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painful lump under the armpit?

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What could be the cause of painful lump under the armpit(right armpit), i also have been having plain discharges from my nipples for about 2years now(it happens whenever i squeez my nipples).

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replied April 26th, 2011
Cancers Answer A22351
hello and welcome to e health forum.

Such a painful lump with prior history of discharge from the nipple could be a inflammed lymph node or a metastatic lymph node (associated with breast cancer).

You might consult your doctor for a proper examination and tests including a breast ultrasound and proper treatment.

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