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Axillary mass

Axillary mass: Introduction

An underarm (axillary) swelling or mass symptom described as "Axillary mass" 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....more »

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Causes of Axillary mass:

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

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Axillary mass: Symptom Checker

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Stories from Users for Axillary mass

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Axillary mass: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Axillary mass may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Axillary mass

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Axillary mass: Deaths

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Organs affected by Axillary mass:

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

Detailed list of causes of Axillary mass

The list below shows some of the causes of Axillary mass mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Axillary mass?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Axillary mass. Of the 9 causes of Axillary mass that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 3 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 7 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Axillary mass:

The following list of conditions have 'Axillary mass' 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 Axillary mass Based on Risk Factors

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

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    Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Axillary mass?

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

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

    Classifications of Axillary mass:

    Medical Conditions associated with Axillary mass:

    Underarm symptoms (43 causes), Arm symptoms (1619 causes), Armpit symptoms (43 causes), Lymph system symptoms (496 causes), Swelling symptoms (3730 causes), Limb symptoms (3592 causes), Leg symptoms (2751 causes)

    Symptoms related to Axillary mass:

    Underarm symptoms (43 causes), Underarm swelling, Swollen lymph nodes (452 causes), Swollen underarm lymph nodes, Sebaceous cyst, Infection (1293 causes), Breast cancer (3 causes), Hodgkins lymphoma

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