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Painful Hair Bumps
I have these hard bumps that fill with pus then I lose my hair on it and around it. VERY PAINFUL. No one has helped. Please help me.
Scalp cysts: are very common: epidermoid, pilar, trichilemmal, sebaceous. Pilar cysts can be painful if inflamed; sebaceous cysts contain oily skin debris material which can appear like pus, or you may have hidradenitis suppurativa...actual boils with pus in them. Sometimes the cysts have to be excised/removed; topical medicines or pills aren't enough. Work with a trusted dermatologist to find the answer. ...Read more
Woke up with a small bump on the back of my neck and it's painful. Spent time in a hair salon where my head was in a stiff position. What could it be?
Many Possibilities: Depending on how long it's been going on, i would consider an evaluation by a spine specialist. Sometimes it could be a muscle imbalance, early onset arthritis or scoliosis. Also could be a pinched nerve/herniated disc. Either way it might be good to figure it out and get appropriate treatment. ...Read more
My boyfriend had ad a hair bump on his private, where the hair is and he pulled it out, now he has a lot of small pumps there and its painful. ?
I have small red painful bumps on the lower part of my scalp at the bottom of hair line. They go away and come back.
?folliculitis: This could be caused by inflammation or infection of some of the hair follicles of that part of your scalp. A dermatologist could diagnose the problem if you were examined when the problem is active. In the meantime try a good detergent shampoo which is good for removing excess oils. ...Read more
A friend of mine has a small bluish bump in pubic region, near hairs that is painful and starting to weep. She has never had sex. What could it be?
I have a weird dark bump on my elbow. been there for years, almost look like an ingrown hair. not painful, not grown in size.any ideas how to dig deep?
Theres a large bump om my penis thats painful and 2 flesh colored bumps on my shaft should I worry or are they ingrown hairs?
See a doctor: I recommend seeing a doctor 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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