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What causes lump on the underside of a tricep?

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Posted on Mon, 9 Nov 2015 in Lump
Question: Is a small lump on the underside of my tricep a concern?

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Answered by Dr. Ivan R. Rommstein 17 minutes later
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hi and welcome.
in most cases these are subcutaneous nodes caused by fibroma,lipoma, or ateroma.also it can be muscle sheath that filled with fluid. if there is no fast growth, pain or redness there is no need to worry. otherwise you should do ultrasound of triceps. wish you good health.regards
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