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Lipomas are soft, fatty lumps that grow under your skin. They're harmless and do not usually need any treatment.

Lipomas are common.


Lipoma.Lipoma on side of forehead.

Lipomas are harmless. They're not usually treated on the NHS.

You can pay to have a lipoma removed at a private clinic, but it may be expensive.

A GP can give you advice about where to get treatment.