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Recurrent appearance of itchy lump on arm - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   Hi for the last 3 years.. 1-2 months in between the (problem) it comes and goes
Doctor :   ok
User :   i get iching in my inner arm then a penny size swollen lump of skin appears
Doctor :   ok
User :   it goes away after a while .. and comes back .. i guess when it decides to =)
Doctor :   do you mean underarms
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is there any itching?
User :   inner arm um.... above my wrist by my elbow
User :   yes
User :   little
User :   just a lump of skin... dont know what it is it goes away and comes when it wants.. just worries me
Doctor :   what color the lumps is?
User :   redish.. swollen seems like.. when i press on the skin its just white so i dont worry too much
User :   like a swollen lump under my skin
User :   its going away right now .. was pretty destinct 5 minutes ago
Doctor :   is there any pain
User :   no
Doctor :   is uggest you to get it examained by a Dermatologist

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