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Doctor insights on: Bumps On Back Of Thighs And Buttocks

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The buttocks are the paired curved masses that make up our "posterior." each buttock consists of a layer of fat superimposed on the gluteus maximus ...Read more


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I have been getting pea sized bumps on my back, thighs, buttocks, & penis shaft they don't go away they don't hurt either What could these bumps be?

I have been getting pea sized bumps on my back, thighs, buttocks, & penis shaft they don't go away they don't hurt either What could these bumps be?

Sebaceous cysts?: You didn't say if the lumps were tender, Or if they had any color to them. If their firm and don't look like acne, they are most likely sebaceous cyst. See your provider for more evaluation or catch me on HealthTap prime with an image and I can better diagnose this.

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I havea small bump on my buttocks and backs of thighs I bathe twice daily but I tend to break out allot what could it be?

I havea small bump on my buttocks and backs of thighs I bathe twice daily but I tend to break out allot what could it be?

Colonization: This can be a problem especially with young people and hormone production. You may want to try a product called Hibbiclens. Its a low sudsing soap product that leaves an invisible antibacterial film behind that retards bacterial growth. This may help. 1-2 times a week.

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I have two red circular bumps on the back of my left thigh near my buttocks - they are on top of each other. I don't have bumps anywhere else.

I have two red circular bumps on the back of my left thigh near my buttocks - they are on top of each other. I don't have bumps anywhere else.

Hard to say: Difficult to say without seeing the rash. Reaction to an insect bite is often a cause. If you live in an area endemic for Lyme disease and have been around low lying shrubs or tall grass Lyme disease is a possibility. Various other causes are also possible. If concerned you can have an online consultation at Health Tap. You would upload several images, including close ups in good focus.

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Just returned from a week in central america. Itchy forearms, buttocks, upper thighs, back. Small red bumps after scratching. Intermittent. Allergy?

Just returned from a week in central america. Itchy forearms, buttocks, upper thighs, back. Small red bumps after scratching. Intermittent. Allergy?

Many causes: One often think of tropical diseases and bug bites. However you should see your pediatrician to check this out. Sometimes it may just be from a viral infection.

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I have these tiny puss bumps on myy thighs, buttocks, vagina and back coming everywhere. There was also a painful urination. What could this be?

Get seen: Someone will need to look at the bumps to tell what they are and how to treat them. Some women who have pain with urination have an infection in the urine or in the vagina. You will need an exam to know if that is going on.

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I have these bumps on my buttocks and thighs that hurt to the touch and are filled with pus. What could it be?

FOLLICULITIS: Dear chris, this condition you describe in brief may be a skin infection caused by staphyloccocal bacteria. I suggest you see your primary care physician asap and have him/her examine the outbreak. If it is bacterial in etiology you will need antibiotic therapy and possibly topical antibiotic therapy to rid yourself of this miserable soundy malady.

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My boyfriend gets these hard, cyst looking bumps on his buttocks & thighs. Some are painful. He's 22 6'3 260lbs healthy. What could these be?

My boyfriend gets these hard, cyst looking bumps on his buttocks & thighs. Some are painful. He's 22 6'3 260lbs healthy. What could these be?

Skin bumps: Likely he has hair follicles that accumulate skin oil. These can swell and become inflamed. Other possibilities include adipose breakdown with scars or fibromas. Perhaps a PCP could take a look

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My 2yr old daughter is experiencing painful bumps on her buttocks and thighs. They come and go periodically. What could this be?

My 2yr old daughter is experiencing painful bumps on her buttocks and thighs. They come and go periodically. What could this be?

Needs to be seen: The rash experienced by your child may be caused by different agents but presented similarly. From the description you provided I came with few possibilities: erythema nodosum (bacterial, autoimmune), insect bites (bed bugs, scabies, mosquito), viral infections (herpetic), vasculatis (hsp), fungal infection (candida), allergy, drugs. The best option- bring your child to pediatrician to see it.

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I have bumps in my inner thighs and near my buttocks. They don't hurt or itch I didn't even know they were there and there not itchy and there not red?

I have bumps in my inner thighs and near my buttocks. They don't hurt or itch I didn't even know they were there and there not itchy and there not red?

Likely benign: While they could be skin tags, there are many other causes of non-itchy nor red bumps including keratosis pilaris which is a build up of dead skin cells around hair follicles looking like small goose bumps. If they are multiple, insect bites are less likely. Molluscum contagiosum (sounds like Harry Potter!) is also a possibility or warts. See your doctor/dermatologist for confirmation.

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Rubbery bump under collarbone & 2 inner thigh, near buttocks. No pain. Move easily. ~4-6 mm. Have been there for years. Feel diff. From cysts I have.

See your doctor: It could be a lipoma, like fatty tumors, they are benign, nothing to worry about, for a peace of mind see your doctor, for proper evaluation, and treatment.

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Hi I have a cut toward the top in between my buttocks and some bumps in the inner right side of my cheeks. Also having pain in my right thigh towards?

Hi I have a cut toward the top in between my buttocks and some bumps in the inner right side of my cheeks. Also having pain in my right thigh towards?

We won't be able: To diagnose this with the available information. These lesions would likely need to be examined and more history obtained to be able to provide you with useful input about the diagnosis or possible treatment.

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Itchy red bumps around thighs and buttocks?

Difficult to say.: It's often difficult to diagnose skin issues without seeing them in person. I recommend seeing your doctor for diagnosis and any needed treatment.

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I experienced itchy skin, and red bumps appeared in my inner thighs, under my breasts and in my buttocks. I went to the doctor and she said I itched s?

I experienced itchy skin, and red bumps appeared in my inner thighs, under my breasts and in my buttocks. I went to the doctor and she said I itched s?

Candida: These are moist areas in which the yeast like fungus candida likes to grow. This produces reddening, weeping and itching. You can get preparations over the counter at most pharmacies. Cleaning and dry the areas and apply the preparation - usually a cream according to directions.

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What are these itcy bumps all over my inner thighs and around my buttocks? I'm not sexually active

Contact derm: More than likely heat bumps from sweating, moisture, tight Clothings. Hygiene is important, keep cool, may use powder to keep you dry. You may need mild topical steroid to take care of the itch. If no better, please see a doctor.

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I recently developed a bump on my inner thigh toward my buttocks and am concerned it could be hpv. How can I tell?

Best to see a doctor: Hpv has a very characteristic appearance that a doctor would recognize. One thing you could try on your own is to put white vinegar on the bump. If there is hpv the skin should turn white.

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Suddenly developed itchy white bumps covering my buttocks and out towards my thighs. Have lasted 5 days now. Don't pop like a pimple would.

Itchy bumps: Bay City, MI is a nice place - enjoy! With the itchy white bumps you could contact your primary doctor or, in my opinion better still, please go to the Pharmacist and they will almost certainly recommend something to control your buttocks etc. I don't think you will need a prescription. Hope all goes well - please keep me posted.