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Lump under arm pit

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LilllyLovesLife Wed 07-Nov-12 12:46:19

A few days ago I got a fairly large lump under my armpit which kept getting bigger. Until last night when it started to leak Puss. It's a greeny/yellow puss. I haven't been able to get to the GP yet but should I be worried? It's very painful and it leaks puss when touched.

Any ideas? It's pretty gross TBH!

Sandie79 Wed 07-Nov-12 13:59:44

I would guess a boil? That happened to my mother. GP should be able to draw it out (sorry gross). I had something similar which turned out to be a benign cyst that they surgically removed. Worth getting checked out, but I wouldn't worry too much.

LilllyLovesLife Wed 07-Nov-12 20:52:20

Thanks

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