Hi i have a bright red lump on the side of my neck which has been there for about 3 weeks. It doesnt hurt and when it first appeared it did ooze a bit of puss but hasnt done since and i keep tryign to squeeze but nothing happens and it isnt going down or changing. I am a bit worried after reading things on the internet that this could be cancer. I do suffer with lumps and spots now and again so may be worrying about nothing but i am really worried can you help? I am not sure what to do.
How are you doing?
It is possible that the big red lump on the side of your neck is a localized infection like a beginning abscess. It is very important not to manipulate the lump by squeezing as it will just worsen the condition. You should consult your doctor for proper evaluation and management.
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