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I have small lump below my arm.Doubt whether is breast cancer symptom or not?

Hi I have small lump beloe my arm I showed it to doctor yesterday(Gynoecologist).She said its just a boil.but the lump is from 2 months. I doubts it not Breast cancer symtoms. When I pricked it I got some Yellowish and black semiliqid thing.which was smelling like shit. Dr. has asked me to undergo CBC,RBC,ERS blodd test. Tomorrow I'll get the report. please tell when whether that lump is cancerous.
Asked On : Tue, 15 Jun 2010
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Thanks for query,
Lumps in the axilla may be due to few causes.It does not necessarily mean cancer.
You might have,
Infected sybacious cyst,
Infected lymph node,
Abscess in the axilla,
Boil in axilla.
So better get it examined by your doctor and go for treatment accordingly.
Ok and bye.
Answered: Fri, 21 Oct 2011
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