Rated 4.9/5 based on 9 votes

Top
10
Doctor insights on: Hard Lump Inside Nostril

Share
Dr. Tony Willson
Board Certified, Family Medicine
11 years in practice
1M people helped
1
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
Board Certified
24 years in practice
49M people helped
Get help from a real doctor now
Continue

Nostril (Definition)

Also called naris, is one of the 2 ...Read more


Dr. Michael Sparacino
Board Certified, Family Medicine
31 years in practice
143M people helped
2

2
I have a small white hard lump in my right nostril ?

I have a small white hard lump in my right nostril ?

See your doctor: This problem mandates a real-time (face-to-face) meeting with a doctor. A history has to be taken along with a examination as well as labs and other tests. Only after all this will your doctor be in a position to tell you what's wrong and what needs to be done to help you. ...Read more

Get help from a doctor now ›
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
Board Certified
24 years in practice
49M people helped
Get help from a real doctor now
Continue
Dr. Louis Gallia
Board Certified, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
39 years in practice
7M people helped
3
Dr. Merry Jennifer Markham
Board Certified, Hematology and Oncology
14 years in practice
65K people helped
4

4
I have a hard lump growth on one nostril, could it be cancer?

I have a hard lump growth on one nostril, could it be cancer?

It would be unlikely: Because of your age alone, it would be unlikely. However, you should see your physician to have it checked out. ...Read more

Get help from a doctor now ›
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
Board Certified
24 years in practice
49M people helped
Get help from a specialist now
Continue
Dr. Vicken Poochikian
Board Certified, Internal Medicine
36 years in practice
2M people helped
5

5
I have a hard very sore lump in my right nostril, what could it be?

May be a Polyp: Need to see an ENT specialist to examine. It may be a benign polyp or some other mass. It's hard to say without being seen and examined- evaluated. ...Read more

Get help from a doctor now ›
Dr. Martin Raff
Board Certified, Infectious Disease
50 years in practice
103M people helped
6

6
There is a hard lump up my left nostril. Was wondering what it could beans if this is the cause to my constant sinusitis and headache.

There is a hard lump up my left nostril. Was wondering what it could beans if this is the cause to my constant sinusitis and headache.

Nasal obstruction: This needs to be looked at by an ENT doctor. You may have a pseudocyst, foreign body, tumor, or other form of partial obstruction to sinus drainage. That will, if present, cause sinusitis and headache. Go and get seen . Best wishes. ...Read more

Get help from a doctor now ›
Dr. Ronald Krauser
Board Certified, Rheumatology
46 years in practice
65M people helped
7
Dr. Suzanne Galli
Board Certified, Facial Plastic Surgery
18 years in practice
3M people helped
8

8
Lump inside nostril, scabs inside of nostril, painful, what could this be?

Scabs in nostril: It could be a localized infection like folliculitis around a hair follicle. A little antibacterial ointment for a few days may help resolve it. If it persists have your nose evaluated. ...Read more

Get help from a doctor now ›
Dr. Daniel Calloway
Board Certified, Plastic Surgery
30 years in practice
92K people helped
9

9
The inside of my nostril is swollen, it hurts to touch . What is this and what causes it ? feels like a huge lump inside .

Infection: The most likely cause is a pimple-like infection. Often occurs inside the nostril and usually affects a hair follicle. The infection is usually self-limited and will resolve without intervention. However, more significant infections may require antibiotics to eradicate. If you have any concern that the condition is worsening, seek medical advice from a local physician. ...Read more

Get help from a doctor now ›
Dr. Minas Constantinides
Board Certified, Plastic Surgery
28 years in practice
123K people helped
10

10
Small solid white lump 1cm up inside nostril on skin. First noticed after rhinoplasty 10 years ago! What could it be?

Small solid white lump 1cm up inside nostril on skin. First noticed after rhinoplasty 10 years ago! What could it be?

Rhinoplasty Lump: You should consult with your rhinoplasty surgeon. Lumps after surgery can be from scar tissue, permanent sutures, cartilage grafts or just the new shape of your tip cartilage. If the lump is painless and not growing, then it is likely benign. However, any new lumps in the nose must be evaluated to insure it is nothing dangerous. The best person to do this is your rhinoplasty surgeon. ...Read more

Get help from a doctor now ›

Get more personalized answers directly from real doctors!

Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Dennis Higginbotham
Board Certified,
24 years in practice
49M people helped
Continue
72,000 doctors available
Find us on Facebook