics or excision or incision and drainage.

In brief: Needs to be checked

It could be an abscess.
Infected cyst most likely, since it is painful you should have it checked by your doctor as you may need antibiotics or excision or incision and drainage.
Dr. Yash Khanna
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