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lump in neck

I have a lump underneath my skin on the ack of my neck near the hairline...its a small pea size an hard??  canany1 tell me if i should worry , scared its lymphoma, had it for a week now i notice....thank u
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363281 tn?1518219421
It could be an ingrown hair. If you just got you hair cut, they could have cut the hair shorter in that area and it could have caused a slight infection.  Does it hurt? If it gets bigger or changes color or shape, I would have it looked into.
154765 tn?1237251544
no it dont hurt, its not exactly underneath my haitline just a little underneath it....thank u i thnk i got it checked a few yrs ago so i thought it was me rght side but the lump isnt there no more now its on left side...im driving myself crazy LOL so idk
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way off the beaten track!, BC
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