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Dr. Richard Carlin
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Chalazion surgery 3 weeks ago no more swelling but can feel hard bump with finger under eye is that scar tissue? Its not visible at all. & doesn't hur

Chalazion surgery 3 weeks ago no more swelling but can feel hard bump with finger under eye is that scar tissue? Its not visible at all. & doesn't hur

Residual chalazion: It's either a residual chalazion or scar tissue. Best suggestion is to ask your surgeon about it. If it is a residual chai on it may get bigger over time. ...Read more

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Dr. Adam Smith
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Dr. Jon Sieber
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I have a hard bump on my finger this bump looks clear and is hard. I feel like it could be punctured with a needle but not sure.?

I have a hard bump on my finger this bump looks clear and is hard.  I feel like it could be punctured with a needle but not sure.?

Mucous cyst: if on dorsal finger just prox. to nail it is a mucous cyst originating from the DIP joint. Do not puncture this as you will cause a septic joint. If cyst painful and will not go away I would excise the ganglion, a simple operation. Mucous cyst is the same as a ganglion only at the finger DIP joint ...Read more

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Dr. Adam Smith
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Dr. Ifeoma Nnaji
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Hard round bump inside finger middle joint no pain but can not wear my ring,bump is moveable side to side .?

Hard round bump inside finger middle joint no pain but can not wear my ring,bump is moveable side to side .?

Cyst: What you describe sounds like a cyst - round, mobile, painless. You can see a surgeon for further evaluation. Good health. ...Read more

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
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What is this hard bump on my finger joint?

What is this hard bump on my finger joint?

See details: It depends of which joint. It may be bony enlargement secondary to osteoarthritis. It may be a synovial cyst. If you are concerned have it evaluated and the hand x rayed. ...Read more

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Dr. Adam Smith
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Board Certified, Pathology
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Got a small hard squishy bump on index finger that hurt when pressed on?

Got a small hard squishy bump on index finger that hurt when pressed on?

Ganglion cyst?: I'll bet that's what you've got. Show your physician next time you visit for a routine physical. If the thing starts growing massively or gets painful, get seen sooner. ...Read more

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Dr. Austin Yeargan iii
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I have a small, hard, painless bump on my ring finger, right beside my nail. It does not hurt at all unless I apply a LOT of force. What could this be?

I have a small, hard, painless bump on my ring finger, right beside my nail. It does not hurt at all unless I apply a LOT of force. What could this be?

Ganglion/mucous cyst: Depending on your age it could represent a mucous cyst from arthritis of the distal interphalangeal joint or a ganglion cyst. Could also represent herpetic whitlow. ...Read more

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Dr. Dwain Rickertsen
Board Certified, Family Medicine
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Dr. Felicia Baxter
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7yr old has hard bump under skin on pinky finger near joint, very small and you cannot see thr bump but you can feel it if you rub his finger. No pain?

7yr old has hard bump under skin on pinky finger near joint, very small and you cannot see thr bump but you can feel it if you rub his finger. No pain?

Benign bumps & lumps: What you describe could be a callous or could be a wart. Warts are caused by a virus,Papilloma Virus, which is contagious. Treatments include duct tape, OTC Salicylic Acid and freezing. Please navigat to the following website for more info. http://www.healthychildren.org/English/health-issues/conditions/skin/Pages/Warts.asp ...Read more

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Dr. Michael Fisher
Board Certified, Dermatology
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I have hard white circle almost like a bump on my finger where it bends almost feel like something glowing under my skin would like to know what is it?

I have hard white circle almost like a bump on my finger where it bends almost feel like something glowing under my skin would like to know what is it?

Cyst: A myxoid is a small, soft nodule that occurs near the end of the fingers or toes. The cause of the cyst is unknown but it is found to appear at the site of an old injury, minor trauma and at the sites of friction. This article gives information on myxoid cysts and their treatment. However, you should go to your doctor for the correct diagnosis. ...Read more

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Dr. Gregory Hines
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Three days ago a hard red bump appeared on my first knocal and today another apreared on the finger next to it. What is this?

Three days ago  a hard red bump appeared on my first knocal and today another apreared on the finger next to it. What is this?

Infection: Given the time frame, i would think it an infection, perhaps because of a splinter or thorn in the skin. If not improving, you should be seen. ...Read more

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