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Itchy Hard Red Lump Bum
I have red lumps on my buttocks and a few high up my thighs, they're not Itchy and they're not painful and are quite small. There are about 10.?
Can't diagnose with: Available info - but a dermatologist likely could. Take care. ...Read more
Red itchy bum crack. Looks like red ring or red oval lines w distinct borders. Purple redish colour. Flat not raised. No lumps, bumps or sores.
I often get a red bump on my left buttock. Always near the same spot. It's hard and very itchy. Could it be something in my blood?
Recurrent skin bump: Any thing in your blood would be more generalized and occur over a larger surface. This recurrent bump may be an inclusion cyst or ingrown hair or blocked pore. If it is tender, or fluctuant it may need to be drained or surgically removed. I recommend seeing a dermatologist when the bump is present. ...Read more
Contact biopsy MD: Please contact your breast biopsy MD who can examine the area and determine if here is an infection, hematoma, or part of the original biopsied lump, ...Read more
See a dermatologist: It is difficult to make a proper diagnosis since I am not there to see the condition. I recommend seeing a dermatologist so that they can make a proper diagnosis and give you something to get rid of the condition or relieve symptoms. ...Read more
I have a hard itchy lump on the inside of my ankle. It's been there for a few years. It's slightly red, what could it be?
Cyst: It sounds to me like it maybe is a Cyst that is irritated by shoes or boots. See your PCP for an examination or a Dermatologist for complete diagnosis. ...Read more
I have just a large red lump on my leg, hard to the touch and very itchy, and very large. Swollen and red. Should I be alarmed?
Have it seen: It is difficult to diagnose issues with the skin without having them seen by a physician. As a "very large, swollen, red lump" is not normal on the leg it would be a good idea to have a physician look at it. The fact that the area itches would make me suspicious of possibly it starting out as an insect bite; however, a secondary infection requiring antibiotics is certainly possible. ...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 a red, symmetrical lump on my hand which I thought was originally was a burn. It's itchy and it has remained the same for a month?
I have been getting hard lumps under skin on legs that are red/scarred and itchy and painful they indent when pressed and worsen in. Heat or sunlight?
Hard lumps: Since the lumps are bilateral one has to consider the possibility of erythema nodosom. This a rash that can appear s a result of many illnesses such as strep, tb, sarcoidosis, but basically the cause is unknown. If you are in pain you can take ibuprofen. Warm bathes can also ease the pain. The important thing is to see your doctor to see if he can establish a cause. ...Read more
I have two red painful and itchy lumps at the side of my right foot just near the heel at first I thought it was just hard skin
There's a hard small lump in the upper inside part of navel that is painful when pressed or under pressure but not red/itchy. Cyst or hernia?
My friend has a lump on his eye lid I don't believe its a stye because its not red or itchy or anything. Just a hard lump. What could it be?
I have had a hair dye reaction my head has lumps on it, glands are raised and hard, Ears are weeping and red itchy skin any suggestions to help?
White lump on foot and it hurts to walk hard itchy turns red when scratched red dot getting bigger over time on white stuff on heel of right foot help?
Show problem to Mom.: She will either know what this is and take care of it, or will take you to a doctor to help. ...Read more
I have red lumps in my front genital area and it's very itchy what could it be? No mucus or discharge. Not razor burn either. Been a month.
Dime sized hard, red, itchy, painful lump on left breast next to nipple. Has drained some pus and bloody/pus. Cancerous, abscess or something else?
Hi I have wart like lumps on my labia which are itchy but also I hav redness to. I bleed between menstral periods and hav discharge to wat could this b?
Go to the gyno: Those sound like symptoms of an STD You can go to you gyno or health care center to get evaluation and treatment. ...Read more
Do I have herpes, I have a weird rash down there, around buttocks, itchy anus, red testicles, the bumps are hard to touch, no sore, blisters or ulcers?
Please get an exam: By your doc. It could be a pilonoidal cyst, the kind that grows at the base of the spine. You don't want the area to get infected weather it is or not. Peace and good health. ...Read more
Folliculitis: The most common cause in men your age is folliculitis or inflammation of the hair follicle root. This is commonly called an in-grown hair. It could also be a subaceous cyst. See a doctor if it gets worse. In the mean time try not to irritate it. I recommend warm compresses. Get a new razor or avoid shaving. ...Read more
I have itchy little red lumps behind my knees and on my shins. I don't shave because I'm scared it'll make it worse. Help?
See derm: See your dermatologist to find out if this is eczema or something else. It can be treated. ...Read more
I have a dime sized spider bite. Red lump white center. It is itchy but not painful. How should I care for it? When should I worry?
See below: Wound care with cleaning with soap and water is sufficient to treat now but watch for redness, increased swelling, warmth, and pain or oozing purulent (pus-like), red streaking away from the area or necrosis (black dead tissue) developing in the center of the wound and spreading out circumferentially, then seek immediate medical care. ...Read more
I have some tiny red, almost scabbed dots only on my left toes. Under the dots they have like itchy little lumps. I've had it for a week now. Help!
I have red bumbs on my vagina after shaving there itchy and have turned into massive lumps Its been 2 weeks and I haven't shaved since. What are they?
Why do I get very random large lumps that are red and itchy that spread all over my arm then go away?
Folliculitis: Your body/ immune system is healthy enough to get rid of it. Watch for the exposure source.........Linen, soap/clothing/lotion/ indoor animal/ indoor plants. Take some vitamin- a, c supplement. ...Read more
Itchy red lumps/patches at ankles, quite large, one about size of a 10p piece, just back from a holiday, developed after coming home, what is this?
? Contact dermatitis: Allergic contact dermatitis, poison ivy /oak can be the case, if you walked without socks wearing slippers or sandals in a garden or a park, it takes time to develop, you can try OTC hydrocortisone cream twice a day till it resolves, if no improvement in a day or so, see your doctor ...Read more
I have small black itchy lumps in my buttocks. And its been there for months already. When it dries up, it is flaking and itches a lot more. What is it?
Bumps: Could be due to a variety of reasons. You need to see your doctor. ...Read more
Infection: Or allergic reaction, if red hot swollen use warm wet compresses, x 10 min about 4x/day till comes to a white head and scrub open to release pus, if this is not it or just reaction to something, use topical hydrocortisone cream, if it is little vessicals on a red base it could be herpes, get it cultured at a doctors office to be sure. ...Read more