Lump under armpit can have various causes, ranging in severity from 'very minor' to 'generally fatal'. Finding the true cause means ruling out or confirming each possibility – in other words, diagnosis.
Diagnosis is usually a complex process due to the sheer number of possible causes and related symptoms. In order to diagnose lump under armpit, we could:
|Kali Mur Need||96%||Confirm|
|Valley Fever (Coccidioidomycosis)||0%||Ruled out|
|CLL Leukemia||0%||Ruled out|
|Infectious Mononucleosis||0%||Ruled out|
|Chronic Fatigue-Fibromyalgia||0%||Ruled out|
|Lymphatic Congestion||0%||Ruled out|
UNDER ARMPITS: Do you have any swollen lymph nodes here?
Possible responses:→ Don't know
→ Often, but not right now
→ 1-2 lymph nodes swollen
→ 3 or more nodes swollen
A breast self-examination should always include the armpit because breast cancer can enlarge the armpit lymph nodes even when the breast itself seems perfectly normal.
Enlarged Lymph Nodes also suggests the following possibilities:
The most common symptom of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma is a painless swelling of the lymph nodes in the neck, underarm, or groin.