Neck Lumps and Bumps: What Do They Mean?

Neck Lumps and Bumps: What Do They Mean?

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Neck lumps, also sometimes called bumps or masses, indicate the presence of abnormal mass in your neck. Lumps on neck can develop as a result of many possible reasons. They may develop from the skin or from structures underneath. Neck lumps can be painful or painless depending on what causes them.

Lump in Armpit: Causes, Size, Treatment

Lump in Armpit: Causes, Size, Treatment

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Enlargement of a lymph node under your arm may indicate presence of a lump. Lymph nodes are specialized small, oval-shaped glands which are present throughout the body. These lymph nodes play a key role in the body’s immune response. Lumps under armpits are very common and may not always be serious

Lump Near Anus and Swellings (Anal Abscess)

Lump Near Anus and Swellings (Anal Abscess)

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A lump or a swelling that is painful and develops suddenly may be caused by many reasons such as an injury or an infection. Sometimes, it is a hemorrhoid (piles). If you are susceptible to the risk factors for hemorrhoids, the anal lump may be due to piles. You should talk to a doctor even if the symptoms are mild.