It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Cancer Message Board

lymph nodes under arm pit?


Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread
Old 06-07-2006, 07:28 PM   #1
yugokid
Inactive
(male)
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: Michigan
Posts: 622
yugokid HB User
lymph nodes under arm pit?

I am just wondering, on and off for 2 weeks my arm pits have been tender to the touch and if i raise my arm. Now i was wondering what that meant, i guess it means im getting sick, but is it serious? i feel a bump dead center of my arm pit on my skin and its wierd, just wondering is it a fluke or what.

also i can actually grab the "bump" too and lift it but its small

i did some sit ups and i use my arms and a lever and i stress both arms a lot, i also lift heavy things at work...

Last edited by yugokid; 06-07-2006 at 07:54 PM.

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Old 07-21-2006, 12:13 PM   #2
DonohueGirls
Junior Member
(female)
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Michigan
Posts: 13
DonohueGirls HB User
Re: lymph nodes under arm pit?

Hi,

Just wondering if you ever went to the doctor for this? My father had a lump that grew fast and became very sore within two weeks. If you haven't already, please have it checked out.

Lynn

 
Old 07-21-2006, 01:42 PM   #3
SamQKitty
Senior Veteran
(female)
 
Join Date: Oct 2001
Location: MA
Posts: 3,582
SamQKitty HB UserSamQKitty HB UserSamQKitty HB UserSamQKitty HB UserSamQKitty HB UserSamQKitty HB UserSamQKitty HB UserSamQKitty HB UserSamQKitty HB UserSamQKitty HB UserSamQKitty HB User
Re: lymph nodes under arm pit?

If the "bump" is on both arm pits, then it's most likely either your normal physiology, a virus, or a strain. If it's on one side only, it could still be any of the above, but it's of more concern. Either way, if this is definitely something new that you've never felt before, you should see your doctor.

Ruth

 
Old 07-25-2006, 08:05 AM   #4
mooshka
Newbie
(female)
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Posts: 7
mooshka HB User
Re: lymph nodes under arm pit?

it pays to go to the doctor for any kind of lump

 
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
Should I seek a 2nd opinion? Dr wonít do a biopsy on axillary lymph nodes YET. Stabevrian Lymphomas 2 06-09-2010 01:48 PM
OH NO, Swollen Lymph Nodes after pos, I need help, thanks blessedchild HIV Prevention 7 06-17-2007 06:56 PM
any remedies for swollen lymph nodes from new hiv infection? thanks blessedchild General Health 4 06-08-2007 02:40 AM
lymph nodes/cat's claw TribeGuy09 Lyme Disease 2 04-29-2007 06:09 AM
Need advise-lymph nodes in neck kah22 Lymphomas 17 03-20-2007 12:08 PM
"Permanently" Swollen Lymph Nodes? mz_barnacle Lymphomas 4 01-08-2006 07:55 PM
What's the deal with palpable lymph nodes? SupraMan Lymphomas 3 12-21-2005 06:29 PM
what are these...cysts, nodules, lymph nodes??? kay21 General Health 3 05-20-2005 10:50 AM
question about lymph nodes in your neck Lady50 Thyroid Disorders 8 09-29-2004 01:20 PM
Can Dental Problems Cause Swollen Lymph Nodes? hotscotch Dental Health 1 05-31-2004 03:45 AM




Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Sign Up Today!

Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

I want my free account

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 01:40 AM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2017 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!