I was diagnosed with stage III breast cancer in 2007. I had 33 lymph nodes removed, 7 of which were positive. I have had lymphedema in my left arm since 2008. I have noticed a knot on top of my shoulder near my neck, above my collar bone on my left side. It is about the size of a ping pong ball. I have asked my oncologist if this is a lymph node or just the swelling moving higher, but I never get a straight answer, just a "hmmm..." It concerns me that this could be a problem being ignored. Any suggestions?
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