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Have some hard bumps under skin?

Have some hard bumps under skin?

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 do I do about hard bumps under skin?

What do I do about hard bumps under skin?

Examination: An exam and possible biopsy will determine what these are and if the bumps need to be removed. These could be cysts or fatty tu ors or other lesions that can only be definitively be diagnosed by biopsy. ...Read more

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Why am i getting sudden hard bumps on my head?

Why am i getting sudden hard bumps on my head?

Don't know: There are a # of possible causes. The best way to get an accurate diagnosis would be dermatological evaluation. ...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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What should I do if my baby falls down and bumps his head so hard it bleeds?

What should I do if my baby falls down and bumps his head so hard it bleeds?

Go to the ER: Please take the baby to the er to be evaluated. The cut may need to be sutured and the baby should be examined to look for a more serious head injury. ...Read more

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There is a hard bump on the side of my head and i can push it around. Is this normal?

There is a hard bump on the side of my head and i can push it around. Is this normal?

See your doctor: This problem can only be solved by seeing your doctor and being evaluated face-to-face. After a thorough examination, your doctor should be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...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?

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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My husband has a squishy bump that is somewhat firm in the center on the back left side of his head. What could it be?

Get it seen: I'm betting on a lipoma or an epidermoid includion ("sebaceous") cyst. You'll probably want to go in together and get it seen; if the clinical diagnosis is benign, and you are asked to decide whether to have it excised, it's a decision to make as a couple. ...Read more

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I have this very hard but not painful bump on my head that i found last year and it has grown since. It feels like a marble under my skin?

I have this very hard but not painful bump on my head that i found last year and it has grown since. It feels like a marble under my skin?

Several: Sebaceous cyst-like a big zit that does not empty. Have someone look art it.Usually has a small puncta- orifice that may drain. If no puncta may be fibroma or neurofibromas or lipoma. There are a lot of other possibles, but at your age these are more common. See pcp. ...Read more

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I have a sudden painful bump on the right side of my head. Its a few inches above the base of my head. Its hard and painful to touch.What could it be?

I have a sudden painful bump on the right side of my head. Its a few inches above the base of my head. Its hard and painful to touch.What could it be?

Tender scalp bump: Greatest likelihood is some sort of infectious process, such as a pimple or cellulitis, but there are other possibilities. See your doctor for a hands-on exam so the problem can be diagnosed accurately and treated properly. ...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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How did I get hard bumps under skin on ankles?

Skin lumps: There are a number skin conditions that cause lumps and bumps to appear on the surface of the skin or just below the skin. The most common ones includes the following: skin cysts, cherry angioma, epidermoid cysts, folliculitis, keratosis pilaris, lipomas, neurofibromas, dermatofibromas. ...Read more

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What would cause hard bumps under skin on ankles?

What would cause hard bumps under skin on ankles?

Skin lumps: There are a number skin conditions that cause lumps and bumps to appear on the surface of the skin or just below the skin. The most common ones includes the following: skin cysts, cherry angioma, epidermoid cysts, folliculitis, keratosis pilaris, lipomas, neurofibromas, dermatofibromas. ...Read more

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What causes hard bumps under skin by my bikini line?

What causes hard bumps under skin by my bikini line?

Ingrown Hairs: Depending on how you remove hair at the bikini line, you may be getting ingrown hairs and eventually "cysts". Waxing and shaving are the most common causes of this problem. If you have only one or two bumps, they are likely cysts. However, some of your lymph nodes reside in this area and so seeing a doctor would be smart to be make sure its a cyst and not a swollen lymph node or two. ...Read more

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What are hard bumps that pop up on skin and itch called?

What are hard bumps that pop up on skin and itch called?

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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My 1 year old has hard bumps under her skin...They keep us up at night! what can I do?

My 1 year old has hard bumps under her skin...They keep us up at night! what can I do?

See your doctor: The best answer is to have her seen. Clearly the bums bother you a lot...Do they bother her? Anything that causes one to lose sleep should be seen and evaluated. ...Read more

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My wife got hit in temple. Not too hard. Had weird bumps on head like someone hit her, any answers please?

My wife got hit in temple. Not too hard. Had weird bumps on head like someone hit her, any answers please?

Temple trauma: The temple is a sensitive area go to ER to be evaluated. Could be falls, hitting objects, .Go to ER as soon as possible ...Read more