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Should i worry about this being lymphoma?

I'm a 15 year old girl and about 5 months ago i noticed a lump in my armpit, about the size of a pea. It's hard and seems fairly movable but totally painless. I completely forgot about it until recently and it seems noticeably bigger. From just looking at my armpit you wouldnt be able to see the lump but its is still here after so many months, should i be worried about lympoma of could it be something completely harmless?
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replied November 30th, 2016
Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

I read your question and i understand your concern. Get the lump evaluated, lymphadenopathy has many causes in teen girls,hormonal, local hygienic causes and systemic lymphadenopathy should be evaluated .

I hope it helps. Stay in touch with your healthcare provider for further guidance as our answers are just for education and counselling purposes and cannot be an alternative to actual visit to a doctor.
Take care
Khan






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