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Lump in the armpit - June 30th 2013, 11:49 AM

I started feeling it slightly 2 days ago. Yesterday it was prominent and slightly painful. Today... it is getting quite painful, and I can actually feel like there's a hard lump under the skin.


I've gotten this before, but it's usually gone away by itself and never really got too painful.

This time... it's worse than it ever was before.



Does anyone know what the hell this shit is or could be?


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Re: Lump in the armpit - June 30th 2013, 12:49 PM

Hey,

There are several things that it could be, but to be sure you should see your doctor about it
It is likely to be a swollen lymph gland especially if you also feel unwell and have other signs of an infection, it could also be a cyst. These are quite common but I'd get it checked out if I were you.

I hope it gets sorted soon!
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Re: Lump in the armpit - July 2nd 2013, 05:58 AM

Try a warm compress and see if that helps. It could be lots of things. It could be an ingrown hair. It could be an abscess. It could be a pimple.
   
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