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Bumps Inside Of Thighs
Visual DX: Hi, it’s hard to say without a picture but there is a great app that may be able to help you get a diagnosis without being seen in person by a dermatologist. The app is called VisualDX and is one of the best, if not the best out there. Many clinicians, including myself, use it. Just snap a photo and it gives you a list of possible diagnoses. Good luck! ...Read more
May not be the: The Best choice. This is a triple antibiotic ointment. It's use can cause some to develop sensitivities to any of the antibiotics in it. This is especially true for neomycin. If you have boils you would want to have this medically evaluated. If you have bumps from frition — antibiotics usually aren't needed. Antibiotics would not be used for a fungal infection. ...Read more
Get medical checkup: Any swelling, bump and drainage sounds like you have an infection. Is it tender? Any fevers. You should get medical attention right away as infections can spread into your blood. I would advise you to have a medical check up today or no later than tomorrow. ...Read more
My pre-teen daugher has been getting out breaks of boil bumps inside her upper thigh area and has now spread to her bottom area.
Skin infection: It's hard to say for certain what is causing the rash in your daughter, but the symptoms you have described are suspicious for infection, possibly Staph. An in person exam for prescription treatment is certainly warranted. ...Read more
I get frequent bumps inside my inner thigh. I am overweight and tend to rub my thighs together a lot. Is it acne? How can you treat it?
A form of acne: Yes...if thighs are rubbed together then the friction can be setting up irritation that causes the bumps. Stop sodas, processed foods, dairy and gluten. Those can all be inflammatory. Keep the area clean and dry as much as possible. Shaving can also cause irritation there. If it persists, be seen for more advice. ...Read more
I have these hard bumps on inside of my thigh (2 of them). There is no puss and I have been outside a lot in the heat. Are they staph or clogged pores?
Every once in a while I get a painful bump on the inside of my thigh and arm pits. It goes away after a few days. Do you know what it is? Thanks
I have small pimple looking bumps on the inside of my thighs close to my crotch. If I pop them they immediately start bleeding? What is it?
I think I may have inguinal hernias. There are two bumps on the inside of my thighs, one on each leg. Is this anything to worry about?
Doubt hernia: Usually a hernia bulge appears in the lower abdomen just above the crease that separates the abdomen from the thigh. These may be lymph nodes based on your description. Either way if they persist or are associated with any tenderness see your doctor. Physical exam should be able to determine. ...Read more
I get large bumps on the insides of my thighs and between my buttocks. They are painful and itchy and drain pus and blood. Been going on for 10+ years?
Hidradenitis ?: See information on hidradenitis. This can commonly cause what you describe. Other things can cause this as well. Best to see an MF to evaluate and be sure. ...Read more
I have numerous hard bumps on the inside of my thighs. I've had them for as long as I can remember and now I'm getting them under my arms and breasts?
Have them checked: You need to have these bumps checked, it could be anything, and without looking and feeling we can not tell you what it can be so get it checked by your doctor or a dermatologist. ...Read more
I had a small bump on the inside of my thighs between my anus and vagina what could it be? I popped it, and it bled a little but it didn't hurt at all before that. Also, I was looking a found a very small white bump on the inside of my vagina lips, which
Exam: Without a photo or actual exam your question cannot be answered here. Get a checkup from your physician or send a photo. ...Read more
Dark bumps in the groin is usually caused by intertrigo, it can be intermittnet, the cause can be bacterial, fungal, yeast or inflammation, can also be due to contact irritation or eczyma, can also be from multiple boils
For diagnosis you need examination by medical professional and possibly swabs, so you get the correct treatment ...Read more
Keratosis pilaris: It might be keratosis pilaris, a condition in which the tiny hair follicles are plugged. It happens on the backs of people's upper arms, the backs of their thighs, and their buttocks. If it's kp, you can try over the counter cerave sa lotion twice daily to improve it, although you will never cure it. Kp is just the way your skin grows. ...Read more
Uncertain: 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
Really don't know.: There are a # of possible causes. The best way to get an accurate diagnosis would be dermatological evaluation. ...Read more
Many causes: This needs to be evaluated by a physician as soon as possible; do not ignore a new painful lump as it could be a cancer. Benign causes are more likely, but only a doctor can sort things out for you. You may require an ultrasound or a needle biopsy to sort things out. Good luck! ...Read more
Eval: 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
See a dermatologist: It is impossible to be specific without being able to visualize the rash. See a dermatologist. ...Read more