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I have a movable bean sized lump on my right side on top of

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i have a movable bean sized lump on my right side on top of my rib cage. it doesnt feel as though it is attached as it moves freely. Besides cancer, what could it be?
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Customer: i have had it there for about 3 years, no pain i don t even know its there most of the time no other symptoms female, 23
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Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Oncology
Expert:  Dr. David replied 9 months ago.

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it could be fatty tissue, or an early lipoma benign fat mass, or a subcutaneous cyst.

it sounds benign.

it would have grown if it has been there for 3 years.

it doesn't sound like cancer.

let me know if you have questions.

Expert:  Dr. David replied 9 months ago.

do you have any other questions?