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Bump On The Face
Depends: Are these acute onset or have they grown over time? Are they symptomatic, painful, red, inflammed, growing (spreading) from one spot. The possibilities are quite large and should be evaluated by a dermatologist, probably fairly soon. ...Read more
Many possibilities: Bumbs under the skin could be as a result of different reasons of which could include an ingrown hair, acne, abscess, or an allergic reaction to various things like detergents or soaps or to medications. Have it evaluated by your physician to get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more
Go to Doctor: I am sorry this is taking so long to answer, but the answer seems self evident. You need a skin doctor to examine and treat this bump or excise it surgically. ...Read more
Umm, hard to say.: Heat rash. Viral rash. Allergy rash. Infectious rash. Insect bite. Eczema. Contact dermatitis. The best strategy is to determine the source of the rash then address that specifically. This should be an easy question to pose to your pediatrician during the 4-year old well visit. Without actually viewing the bump in person, any answer would be but a guess. Your daughter deserves better than a guess. ...Read more
Depends on what they: are. This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. Once accurately assessed a treatment plan can be developed. ...Read more
Umm, hard to say.: Heat rash. Viral rash. Allergy rash. Infectious rash. Insect bite. Eczema. Contact dermatitis. The best strategy is to determine the source of the rash then address that specifically. This should be an easy question to pose to your pediatrician during an office visit. Without actually viewing the bumps in person, any answer would be but a guess. Your daughter deserves better than a guess. ...Read more
Wow hard to say: It's very difficult to make a firm diagnosis about a skin finding based on a 3/4 inch photo on the screen. If it is new, probably a bite or folliculitis. If it's been there since infancy, more likely a hemangioma. If it's been there for several months and is not changing, it could be a dermatofibroma or another type of hemangioma. Best to monitor and see her doc or dermatologist. Best wishes-- ...Read more
I have bump on my face.It is hard and if i press it hard a white substance gets out of it. Please help?
So yeah i have this large bump at my face whenever i extract puss out of it, it comes back again. What is this?
Epidermoid cyst: You will likely have to have it surgically removed. ...Read more
I have a reddish large bump on my face is soft and it hurts a little , it's not like a regular bump i'm concerned?
I pushed a bump on my face, and i felt a pop under my skin. Now the area is sensitive to touch. What happened, and what do i do?
Oops: Think of it as "popping a zit," but in the wrong direction. The pus was likely released into the surrounding tissue. Your body will form an inflammatory response to that over the next few days. You can help by placing ice over the area for short amounts of time several times a day. It should eventually clear on its own. If it becomes worse over the next week, go see your doctor. ...Read more
I have a small bump on my face. Been there about 3 years. Sometimes when I try to pop it a little white stuff will come out sometimes black? Help
Facial lesion: You need doctor in person examination and possible excision. ...Read more
I've had a bump on my face for about two years. I started squeezeing it today and some brownish stinky stuff came out of it.can you tell me what to do?
Cyst: It sounds like you had a sebaceous cyst possibly one that was infected since it was foul smelling. These cysts tend to reoccur so the best thing would be to keep it clean and dry see your doctor to make sure all the contents are removed and the sac as well this should take care of your problem ...Read more