Having tumor in under arms even after a surgery. Is it a symptom of cancer ?
hey i ve got tumor in under arms before there was only 1 but now i ve found other two. previous tumor has grown a bit n it also pains while touching. i also had surgery for 2nd time in under arms for same kind of tumor and now i m getting another tumor..what is it really??is it a symptoms of cancer??why does it comes frequently??
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as you already have been operated once your surgeon will know what kind of tumor it is
biopsy after removal of the tumor establish the nature of tumor and treatment
from the description it seems you may be having neurofibromas ,a benign condition
please consult surgeon and get check up and treatment accordingly
get a f n a c or biopsy done
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