A lump presents as a raised spot on skin. Lumps are commonly associated with malignancy. Malignancy is however only responsible for a small percent of lumps on skin. More common causes include cysts and lipomas. Knowing the causes, symptoms and treatment options available for the different causes of skin lumps is very important. Such information is contained here.
Hard, Small, Painful Lump behind ear: Symptoms, Diagnosis & Treatment
A lump behind the ear can at times be caused by a serious medical condition or be harmless. In most cases, such a lump will
Hard, Painful, Tender, Swollen Lump under chin: causes, symptoms, treatments
Swelling or a lump under the chin can have many causes as well as symptoms. It can be painful or painless. The swelling can also
Small, Hard, Pea Sized, Painful Lump on Testicle: Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatments
The testicle is a small, egg-shaped reproductive organ in men. There are two testicles in healthy men, enclosed in a sac known as the scrotum.
Small, Hard, Painful lump on Earlobe: Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment
The appearance of a hard or painful lump on the earlobe can be quite discomforting and in some cases embarrassing. Even so, these sorts of
What does a breast cancer lump feel like: causes, symptoms, diagnosis
Breast cancer accounts for about 12% of all cases related to breast lumps. The largest percentage is caused by what we call benign tumors. These