Aa
A
A
A
Close
Women's Health Community
65.8k Members
Avatar universal

Lump in throat

Hi all. I have a lump problem that is right above my right collar bone. The size of this lump feels like a tiny golf ball. It feels hard to swallow and yawn, also feels irregular when i stretch in certain ways. Before this lump, there was a very tiny lump right behind the right side of my ear, which only took 3-5 days to dissapear.

My mother suffers from goitre and i am a regular smoker. I have stopped with estelle-35 (contraceptive pill) about two weeks ago. Please help. =) Thanks!
2 Responses
Avatar universal
You need to see a doctor as soon as possible.  No one can offer you advice without seeing the lump and without proper testing.  It could be something as simple as a clogged salivary gland or something very serious.  The only way to find out is to see a qualified doctor.  Good luck and please let us know how you're doing.

Carol
Avatar universal
Agreed completly, could be thyroid, could be cancer, could be something antibiotics could clear up. Go to the doc.
Have an Answer?
Didn't find the answer you were looking for?
Ask a question
Popular Resources
From skin changes to weight loss to unusual bleeding, here are 15 cancer warning signs that women tend to ignore.
Here’s what you need to know about the transition into menopause – and life after the change takes place.
It’s more than just the “baby blues.“ Learn to recognize the signs of postpartum depression – and how to treat it.
Forget the fountain of youth – try flossing instead! Here are 11 surprising ways to live longer.
From STD tests to mammograms, find out which screening tests you need - and when to get them.
Find out if PRP therapy right for you.