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Treatment for lymphnode on leg - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Lymphoma
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   Hi i have a palpable lump above my knee. Its not visibly noticeable, i was just firmly running my hand along my anterior thigh when i felt it. Its immovable and painless. What can it be
Doctor :   May I know your age?
User :   23
Doctor :   Since when have you noticed this lump?
User :   yesterday
Doctor :   Let me brief you
User :   ok
Doctor :   Since I am unable to perform a physical examination, I cannot pinpoint the exact cause of the lump
Doctor :   However, I shall provide you
Doctor :   with the information that should help you
User :   ok
Doctor :   The lump could be a bursa, or a fibroma or an enlarged lymphnode.
Doctor :   A physical examination is needed to differentiated among this.
User :   ok im just so scared right now that its cancer
Doctor :   hence my recommendations, is that you consider consulting your doctor.
Doctor :   Based on the description, its unlikely to be cancerous.
Doctor :   Have you followed?
Doctor :   Do you have any other query?
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