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Odd bump on the shaft of my penis. Its slightly oval, painless when squeezed, and under the skin. No redness or skin discoloration.Appeared overnight.

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Sebaceous cyst...: Most likely, it may be a discrete sebaceous cyst, which is common and harmless unless becoming infected like a pimple. Nonetheless, it is hard to tell for sure what it may be without a direct look at and feel on it. More? Seek evaluation and counseling. ...Read more

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The skin right above my upper lip is all red and looks like it's bruised under the skin?

The skin right above my upper lip is all red and looks like it's bruised under the skin?

Upper lip redness: I suspect that you are repeatedly (if unconsciously) licking your upper lip.  this causes mild inflammation, which blunts the contrast between your lip and skin.  this is a hard habit to break, but if you're doing it, you won't clear up completely unless you stop licking. ...Read more

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I have a small spot on my thumb where the thumb and the hand connect where a green vein is under the skin & it's itchy :/?

I have a small spot on my thumb where the thumb and the hand connect where a green vein is under the skin &  it's itchy :/?

Broken Capillary: It sounds like you have an inflamed vein or broken capillary - with resolving ecchymosis giving it a greenish color. Itching is caused by inflammation. try cool compresses and/or 1% Hydrocortisone cream. Your symptoms should resolve with time. Take care! ...Read more

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I have a lump about 1 inch in diameter on the side of my foot. It is under the skin, and it itches on the surface. The bump is a pale purple. Help!

I have a lump about 1 inch in diameter on the side of my foot. It is under the skin, and it itches on the surface. The bump is a pale purple. Help!

Need to Visualize: Have a healthcare personnel look at the lesions to determine the nature of it. Your primary care provider or a foot doctor will be of great help. ...Read more

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Lump under skin on hip and light bruise on top of skin. Have not had any injuries and it seems out of the blue?

Lump under skin on hip and light bruise on top of skin. Have not had any injuries and it seems out of the blue?

Likely trauma: This could have occured without you noticing it, especially on hip if you are busy and bump into something. It also could be spontaneous which is more concerning. Have your local doctor check this out when you have time. ...Read more

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I have a blood bump under the skin on the bottom of my foot?

I have a blood bump under the skin on the bottom of my foot?

Spot on foot: 1st of all congratulations! not too many ppl make it a habit to check the bottom of their feet. You can check to see if there is any fluid in that bump, otherwise it may just resolve on its own. If there is fluid in the bump or it does not resolve in ~14 days. Ask for a podiatry referral. It can be something as simple as a smudge/dirt, wart, blister, or skin lesions. ...Read more

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Hello. I have a lump under the skin on my inner thigh. Top looks likea bite of sorts above the skin. Lump is 1 inch long and 1 half to 3/4 inch wide.

Hello. I have a lump under the skin on my  inner thigh. Top looks likea bite of sorts above the skin. Lump is 1 inch long and 1 half to 3/4 inch wide.

Possible bite on leg: Yes, please see your doc. It is POSSIBLE that the bug/tick is still in there. The sooner you identify what happened and get treated the better off you will be. There can be long-lasting effects from tick bites. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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What cause semi-hard lump under skin on the upper thigh?

What cause semi-hard lump under skin on the upper thigh?

Several things: This is a problem that necessitates a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. This will allow him/her to examine you, ask specific questions. And possibly order tests to find out what's wrong and what to do to help you. ...Read more

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Lump on mid left bum cheek just under hip bone, same colour as skin and doesn't look like a pimple. Same size as top part of my finger&is under skin?

Lump on mid left bum cheek just under hip bone, same colour as skin and doesn't look like a pimple. Same size as top part of my finger&is under skin?

Well: This could be a cyst or an abscess or a benign tumor like a lipoma. Very rarely this could be something serious like a cancer but doubt this.you really need to see a primary care doctor in person for specific diagnosis and treatment ...Read more

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Hard lump on right side of penis under the skin.

Hard lump on right side of penis under the skin.

Need to examine: It is likely to be a sebaceous cyst, but you should see your doctor for a proper diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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Black dry raised spots on under my eye by the cheek bone area?

Keratosis: Most likely these are seborrheic keratoses - elevated, rough overgrowth of the epithelium common in aging. If you are young, they more likely are plugged glands in the skin in which the secretions have become dry, and oxidize on the surface turning grey-black. They can be expressed with a comedone extractor. ...Read more

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Sore knot or lump underneath skin on top of the forearm?

Abscess vs cyst vs ?: Lipoma is benign lump of soft tissue under skin that doesn't hurt. Cyst is a collection of fluid or oil that shouldn't hurt unless it gets infected. Abscess is a collection of pus that can be quite painful. Hair follicle could get infected & swollen. Best to go see your family doc for evaluation, diagnosis & treatment. ...Read more

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Ingrown hair on back of neck but keeps pussing and firm under skin just red around the sore???

Ingrown hair on back of neck but keeps pussing and firm under skin just red around the sore???

Infected: Best to see your doctor to get it treated before the infection spreads further. Has the hair been removed yet? ...Read more

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Why did my mosquito bite turn into a hard lump under the skin on the top of my leg?

Why did my mosquito bite turn into a hard lump under the skin on the top of my leg?

Not sure: An extreme allergic response could cause a large welt, and it could last a couple of days. If this is very old, though, it is possible it wasn't a mosquito but some other insect and it left a stinger inside you. If painful, it could be infected. You might want to have it examined to see if there is pus that needs to be released. Meanwhile, apply warm compresses for 15 mins 4x daily. ...Read more

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The patch of skin on my arm looks like a bruise. Is it skin cancer?

The patch of skin on my arm looks like a bruise. Is it skin cancer?

Have the lesion: Evaluated by a dermatologist. I encourage my patients to see their dermatologist annually for a head to toe evaluation. ...Read more

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What can cause a red , large, hard lump under the skin on the outer region of the upper right thigh?

A few things : If a "red skin lump " is tender, has surrounding redness and enlarging, it may be a skin abscess from a bacterial infection. The body can sometimes "wall" these off without any treatment. A doctor performed incision and drainage may cure these +- antibiotics. Its better to see the doctor early rather than wait to see what your body may do. ...Read more

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Small pink spots are appearing under my arm and in my groin area dry skin on top what is this?

Small pink spots are appearing under my arm and in my groin area dry skin on top what is this?

Maybe Candida: Impossible to tell what you have without seeing it an d examining you. The rash you describe, however, could be compatible with a mucocutaneous yeast infection. See your doctor and good luck. Have a happy holiday. ...Read more

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Hard ball of gristle fat, under the skin on my leg what is it?

Hard ball of gristle fat, under the skin on my leg what is it?

see your doctor: Your doctor needs to view it and give you instructions on what to do with it. It may be a foreign body that needs to be removed. ...Read more