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Experience:  Years of outpatient experience treating dermatological problems
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I have a lump on my ankle. Its been present about 6 days. It

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I have a lump on my ankle. Its been present about 6 days. It doesn't hurt, itch or tingle.
I became alarmed as i just thought it was a bite from something, however i just ran my finger over it and it's a firm lump under the skin, like a small baked bean shape and feel.
I googled skin CA and it looks similar.
I dont want to go running to the gp and turn out to be foolish and wasting his time but unsure how long i should wait to see if its sinister or not. I squeezed it thinking it may burst and it didn't hurt. Its obvious it isnt a spot so i haven't done that again.

Hello. I'm Dr Chip
Could you please post a picture of that for me here?

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Got them--hold on please

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Not any kind of cancer there

It's a totally benign inclusion cyst from a blocked pore and it should be gone in a few more days

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Customer: replied 8 days ago.
Oh, dear me. Thank you so much. I very much appreciate your help!

My pleasure

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