LIPOMA SYMPTOMS

A lipoma is a slow-growing, fatty lump that's most often situated between your skin and the underlying muscle layer. A lipoma, which feels doughy and usually isn't tender, moves readily with slight finger pressure. Lipomas are usually detected in middle age. Some people have more than one lipoma. A lipoma isn't cancer and usually is harmless. Treatment generally isn't necessary, but if the lipoma bothers you, is painful or is growing, Symptoms Lipomas can occur anywhere in the body. They are typically: Situated just under the skin. They commonly occur in the neck, shoulders, back, abdomen, arms and thighs. Soft and doughy to the touch. They also move easily with slight finger pressure. Generally small. Lipomas are typically less than 2 inches (5 centimeters) in diameter, but they can grow. Sometimes painful. Lipomas can be painful if they grow and press on nearby nerves or if they contain many blood vessels.

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These tumors are not fatal but it indicates to pt take some compulsory medication as symptomatic totality

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