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Bump That Feels Like A Bone Under The Skin Where The Thumb Bends
A bump below the skin at the inside base of my middle finger, it feels almost like it's part of the bone. It doesn't move but pressure hurts it.
Bone is a living growing tissue made mostly of collagen (protein that provides soft framework) & the mineral calcium phosphate that adds strength & hardens the framework. Two types of bone are found in the body; cortical (dense compact outer layer) & trabecular (makes up inner layer, ...Read more
Broken finger? My index finger is sore on the bottom joint, and there feels like there is a really small bone sticking up under the skin. Is it broken
Could be: You need to get an xray.Get a more detailed answer ›
Found an indent directly on the top center of skull recently. Scalp feels painful to the touch and hair moving around in that area hurts. What is it?
Cranial suture: One possibility- a cranial suture. This is a line formed from the joining of two plates of the skull. There may be a large one you can touch, under your hair. Every skull is a little different. There are also bumps and ridges. These are rarely pathological, but it is not a bad idea for someone to see it in person to learn more. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hey, I have a purple bump under skin at the base of my pinky toe where it connects to the main part of my foot.It feels fleshy and tender to the touch?
A white bump like pimple growing and painful to the touch is on my thumb's pad? It looks like an eye with an eyeball in the middle protruding out?
Splinter?: This is a strange complaint Mariam, and difficult to evaluate without a photo or being able to touch. You may need to consider getting a prime consult or seeing a clinic. The tenderness sounds like an infection, the whiteness a collection of pus. The eyeball??? well, my best guess is possibly a splinter or a bite. It probably won't get better without being drained, but put warm compress on it. ...Read more
I feel a lump under the skin on my penis shaft at the base of glans. It feels like something hard under the skin. What could this be?
Probably not serious: Maybe sclerosing lymphangitis, which sometimes follows vigorous or repeated sexual activity. It's not serious and usually clears up on its own. Search online for more information; here's the Wikipedia article: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sclerosing_lymphangitis You can also find photos on line. Best to see a doctor to confirm; other conditions are possible. ...Read more
Daughter rolled ankle inwards(soccer)says it feels like there is a crack on outside of ankle under the ball on the outside of foot,growth plate maybe?
Get an Xray: Go to your doctor. An Xray needs to be done to rule out fracture. Even if the Xray is normal, she probably still needs to be splinted and have a follow up in a week. Growth plate injuries don't always show up on Xray. Your doctor can do a complete exam and get whatever tests are necessary. Hope this helps! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Looks like a Small cut under the penis head on the skin. The cut looks like a vein. It's painful to the touch. What could heal this or be the cause?
For the past 2yrs the side of my rt index finger @ the top joint hurts a lot when it is touched. Seems to be tiny bump or swollen nerve under the skin?
I have a little painless cyst like blister inside the skin of my penis shaft just under the region where foreskin meets shaft..Is it cancer?
There is a small bump on the bone just under my right eye, it feels like it's part of the bone but it's not under my left eye as well?
Cause?: You indicated that these are not part of the bony rim that surrounds the eye. I am trying to visualize this but without seeing it and palpating it - it would be hard to say. The only sure fired way to know if through evaluation. ...Read more
I have a small lump under the skin on my neck in the middle it is about the size of a pea and it rolls underneath my fingers and feels like its brakin?
My penis head, where the frenulum is located has a weird lump sticking out. Also that my foreskin is staying halfway at the head of the skin.
I found a hard non mobile lump under the skin that is on my upper back it is painful to the touch . It is where the shoulder and neck meet . ?
Blocked gland?: A sebaceous cyst is a collection of oily fluid that occurs when an oil gland is blocked. Some folks are more prone to them than other and they often appear on the neck, shoulders, and back. Try to avoid skin products that are oily. Stay away from transfats and bad oils, which is good for overall health. See doc for proper diagnosis because it could be more serious. ...Read more
There's a small spot under the right corner of my mouth by the bone that pops when I touch it and gets smaller when touched a lot. 0 pain or swelling.
Probably IS bone: Could be many things, but it is very common to find a bony "torus" on the inside of the lower jaw bone, the outside of the upper jaw and the midline of the palate. Have your dentist verify it--just in case. They can grow quite large and often are injured by food with "edges" (chips, bacon, toast) because the overlying gum tissue is thin and fragile. ...Read more
Need more info: was there trauma? Is it on the top of your wrist or the palm surface? How long has it been like that and did it happen all of a sudden or over time? Could be a synovial cyst. If it hurts bad go to the emergency room. Either way it sunds like you should be seen ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a lump in my left arm inside elbow where a nurse places stethoscope. It is hard and there is swelling around it. Also above collar bone?
Likely lymph nodes: It sounds like it could be some swollen lymph nodes since it is in multiple locations. Would consult with your pcp and look for possible underlying infection or another reason for some lymph node enlargement. ...Read more
There is a dime size mass under the left side of my scalp but also going under the base of my skull. it feels bruised and itches. What is it from?
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