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Swollen Glands and Other Lumps Under the Skin - Check Your Symptoms

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If you have any of the following symptoms, evaluate those symptoms first.

  • A breast lump: Go to the topic Breast Problems.
  • A lump on the testicle: Go to the topic Male Genital Problems and Injuries.
  • A skin lump or growth: Go to the topic Skin Changes.
  • A bump or lump on the foot, toe, or heel: Go to the topic Toe, Foot, and Ankle Problems, Noninjury.
  • A bump or lump on the hand or wrist: Go to the topic Finger, Hand, and Wrist Problems, Noninjury.
  • A lump in or around the anus: Go to the topic Rectal Problems.
  • A lump at the site of an insect bite or sting: Go to the topic Insect Bites and Stings and Spider Bites.

Do you have a lump that pulsates like a heartbeat?

Do you have a soft lump that does not go away or goes away when you press on it or gets bigger when you cough?

Do you have a lump or swollen gland in your neck or throat?

Do you have a painful lump or swollen gland with shaking chills or a fever?

Do you think you have a skin infection?

Do you have a lump or swollen gland that is not painful or tender?

Other Symptoms to Watch For

If you have any of the following symptoms, evaluate those symptoms first.

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Last Updated: December 27, 2012
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