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Hard Painful lump on side of my knee

My husband has a hard painful lump on the side of his knee.  It has gotten larger and it is bothering him quite a bit.  He is 36 years old.  Any suggestions what it might be?  It is not soft like and abcess (abscess) it is really hard and you can see it sticking out.  Thanks
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Hi,
The swelling could be a bony tumor,it can be benign or cancerous.Consult the orthopaedician immediatley.Dont miss out .Do a blood work.A biopsy of the swelling will confirm the nature of the swelling.
Goodluck.
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hi,

did he suffer from any accident recently that could have injured his knee?
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