Symptom: Neck lump

Neck lump: Lump in the neck area
Introduction: A true isolated "lump" on the neck or in neck tissue needs to be distinguished from neck swelling and swollen neck lymph nodes. This section refers to external lumps on the neck rather than a swollen throat or sore throat.
Detailed cause information for symptom: Neck lump:
  • Possible causes of symptom: Neck lump (16 conditions)
  • Medical conditions causing symptom: Neck lump (5 conditions)

    Medical articles on symptoms: These general medical articles may be of interest:

    Symptoms related to Neck lump: neck swelling (30), neck pain (18), stiff neck (25), throat symptoms (120), sore throat (60)
    Neck lump type of: Neck symptoms (59)
    Symptoms: symptom center, symptom groups, symptom descriptions

    Possible causes of symptom: Neck lump: The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Neck lump as a symptom. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

    Conditions listing symptoms: Neck lump: The following list of conditions have 'Neck lump' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.


  • Graves Disease ... lump on front of neck


  • Hashimoto's Thyroiditis ... lump at front of neck
  • Hypothyroidism ... lump at front of neck


  • Larynx Cancer ... neck lump


  • Thyroid cancer ... painless neck lump, neck nodule, neck lump

    Last revised: Nov 9, 2003

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