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Glossary for Back lump

Medical terms related to Back lump or mentioned in this section include:

  • Abscess: This is an area of puss collected in a cavity which is constituted by necrotised tissue
  • Adenopathy: Gland enlargement.
  • Aneurysm: Swelling or ballooning of part of an artery
  • Back conditions: A group of conditions that affect the back
  • Back injuries: A term usually used to describe any musculoskeletal back injury - a common workplace occurrence.
  • Back pain: Pain in the back region.
  • Back paresthesia (tingling): A loss of sensation located at or around the back
  • Back symptoms: Symptoms affecting the back
  • Backache: The occurrence of the sensation of pain located in the anatomical position of the back
  • Body symptoms: Symptoms affecting the entire body features.
  • Bone cancer: Malignancy that occurs in the bone
  • Bone symptoms: Symptoms affecting the body's bones
  • Burning symptoms: Any burning or burn-like sensations.
  • Callus: Thickening of skin on hands or feet.
  • Cyst: Fluid-filled lump under the skin often produced by over-secreting gland
  • Cysts: Fluid-filled lump under the skin often produced by over-secreting gland
  • Fractures: Breakage of bones
  • Ganglion: swelling that arises around joints and soft tissues
  • Hump on the back: lump or swelling on the back which could be due to soft tissue inflammation, muscle or bone
  • Infection: Infections as a symptom.
  • Kyphosis: Increased curvature of the thoracic spine, giving the appearance of being hunched over.
  • Lipoma: Tumor of fat cells usually just under the skin
  • Lump: Any type of lump on the skin or body areas
  • Lymphadenopathy: Enlarged lymph glands.
  • Melanoma: Melanoma is the most dangerous type of skin cancer. It is the leading cause of death from skin disease. It involves cells called melanocytes, which produce a skin pigment called melanin. Melanin is responsible for skin and hair color.
  • Mole: Darkened growths on the skin; everyone has a few.
  • Nerve symptoms: Symptoms affecting the nerves
  • Osteoarthritis: A form of degenerative arthritis due to chronic degeneration
  • Scoliosis: A condition which is characterized by lateral curvature of the spine
  • Sebaceous cyst: Cyst producing sebum.
  • Sensations: Changes to sensations or the senses
  • Skin Cancer: The occurrence of a malignancy that is located on the skin
  • Skin bumps: Bumps or lumps on the skin.
  • Skin cancer: The occurrence of a malignancy that is located on the skin
  • Skin lump: The occurrence of a lump that is located on the skin
  • Skin symptoms: Symptoms affecting the skin.
  • Spina bifida: A congenital condition which is characterized by the abnormal closure of the vertebral arch
  • Swelling symptoms: Symptoms causing swelling or enlargement.
  • Tingling: Tingling, prickling, or pins-and-needles sensations
  • Tuberculosis: Bacterial infection causing nodules forming, most commonly in the lung.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Back lump:

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Last revision: Nov 26, 2003

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