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Hard lump below the collar bone, no pain. Family history of breast, colon cancer. What could it be?

I have a hard lump just below my collar bone on the right and side. It doesn t move and is not painful. I am a 76 year old female in good health but have a family history of breast and colon cancer . My gut feeling is that it is harmless. I have an appointment for an examination early September. I can t prioritize this as I am due to travel abroad to my grandson s wedding in two weeks and don t have time to start with biopsies and panicking. Anyway I am not going to die young am I?
Asked On : Fri, 27 Jul 2012
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Hello dear patient
Iam going to decribe that
It may be metastatic swelling which is infrA clavicular lymphnode
So you should earlier get checkup to oncologist
As early as possible

Offcourse you are not going to die but
Life stands first
Take care

Dr muhammad akbar
Answered: Fri, 27 Jul 2012
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