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Hard, Red Spot On The Leg
I had 1 lump in the crease between my leg and pelvic area and now its 2. They are hard and dont move, also no red spot or anything its under the skin.
Needs to be seen: The presence of lumps is not normal, need to be evaluated by your physician. ...Read more
Believe i have a infected ingrown hair on leg. Hig red spot big bump with yellow pus coming out. So sore and hard and tight. What can i do to heal it?
Abscess?: It sounds like you have an abscess that may require drainage, and maybe an antibiotic if quite large, surrounding redness, or fever. There are no reliable home remedies or over-the-counter treatmetns. See a doctor ASAP, and in the meantime do not squeeze or probe it or attempt any treatment yourself. ...Read more
I was camping & got a red spot on my leg. It's painful, has swelling, itching redness and a lump under the skin. How can I know what it is?
Bug bite: You probably got bitten by a bug of some sort - impossible to tell what sort without seeing it in person. Could also be a small staph infection, or a bite that has become infected. Apply warm soaks 2-3 times/day, but if it doesn't resolve in a few days see your doctor or a dermatologist. ...Read more
Below: Spots, rashes and bumps need a visual exam to make an accurate DX Unable to give answer in this format. ...Read more