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Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Dark Lumps On Skin (Overview)

Dark lumps on the skin may be due to a wide range of skin diseases. A doctor can evaluate such skin problems.


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What is the causes of the under the skin lumps?

What is the causes of the under the skin lumps?

Lumps under skin: Could be lipomas (fatty growths), cysts, lymph node enlargement or even skin cancer. See a dermatologist and have it checked out. ...Read more

Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Dark Lumps On Skin (Overview)

Dark lumps on the skin may be due to a wide range of skin diseases. A doctor can evaluate such skin problems.


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Have an extra flap of skin on both side my labia, that is a darker pink, it hasn't grown while i've had it. It has feels like little lumps inside it?

Have an extra flap of skin on both side my labia, that is  a darker pink, it hasn't grown while i've had it. It has feels like little lumps inside it?

Anatomy: Please see a qualified md to determine if everything is normal. Female anatomy can have a great degree of normal variation. ...Read more

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I recently, 1 week ago, had my right lobe removed from my thyroid. I now have a large hard lump above my surgicial site. (hematoma) is this common and/or home treatable?

I recently, 1 week ago, had my right lobe removed from my thyroid. I now have a large hard lump above my surgicial site. (hematoma) is this common and/or home treatable?

See your surgeon: If you had surgery 1 week ago, you should have a follow up appointment with your surgeon soon. Call his/her office and describe what you have. They will determine if they need to see you soon and move up your appointment. If it gets worst or cause problem breathing, call the surgeon and go to the er. ...Read more

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I've had a dark painless lump on my bottom lip for over a month. It might've been from biting, I don't know what it is. but how do I get rid of it?

I've had a dark painless lump on my bottom lip for over a month. It might've been from biting, I don't know what it is. but how do I get rid of it?

Mucocele: Sounds like a mucocele, which can be caused by a single, or repetitive trauma to an area, such as biting a lip. It is a collection of mucous and sometimes requires drainage by a dr to obtain relief and to avoid further injury to the area. ...Read more

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I've been injecting fragmin (dalteparin) for 3 weeks (pregnant, 2dvts). The last 3 have left painful lumps under the skin. Why? Prevention tips?

I've been injecting fragmin (dalteparin) for 3 weeks (pregnant, 2dvts). The last 3 have left painful lumps under the skin. Why? Prevention tips?

Rotate areas. : Unfortunately these under the skin injections all can cause lumps under the skin. Time should improve them. My advice would be to change injection areas. Rotate between abdominal area, left and right thighs. Hope u feel better soon. ...Read more

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Why do I get lumps under my skin after a massage?

Why do I get lumps under my skin after a massage?

Muscle knots: Massage is good for superficial muscle spasm relaxation. However, mechanical excitation from a massage is not sufficient to relax the deep muscle spasms. With chronic uperficial muscle spasms , mechanical excitation from massage is not sufficient and teases the muscle rather then releasing it. Therefore, the muscle goes into a knot and these are the lumps that you feel. ...Read more

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I have a rash that started in my inner thigh and its spreading fast. It leaving hard lumps too it makes my skin a darker color too?

I have a rash that started in my inner thigh and its spreading fast. It leaving hard lumps too it makes my skin a darker color too?

Many possibilities: There are many types and causes of skin rashes. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Insect bites can also be the cause of a rash on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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Have an extra flap of skin on both side my labia, that is a darker pink, it hasn't grown while i've had it. It has feels like little lumps inside it?

Anatomy: Please see a qualified md to determine if everything is normal. Female anatomy can have a great degree of normal variation. ...Read more