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Swollen armpit

Contents for Axillary Swelling
  1. Introduction: Axillary Swelling
  2. Causes (58 conditions)
  3. Combined symptoms

Axillary Swelling

Swollen armpit: Swollen armpit is listed as an alternate name or description for symptom:

Causes of Axillary Swelling (Swollen armpit): See detailed list of causes below.

Axillary Swelling (medical symptom): Enlargement, swelling or lump in the axillary (armpit) region.

Introduction: Swollen armpit

Axillary Swelling (medical symptom): An underarm (axillary) swelling or mass symptom described as "Swollen armpit" is most likely related to swollen underarm lymph nodes, of which there are numerous causes. Other possiblities include a skin lump that appears under the arm, such as an infected skin follicle in underarm hair. Less likely is a particular local underarm condition. Because of the possibility of severe conditions, this symptom needs prompt professional medical diagnosis.

Causes of Axillary Swelling (Swollen armpit)

The list of medical condition causes of Axillary Swelling (Swollen armpit) includes:

All 58 causes of Axillary Swelling

Related Symptoms for Swollen armpit

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Broader Symptom Types for Swollen armpit:

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More Symptom Information for Swollen armpit

For a medical symptom description of 'Swollen armpit', the following symptom information may be relevant to the symptoms: Axillary Swelling (symptom). However, note that other causes of the symptom 'Swollen armpit' may be possible.

More information on symptom: Axillary Swelling:

Swollen armpit: Related Medical Topics

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