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Doctor insights on: Buttock Lump

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Buttock (Definition)

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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There is a huge painfull lump inside buttock cheek of my boyfriend. Its hard and maybe 2 inches or more long and maybe 1 inch wide.No head.?

There is a huge painfull lump inside buttock cheek of my boyfriend. Its hard and maybe 2 inches or more long and maybe 1 inch wide.No head.?

Abscess forming: The skin on buttock is rather thick and abscesses generally take longer for the "head" to come to the skin. Your bf is having an abscess forming and thus should be seen--he may need it lanced and possible treatment with an antibiotic. It is really a pain in the _ _ _ but should be checked out. Good luck. ...Read more

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Perineal lump, pain, buttock and thigh pain ?Overstretch injury

Perineal lump, pain, buttock and thigh pain ?Overstretch injury

Lump: That lump may be an infection/abscess. Have it checked out by your doctor. You may need minor surgery. ...Read more

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Hard lump under skin on buttock - I noticed this when showering and is sore when touched. Doesn't move and is smooth. What could it be?

It depends on....: The type of symptoms and finding on physical examination can give a clue to the cause of this lump. Since it is tender, it may be due to skin infection(a boil). In this case the skin on the surface may be read and warm to touch. If it is hard and not much tender it could be something more chronic. Either way you should show it to your doctor unless it starts to settle down and resolves within 1 wk ...Read more