Why Does A Lump The Size Of A Kidney Bean Under The Left Armpit Not Hurt?
, I’m a 30-year-old man, I feel a small lump a little smaller than a kidney bean. Its location is between the left side ribs. Parallel to the position of the heart but located exactly below the armpit Not feeling pain or itching, but I’m afraid there is something that I might not be aware of. Thank you in advance
Hello, thanks for the question.
Lumps that grow abnormally in the body can be caused by several things depending on the characteristics and location of the lump lump. These lumps are benign and some are malignant. Some types of bumps that can appear on the body include lipoma, which is the fatty tissue under the skin, between the skin and muscle, development is very slow and generally harmless, the inspection is usually palpable soft and elastic. Other causes can include lymphadenopathy, namely enlarged lymph nodes due to infection in the area around the gland, epidermoid cyst or sebaceous cysts are non-cancerous cysts on the hair follicles. Can also be due to lumps from the bone, or other causes. Therefore, to ensure conditions experienced bumps, you should consult a surgeon. The doctor will conduct a direct examination, menanyakanmengenai bumps, progression and
its characteristics, risk factors, etc. and supporting examinations such as blood tests, ultrasound, biopsy, etc. to ensure the lump so that the treatment can be more precise. Handling depends on the condition of the lump, can be left just like that, or reduce inflammation with drugs, to the surgical procedure to remove the lump. To help reduce these complaints, it can be compressed warmly on the bump area, avoid injury, strenuous activity, or excessive friction in the area of the bump, eat nutritious food, adequate rest, adequate fluid needs, and avoid cigarettes and alcohol. If the complaint is felt very disturbing, don't delay to see a doctor.
Thus, hopefully it helps.