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Lump Inside Buttock Cheek
There is a huge painfull lump inside buttock cheek of my boyfriend. Its hard and maybe 2 inches or more long and maybe 1 inch wide. No head.?
Abscess forming: The skin on buttock is rather thick and abscesses generally take longer for the "head" to come to the skin. Your bf is having an abscess forming and thus should be seen--he may need it lanced and possible treatment with an antibiotic. It is really a pain in the _ _ _ but should be checked out. Good luck. ...Read more
Lump on buttock cheek, under skin no head on it. Slightly pinkish in colour. Any idea what it could be?
Epidermoid cyst?: Need exam for better definition.Get a more detailed answer ›
I have a brownish looking raised soft lump appear on my buttock cheek. The skin is looser over it almost like a deflated blister. Approx 1cm diameter.
May be a cyst or inf: This may be a type of cyst. Your physician can look at it and see if it needs to be cultured if it is an infection, which sometimes these things are ...Read more
I have a lump on my right buttock cheek, close to the butt crack but not within. It is more lower middle. There is no discharge. Pain & fever as well?
Gluteal lump: My best gress is that this is herpes simplex. It usually last a few weeks then clears but may leave a pigmented scar. It does recur however and can be contageous. There is a simple blood test to rule out herpes, which needs to be done and there is treatment to supress the lump and symptoms that may be present. In the meantime, topical ice may he helpful. Also your consort may need to be checked. ...Read more
I suffer from chronic back pain, I receive injections in my lower back every 2 months, I found a lump on my buttocks cheek are they connected?
Lump in buttock: Difficult to tell without examination. May or may not be related or significant. Discuss with your doctor on your next visit. ...Read more
On my bum cheek I have a painless lump for like over 2-3 months or actually maybe even a year and its normal colour. Should I be worried?
Probably not: Painless lumps are often cysts or lipomas (abnormal fatty growth), sometimes a lymph node (unlikely in that location). If the lump is not bothering you, it is safe to do nothing, as long as nothing changes, like it is getting bigger, painful, or changes in the overlying skin. A surgeon can easily remove cysts or lipomas as an outpatient, if that will give you peace of mind. Very rarely a cancer. ...Read more
I ave a lump on the inside of my left bum cheek. It is hard and solid. Is there any suggestions what it can be?
Pilonidal Cyst: A pilonidal cyst is an abnormal pocket originating in the skin that usually contains hair, skin debris and other abnormal tissue. A pilonidal cyst is almost always located near the tailbone at the top of the cleft of the buttocks. The only sure treatment for a pilonidal cyst is surgery. ...Read more
I have something like a lump or a pimple on my left ass cheek, its a bit dark and hard and doesn't hurt a bit but am a bit terrified. So what is it??
Hard to tell: Without a direct inspection. However it may also be a mole which has been present for some time. If the "pimple" gets larger, check with your doctor. ...Read more
Hard lump inside my left bum cheek which kind of felt like it had a tube/swollenvein leading to my anus can this be related to my external hemmoroid?
I have a boil on my buttocks when I first saw it I thought it was just a pimple so I popped it now its a lump under my skin with a head puss and blood?
Lump on mid left bum cheek just under hip bone, same colour as skin and doesn't look like a pimple. Same size as top part of my finger&is under skin?
I have a hard large and painful lump on the lower left backside of my skull. I have has no head injuries what could this be?
Lump: Could be a boil or cyst. Could be a lymph node or other growth. Usually something painful should be checked to get the right diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
My father gets lumps on his forehead, backside of the head....and it disappears after some time... when we touch little pain will be there...
Need to be checked: Bumps on the forehead and back of chest with pain on touching need to be checked by your doctor. We can not tell without examining what it may be. If it has gone completely then it is ok. Otherwise get it checked by doctor ...Read more
My wife hit her head on suv rear hatch door, no cuts but it did cause a lump, headache, eyes sunk in and puffy around the eyes. What to do?
Head injury: Consider that head injuries or traumatic brain injury have plethora of symptoms. Consult physician or neurologist. May not be serious but there are consequences to head injury, evan minor ones. Don't have to be knocked out. Brain trauma. L evan minor has many minor or unusual symptoms. History is the diagnosis. Keep diary symptoms how why what wher and when. ...Read more
Lump on backside of head numbness on left side, face, arm and leg. With that headaches, but where the lump is on neck area causes dizzness and pain?
Got an bone hard lump on left backside of head above the occipital bone with burning sensation there and on my neck and shoulders. Any ideas?
Superior trapezius: The unifying symptom you describe is the broad region of discomfort. This muscle runs throughout the region you describe. Perhaps is spasm in this muscle with tendonitis where it connects to the occipital skull. Your signs and symptoms are odd, and you should see an osteopath to sort this out. ...Read more
I have a small lump on left backside of neck. Near the ear feels like a bruise but didn't hit head, and top of scalp very tiny bumps. And a stiff neck?
See your doctor:
If you truly have a stiff neck--cannot touch your chin to your chest or move head from side to side, you must be seen urgently by your doctor or emergency room--if you have fever this becomes more urgent.
If you have any scalp problems this may cause tiny bumps or if you pull your hair tight as some do for braids, this may be related. See your physician. ...Read more
I have a small red bump on my left buttock cheek the size of a pimple. It is painless and has been there for about 3 months. What could it be?
PossibleFolliculitis: Folliculitis is an infection in the hair follicles. Each hair on your body grows out of a tiny pouch called a follicle. You can have folliculitis on any part of your body that has hair. But it is most common on the face and scalp and areas rubbed by clothing, such as the thighs and groin. ...Read more
Hi, two days ago I discovered a dime size bump (fairly hard) between my lower back/upper rt buttock cheek, causing mild pain and is red on outter skin?
Bump: Exam would help. But could be cyst or lipoma, both irritated from pressure. Unlikely to be boil. ...Read more
Couple of days ago a strange out of no where bump/spot has appeared on the crease of my right buttock cheek/upper thigh. Extremely painful and raised.
I have a bump on my buttocks cheek, it bleeds and sometimes stops for awhile but it come back after a few weeks. What is it?
Bruises: Would be most likely explanation, but if absolutely no trauma or injury to this area (even riding a bike or a carnival ride with a "hard" landing) then you should be seen to get an answer. GOod luck! ...Read more
I have a lump the size of a pea between the cheeks of my bum. I only felt it today and it feels soft. What can it be.
Does it hurt?:
It can be a small infection (pimp, or boil?)
it can be a skin lesion (benign growth to something more serious. Need to visualize directly). ...Read more
I have a large swollen painful bump on my butt cheek it's in the crease of the bottom of my rear and leg I can't sit have any idea what it might be?
Possible abcess: Sounds like you may have developed an abcess (a collection of pus/infection) in that area. If this is the case, you need tobee seen by a medical professional who can see if the pus needs to be drained out and possibly antibiotics. This should not get put off as these things can get very bad and the infection can spread, including into your body. ...Read more
Flesh coloured raised bump (bit bigger than pencil eraser) on bum cheek (inch over from crack). Bit firm and Looks almost like hive, not itchy.
Bump: This is difficult to say without seeing. Is it painful? Oozing anything? The best would be to see a dermatologist for a definitive diagnosis. ...Read more
Very painful anus which burns and feels lump but can't see or feel any inside makes bum cheeks sore bath helps it painful sitting and standing?
Anal Fissure: This sounds like an anal fissure. You should see a colon and rectal surgeon for it to be fully evaluated. ...Read more