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Doctor insights on: Hard Fat Deposits Under Skin

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What is the cause of hard fat deposits under skin?

What is the cause of hard fat deposits under skin?

Lipoma: most likely lipoma. Please so to wikipedia or to uptodate.com for good discussion. ...Read more

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Hard pimple under the skin with long thick white roots! What could it be? Held with hait like roots?

Hard pimple under the skin with long thick white roots! What could it be? Held with hait like roots?

Blackhead: It's probably a blackhead (comedo) that had skin grow over it. Not a big deal. Sometimes blackheads get really big and dramatic. Exfoliate to keep this from happening. ...Read more

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Feel balls under the skin on my chest. Can move them and sometimes they slide and move around. Have very painful chest pain. Just fat deposits?

Feel balls under the skin on my chest. Can move them and sometimes they slide and move around. Have very painful chest pain. Just fat deposits?

Mgt: I would suggest a pulmonary evaluation including an image of your thorax. There are multiple conditions which may cause both skin and pulmonary findings. ...Read more

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The slin under my pinky toe has split and the skin is thick and hard what should I do?

Sometimes this: Is fungus. I would apply a topical antifungal cream. I would not remove any thick skin I would leave that to a foot doctor. ...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

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I peel pieces of hard skin from my scalp. It looks like small thick brown circles. My scalp also itches even though it's washed What could this be?

Peeling skin: The ideal is to see a Dermatologist but they often have a long wait time. If that is the case please have your regular doctor try and have you squeezed in to Dermatology. Usually works. ...Read more

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I have a bad skin quality around my my waist and fat deposits my doctor says vaser lipo can help me and it is better for skin shrinkage is it true?

Yes: Vaser liposelection is an excellent choice for those who have excess fat with looser skin. It does help tighten the skin better than traditional liposuction. ...Read more

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Have red dots on tip of penis under skin hard to notice unless bright light. Penis is twice as thick on the left side when erect thicker no sex2yrs.

See a doctor : I would go see a doctor to take a look at that. Could be normal symptoms or something more serious ...Read more

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Both of my second toes always have thick hard skin on the sides and tip of my toenails. Sometimes the skin is itchy or hurts. What could it be?

Both of my second toes always have thick hard skin on the sides and tip of my toenails. Sometimes the skin is itchy or hurts. What could it be?

Long second toe: Very commonly, if you have an elongated 2nd toe, the nail can be thickened due to pressure against the end of the shoe. If can also cause contracture of the toe and hardening of the skin at the tip of the toe. ...Read more

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