What are skin lumps?
Also known as: skin bumps, cysts, skin tags, lipoma
Any abnormal bump or swollen area under the skin could be qualified as a skin lump. Though they sometimes concern the individual with the lump, most are non-cancerous (benign), particularly if they roll easily under the skin or are soft.
Reviewed by: Ana Margarita Duarte, MD
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