I have a hard bump inside my leg on the

Patient : I have a hard bump inside my leg on the top/side of my calf along my bone. It is about the size of a dime, but circular. What could this be?
Doctor :   Hello. Welcome to ask the doctor. I understand your concern. As per details, there are following possibilities for your symptoms : 1 Lipoma- it is swelling containing fatty tissue. It is freely mobile non-tender swelling not attached to underlying or overlying structures. 2)Soft tissue swelling- it may arise from any tissue like muscle, fascia. 3)Bony swelling- if attached to bone, not freely mobile. Treatment depends on the diagnosis. Visit your doctor so that he can do a clinical examination of the lump and give you prescription accordingly. You can share my opinion with him. I hope it helps. Stay healthy

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