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what could be the cause for a small bump under my armpit?

Hi there goodnight! About 2 months ago I got a small lump under my armpit. At first, it was painful. It would burn at times. But after a week or so, the pain stopped and the lump grew but not big, you could feel and tell the difference though. To this day I still have it. It doesnt hurt. Doesn t move around or anything like that. Do you know what it could be?
Tue, 15 Oct 2019
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Dermatologist 's  Response
Hello,

It could be either an enlarged lymph node or a healed furuncle. I would recommend you to consult a doctor and get it evaluated.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Take care

Regards,
Dr Asmeet Kaur Sawhney, Dermatologist
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