Top
20
Doctor insights on: Lump Inside Buttock Cheek

Share
1

1
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.?

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

Buttock (Definition)

The buttocks are the paired curved masses that make up our "posterior." each buttock consists of a layer of fat superimposed on the gluteus maximus ...Read more


3

3
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.

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

4

4
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?

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?

Get seen today,: Pain and fever with a mass near the rectum is worrying. This may be a peri-rectal abscess. Don't mess around! Call your doctor and/or get checked today to find out what is going on. Good luck! ...Read more

5

5
Can lump on the cheek of the buttocks be serious?

Can lump on the cheek of the buttocks be serious?

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

7

7
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?

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

8

8
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?

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

9

9
I have something like a lump or a pimple on my left ass cheek , its a bit dark and hard and doesnt hurt a bit but am a bit terrified .so what is it??

I have something like a lump or a pimple on my left ass cheek , its a bit dark and hard and doesnt 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

10

10
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?

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?

Hard to guess: Without a physical exam. Could be a thrombosed external hemorrhoid, could be swelling from infection such as abscess or fistula, etc. Needs a physical exam with a doctor. ...Read more

11

11
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?

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?

Small abscess: It may have been a small hair follicle infection that has now expanded after your initial manipulation. A warm compress may draw it out over a day or two but it may expand & need to be drained by your doc. ...Read more

12

12
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?

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?

Well: This could be a cyst or an abscess or a benign tumor like a lipoma. Very rarely this could be something serious like a cancer but doubt this.you really need to see a primary care doctor in person for specific diagnosis and treatment ...Read more

13

13
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?

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

14

14
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...

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

15

15
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

16

16
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?

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?

Need surgical eval: These symptoms - suggestive of spinal cord being compressed - need evaluation to rule of cancer or growth causing these symptoms. The other explanation could be herniated disc but you need further evaluation and this is very serious so get evaluated immediately. ...Read more

17

17
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?

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

18

18
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?

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

19

19
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?

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