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Weird lump...

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LittleMissLumpy Wed 08-Apr-20 20:50:04

I noticed a lump just above the end of my collarbone yesterday, and today I realised I could see it in the mirror.

Anyone had this before?

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LittleMissLumpy Wed 08-Apr-20 21:17:13

No one? sad Am I growing an extra head?

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LittleMissLumpy Wed 08-Apr-20 21:42:53

WHAT IF ITS AN EXTRA BOOB

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Standrewsschool Wed 08-Apr-20 22:00:01

Have you knocked or bruised it?

If not, and it’s still there tomorrow, you should call the gp and get it checked out.

LittleMissLumpy Wed 08-Apr-20 22:08:44

I don't think so. I'll give them a call tomorrow. I'm guessing some sort of cyst, and hoping someone else here has had similar.

For all my jokes about extra heads and boobs, one feels a lump and quietly freaks out.

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Bluesheep8 Thu 09-Apr-20 15:34:41

I couldn't see anything at first. Do you mean on your right hand side? It looks like an insect bite to me.

LittleMissLumpy Thu 09-Apr-20 16:25:06

It does rather look like one in thst photo! It's hard and long (deep rather than wide) and feels like bone.

I've been to Doctor Google and I think it's a ganglion cyst. Have called GP and been popped on a list for a callback.

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LittleMissLumpy Thu 09-Apr-20 18:36:37

Spoke to GP, he said to leave it six weeks (unless it grows or starts to hurt) and if it hasn't gone away they'll take a look.

I might draw eyes on it.

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grapesofraf Thu 09-Apr-20 18:45:12

My dh had one and the GP gave him antibiotics and it gradually went away.

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