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lump in vein in arm

My 11 year old daughter has been complaining about a lump in her vein. It started in the lower area of her left arm. She says it hurts but only last for a very short time. The lump is now above her eye. Im very concerned. Since it is the weekend I can not reach her doctor. I want to take her to the hospital but her dr told me a long time ago to NEVER take my babies to our local hospital.That comment freaks me out. He obviously knows something about our hospital that I dont.
Should I take her to the hospital out of town?
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Hi , you said that the lump has moved from her arm to above her eye. if that is definately the case i would take my daughter to hospital. or if not the hospital do you have a local out of hours surgery. ring ur doctors and they should give u information on the answering machine message of what to do when they are closed. if not phone the nhs helpline maybe they can help.
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Go to the hospital, either in your town or nearby.
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