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Bumps On Elbow Symptoms
I have looked up the symptoms and looks like i have a flea biteThere are bumps on my legs, arms waist, and elbows.they keep spreading or coming up.
Itchy?: Are they itchy. If they are , this spreading, bumpy rash could be scabies. Scabies are a mite that you can't see that burrows under the skin and causes symptoms similar to yours. Scabies like the crook of the elbow, the webspace between fingers and toes but can occur anywhere. Scabies are treated with a prescription cream The only way to be sure what is causing the rash is to see your doctor. ...Read more
Many possibilities: Bumps 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
I have this hard bump on my elbow. Its movable and I was wondering if I should get it clocked out. It has been there for 8 months now. ?
Probably benign: I would have this checked out only f it is bothering you. Otherwise I would not worry about it. ...Read more
I have a small bump that is under my skin near my elbow that doesnt hurt when pressed. however ive had this bump for about a month and is noticeable?
Epitrochlear node?: If it's on the front as in the photo, it may be an epitrochlear lymph node. These are usually clinically significant and may indicate an infection. Best to have it checked by a physician. Thanks for trusting HealthTap! ...Read more
My boyfriend gets random bumps under the surface of his skin. They do not pop up too often and when they do they usually go away pretty quick. But they are usually about the size of a quarter and are hard. He has one in his elbow that is always there. The
These : These could be either cystic lesions or nodules. There are many different types, some more worrisome than others. The fact that they go away is a good sign. However, the bottom line here is to have an evaluation by his primary care provider or dermatologist for a clear diagnosis. Good luck. ...Read more
Rash: Any skin condition is difficult to identify without seeing it or having more history. What does it look like?Is it red?Flad/raised? Etc. It could be that your knees have come into contact with something and is showing an allergic reaction. Could be eczema or psoriasis or skin rashes can sometimes be a sign of something going on internally. Best to have a doctor take a look and take a full history. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer