Post Op After Removal of Right Axillary Breast Tissue?

I just had a day operation to remove right axillary breast tissue at my right armpit. I noticed that area still looks like there is a lump there. Is this normal?

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Lump following axillary breast tissue removal

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A lump right after surgical removal of tissue can be perfectly normal secondary to edema or a small collection of serum (seroma). Make sure you have regular visits with your surgeon to insure you are healing normally.

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