The lump could be a cyst
or a small growth from the bone (exostoses
). Whatever it might be, its not a tumor
. You need not worry about it. You just show it to a pediatrician
, and be double sure that its just a benign swelling. Careful observation is more than enough. It will subside on its own.
Dr. Balaji Chinnasami MD
Assistant professor - Pediatrics