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I have a painless lump on the side of my foot next to my heel. I noticed it yesterday because it was itching.Should i be concerned and see a doctor?

I have a painless lump on the side of my foot next to my heel. I noticed it yesterday because it was itching.Should i be  concerned and see a doctor?

Yes: I wouldn't be over concerned since the lump is recent. I would see the doctor if the lump is not going away, especially if it is hard in nature. If there is any redness to the area, go see someone tomorrow. You may also want to try soaking the area in warm water and epsom salt a few times a day until you get into the doctor. Good luck. ...Read more

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Why does my heel feel like it has lumps?

Why does my heel feel like it has lumps?

You might be : Referring to herniated fat, or possibly a plantar fibroma. Since, we can't see you need to have it looked at. All lumps should be evaluated by a doctor. ...Read more

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I have a hard lump under my left heel, what is it?

I have a hard lump under my left heel, what is it?

Consult a Pdiatrist: You should get it checked with a poditrist.It may be 1callus formaton 2calcaneal spur 3ganglion 4sebaceous cyst 5hematoma 6infection so get it checked. ...Read more

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I have this lump on my heel and don't know what it is?

I have this lump on my heel and don't know what it is?

Fw possibilities: Haglund's deformity retrocalcaneal bursitis, or possible soft tissue mass. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of lumps in my heels?

How do I get  rid of lumps in my heels?

Varies: This may be an inflammatory condition like athlete's foot, or what we can piezogenic pedal papules - lumps around the heel area from pressure. Fat lumps herniate from the network of tissue keeping the fat pad in place and can be the cause. Firm heel cups can often be the only treatment needed. See a podiatrist to make sure it's not any kind of tumor as well. ...Read more

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My 9 year old son has 2 hard, pea like lumps on both heels. What should I do?

My 9 year old son has 2 hard, pea like lumps on both heels. What should I do?

See a podiatrist: See a podiatrist or dermatologist for biopsy and removal of the lesion. Most likely these are porokeratosis or clogged sweat glands but definite diagnosis is made by a biopsy. ...Read more

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I have a cluster of hard white lumps on my heels which can be very very itchy?

I have a cluster of hard white lumps on my heels which can be very very itchy?

Itchy Heels: It would be an unusual presentation of athlete's foot, but possible. The itchy part is typically athlete's foot. The hard white lumps are not. Perhaps you can send a photo of what is looks like. You can also buy some topical anti-fungal cream and apply twice daily for 2 weeks. If the problem goes away, you will have the made the diagnosis. Dr rich blake. ...Read more

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