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Painful Red Bump On Elbow
I haven't had and IV nor blood drawn and all of sudden I have a redness and a small red bump in my inner elbow?
See a doctor: Get this examined by somebody who can see it and assess it. ...Read more
IV Elbow: If there is a feeling of fullness in the elbow I would have it assessed by your doctor. It is not unusual to have a small bruise/bump after and IV for a few days. ...Read more
I have a white headed pimple on my left elbow, in which the area surrounding it is very red and swollen. I noticed it yesterday (red bump) when it was?
Pimple or more?: Is this a pimple or a boil? If skin is red, swollen, tender, painful, warm, has possible streaking or drainage - this may be an infection that would warrant assessment. ...Read more
My daughter woke up 2 days ago with a red bump on her face, around her mouth. Now its turned into 3 and I have one now on my inner elbow.
Abscess?: It sounds like you may have abscesses that you're passing between each other. Please see your doctor to see if you need antibiotics ...Read more
I had a sore spot come up on my elbow I mashed on it an what I think was glass came out of it. Now I have a red bump and my elbow is sore to the tuchis it enfected
Hello.: Hello. You may have had a foriegn body reaction around a piece of glass that had been embedded. I an answering your question five days after it was written. Hopefully, you elbow is well on the way to healing when you read this. However, if you are this far out and the area is red, tender, hot or swollen, you may have an infection and might need antibiotic treatment. ...Read more
I have this small red bump underneath my under arm and it's red and all around it is red and it's painful all around it what could it be?
Cyst, ? infected: Could be cyst, poss. Infected, also might be insect bite...if worsens, see doc. ...Read more
I am having rash on arm, chest and shoulders, skin redness or irritation and skin rash (episodic itchiness, uniform tiny bumps, skin colored mostly). A nurse said it was allergic reaction & gave me centraben cream. Can allergy last more than a week?
If you are exposed to the item to which you are allergic, the symptoms will persist, even for years. It would be prudent to consult your doctor.
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I have a red bump under my arm its red and hard. Hurts to touch or when my shirt or when I move my arm. I was síndrome what it could be.
Mean armpit? If this is a case you have hidrosadenitis which is an inflammation of sweat glands. Go please and see a doctor as you may need antibiotics or even open it up to drain if on can detect pus. Do not neglect this.
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For the last year or so, I have had a hard red bump on my arm that won't go away. I was very badly sun-burned over the summer--is it related?
My 18 month old has a small red bump on her arm that has persisted for weeks. It doesn't seem to bother her. Should I worry?
Probably not: Babies skin can have lots of different bumps and lesions. If it is stable and not rapidly changing ins size and continue to not cause any symptoms, I would recommend you mention it to your pediatrician a the next office visit. You should be taking her in for an 18 month well visit, if you haven't done so already. ...Read more
I got a big red bump under my arm and it hurts. I squeezed it and blood& fluid came out not it is just red and hard. What should I do?
Abscess: Hi, an abscess is the body's way of "walling off" an infection it cannot fight on its own. It will be a growing, warm, red, tender mass, and could form anywhere on the body. Tx often consists of incision and draining of pus, heat, rest, and possible antibiotics. Recurrent axillary abscess' are called hidradenitis supprativa, responds to sugery, laser, and restriction of close shaving practices. ...Read more
I have had this red bump on my arm for a week and a half&it's itchy too. I thought it was a bug bite, I iced it and the swelling went down.?
I have a red bump under my right armpit and I hurts when ever I put my arm down. Could it be from the underwire of my bra or something? What is it?
It could be from: Your bra or it could be a lymph node which could be a sign of something more serious. Have a doctor look at it ...Read more
I am sorry but we: Can't diagnose this with the available information. I encourage you to let your parents know about it. ...Read more
A goose egg like bump on my arm about 2 inches wide with a red bump in the middle that has a head. The head is white?
See below: Sounds like abscess, boil, or infected cyst. Any recent injury to area—scratch, insect bite? Try warm compresses to encourage it to open & drain. Wash with warm, soapy water; pat dry. If lump gets larger, redder, more painful, see pcp for treatment. If u have history of boils, may need antibiotics. ...Read more