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Sudden lump explosion over entire body

I have lumps that are spreading over my entire body.  I am diabetic.  They started as a pebble like feeling on my lower arms.  Very quickly they spread to my thighs, abdomen.  When I awoke yesterday my face is swollen with big lumps of the same kind and I have one that is the size of a small grapefruit on my buttock where a pressure ulcer just healed.  I have seen 6 doctors in the past several weeks.  No one seems to know what is going on.  2 of my docs feel it is related to my diabetes.  These lumps do not itch and are only tender if I apply pressure.  They move under the skin and are either smooth feeling or are rubbery.  This explosion occured suddenly.  Never had anything like this beofre.  Please hel me.. Cheryl Desrosiers
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Hello,
These sudden lumps all over the body should be examined and any benign skin growths like lipomas ruled out. You should get it checked by a dermatologist and get a FNAC (fine needle aspiration cyrtology) done. FNAC is aspiration of the material of the glands which is done by a fine gauge needle (22 or 25 gauge) and a syringe.

It is very difficult to precisely confirm a diagnosis without examination and investigations and the answer is based on the medical information provided. For exact diagnosis, you are requested to consult your doctor. I sincerely hope that helps. Take care and please do keep me posted on how you are doing


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