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The lump on my right arm is getting bigger with pain and numbness.

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I have a lump on my right arm where the muscle is, which is getting bigger and I am getting pain in my whole arm, tingling and numbness in my hand, my shoulder is painful now and  do not have full movement.

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What is the exact sight of the lump? When did you first notice it?

Customer: replied 7 years ago.

On my right upper arm outside, below the shoulder, above the elbow, on the muscle it was just a small lump earlier.

You need to see your doctor again for these reasons -
1. It is growing in size.
2. It is painful.
3. The movement at that arm is restricted.
4. You have tingling and numbness in your whole arm now.

This could be a cyst - which would need to be removed - and you would need a course of pain relief and antibiotic medications.

Let me know if you need any other information.

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