U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
TX
A female asked:

i have a yellowish blister looking bump on the side of my foot. it feels as though a small rock or something might be in it.the skin has grown over it?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Homer Lassiter
Specializes in Family Medicine
Foreign body: Your description suggests that this lesion might be a foreign body such as a splinter. Since it is not resolving on its' own a visit might be in order, but if it is not getting bigger, red or more tender it is also not likely to need urgent attention. I f those conditions are occurring though it is time to have it seen about

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month
Last updated Dec 30, 2014

Disclaimer:

Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.