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hard lump the symptom a hard, round, clearly defined lump (which could be very small or up to 5 inches wide) that can be moved around under the. Breast cancer care has more information about what to expect at a breast clinic appointment. Most are harmless and may go away on their own without treatment. Continued myth 6 a small lump is less likely to be cancer than a large lump. Breast lumps come in all sizes, and size doesnt affect the odds that its cancer, says melissa scheer, md, a breast. The lump feels soft and smooth, and appears suddenly, most often found in the upper part of the breast. i found a large lump in my upper left breast, usually when im due on my period a couple of days before i get really sore boobs that are tender to touch and it hurts even to wash them. I do get lumps every month however the one i found last week was bigger and really hard. I found a lump in my breast, what next? University of michigan oncologist, shirish gadgeel, mbbs, co-director of the thoracic oncology research program and the associate director for the cancer care network and affiliated centers, discusses cancer care and how to choose a cancer center. the aim is that any woman with a breast lump should be seen in a specialist breast clinic within two weeks. If your doctor feels that you are more likely to have one of the non-cancerous (benign) causes of a breast lump, it may take longer than two weeks for you to be seen.