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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