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Lump in neck

I found a small lump on the side of my neck, just below my left side jaw bone.  What could this be?  Too far back to be swollen glands and it hurts mildly to the touch!!!
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Hi there!

Well, without a detailed clinical evaluation it would be difficult to determine the cause of your symptoms. Possibilities that may need to be considered include enlarged lymphnodes, sebaceous cysts, growths from underlying soft tissues etc. I would suggest getting this evaluated by a primary care physician initially and depending on the cause diagnosed/ suspected, it can be managed accordingly or specialist care may be sought.
Hope this is helpful.

Take care!
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