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Can you specify the location more specifically as to this bulge?
Can you post a picture ?
Is this sore / hurting / tender to touch?
How long has the bulge been present ?
Is this at the ankle or shin or calf area ? If ankle inner side or outer ?
Any recent injury ?
There details would be helpful
I will get back with you soon ....
Best for now ---
Anthony Bray MD
Ok that is helpful...
If there for a year that of course is a long time and that rules out any acute infection and not an injury type swelling ...
Perhaps it is a lipoma ( a benign type fatty growth )
I would suggest have an orthopedic specialist check it ...
Does it interfere with you walking at all ?
I hope that this is helpful for you ...
Let me know if you have further questions or discussion