Might be as simple as a lipoma which is a "fatty tumor" they are benign ( not cancer). Depending on its location and how much it bothers you it can be removed by a medical doctor/surgeon. The only way to know for sure is to be examined in office by a medical doctor and a biopsy or imaging may be needed.

Posted By DR D on December 20, 2006 at 21:57:29:

In Reply to: Re: lump in lower back posted by Shellie on December 16, 2006 at 00:43:00:

Silicone inserts leave the epicondyle pressure-free and provide an intermittent compression to the soft tissue of the joint, leading to increased circulation, thus aiding in the resorption of swelling and edema.

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