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Small hard bumps on thighs, warts?

Small hard bumps on thighs, warts?

Not sure: There are a # of possible causes. The best way to get an accurate diagnosis would be dermatological evaluation. ...Read more

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Red painless bump a little itchy on vagina lip?

Red painless bump a little itchy on vagina lip?

Unsure: There are many different possibilities as to why you may have the bump. One possible explanation could be a clogged gland which is not harmful. Is there any possible exposure to STDs? I recommend that you see a physician such as a family doctor or OB/GYN to make sure that this is not some sort of STD. Do you have any history of genital herpes? Usually, genital herpes is painful especially more pronounced with the first episode ...Read more

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Two hard bumps under skin on penis. Tumors?

Two hard bumps under skin on penis. Tumors?

Hard bump: This may be as harmless as a blocked hair follicle, but may be a more serious infection, harmless or harmful tumor. Please get it checked by a healthcare professional. ...Read more

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What causes little puss bumps on penis skin?

What causes little puss bumps on penis skin?

The only way to have: An accurate diagnosis is through medical evaluation. ...Read more

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Hard bumps under skin on ankles are what?

Hard bumps under skin on ankles are what?

Hard bumps: There are a variety of causes of hard bumps under the skin, including cysts, acne, harmless or potentially harmful tumors. Please see your healthcare professional. ...Read more

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What are small red itchy bumps on palms of hands? Some tiny bit raised some under skin.

What are small red itchy bumps on palms of hands? Some tiny bit raised some under skin.

Bumpy rash: A rash is best diagnosed and treated when a physician can actually look at it. It could be hives but it could also be a contact dermatitis or infection. ...Read more

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Little tiny bumps on cheeks and forehead not red or itchy, ?

Little tiny bumps on cheeks and forehead not red or itchy, ?

Medical eval.: There are a # of possible causes. The best way to get an accurate diagnosis would be dermatological evaluation. ...Read more

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Red kinda hard bump on my penis?

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Red kinda hard bump on my penis?

Need more info...: Please collect the feature, degree, and detailed sequence of event of its color, size, symptoms, etc and bring them to see urologist who can figure out what it's for you. If it's lifelong, discolored, not hurting, it can be a benign mole; if quite a long while, but become red and hurting, it may be an infected sebaceous cyst; or ... Nonetheless, direct inspection and palpation are needed for dx.. ...Read more

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What are these skin colored little bumps on my penis?

What are these skin colored little bumps on my penis?

Sebaceous glands: Oil glands. They are normal. Leave them alone. They are there for a purpose. ...Read more

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Itchy red bumps on just arms and hands?

Itchy red bumps on just arms and hands?

Hives: Most likely an allergic skin reaction to something you may have come into contact with.You can try over the counter antihistamines and if they do not resolve within 24 hrs, see your doctor ...Read more

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What are little red painful itchy bumps on neck?

What are little red painful itchy bumps on neck?

Uncertain: There are a # of possible causes. The best way to get an accurate diagnosis would be dermatological evaluation. ...Read more

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Itchy skin but no rash, and spot on my hands?

Itchy skin but no rash, and spot on my hands?

Itching: Can be from an allergy, spychological or rarely from a systemic disorder. If persists see your physician. ...Read more

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Itchy red rash on the back of neck, feels a bit painful and skin stretching, some clear and red pimple-like bumps. Mostly round quarter size patches?

Itchy red rash on the back of neck, feels a bit painful and skin stretching, some clear and red pimple-like bumps. Mostly round quarter size patches?

Eczema vs infection: This rash could be a dry skin patch like eczema that is now becoming a superficial skin infection. It is important that this be evaluated by a physician to determine the correct treatment. Eczema can be treated with topical steroids and moisturizers while an infection requires antibiotics. ...Read more

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Little cut on leg red rash around it little puss with little puss filled bumps around it?

Little cut on leg red rash around it little puss with little puss filled bumps around it?

Using neosporin?: If you are using neosporin on your cut, you are likely having some allergic reaction to the neosporin--a very commom, yet overlooked condition. I would stop that, keep the skn/wpund dry with a little rubbing alcohol 3-4x/day for a few days and you should be good. If not better, call your doc. Good luck. ...Read more

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I have tiny red bumps on my skin that itches. Help?

I have tiny red bumps on my skin that itches. Help?

Send us a picture: You can upload a picture of the rash at www.imgur.com the picture will be tagged with its own URL website You can resubmit the question to us again with the URL address listed and we will be able to view it. This is all done anonymously. ...Read more

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Does dry skin cause very tiny red dots, rash like on skin?

Does dry skin cause very tiny red dots, rash like on skin?

Well : Not usually. To diagnose a rash need to see it or take pictures try HealthTap for Doctors for diagnosis and treatment ...Read more

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Small itchy red bump on chest?

Small itchy red bump on chest?

Need for evaluation: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without examining you. What is the size, distribution, state of surrounding skin, vesicle formation, any systemic disorders? If the rash does not subside in a couple of days, it would be prudent to consult your doctor. ...Read more

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Little not visible little itchy bumps covering entire lip and corners of mouth? Also little clear bumps on gums.

Little not visible little itchy bumps covering entire lip and corners of mouth? Also little clear bumps on gums.

