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Son has been diagnosed with friction bumps on elbows in past. Have older prescription of triamcinolone acetone. Is that indicated for friction bumps.
Callouses: Friction bumps are basically callouses - thickened skin from repeated rubbing/friction. Eliminating the activities that cause the callouses to form and the use of a quality moisturizer will generally allow the bumps to gradually disappear. If the bumps are itchy or irritated the triamcinolone may provide symptom relief (check the expiration date) but won't get rid of the bumps themselves. ...Read more
I noticed a bump on some dry skin in the shaft of my penis after receiving unprotected oral. I masturbate a lot, is this friction bumps from dry skin?
Here are some. ..: It's possible, but a fixed bump of ...Read more
4 days ago I had rough sex and was very dry at the time. 3days later my vagina is in pain and has cuts and bumps. Friction burn?
Can too much masterbation/ friction cause a bump on the upper part of the labia minora? Tested neg 2 months ago. Fingered 3 weeks ago no sores on him
Here are some. ..: Analyzing the sequence of events including the onset, evolution, duration, progress, & resolution of the bump may help answer your concern. Clinically, it may be just a sebaceous cyst, which could be incidentally found through self palpation. Nonetheless, seek pro-evaluation and counseling so to resolve confusion & uncertainty and to ease anxiety and even fear. Best wish. .. ...Read more
Need a GYN evaluatn: Difficult to know, but you need to have an evaluation to check to see if you have a benign, inflammatory skin condition (such a rash), or if you have some type of infection. Most likely, the problem is benign and can be treated easily, but you will need to identify the problem first through a proper evaluation. ...Read more
I have a row of tiny bumps on my shaft, they look like friction caused it but I am not sure. When popped clear liquid comes out. Bumps are size of BB?
Wore a thong for the 1st time and my upper buttcrack is now red/irritated and there's a small red bump. Is it from the friction or something serious?
I notice a red bump under my frenulum after masterbaiiting, like it very sensitive when I touch it, I'm also a virgin cause by friction Or lymphocele?
Help, when I walk and my buttocks make friction, its start to bother, like burning, andwhen I looks there is a redarea and some bumps, what coulditbe?
Friction irritation: This does happen to some people. If it only happens after you have walked quite a bit, then it may be friction irritation. Are you carrying extra weight? Is it worse when you sweat? As long as it goes away in a day or two, that's most likely all it is. If it stays around, the irritation can lead to secondary fungal or bacterial infections. Try keeping area dry and clean. ...Read more
I had sex with my girlfriend long after she went dry. The next morning I had a red bump at the base of my penis. Is this just from friction?
Possibly: If there is no discharge or pain it should be fine to just monitor ...Read more
Yes: When your thighs rub together while running, friction occurs. The skin in the genital area/thigh becomes irritated & sweat glands may become blocked causing white or pinkish raised bumps. Treat with cool compress, wear loose bottoms made of natural fibers, sprinkle medicated body powder over area which should reduce friction. While running, wear a good athletic supporter to reduce friction. ...Read more
Have a group of small bumps under the head of my penis when poped they were filled with clear fluid but it is right next to a sore from friction?
Could be either: Need to see urologist to investigate this. Could be anything from a result of irritation to and std, to other abnormalities which need to be seen by a physician. Best to check it out, and know for sure. ...Read more
Very small bumps around vaginal entrance, so small I can not tell if they're blisters. They hurt a little but have no other symptoms. Recently had friction down there but not from penile sexual intercourse (from outer course. Also I have always had extre
Not an STD: My guess is these are normal sebaceous glands (Fordyce spots) or maybe vestibular papillae, i.e. not abnormal. Herpes is the only STD w/ blisters, but if so they would become painful open sores within 1-2 days. Not genital warts: too many, too symmetrical. Maybe you're just examining yourself too closely. If you are convinced they are new or abnormal, or if you still have doubts, see your doctor. ...Read more
I have these like, red bumps under the head of my penis, they do not hurt, but they worry me, my father says they are friction burn. Please help?
Have it assessed: Have a doctor take a look at it, with lesions it always helps fpr a doctor to look at it to make the correct diagnosis. Your dad might be right. ...Read more
Red rash around my vagina. No bumps, no specific sores, no blisters, no itchiness, just redness and a burn like feeling when there is friction.
Thinking I jus have friction burn on my vagina frm hving sex, but today I woke up with 2 pimple like bumps on the lip popped them n now there's more.
Thigh friction: Typically either caused by large body habitus or fat that localizes on the inner thighs. Powders may relieve chafing and clothes that do not cause friction when they rub together is best like lycra for instance. ...Read more
Not likely: Not sure why asking this question. I trained under a physican who trained with Dr. Cyriax. Friction massage is usually meant for tendinitis processes such as lateral epicondylitis or rtc tendinitis. However, I don't think that massaging healthy tissue would cause any damage. Not likely. ...Read more
Massage force can harm healthy tissues if not done correctly, or if the tissue is not healthy to start with.
The goal of friction massage is to restore muscle length and break down restriction in muscle action.
Very. Enericialmwhen done correctly, but careful assessment before and during treatment is required. ...Read more
Massage: Of any type is not supposed to bruise or cause pain except for mild discomfort w/deep tissue. Please see your doctor to make sure your health is appropriate in order to have deep tissue massage. There may be other reasons why you are considering deep tissue massage and those symptoms may need to dealt with in another way. Peace and good health. ...Read more
Inadeq lubrication: If vaginal lubrication is not adequate, the delicate skin at the opening of the vagina and in the vagina itself can be traumatized, causing pain. If there is not enough natural lubrication, an over-the-counter lubricant (particularly a liquid one rather than a gel) can be helpful. ...Read more