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Piece of skin in the corner of my eye is protruding. What is it?

Piece of skin in the corner of my eye is protruding. What is it?

Pinguecula: Most common would be a pinguecula or a pterygium, a thickening of the conjunctiva related to sun and dust exposure over your lifetime. Rarely, people can develop cancers on the eye surface, so best to check it out with an exam, esp if growing/changing. ...Read more

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The skin near the corner of my eye (near nose) is protruding like a small bubble. Its way larger then its supposed to be but it isn't covering my eye completely. Its like a yellowish red color but it doesn't hurt if I don't touch it. Just kind of bothers

The skin near the corner of my eye (near nose) is protruding like a small bubble. Its way larger then its supposed to be but it isn't covering my eye completely. Its like a yellowish red color but it doesn't hurt if I don't touch it. Just kind of bothers

See your doc: I think because of the placement and that it sounds like it might be getting bigger (yes?) you may want to have your doctor take a look at it for two things- to diagnose it better that I can without a picture of it, and to treat it either with a cream or possibly aspirating whatever liquid is in it to get it out and stop it from growing. Best of luck to you! ...Read more

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I fell form my truck & banged my head on the ground now i struggle to lift my head up & my neck muscles are protruding?

I fell form my truck & banged my head on the ground now i struggle to lift my head up & my neck muscles are protruding?

Doctor can evaluate: A doctor at the E.R. Can evaluate to see if there is a neck injury, which can be quite dangerous (a risk of spinal cord injury). In general, possible spine injury victims should be transported by ambulance on a backboard, wearing a special neck collar. Afterwards, if only a minor sprain or strain, the physiatrist or orthopedic doctor can examine and refer one to physical therapy for help. ...Read more

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The underside of the head part of my penis has small white things growing on it, like a lot of protruding dots. is this serious?

The underside of the head part of my penis has small white things growing on it, like a lot of protruding dots. is this serious?

May be ...: Those described spots might have been there all your life long and may represent inborn benign pale spots on the sides of frenulum of foreskin. So, you may just watch them for 1-3 months if not hurting but keeping growing in size and number; if not, they may be what I described; if growing, seek pro-evaluation so to decide what they are and how to handle them timely. ...Read more

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My neck is lordosis and my head is protruding how can I have normal posture.Thank you in advance?

My neck is lordosis and my head is protruding how can I have normal posture.Thank you in advance?

Physical thrapy: Lordosis is normal but poor posture is not. See a physical therapist for exercises to improve posture. ...Read more

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My wife has this growth on top of her head which looks as if its brain tissue protruding from a tiny hole in her skull. What is this?

My wife has this growth on top of her head which looks as if its brain tissue protruding from a tiny hole in her skull. What is this?

Mole on scalp: There are some lesions that can be benign that look cerebriform (brain texture-like with folds and crypts) such as moles (nevi), warts (verruca) and seborrheic keratoses. As this is a new lesion, it should be evaluated in-person by a dermatologist. Often biopsies are suggested on new lesions to be sure they are benign. ...Read more

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What would cause a portion of the medial head (about an inch wide) of the gastrocnemius to feel like it is sticking out? From behind knee + descending

What would cause a portion of the medial head (about an inch wide) of the gastrocnemius to feel like it is sticking out? From behind knee + descending

Muscle mass: The muscle can get torn. Tumor, abscess, hematoma would all be possibilities. A Baker's cyst if it goes lateral could cause the muscle to stick out. ...Read more