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Flashcards in Buzz words: Lumps Deck (18):
1

Punctum, Painless, attached to skin

Sebaceous Cyst

2

Extensor surface, Firm and painless
Hx of Rheumatoid Arthritis

Rheumatoid Nodule

3

Lump on a scar, solid and itchy

Keloid

4

Firm, not fixed
Infection/infiltrative process

Lymph Node

5

Herniation of tendon sheath
Transilluminates
Dorsum of foot/hand

Ganglion

6

Stone in salivary gland
Pain worsened by eating
Swollen, tender, red

Sialolithiasis

7

“Displaces the earlobe”
Facial pain --> compression of CNVII

Parotid Tumour

8

Cholesterol crystals on FNA
Anterior triangle (often 2/3 along
sternocleidomastoid)
Slow growing
Young patient (

Branchial Cyst

9

Mobile side-to-side, not up and down
Anterior triangle
Firm or Soft and pulsatile

Carotid Body Aneurysm

10

Tumour of preganglion cells
Pressure --> dizziness
Pulsatile, bruit
Mobile side-to-side, not up and down

Carotid Body Tumour

11

Uneven borders, Slightly fluctuant
Not fixed to skin/deep structures

Lipoma

12

FLAWS
Painful LN after alcohol

Lymphoma

13

Posterior triangle
Regurgitation, difficulty swallowing
Gurgling, bad breath
Older patient

Pharyngeal Pouch

14

Baby, collection of lymphatics
Transilluminates
Soft & fluctuant

Cystic Hygroma

15

Rubbery
Tingling on pressure

Neurofibroma

16

Large skin abscess
Made up of several boils

Carbuncle

17

Infection of hair follicle
AKA a boil

Furuncle

18

Low-grade tumour from hair follicle
Skin coloured with black central core

Keratoacanthoma