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Painful bump on the bottom of my foot? It's the size of a hole punch. It's painful when pressed on but its beginning to be bothersome. What is it?

Painful bump on the bottom of my foot? It's the size of a hole punch. It's painful when pressed on but its beginning to be bothersome. What is it?

Pebble in your shoe: A wart. Or a callus or corn, your body's attempt to make padding against lots of friction/pressure. When it gets large enough, it's a self-made pebble in your shoe. Soften your skin during bath/shower or soaking your foot. Rub pumice stone or medium-grit sandpaper to remove old built-up skin. If you don't have nerve damage to your foot, use salicylic acid or duct tape. Repeat. Good luck! ...Read more

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My daughter woke up one morning with painful red bumps on the bottom of one foot. She was put on keflex 7d they went away but now they are back?Advice

My daughter woke up one morning with painful red bumps on the bottom of one foot. She was put on keflex 7d they went away but now they are back?Advice

INFECTION: There must be infected lesions on that foot and got healed but reinfected again. She should be more careful by wearing shoes not barefoot while walking. ...Read more

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What can be reasons for top of foot to not heal after 3 surgeries for torn ligament? Bumps on bottom of foot that itch. Dr suggests another surgery...

What can be reasons for top of foot to not heal after 3 surgeries for torn ligament? Bumps on bottom of foot that itch. Dr suggests another surgery...

Torn ligament: There are many reasons for poor healing . Speak openly with your surgeon for the best guidance. The itchy bumps may be athlete's foot - see your podiatrist for that as well . Good luck to you. ...Read more

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Had athletic foot for awhile now a rash has developed of palms of hands & bottom of foot rash not open sores but raised bumps any suggestions or ideas?

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

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I have itchy red flea bite looking bumps on top of feet and red not bumpy circles almost looks like ringworm on bottom of foot and palms of hands. ?

I have itchy red flea bite looking bumps on top of feet and red not bumpy circles almost looks like ringworm on bottom of foot and palms of hands. ?

A 1000 word picture.: Unfortunately, trying to identify the nature of skin conditions or infections is extremely difficult to do without actually seeing it. Let's face it, a lot of these conditions have the same general appearance. A real time exam or at least several high quality images are necessary for an accurate opinion. ...Read more

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I noticed small pimple like bumps on the bottom of my right foot some time ago and thought nothing of it. They've now become reddish and painful?

I noticed small pimple like bumps on the bottom of my right foot some time ago and thought nothing of it. They've now become reddish and painful?

Plantar warts: This sounds like plantar warts, but other things can cause a rash on the bottom of the feet, too. If they hurt, they're easily treated but you need a diagnosis - call your doctor. And when you're in public places (like the gym or a pool) wear flip flops to help prevent them from spreading (or coming back!). ...Read more

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6 wks ago I broke my rt. ankle & have a boot. I found a bump on the bottom of my foot that is painful. Could these be related?

6 wks ago I broke my rt. ankle & have a boot. I found a bump on the bottom of my foot that is painful. Could these be related?

Fracture ankle: Need to recall if painful bump on foot has been there since the ankle fracture. It may be a secondary consequence of using the walker boot. Sometimes we change the area on our foot where we bear weight when we r healing an ankle fracture.. Subsequently it results in production of a painful area which may feel very firm.. It will usually resolve as the fracture heals and your gait improves. ...Read more

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I have one small white bump on the bottom of my foot- it is very painful to walk on. I have xc meet tomorrow- anyway to get the pain away before then?

Pain avoidance: Hi Emily, it is hard to say exactly what you are talking about. Sometimes a blister has a whitish color. You can try padding around the painful area to help take off the pressure for your big race, but should consider having it looked as well. Good luck! ...Read more

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I have 2 red bumps on the bottom of my foot in the arch they are painful when I press on them or when I have been walking for a prolonged periods.

I have 2 red bumps on the bottom of my foot in the arch they are painful when I press on them or when I have been walking for a prolonged periods.

Plantar warts: Possible plantar warts, would have to know more details. I f they hurt and have been there for more then a few days I would seek medical evaluation. ...Read more

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I'm getting tiny purple/red bumps on my hands and one on the bottom of my foot. They are very painful and my hands ache. No fluids in them either. ?

I'm getting tiny purple/red bumps on my hands and one on the bottom of my foot. They are very painful and my hands ache. No fluids in them either. ?

Hand-Foot-Condition.: This kind of condition is a dermatologists dream. The cause can be anything from diet to virus. The best chance of resolution is have your hands and feet examined by a dermatologist. ...Read more

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I have a bump on the bottom of my right toe that is extremely painful.

Insuff Info: Sounds like could be infected. Do U have any recollection of banging it or stepping on something. Do U walk barefoot, could be a splinter now infected. You need a doctor to look at it. An Internist/Dermatologist/ Podiatrist. Are you diabetic? If so important that this be seen soon. Until your appointment not unreasonable to soak in warm water w epson salt & neosporin after, cover w bandaid. ...Read more

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