Advanced search

To get worried over possibly nothing.

(4 Posts)
Moxiechick Tue 19-Apr-16 16:27:35

Last night I found a lump on my breast near where the underwire of a bra rests. It looks similar to a blister and appears to be filled with blood. I'm afraid to burst it.
I finally managed to get an appointment for tonight although it's at 21.15 in a medical centre.
I've been worried all day about cancer, I can't think of anything else. Am I being silly or is that reason to worry? Has anyone experienced anything similar?

TheDuchessOfArbroathsHat Tue 19-Apr-16 16:51:30

There is a wealth of advice and support on the Health topic about this OP and I think you'll probably get more definitive answers there. I do know from reading that 90% of all breast lumps are benign which is a good starting point to allay your worries - hope it all goes ok for you later

Moxiechick Tue 19-Apr-16 17:00:05

Thank you I'll get it moved. smile

I have one too, google cherry angiomas. I have actually lots all over my body but the one under my boob is the biggest, its just a collection of burst blood vessels and are quite common. Hopefully its just one of these. best left alone. I tried toget rid of one on my face and it ruptured and grew inwards and bled like crazy, had to have it removed properly.

Join the discussion

Join the discussion

Registering is free, easy, and means you can join in the discussion, get discounts, win prizes and lots more.

Register now