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Lump Armpit

I had painful lump after waxing. But after a week, the size decreased and the pain is now totally gone. However, there is still a small lump left and is not going away. I don't know if it is a "scar" because I tried to pop it before. Should I be worried?
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587083 tn?1327123862
Hi,
Usually painful lumps are not indicative of breast cancer,but any lump in the armpit is concerning.It could be a swollen lymph node which can enlarged due to shaving, waxing, using a deodarant and other infectious causes.
If this lump persists more than 2 weeks and does not decrease in size.It would be better to consult your doctor for evaluation.
Best wishes
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