Soft Tissue Lumps & Bumps

This ultrasound scan can help to identify the cause of your lump or bump, such as a cyst, lipoma, or tumour.




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We aim to book you for a scan within 3 days, or 14 days for certain scans.

What is it for?

To investigate symptoms associated with soft tissues.

Soft Tissue Lumps and Bumps Ultrasound Scan

Ultrasound imaging is a safe and effective diagnosis of soft tissue lumps and bumps. It is a non-invasive procedure that uses sound waves to create images of the soft tissues in your body. Ultrasound imaging can help determine the size, shape, and location of a lump or bump and its composition.

It can be used to:

  • Identify the cause of a lump or bump, such as a cyst, lipoma, or tumour.
  • Determine a lump or bump's size, shape, and location.
  • Assess the composition of a lump or bump, such as whether it is solid or fluid-filled.
  • Monitor the growth or change of a lump or bump over time.

Lump and bumps ultrasound scan

Who is it for?

This scan assesses abnormalities or growths in soft tissues of the body, such as muscles, nerves, tendons, ligaments and fatty tissues.

What can this scan tell you?

  • To assess lumps, bumps or masses in soft tissues
  • To determine whether a lump, bump or mass is benign or cancerous
  • Assessment of size, location or composition of the masses in soft tissue
  • To investigate hematomas, cysts, seromas

How to Prepare for the Scan?

There are no specific preparation requirements for the Soft Tissue Lumps And Bumps ultrasound scan. However, you may want to wear loose clothing that allows easy access to the area of interest.

What to Expect During the Scan?

The ultrasound scan is a painless and non-invasive procedure that takes 15-30 minutes. Our ultrasonographer will apply a small amount of gel to the area of interest and then move an ultrasound transducer to create images.

Not sure which scan you need?

If you are uncertain about which scan you require or are unable to locate the specific scan you are searching for, do not hesitate to consult our doctor. They will take into account your medical records, symptoms, and other relevant factors to suggest the most appropriate scan for you.

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