A 19-year-old member asked:
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i have started to get small bumps on my lower back. they are painless and contain nothing.?

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Dr. David Wyatt
26 years experience Family Medicine
Lipoma possibly: That area is common for lipomas- completely benign fatty tumors just under the skin. Unless they become painful/enlarged (which might indicate an infection and would need medical treatment)- they do not require any intervention and may go away either fir no reason or dye to weight loss.
Answered on Dec 9, 2020
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Dr. Glynis Ablon
29 years experience Dermatology
Sounds like contact: or irritant dermatitis, but need to see derm to confirm. the differential is quite large so there are many other things it could be
Answered on Jul 5, 2014

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