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I HAVE A SPOT IN MY ARMPIT THAT HURTS AND I CAN FEEL A BUMP

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I HAVE A SPOT IN MY ARMPIT THAT HURTS AND I CAN FEEL A BUMP IS THAT SOMETHING TO BE CONCERNED ABOUT
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr.Tiwari replied 2 years ago.

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Expert:  Dr.Tiwari replied 2 years ago.
Hello,
Welcome at JA.

Will you please answer some questions so that i can help you-

-Since when it is there?

-Do you also have fever?

-Is swelling is hard?

-Is skin over it red/hot?

Please reply.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

I NOTICED IT A COUPLE NIGHTS AGO

NO FEVER

ITS KIND OF HARD AND IT MOVES

PINKISH IN COLOR

Expert:  Dr.Tiwari replied 2 years ago.
Thanks for information.

Going through all description it looks that this hard ,pinkish swelling can be -

-A Boil in arm pit.

-An enlarged lymph node.

Looking at the consistency & movability it may be a boil.

You should do following to have relief in it-

-Start taking an analgesic & anti inflammatory drug like advil or aleeve.

-Take a broad spectrum antibiotic on prescription.

-Check the area of breast or arm or neck for presence of any other such node .

-Apply a local antibiotic ointment like neosporin over it.


Hope all this will help you.

With best wishes.
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