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What do I do for little pus bumps on my forearms? I have these little bumps on my skin that have occurred within the last few days. It started with only a few bumps that had pus in them, and I would push it out. Then more came next to the old bumps. Almos

What do I do for little pus bumps on my forearms? I have these little bumps on my skin that have occurred within the last few days. It started with only a few bumps that had pus in them, and I would push it out. Then more came next to the old bumps. Almos

This: This sounds like folliculitis. You can get this from contaminated water such as a hot tub. Use anti-bacterial soap and try to think of any exposures you have had. You need to be medically evaluated as they have been persistent. If you get redness, red streaks, discharge, feel "flu like", or have a fever then you need to be evaluated immediately as an emergency. ...Read more

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I have little red bumps scattered on my forearm they really itch or irritate until I get out the shower What could this be?

I have little red bumps scattered on my forearm they really itch or irritate until I get out the shower What could this be?

Several things: Unfortunately with skin issues we really have to see and feel them in order to be able to help you. The list of what these might be is pretty long. I am sorry but best to see your doctor for evaluation. ...Read more

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Small white bumps on forearm, what is this?

Not sure.: There are a # of possible causes. The best way to get an accurate diagnosis would be dermatological evaluation. ...Read more

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Hard bump on forearm? It's hard and if I pick at it possibly small amount of blood will come out it's dark around the edges and pink in the center.

Hard bump on forearm? It's hard and if I pick at it possibly small amount of blood will come out it's dark around the edges and pink in the center.

Bump: It is very difficult to know what this represents since I can't see it. If it has been there for any length os time I would go see your physician. ...Read more

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I broke my forearm 5 weeks ago. It is in a removable cast. Why is there a small bump at the site?

I broke my forearm 5 weeks ago. It is in a removable cast. Why is there a small bump at the site?

Bone callous: The bump may be some soft tissue that is healing, such as a bruise. A bump on the bone maybbea chip or the edges of the fracture you are feeling. The bone aso creates more bone called a callous to heal the fracture site. ...Read more

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I noticed a very small are on my forearm has little small red bump that don't itch but I don't know where it came from?

I noticed a very small are on my forearm has little small red bump that don't itch but I don't know where it came from?

It really: Needs to be seen to be diagnosed. But if it's not bothering you you could just watch it and see cause maybe it will just go away ...Read more

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I have a small bump on my left forearm. It's only 1/4" long and it's barely noticeable. There is only discomfort when I use my arm.

I have a small bump on my left forearm. It's only 1/4" long and it's barely noticeable. There is only discomfort when I use my arm.

Need more info: There are several possibilities. I feel it is important to make an appointment with your family physician and let him/her examine you and make a diagnosis. ...Read more

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I have a flesh colored rash on my forearms. It appears as small goose bump like spots and spreads as I scratch them and disappears after about an hour?

I have a flesh colored rash on my forearms. It appears as small goose bump like spots and spreads as I scratch them and disappears after about an hour?

Urticaria: Looks like urticaria. Could have been handling something with your hands of late exposing your forearms to same. Think about stuff that could possibly be different lately. Usually would respond to avoiding exposure and oral antihistamines like benadryl (diphenhydramine). See a dermatologist if worse ...Read more

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I have a bump on the forearm of my left arm with looks like a inflated piece of skin (small)?

I have a bump on the forearm of my left arm with looks like a inflated piece of skin (small)?

Skin lesion: This lesion needs to be visualized & a history needs to be obtained in order to make an accurate diagnosis. ...Read more

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Hi. I have a single small red non painful and non itchy bump on my forearm and it have lasted for 2 weeks.

Red bump in forearm: I need more information. For how long you had it?, does id become white to compression?
has it grown during the last 6-12 months?
Does it bleed to trauma? . There are about 31 causes such as: hemangioma, keratosis pilaris dermatofibromas, cherry angioma, mosquito bites, etc.
Laser therapy will get rid of the lesion. First must be inspected by a dermatologist ...Read more

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I noticed a small bump on my forearm that has increased in size throughout the month it doesn't itch and doesn't hurt. Possible ringworm?

I noticed a small bump on my forearm that has increased in size throughout the month it doesn't itch and doesn't hurt. Possible ringworm?

Skin Lesion: Without seeing the skin lesion, it is impossible to make a diagnosis. See your local dermatologist for a diagnosis. ...Read more

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I had a lot of small bumps-which turned into a cluster of lumps-on my forearm & side of elbow. 2 wks prior I had an IV in this arm and swelled after?

I had a lot of small bumps-which turned into a cluster of lumps-on my forearm & side of elbow. 2 wks prior I had an IV in this arm and swelled after?

Related?: Not exactly sure what you are describing but if they are close to the IV site it could be a superficial phlebitis but could also be an infection. Could be a reaction to what was given to you thru the IV but 2 weeks later much less likely. Best to let your doctor sort it out. ...Read more

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Have had a rash that does NOT itch unless it's scratched and small, hard bumps around it, located at the back of the forearm, just below the elbow.?

Have had a rash that does NOT itch unless it's scratched and small, hard bumps around it, located at the back of the forearm, just below the elbow.?

A picture is worth a: Thousand words. I highly recommend you have your doctor or dermatologist look at it. A fixed location skin eruption that doesn't really itch should be carefully evaluated. ...Read more

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Right forearm pain feels like little bumps on muscle.?

Right forearm pain feels like little bumps on muscle.?

Bumps: Probably need more info. However bumps on forearm can be infection, abscess, skin reactio such as hives or nerves, fibroma. Location, size and number would help to determine. ...Read more

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What are little red bumps filled with clear liquid on my forearm?

What are little red bumps filled with clear liquid on my forearm?

Not sure: There are a # of possible causes. The best way to get an accurate diagnosis would be dermatological evaluation. ...Read more