Little bumps?: The bumps inside your mouth may or may not be related to the itchy bumps on your lips. The little bumps may be small salivary glands. Itching may be an allergic reaction or a host of other medical issues. If it does not resolve within a day or two, gets worse, or you want to find out what it is & whether or not it requires treatment, see you PCP, Dermatologist, Allergist or dentist. ...Read more

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I recently noticed a small, hard bump under my skin. What could this be?

Many possibilities: A lump under the skin could be as a result of different reasons of which could include an ingrown hair, lipoma, ganglion, abscess, or an inflamed lymph node. Have it evaluated by your physician to get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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I have a small, hard bump on the left side of my head that hurts when touched. What could it be?

I have a small, hard bump on the left side of my head that hurts when touched. What could it be?

See PCP.: It could be an infected sebaceous gland. Have your pcp take a look and if needed get a biopsy. It doesn't sound like anything serious, but it would make you feel better to have it checked. ...Read more

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I have had a small pea size hard bump on the back of my head for years now all of a sudden it hurts to touch?

I have had a small pea size hard bump on the back of my head for years now all of a sudden it hurts to touch?

Sebaceous cyst?: As per the previous answers both sebaceous cysts and lipomas are common and can become inflamed/painful but impossible to give a definite answer without examination. Your doctor if not sure after examination may need to refer you for scans to clarify. ...Read more

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I have a small hard bump on my head that is really painful , I didn't hit my head it has been there for a while but now it hurts a lot. ?

Cystic lesion: Most likely an infected cystic lesion like a sebaceous cyst or could be an ingrown hair follicle - unlikely to be a malignant lesion but it would be wise to have it examined and probably removed. ...Read more

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I have a small hard bump on the skin of my Testical skin It hurts when i touch it or squeezed. I put a light under skin and its doesnt look like fluid?

I have a small hard bump on the skin of my Testical skin It hurts when i touch it or squeezed. I put a light under skin and its doesnt look like fluid?

See below : Most common cause of a lump within the scrotal skin is a sebaceous (aka epidermal) cyst. Caused by plugging of the sebaceous glands. Leads to a smooth, round, firm, off-white in color lump. Usually painless unless irritated or infected which commonly occurs when one tries to squeeze and "pop" it. Avoid this as it is not like a "pimple." Treatment: if large or bothersome, surgical excision. ...Read more

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Hit my head very hard on friday and today there is still a little painful bump in that area is it dangerous?

Hit my head very hard on friday and today there is still a little painful bump in that area is it dangerous?

Probably not : Concussions can result from what can seem like a mild impact to the head, even if there are no symptoms immediately. Head injury followed by any headaches, nausea, vomiting, dizziness, or other neurologic symptoms needs immediate attention but longer term less dramatic symptoms such as trouble with mood, concentration, sleep can also be the result even with a normal ct or mri. ...Read more

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There is a small, round, light green/blue, hard bump under my skin about 3mm in diameter on my abdomen. Should i be worried?

Blue Bumps: There are a number skin conditions that cause lumps and bumps to appear on the surface or just below the skin. Some of the most common ones include the following: skin cysts cherry angioma dermatofibromas epidermoid cysts folliculitis keratosis pilaris lipomas neurofibromas venous lake. ...Read more

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I have a small hard bump under the skin it only hurts slightly if you press on it it's slightly red but doesn't stand out what could this be?

Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. It would be prudent to see your doctor. ...Read more

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I have a small hard bump on the top of my head it hasn't got any bigger it doesn't hurt when i touch it's very hard as if it's apart of my skull what

Head: You are likely describing what is called an osteoma, an extra growth of bone that can be firm and raised - lack of pain is key as those that are painful or those that are rapidly growing need to be examined further. ...Read more

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I have a small hard bump in the middle of my head it feels like is part of my skull but I never felt that before and it doesnt hurt what could it be?

I have a small hard bump in the middle of my head it feels like is part of my skull but I never felt that before and it doesnt hurt what could it be?

Skin condition: Very hard to say and you did not mention where it is located. If at the back of the head - base of the head at the neck - it may be a lymph node. If it gets larger or more painful, see a physician. ...Read more

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I'm noticing some hard bumps on my skin on different areas, they have some little tiny water bumps on top of them. Do u ave any idea what it might be? Ty

I'm noticing some hard bumps on my skin on different areas, they have some little tiny water bumps on top of them. Do u ave any idea what it might be? Ty

Rash?: Rash questions are exceedingly difficult to manage on trhis forum. We are not doing you any favors by trying to guess these things without beeing able to see them. See your doctor. He/she is in a much better position to treat you appropriately. ...Read more

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I.Had a boil under my armpitt ..And it went down and its hard .Underneath my skin like a small little bump .Do boils, do that ?

I.Had a boil under my armpitt ..And it went down and its hard .Underneath my skin like a small little bump .Do boils, do that ?

Granulation Tissue: Granulation tissue is composed of tissue matrix supporting a variety of cell types, most of which can be associated with one of the following functions: formation of extracellular matrix, operation of the immune system, or vascularisation. An excess of granulation tissue (caro luxurians) is informally referred to as "proud flesh.". ...Read more

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