NONCANCEROUS VS CANCEROUS LUMPS

Noncancerous lumps

Noncancerous lumps include:

  • Lipomas (benign fat collections)
  • Cysts (fluid-filled sacs)
  • Hemangiomas (large collections of abnormal blood vessels)

Cancerous lumps

When lumps in the body's soft tissues are found to be cancerous, they may be called soft tissue sarcomas.