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Back lump: Introduction

Back lump: A palpable lesion located anatomically at or near the ankle joint. See detailed information below for a list of 26 causes of Back lump, Symptom Checker, Assessment Questionnaire, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Back lump:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Back lump. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Back lump: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Back lump, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Back lump Treatments

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Stories from Users for Back lump

Real-life user stories relating to Back lump:

Message Boards for Back lump

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Diagnostic tests for Back lump:

Various tests are used in the diagnosis of Back lump. Some of these are listed below :

  • Physical examination
    • If skin lump on back, examine location, colour, temperature, tenderness, shape, size, surface , edge, consistency and mobility
    • Examine lymph nodes
    • Examine spinal vertebral column, noting any deformity, abnormal curves to suggest scoliosis or kyphosis
    • If suspect spina bifida, examine for dermal pit, a depression with a tuft of hair or fatty swelling ,tone, power, reflexes and sensation in legs
  • Blood tests
  • more tests...»

Back lump: Animations

Back lump: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Back lump may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Back lump

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Assessment Questionnaire: Questions your doctor may ask (and why!)

During a consultation, your doctor will use various techniques to assess the symptom: Back lump. These will include a physical examination and possibly diagnostic tests. (Note: A physical exam is always done, diagnostic tests may or may not be performed depending on the suspected condition) Your doctor will ask several questions when assessing your condition. It is important to openly share any pertinent information to help your doctor make an accurate diagnosis.

It is also very important to bring an up-to-date list of all of your all medical conditions, medications including dosages, and names of numbers of any specialist you see.

Create your printable checklist here.

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Back lump: Deaths

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Organs affected by Back lump:

The list of organs typically affected by Back lump may include, but is not limited to:

Detailed list of causes of Back lump

The list below shows some of the causes of Back lump mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Back lump?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Back lump. Of the 26 causes of Back lump that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 2 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 4 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 5 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 20 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Back lump:

The following list of conditions have 'Back lump' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Back lump Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Back lump based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Back lump?

    Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Back lump, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.

    Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :

    Classifications of Back lump:

    Medical Conditions associated with Back lump:

    Back symptoms (1093 causes), Lump (342 causes), Swelling symptoms (3730 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes)

    Symptoms related to Back lump:

    Back tingling (13 causes), Back pain (479 causes), Back ache (66 causes), Back symptoms (1093 causes), Burning sensations (446 causes), Tingling symptoms (951 causes), Bone tumour, Fracture, Osteoarthritis (29 causes), Scoliosis (480 causes), Cyst (86 causes), Lipoma, Kyphosis (247 causes)

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