Top 20 Doctor insights on: Bump on side of leg

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I'm a fem. Who hasn't had sex in over a year, recently I found a bump on the side of my leg near my vagina. It hurts 2 touch it & when I walk 2. Help?

I'm a fem. Who hasn't had sex in over a year, recently I found a bump on the side of my leg near my vagina. It hurts 2 touch it & when I walk 2. Help?

Lymphadenitis: Sounds that you have infection around the genitalia that has caused enlargement of the lymph nodes on the groin. Go to see your gynecologist or PMD to get checked and treated. Practice safe sex and use protection. ...Read more

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What r symps of pulled calf muscle? Can it cause painful twitches? Normal? Other symp bump along lateral side of lower leg when I stand, like hernia

What r symps of pulled calf muscle? Can it cause painful twitches? Normal? Other symp bump along lateral side of lower leg when I stand, like hernia

Strain: A strained muscle causes soreness and pain on use and takes a week or so to heal. Occasionally bumps in the lateral calf area are due to small herniations of fat tissue through the muscle. Varicose veins are another possibility. A physician would have to examine you to be sure. Muscle twitches are not commonly due to sprains and can occur spontaneously. Muscle cramps are commonly due to tight musc ...Read more

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I have a lump/bump on the lower side on my leg on both legs. What may this be and what may be the cause?

I have a lump/bump on the lower side on my leg on both legs. What may this be and what may be the cause?

Lumps: If the lumps are quite similar in character, size and are on the same location on each leg, they probably are benign and nonpathological. However a physician would have to examine the lumps in order to make a diagnosis. A nonsymetrical Lump in the lower leg may be a varicose vein, inclusion cyst or even small herniation of tissue through a muscle. ...Read more

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On left side of my leg have 5 lil bumps making a round circles, in middle of the circle I have a dark spot, in between the circles. What that?

On left side of my leg have 5 lil bumps making a round circles, in middle of the circle I have a dark spot, in between the circles. What that?

See a dermatologist: I is almost impossible to give a specific answer without being able to directly visualize the rash. See a dermatologist and then you will know for sure. ...Read more

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What happens when my muscle on the front side of the bottom half of my leg has become a bump and hurts?

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

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Hi I have these strange hard bumps on my legs and back side and they itch like crazy. They just started a week ago.

Hi I have these strange hard bumps on my legs and back side and they itch like crazy. They just started a week ago.

Allergic dermatitis: Is quite common. Bumps on the leg signify inflammation and they itch due to histamine in the skin. I suggest you try an anti histamine such as Claritin (loratadine) or Zyrtec one daily and apply Hydrocortisone cream, over the counter, 3x a day. Seek a doctors appointmnet if not better. Get well. ...Read more

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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?

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

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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?

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?

Needs care now: Sounds like an abcess, perhaps a Bartholin's cyst. Go get it looked after, now at an er, unless your physician has sunday office hours. Skin infections usually respond to heat and antibiotics, and often need timely incision and drainage (i & d). ...Read more

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I have 2 weird bumps about 2 inches apart on the side of my butt/upper leg. But it looks like it might be bug bites but I didn't feel anything.

I have 2 weird bumps about 2 inches apart on the side of my butt/upper leg. But it looks like it might be bug bites but I didn't feel anything.

Need more info: How long present? Appearance- size, shape, color? What symptoms associated- itch? Burn? Ache? Discharge? Warmth? Swelling? Consider re-posting with more description so that we may better help you. ...Read more

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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?

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

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I've noticed a small bump on my lower right leg. Outer right side it's not always viable only when alot of pressure is put on it or if I flex a bit. It flattens out and feels like warm fluid under?

I've noticed a small bump on my lower right leg. Outer right side it's not always viable only when alot of pressure is put on it or if I flex a bit. It flattens out and feels like warm fluid under?

Description is c/w: Some sort of cyst, meaning a fluid filled soft tissue structure. Beyond this, way too little information to offer any likely useful information or advice. ...Read more

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I have bumps on my right leg only from my hip to shin and only on the right side of the leg. They don't itch but have been there since July.

I have bumps on my right leg only from my hip to shin and only on the right side of the leg. They don't itch but have been there since July.

Be seen: Multiple potential causes, most common cause is usually enlarged lymph nodes. A good medical checkup would likely be a good place to start. ...Read more

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I have a semi large bump on my lower left leg on the right side of my shin it hurts to the touch and hurts a Lil to walk and ItS red in color?

I have a semi large bump on my lower left leg on the right side of my shin it hurts to the touch and hurts a Lil to walk and ItS red in color?

? abscess: Short of an abscess or some infectious process, it is not normal to have a red, painful bump appear on your leg area. Have is checked out for a possible abscess, infected hair follicle, carbuncle, boil etc. Best wishes. ...Read more