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painful bump on top of foot

A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Patney
32 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Ganglion cyst: Likely this is a ganglion cyst with the history of coming and going. It is fluid pushed out of the joint that forms a cyst. The more inflamed the jo ... Read More
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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
See a foot doc: To find out exactly what it is and what your treatment options are.

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Dr. Morris Westfried
45 years experience Dermatology
Need info: A bump could be recent or long staking, it could be benign cyst, or the result of bruise. If it is discolored or painful it may be infection. Suggest ... Read More
Dr. Kenneth Bleifer
65 years experience Internal Medicine
See your Doctor: It could be a simple neuroma or cyst or something lmore serious.
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Dr. Ally-Khan Somani
18 years experience Dermatology
Need details: A bump could be anything. Without seeing it or a better description & history including symptoms can't advise anything but having it checked by your d ... Read More
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A 51-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Bowman
37 years experience Podiatry
Foot: Where is bump on your foot? Need more detail. Could be exostosis, bunion, tarsal coalition. See foot doctor.
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Dr. Vito Rizzo
38 years experience Podiatry
Bump: May be arthritic. Need a x-ray and then proper treatment.
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Wilkin
23 years experience Podiatry
Not necessarily: If you have ra, the bump could be associated with it. It also could be from a spur or osteoarthritis or a cyst. See a podiatrist.
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
29 years experience Internal Medicine
See: a foot doctor or your primary doctor for examination and XR if indicated
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nestor Del rosario
33 years experience Addiction Medicine
Synovial cyst: It could be a synovial cyst. They usually are inconsequential unless they put pressure on other tissues and it seems your blood vessel is being compre ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Keith
43 years experience Podiatry
Too old for wart...: Red hard lumps between the 4th and 5th toes are usually caused by the underlying bones being pushed together. The result is the formation of an interd ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jason Stokes
21 years experience Family Medicine
Cyst of some type: Several things can cause it, there are deposits like lipomas, epidermal cysts, that are benign but can be painful. A common problem in that area can ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Machtinger
43 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Do they itch?: First question i ask is "does the rash itch?" if it doesn't it's not an allergic rash. Off to the dermatologist with you.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wenjay Sung
13 years experience Podiatry
LIgament surgery: Infection, instability, blood flood, poor nutrition (albumin, pre-albumin, etc), smoking, alcohol, etc.

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