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Pimple Like Bums On My Toe Symptoms
My 5 month old son has pimples around his mouth, buttocks, under his feet and hands. Is this a sign of hand, foot and mouth disease?
Hand, foot and mouth: Hand foot and mouth disease usually presents with Papular or pustular rash on the lips, palm of hands and sole of feet. There may also be a fever. What is most important is that the same rash usually occurs inside the mouth and back of throat. This prevents adequate intake of fluids which may result in dehydration. If your child is not feeding well, see the Pediatrician. ...Read more
7 yr old had small pimple like on inside of a foot sole for a couple of months not itchy now has 3 on a palm of one hand no other symptoms, what is it?
Cyst: It sounds like you may have either stepped on something or possibly have a cyst of somesort. You should follow up with a podiatrist to determine exactly what it is. ...Read more
Several options: Depending on what the pimple or bump looks like, you could have an insect bite of some sort, a cyst, stepped on something. There are a variety of things it could be. If it is painful or creating problems get checked out by a podiatrist. If it is getting bigger or changing colors definitly get checked out. ...Read more
Bug bite bottom of toe? Had ~4-5 days. Tender. Red area < than dime. Small amount of puss (like a pimple). Cleaned. Suggestions? Thx!
Clean area: And see doctor as puss indicates infection. And some bites especially from spiders tend to get infected. ...Read more
I suddenly have extra skin like on two toes on the top. Its darker and looks like big pimples. They do not pain but realy ugly. How do I GT rid of it?
Corns: If the extra skin is over the "knuckle" of two or more toes, they are likely corns...Just dead skin caused by friction and pressure. Check if your shoes are roomy enough. You should be able to wiggle your toes with them on. If the toes are bent and causing pressure, they can be surgically straightened. Avoid over-the-counter corn remedies which contain acid and can cause painful burning. ...Read more
Bump on my toe that looks like a pimple but isnt. At first it was one and now there's atleast 8 smaller ones. Please help, antifungal spray doesn't work.
Rash: Without seeing this and asking some other questions this is not possible to answer. If it is only on one toe have you gotten a contact dermatitis like poison ivy, oak or sumac? Do these hurt? Is the foot red or warm to touch. Might be best to let a doctor look at this. Best wishes. ...Read more
Insect bite painful, swollen, has reddish purple color, and is a white pimple- like bump that popped. It is on a toddler's second toe.
Is what it sounds like. A small area like a toddlers toe will swell impressive. My favorite treatment for insect/ spider bites is a raw onion... Slice it and rub on the affected bite area tl the juice is dry (a couple minutes). It neutralizes the toxin and reduces swelling.
If it is painful or getting worse, see your child's doctor. ...Read more
I found a black widow and when I got out of the shower I had a blister pimple like on my toe... it hurts bad... do I need go to the doctor....
Spider bite.: A spider bite, if that is what this represents, can lead to a significant bacterial infection which would need to be treated quickly. You should get to the doctor very soon. Like, now. ...Read more
Pimple-like eruption on my second toe - synovial fluid? Previously treated with steroid injection - it's back - treatment?
Sounds like: A mucous cyst. These are small cysts over a joint which is filled with synovial or joint fluid. Steroid injections may help. In recurring or painful ones, sometimes surgery which includes addressing the affected joint is necessary. See Podiatrist for examination and discussion. ...Read more
I've had a mole on the inside of my big toe for years, a few weeks ago I noticed a hard white pimple under it. Is this something to worry about?
I have a hard kind of pimple on the bottom of my pinky toe. It is skin color and yellowish. It hurts?
I have a little pimple with a white head and had puss and blood that came out of it. It is not hard but is painful. It is on my left little toe bottom?
I suffer frommushrooms in my skin and between my toes also pimples and Hyperhidrosis and. Is that means that I have a big problem need to be treated?
Rash: Please provide us with photos, so we can better assist you. ...Read more
Itchy digits: Thank you for your question. Itchy toes/fingers (digits) with pimples that hurt may be caused by many things. There are forms of inflammatory conditions of the skin that could cause a rash as well as responses to external sources such allergies to topical agents or otherwise. Having an examination performed by a qualified medical practitioner would be helpful in diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
Father is diabetic & he bruised his toe fortnight ago. He is putting neospirin & cleaning but today there are small 2-3 white pimples. What to do. Help?
There are small clustered pimples on the sole of my foot, around it is white and ooze clear liquid with dead skin holes. It is not between toes. What?
Pitted keratolysis: Or possibly dyshidrotic eczema or pustulosis plantaris. May need to see a dermatologist. Meanwhile, ventilate feet. Go barefoot at home. Use baking powder (sodium bicarbonate) in sox. Apply Clotrimazole (miconazole, ketoconazole) cream or benzoyl peroxide gel. Benzoyl peroxide is also used for acne. Be careful as it will bleach fabrics. Pitted keratolysis is not serious. It is an overgrowth of cer. ...Read more
Hi I was wondering what causes pimple on my bum cheeks like five I noticed it the next day after using public toilets is there any harm to me?
Hidradenitis: I would speak to your doctor about your general health. Are you diabetic? Are you overweight? People with hidradenitis supurativa get "pimples" in their groin and buttock and it is not related to weight or diabetes. I find topical antibiotics and/or fruit acid treatments help. I would see your family doctor or a dermatologist. ...Read more
I have open sores on my buttock area. It started as what looked like one large pimple, but grew to about 20 in this area. Please help. What is it?
Folliculitis: It is likely a local spread of a staph or strep species that is causing you to have an outbreak. Can try chlorhexadine soap / scrub (may have to ask pharmacist where to find it), and if not successful, see your dr / urgent care for antibiotic rx and more specific instruction on how to get rid of. ...Read more
Pimple: Keep it clean and if worsens or becomes painful get it examined ...Read more
What to do if I noticed a paint my left buttocks. Almost like a precursor to a pimple. What could this be?
I have a small pimple looking around my anus region. Sometimes when I ease myself and wipe my bum and I accidentally scratch it it bleed.
You may have hemorrhoids.
Symptoms of hemorrhoids include:
anal ache or pain, especially while sitting,
bright red blood on toilet tissue, stool, or in the toilet bowl,
pain during bowel movements,
one or more hard tender lumps near the anus.
See your doctor for diagnosis. ...Read more
Fibroma: A small pimple like lesion that appears on the foot may be a fibroma. Fibroma are small fibrous tissues that appear either superficial to the skin or they may appear subdermal. Many times they are painful to touch. See a Podiatrist or a Dermatologist to rule out other possibilities. Skin cancers can appear innocuous and must be checked out ...Read more
This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes.
Once accurately assessed a treatment plan can be developed. ...Read more