Rated 4.6/5 based on 6 votes

Top
10
Doctor insights on: Painful Red Bump On Back

Share
Dr. Vicken Poochikian
36 years in practice
2M people helped
Get help from a real doctor now
Continue
2

2
Red painful bump at back of my thigh quite big and have stye both occur at the same time. shower twice everyday. living in dubai. What could this be?

Red painful bump at back of my thigh quite big and have stye both occur at the same time. shower twice everyday. living in dubai. What could this be?

Difficult to tell by: your description, and need more info. In any case, have it checked out by you PCP in Dubai, and get it evaluated, and take care of your styes too. To have all of it occurring at once is painful. So, get some relief, especially if warm compresses are not decompressing your styes fast enough. ...Read more

Get help now ›
Dr. Vicken Poochikian
36 years in practice
2M people helped
Get help from a real doctor now
Continue
3

3
Red painful bumps in the back of my throat?

Red painful bumps in the back of my throat?

Lymphoid tissue..: Most likely lymphoid tissue caused by a viral infection or sinus drainage. Can be many other things. See your pcp if it does not clear. Your symptoms are non-specific. ...Read more

Get help now ›
4

4
Depersonalization, headaches, mental fatigue and hard small red painful bump on back of head after smoking marijuana once, what could this all be?

Depersonalization, headaches, mental fatigue and hard small red painful bump on back of head after smoking marijuana once, what could this all be?

?Lyme work-up: A painful bump that is red could well be a target lesion from a tic bite. If you live in an area of the country where lyme disease is endemic, you may want to pursue formal evaluation (blood test) to determine your lyme titer. Lyme can be accompanied by the other symptoms described. Rocky mountain spotted fever, recluse spider bite, abscess and even closed head injury would be other possibilities. ...Read more

Get help now ›
5

5
I got a big red painful bump on the back of my thigh and now their is two what are they. They hurt?

I got a big red painful bump on the back of my thigh and now their is two what are they. They hurt?

Multiple causes: These may represent localized bacterial infections such as boils or other possibilities such as insect bite reactions. See a physician who may prescribe an oral antibiotic and topical creams to treat the lesions. ...Read more

Get help now ›
Dr. Vicken Poochikian
Board Certified
36 years in practice
2M people helped
Get help from a specialist now
Continue
7

7
I have 3 red bumps on back of tongue and white ulcers at the tip and sides started 1 weeks ago itchy and painful when eating/smoking. What isit? Cure?

I have 3 red bumps on back of tongue and white ulcers at the tip and sides started 1 weeks ago itchy and painful when eating/smoking. What isit? Cure?

Apthous ulcers: Or stomatitis, which are essentially "cold sores" in your oral cavity/tongue, causing ulcerations and inflammation. They can be painful or when smoke aggravates them. Often caused by the herpes simplex 1 virus. Very common in many people. Some antivirals can help, but they will often go away in time. Some anesthetic medications can also provide relief from the pain. Good luck to you. ...Read more

Get help now ›
8

8
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

Get help now ›
9

9
10 yr old daghtr has small bumps on chest and now on back. Itchy and painful but not red. Not heat rash or eczema, this is different. No new soaps. ?

10 yr old daghtr has small bumps on chest and now on back. Itchy and painful but not red. Not heat rash or eczema, this is different. No new soaps. ?

See below: Rashes are almost impossible to diagnose without seeing them. I would see your pcp as soon as you can. In the meantime, use Benadryl for the itch. ...Read more

Get help now ›
10

10
I have a friend who has extremely painful red bumps spreading from what he thinks are several bites on the back of his neck down his left arm.

I have a friend who has extremely painful red bumps spreading from what he thinks are several bites on the back of his neck down his left arm.

Bacterial infection: What you describes sounds suspicious for a bacterial infection of the skin. It is important to have a doctor examine the rash to get the right diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

Get help now ›

Get more personalized answers directly from real doctors!

Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Vicken Poochikian
36 years in practice
2M people helped
Continue
67,000 doctors available
Find us on Facebook