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Hard Painful Bump On Finger
Bumps on my finger that itched at first now turned hard and painful (sore) and is dry and peeling, happens frequently comes and goes?
Possible pomphylox: Small blisters that form along the edges of the fingers or palm (or on the feet) that start as burning bumps, then heal by either rupturing or hardening off are also called dyshidrosis. They are self limited but recur with stress and with irritation of the skin on the hands or feet. Steroid cream may help them heal faster. ...Read more
It's started only 3 months ago but joints in fingers/toes are so painful, and have hard bumps and hard cartlidge, gets worse daily? What is it
What would cause hard small bumps to form near or on the joints of my fingers on the palm side of my hand? They form quickly and are painful.
I have a few tiny bumps on the side of my index finger, near the tip. Like non itchy poison ivy. Not red or painful, hard to even see. What are they?
I've got a hard bump on the side of my finger that I suddenly felt when writing. Do you know what this could mean?
Sorry to hear that you have been worried. Based on your description, it sound like it is nothing to worry about. If it is a pressure point where you normally grip the pencil or pen, it is probably just a callus. Rest on that area or loosening your grip on the pencil will help it disappear. It will likely be there for at least a few weeks, even with rest. Hope this helps. ...Read more
When it is hot outside I get these bumps on my fingers that are very painful, I am not sure what they are? They range in size but can get pretty big.
Hidradenitis: Is a possibility. See your doctor for definitive diagnosis ...Read more
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
I have a cluster of small bumps on the side of my finger. They don't itch but can be painful when I press them. Any idea what they are?
? Dyshydrotic eczema: The bumps could be related to eczema. If they continue or spread you should see your doctor for an evaluation ...Read more
I have cut my finger by accident (I hadn't realized until I felt minor pain) and now I have a small white-ish bump near the cut that is a bit painful?
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
I have a few bumps (5-10 combined) on my fingers (pointer and middle) they are hard but yet soft, don't hurt or itch not red or scales barely noticeab?
Bumps on fingers: Hello ~ its difficult to say because with skin things you really need to see them, but it sounds like you may have some flat warts of the fingers. Use gloves if you need to touch your genitalia. You should go see your MD to confirm. Thanks ...Read more
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
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
I dropped a book on my finger on accident then saw a small bump on my pinkie. Its hard and slightly hurts when I put pressure on it. What is it?
Pinkie sore: 9F fr Nv: dropped book on pinkie and now have bump. What is it? ANS: my guess it is a book bump and will go away. Consult with me in 2 days if not better, ...Read more
I have a small white bump on my finger. It's sometimes painful when touched but I have clipped it away and it comes back. What could it be? I have pic
Wart?: Send the picture if you can. This msy be a wart or a callous. A picture would be very helpful! ...Read more
I cut my little finger about a month ago, and now it has a painful bump on the place I cut it which was in the crease in the middle. What could cause?
What can cause a bump on my index finger. I can squish it like there is some kind of fluid in it. I can make it flat. If I leave it alone it gets hard and sticks up. What is it? What can I do about it? I tried to open it up but it didn't help so I let
This: This is difficult to tell without a clinical examination so I would recommend you see a dermatologist. Possibilities include a digital mucous cyst, a mole, a cyst, or many other possibilities. Read more about cysts at the link below. I hope that helps a little. ...Read more
Which joint?: Depends on which joint it is. This could be anything from a small benign cyst to a bony exostosis or bone growth. If it is tender or is growing, I would recommend evaluation by a health care professional. ...Read more
Possibly infection: Swollen? Warm? Discharge? Red streaking? May need to have it medically checked. Take care. ...Read more
Small slightly painful red bumps on my finger tips that come and go, what are they and how can I treat them?
See derm: See dermatologist to find out.Get a more detailed answer ›
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
I have tiny red bumps that have appeared between my fingers. They itch and are painful to touch. What could it be? Thx!
Dyshydrosis: This sounds like dyshydrotic eczema. It can be treated with a high potency steroid cream or ointment. It can also be treated with topical lanolin cream. Be sure to keep your hands thoroughly dry after getting them wet. ...Read more
I'm 16 and I have a small bump under the skin in my pinky finger and it doesn't move and is hard I've had it for a few months?
Wart?: Without a picture to look at or being able to see it and feel it in person it is difficult to say exactly what this is. Commonly it could be a wart. Rarely could be something called a synovial cyst or tendon sheath cyst. Best to see your doctor for evaluation. Hope this was helpful. Best of luck. Dr. R ...Read more
On my index finger I keep getting these bumps that is inside the finger which becomes very swollen and painful. Just the tip of the finger?
I felt my pinky finger suddenly getting numb now I have alittle bump on it. The bump feels kinda numb and hard when I touch it. What is that?
Sometimes with my finger I feel a small bump on my cervix. It isn't painful or cause discomfort. Should I worry? What should my cervix feel like?
No: But if it change in size or start to be painful u can see u physician for evaluation. ...Read more
I have tiny red bumps on the bottom of and in between my fingers. They are painful to touch. 4 of them. Just flared up today. What could it be? Thx!
TINY BUMPS FINGERS: Could be the beginning of shingles or cold sores. Do they itch? See a dermatologist. ...Read more