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Hard Knots On Face
What can cause hard movable knots under the skin? My son has these on his face... Some small and large.
Some thoughts...: They could be cysts, little fluid filled sacs, that are generally harmless but sometimes could become inflamed. It'd be good to have your son's doc take a feel of them - don't need to have him go to an urgent care or ed, but just a regular visit, especially if they've been there for a long time. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Have a metal plate on face from injury sustainedthree years ago. Last few months increase in facial pain. Now have hard knot on cheekbone- painful.
I have an pea size knot in my cheeks on each side- they are hard and kinda move around but never actually change locations. They are itchy if i touch or push on them and when i do succumb and itch them they become swollen and my face is puffed up and disf
Photo or exam: If these are bumps in the skin of your cheek they may be infected skin follicles - but a photo or physical exam would help define what they may be. If they are fluid filled it's possible they would benefit from drainage, but the first step is to make a diagnosis. Consider taking a clear photo and attaching it to a consult request to a dermatologist in HealthTap Concierge. ...Read more
My body is having very bad brakouts also have combination skin makes it hard to find face and body wash that dose not make 1 or all go crazy help?
See a dermatologist.: You may be having acne that is unresponsive to over the counter topicals, or you may be experiencing folliculitis. Regardless, if what you are doing is not working, seek the help of a dermatologist who may be able to prescribe both oral and topicals to get the results you are looking for--clear and beautiful skin. ...Read more
Last night i fell pretty hard on some pavement and scraped up my face. How should I handle the wound?
Wound dependent: Small superficial wounds can be rinsed with sterile saline or a dermal wound cleanser and dressed with a topical antibiotic ointment and covered with a sterile dressing. Deeper more involved wounds may require a more aggressive approach. See your physician to see what is best for your type of wound. ...Read more
My face is completely swollen and hard and painful by my cheeks and chin and getting. Worse n worse. It looked like a softball on my lower left side?
Yes: Never hesitate to seek medical attention. If you are ok, then you will have that fear removed. If you have an injury that needs attention, then you will get help without delay. ...Read more
I have a knot forming directly above my Adam's apple,noticed it tonight and it is getting hard, about half a penny big.I work in sun all day too.
Adam's apple: Hi, It could be an enlarged Thyroid or a swollen gland. Please see your provider for a neck exam. ...Read more
I'm on 40mg citalapram daily finding it hard to read out loud i start off ok but my words begin to slur and i feel my face droping?
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