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Bump On My Leg That Hurts
Check it: There are many causes but pain to touch can mean infection. If the lump is warm tender throbbing the possibility of a localized infection the great. Its important to see a doctor and examine the mass. There are many things it could be and a direct exam is the only way to tell what this is. ...Read more
I have a bump on my leg that doesn't hurt when sitting but is very painful while standing and when I move my leg something shoots pain in my right hip?
Would like to: Help but you haven't provided enough information such as size, location duration presence or absence of preceding injury etc. ...Read more
Lots of small ingrown hair like bumps on my legs hurts with goosebumps what are they please? Been there a long time. Not cute.
Keratosis pilaris: Keratosis pilaris (kp) is a very common skin disorder seen in many people of all ages. It is a benign condition that presents as numerous small, rough, red, or tan bumps primarily around hair follicles on the upper arms, legs, buttocks, and sometimes cheeks. Kp creates a "goose bumps, " "gooseflesh, " or "chicken skin" appearance on the skin. Use cerave sal which is otc. ...Read more
I was kicked in my lower front leg about a month ago and it hasn't heal completely I have a purple bruise with a bump. Now my whole leg is hurting.
Any number of things: The fact that the bump is sore indicates it is inflamed...Inflammation can be a reaction to a clotted vein "phlebitis", or and infection. If the overlying skin is red and warm to touch this indicates inflammation as well. An ultrasound could probably more precisely identify the problem. ...Read more
Not certain: There are a # of possible causes. The best way to get an accurate diagnosis would be dermatological evaluation. ...Read more
I have a pimple like bump around my upper leg and it hurts like hell. Whenever I'm walking my jeans rub against it. Please tell me how to remove it.?
I have a lil red bump on my leg an it itches. An hurts just a lil. In not sure how it got there though?
Any insect bites?
Any new meds?
Any known allergies? ...Read more
I woke up with a big bump and bruise on my leg and it hurts and stuff and when walking on it my toes feel weird and ankle hurt what might it be?
Ultrasound scan: You could have hit your leg against something either earlier on or during the night. The bruising could be a delayed symptom. It could also be due to an abscess formation, insect bite or even worse a blood clot. The swelling could compress on the nearby muscles, nerves and blood vessels that can give you pain or a funny sensation in your toes/ ankle. You need to see a Dr to get an Ultrasound scan ...Read more
I have a circular flat bump on my leg It has been there for over a year It is a reddish color Sometimes it scabs up. It doesn't hurt What could it be?
I fell down and hurt my leg bone. As a result, there's a bump on my leg bone after the scratch healed. How to make the bump go away?
Leave it alone: It will probably go away on its own...It just takes more time. If it gets bigger, painful, red, . ..C ur doc. ...Read more
I havea red bump on my leg. It has changed shape. There is a black dot on it and it hurts to touch. Also the skin is peeling on it. What is it?
Mystery spot: This is one that needs to be seen by your doctor. Without looking, can't know what it is. But you are right to be concerned about any spot that is changing. Please make an appt to get it checked! ...Read more
I have a small rash or bump on my leg it is red and really dry. It doesn't hurt but I feel like small spots are appearing on my stomach?
I have a bump on my leg below my knee and it kind of looks like a blister. It doesn't hurt or itch but its not a bug bite. Could it be an std?
I have this some kind of muscel bump in my upper left leg muscel, its not hurt, sometime it get big, sometime it get small, I have it for around 6 month?
Get it checked: Do not ignore any bump that shows any growth. It may flucctuate in size but the fact is if it is new (was not there last year), then it should be examined by your doctor and an imaging study (like ultrasound/ct scan or mri) be done to find out about its nature. A biopsy may be needed if it is suspicious for a muscle tumor (sarcoma). ...Read more
See below: Sounds like a baker's cyst, which is a collection of excess joint fluid which makes it's way out of the knee capsule to the back of the knee between two muscles. It is not a serious condition, but usually indicates an arthritic issue in the knee. It can cause discomfort. Sometimes we drain these but they usually come back. You shoud get your knee examined to determine if this is what it is. ...Read more
Minor trauma?: Mild trauma or insect bite may be the reason. Should be better in 2-3 days if getting worst please see a physician ...Read more
What happens when my muscle on the front side of the bottom half of my leg has become a bump and hurts?
Muscle fascia hernia: Sounds like you may have a fascial hernia that allows the muscle to locally herniate through due to internal pressure. With activity, the muscle pressure increases and the visual bump enlarges as more muscle extrudes through the defect. Exercise induced exertional compartment syndrome may also lead to this injury pattern. Orthopaedci surgeon evaluation is indicated. ...Read more
I have noticed on my right shin there is a small bump (i have not hit it) and when it is touched it hurt my leg. Any advise?
Be seen: There are multiple possibilities, might be wise to be seen for an accurate diagnosis. ...Read more
My leg has a soft bump almost like it's swollen. It doesn't hurt and it's on my lower left leg. When I touch it it's soft.?
Lump on the leg:
Hello and welcome to HealthTap,
Is it mobile? Or attached to over lying skin? What about the color of the overlying skin? It may be a ganglionic cyst or vascular enlargement/ verciose vein, could also be a Lipoma (less likely).
Would you be able to share a picture?
Thank you! ...Read more
I have a movable circular bump on my left leg, upper right side of my knee, it hurts when I climbs, what could it be?
Lump: A movable lump would not be attached to bone and may be a cyst, lipoma (fatty tissue growth" or other soft tissue mass. Since it's symptomatic at times, I recommend that your physician examine you for diagnosis and advice. ...Read more
I have a huge bump on the outside of my vagina. It hurts when I touch it. It is located on the on the side between my leg?
There's a bump on my right side of the vagina well on the outer part closer to my leg what is it? It doesn't hurt it's just firm
I have bumps between my legs and by my butt. One popped before and blood came out now more are back and growing deep into my leg and kinda hurts.
I have a bump on the back of my leg, it's swole and hurts. Red all around, and a little brownish color dot in the middle of it. Spider bite? Or what?
"Bump": It would help to know exactly where the bump is on the back of your leg. Is it behind the knee? If so it may be a Baker's cyst. On the calf. And we need to think about a clot deep in the veins. Anywhere else and the chances of a spider or insect bite go way up. If so watch for signs of continued infection and see your doctor for further analysis. ...Read more
I have this hard bump or lump on the side of my leg that came out of nowhere literally. It doesn't hurt, it just occasionally itches. What is this?
Lesion on skin: Lots of possibilities. Lots of missing info. E.g. Size color shape over skin or under skin do you have other medical problems. If it doesn't resolve in one week please see Dermatologist. ...Read more
What would blood filled bumps be? I have a blood filled small bump on my upper leg. Before I knew it had blood in it I poped it. That was a few months ago. Now its back. What could it be. It don't hurt
This: This is challenging to answer without a clinical examination so I would recommend you see a dermatologist. These could be angiomas, angiokeratomas, pyogenic granuloma, molluscum, moles, lesions of vasculitis, a blistering condition, papular dermatitis, or many other possibilities. Read more about many of these conditions at the link below. I hope that helps a little. ...Read more
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