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How To Get Rid Of Gristle Lumps
Varies: This may be an inflammatory condition like athlete's foot, or what we can piezogenic pedal papules - lumps around the heel area from pressure. Fat lumps herniate from the network of tissue keeping the fat pad in place and can be the cause. Firm heel cups can often be the only treatment needed. See a podiatrist to make sure it's not any kind of tumor as well. ...Read more
What are the red lumps that randomly appear on the tip/side of my toung. And how do I get rid of them?
Probably taste bus: Your description is not great. Lumps on the side of the tongue can be taste buds or can be marks from the indentation caused by your teeth due to clenching and grinding your teeth. ...Read more
I've got loads of little lumps all over my body, known as lipomas, is there any way to get rid of them without surgery?
What to do if I have loads of little lumps all over my body, known as lipomas, any way to get rid of them without surgery?
The doctor said I shouldn't worry but I've had small, painless but ticklish lumps in and around my anus for 4 months now. How can I get rid of them?
Need a picture: A picture would help a lot - but without this there are a few possibilities. Hemorrhoids are a common problem though these are often painful. Warts can be problem in this are and should be treated so they don't spread. Skin tags are another cause of lumps in the anus. Abscesses also cause lumps in this area but these are usually painful. Have your doctor take a look. ...Read more
I have bumps and lumps all over my vuvla. I have shaved before and when I did, my vulva was lumpy and bumpy instead of smooth. How do I get rid of it?
Stop shaving?: Sounds like you might have some mild irritation of the hair follicles which was probably induced by shaving. Leave it alone and it will likely cure itself. ...Read more
Unlikely: It is extremely unlikely that dietary changes alone can cure your disease. I would follow your oncologists' recommendations first and foremost and discuss your ideas/questions about diet with them. ...Read more
Its been 2 years n change now that I have lumps in my both breast....i don't knw how to get rid of it...plz help?
Breast lump: While breast cancer at your age is rare, it is not impossible. See a doctor ASAP and have the lump further evaluated. ...Read more
I have hard, itchy, scaly, lumps covering my right shoulder, it's making me extremely self conscious, what can I do to get rid of it?
See your doctor: Your doctor needs to examine you and run some tests to see what's going on. ...Read more
There are a 7 small raised bumps on my lower back. They are itchy and firm but not red. What are these lumps and how can I get rid of them?
Hives?: Probably you eat something that you are allergic to. Over the counter antihistaminics can help. ...Read more
I have hard lumps behind my nipple from squeezing them, and rubbing them because I had inverted nipples? What can I do to get rid of it? 14 male
Need medical check: The chances are the hard lump behind the nipple (s) in a 14 years old male is secondary to puberty. This usually will subside in 1-3 years. However having inverted nipple causes more concern. It would be best to have your parents take you to your pediatrician to be checked. If needed he or she may make a referral to a breast specialist. ...Read more
Getting hard lumps on inner vaginal lips. What can l do to prevent them and how can l get rid of them faster. I squeeze, pus coes out then gets better
"lumps"/vag lips: The vaginal lips have mucus secreting areas, and when blocked, can become painful or even infected. There is no "sure" way to prevent this, but warm/hot baths, and regular hygienic measures will assist. See your gyn provider for an exam and advice. ...Read more
My daughter had her ears pierced now she has lumps behind her ear scarr tissue how do I get rid of it?
Have her seen: The lumps could be simple scar tissue, granulation tissue, or excessive scar tissue called a keloid. Before it is treated, you need to know for certain what she has. ...Read more
I am getting big blister like lumps on my face from skiing and getting sunburnt. How can I get rid of these non-painful bumps?
Time: Local hygiene. Apply some aloe-vera cream.Get a more detailed answer ›
Hi I've had these lumps on my buttocks and arms and they look like boils but no pus but its really itchy how do I get rid of them?
I have little lumps around my genital area a bit like pimples what is it really and what can I do to help get rid of them im male too?
Tough to say: Rashes and generally skin conditions such as "pimple like bumps" can not be diagnosed over the computer and a Clinical examination really needs to take place to properly diagnose you. There are too many possible things they could be, so see the Doc and get a good Exam to get the proper diagnoses so the right Treatment can start, best wishes. ...Read more
I'm on Adderall (dextroamphetamine and racemic amphetamine) ciprilex and risperidone. I have hard lumps under nipples and they have been there for a long time. What r they? Can I get rid of it?
Breast Disease: Anyone can develop lumps due to fibrocystic breast disease, a common inflammatory reaction of the tissue linked to nutritional, hormonal, genetic traits. When on medications which increase levels of prolactin (risperidone) you may have higher risk of develop fbd or even mastitis, or other breast disease. I recommend you to see your obgyn asap and get a prolactin level as well. ...Read more
I get lumps where my thighs meet my vagina, I've been tested for sti/stds. They are sore to touch, what are they and how can I get rid of them?
Cysts: It sounds like you are getting cysts. It is a common place for cysts to arise. Here are some tips to try and minimize them. Don't shave in that area. Was the area daily with non soap skin cleanser. Minimize friction by wearing loose underwear that does not bind and rub on the area. Keep the area cool and dry as possible. ...Read more
I have yellow lumps at back of my throat, I have no tonsils and get tonsillitis, I can't get rid of my cough I have had these for 6 months now?
There's a lump developed on my back since 2 years. It doesn't pain but now its increasing in size. How to get rid of this tissue lump?
See a surgeon: It's best to see a doctor to determine what the lump is. Maybe it's a non-cancerous lipoma. Whatever it is, a surgeon can remove it. ...Read more
Different options: The leg has a lot of things in it both in the skin and below it. Sweat glands, hair follicles and skin cysts as well as lymph nodes, fatty tissue, tendons and other things. Is the lump growing, inflamed, painful, painless, draining, recurrent or constant, moveable or fixed...? Each of these (and many more) will provide your doc the answers as to what it is and what needs to be done. ...Read more
Chalazion: A chalazion is a small bump in the eyelid caused by a blockage of the inner eyelid oil gland. It is caused by a blocked duct in one of the meibomian glands. These glands are located in the eyelid (oil gland) directly behind the eyelashes that produce a thin, oily fluid that lubricates the eye. If it bothers you, and ophthalmologist can remove it with surgery. ...Read more
I have a hard lump on my exterior anus how do I get rid of this? It doesn't hurt or affect me in anyway.
Get it checked.: A lump can be caused by many things, major and minor. There is no way to tell you any treatment till we know what caused it. See a doctor. ...Read more
There is a hard lump at the back of my head. Is it a matter of worry? Is there any way I can get rid of it with little or no medicines?
Skin lump: It should be shown to a doc. It could be anything. ...Read more
I got my 18 year old shot yesterday and about an inch under where I got it, there is a hard lump that hurts. Why!? And how do I get rid of it?
Muscle spasm: The vaccines are injected into muscle to get the most consistent dispersal over time, and sometimes the muscle will tighten up in the areas involved. It will relax within 48 to 72 hours in most cases. You can sometimes speed the process with a heating pad on a low setting. ...Read more