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Pea sized lump under skin, tenderness, bruised. What does this mean?

I had a pea size lump under the skin below the padding area on my feet about middle of the foot ! It came suddenly after I taught a yoga class and was so tender in the skin and the lump, kvef the course of the day it dissapered and a bruise appeared , it is no longer tender this being the next day but the bruise remains, a y ideas
Asked On : Wed, 24 Apr 2013
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hi lorraineabinger,
since you practice yoga it is often seen that such lumps appear, if these lump are infected then they become painful and after few days it disappears and due to pressure bruise appears.. it is normal just be careful that long yoga pressure works can cause them but it should not be infected.
take care and if again it appears consult a surgeon.
have a good day
Answered: Wed, 24 Apr 2013
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