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lump on left side of rib

I recently found a lump on the left side of my husbands rib.It is about 1/2 in.high and 1 1/2 to 2 in long it doesn't move and is not painful he has a dr.appt tomorrow but I am just really concerned.
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Hi,
This could be anything from a cyst to a muscle knot to a tumor mass to a bone out growth.
It could also turn out to be a harmless skin condition.
To make an accurate diagnosis a doctor will have to examinr it and investigations done if required.
If he has had no other associated symptoms of fatigue/weight loss/pain etc. there may not be cause for concern.
Do keep us posted on the outcome.Regards and God bless.
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did you find out what it is, bc i have the same thing??
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37 yr old has mas on left side behind ribs, pain and some weight loss
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