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i have just noticed a small breast lump. it is under my breast

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i have just noticed a small breast lump. it is under my breast toward the outer edge rib area, where a bra underwire would be.
it is a fairly round or oval shape, smooth firm and rubbery. it can be moved back and forth and it somewhat tender to do so. it is about the size of a small pea.
i am so worried! i feel terrible. is this worrisome, please advise.
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Singh replied 6 years ago.
Hi,
Thank you for the excellent description of the lump. From what you describe, this does not sound like a malignant or dangerous mass. Most likely this is a benign cyst or a fibroadenoma. You should certainly see your doctor to get checked to know for sure. A mammogram, ultrasound or a biopsy may be done for this.
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