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Behind knee lump and Behind knee swelling

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    1. Aortic Aneurysm, Thoracic
     Bulging and weakness of the aorta in the area of the chest. The condition is life-threatening as death can occur rapidly if the aneurysm bursts....more »
    2. Boil
     Infected puseous hair follicle on the skin...more »
    3. Callus
     Thickening of skin on hands or feet....more »
    4. Compartment Syndrome
     Excessive bleeding or swelling following surgery or injury can result in increased pressure within a section of the arms, legs or buttocks. The increased pressure affects blood flow and can result in tissue death necessitating amputation, nerve damage or ...more »
    5. Deep vein thrombosis
     Blood clot in vein, often in calf muscle vein in the leg....more »
    6. Fractures
     Fracture of a bone; also "broken bone"....more »
    7. Knee injury
     Any injury that occurs to the knee...more »
    8. Lipoma
     Tumor of fat cells usually just under the skin...more »
    9. Lymphadenitis
     The inflammation of the one or several lymph nodes...more »
    10. Melanoma
     Melanoma is the most dangerous type of skin cancer. It is the leading cause of death from skin disease. It involves cells called melanocytes, which produce a skin pigment called melanin. Melanin is responsible for skin and hair color....more »

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