A 17-year-old female asked:
Disclaimer

i've got a spot on my nose that i've had for a few months, it is not read but is raised and large-ish, what is it?!

1 doctor answer
Dr. William Culviner
30 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Could be anything: Dermatological conditions are best seen or photographed. So it's difficult to say without much more detail. It could be a wart, pimple, blackhead, mole, etc.
Answered on May 11, 2013

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

Related questions:

A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
57 years experience Dermatology
See a dermatologist: Might be a skin cancer. Forget the omega3: that experiment has been done. Supplements of omega3 or fish oil turned out to benefit only those who are s ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kalt
34 years experience Ophthalmology
See a dermatologist : If this spot is new or has changed in character, it needs to be evaluated and possibly biopsied. See a dermatologist as the area on the side of your n ... Read More
2
2 thanks
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Primary care doctor: Usually, a patient sees her primary care doctor first. Her doctor can refer out to a dermatologist if needed. However, there is no problem if she goes ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Depends: The soft spot can reflect the pressure on the contents inside the skull. If the kid is laying down, it can bulge some naturally but it would flatten w ... Read More

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