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www.thyroid.co.nz/service/neck-lumps

A neck lump that is hard, irregular, large, solid, fixed and non tender is likely to be malignant. ... One must always be aware that a lump may be a metastatic ...

www.mskcc.org/cancer-care/types/head-neck/head-and-neck-cancer-signs-and-symptoms

A lump in the jaw or mouth is a common sign of head and neck cancer. Lumps can also ... If left untreated, however, they may lead to cancer. A fungal infection ...

share.upmc.com/2016/11/body-lumps-cancer

Nov 11, 2016 ... Lymph nodes are movable, pea-size lumps found throughout the body, but are mostly in the neck, groin, armpits, and behind the collarbone.

www.healthychildren.org/English/health-issues/conditions/ear-nose-throat/Pages/What-to-Do-If-You-Discover-a-Lump-on-Your-Childs-Neck.aspx

Dec 19, 2019 ... Most lumps found in a child's neck are enlarged lymph nodes caused by an infection. Lymph nodes are part of the immune system and help rid ...

nyulangone.org/conditions/neck-masses-in-children/diagnosis

Many medical conditions can lead to a neck mass. The most common cause is an enlarged lymph node located behind and beneath the jaw. A lymph node is a ...

www.aafp.org/afp/2002/0901/p831.html

Sep 1, 2002 ... Infection. Both bacterial and viral infections can cause neck masses. Occasionally, the lymph node becomes necrotic, and an abscess forms.

www.macmillan.org.uk/cancer-information-and-support/head-and-neck-cancer/signs-and-symptoms-of-head-and-neck-cancer

Enlarged lymph nodes are much more likely to be caused by an infection than cancer. But if you have a lump on your neck that does not go away after 2 to 3 weeks ...

www.enthealth.org/conditions/evaluation-of-neck-mass-in-adults

Cancerous neck masses in adults are most often due to head and neck squamous cell carcinoma (HNSCC). Other causes for a neck mass may be due to cancers ...

www.rush.edu/news/what-lump

On your torso or neck. Feels like: A soft, movable bump just under your skin that's not painful when touched. Could be: A lipoma, a benign tumor ...

www.healthline.com/health/neck-lump

Common underlying causes of neck lumps. An enlarged lymph node is the most common cause of a neck lump. Lymph nodes contain cells that help your body ...