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I have a small pea sized fixed lump on my left hip no pain i

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I have a small pea sized fixed lump on my left hip no pain i only noticed it a dew days ago
JA: How long have you had the lump? Is it hard or soft?
Customer: Its hard and probly a week
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: No
Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 3 months ago.

Hello,
I am Dr. Arun and will be helping you today.

The most common cause for this kind of lump is fibrolipoma (a fat tissue surrounded by the scar tissue). A soft tissue ultrasound and x-ray would be able to clinch the diagnosis. Usually no treatment is required as these are non cancerous and do not increase in size. A surgical excision though can be done,

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Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 2 months ago.

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