Top
25
Doctor insights on: Pimple Like Bums On Spine

Share
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
2,449 doctors shared insights

Pimples (Definition)

A pimple is a small inflamed spot on the skin. Also known as zit, ...Read more


2

2
Red small white head pimple blisters spread all over buttocks. Occurred after vigorous sex from the back. Only painful when I sit. ?

Red small white head pimple blisters spread  all over buttocks. Occurred after vigorous sex from the back. Only painful when I sit. ?

Need to examine: It is not feasible to know for sure without examining you, however, what you described suggests herpes infection. It is prudent that you see a doctor to get evaluated and may be get tested for sexually transmitted diseases. Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more

3

3
Is having a pimple on the spine?

Is having a pimple on the spine?

No: I am not sure i fully understand your question, but there is not typically any connection between a pimple and the spine. A pimple is a very superficial problem usually involving the dermis and the epidermis, the spine is much deeper than that and is deep to the para spinal muscles and so the two are usually not connected. ...Read more

4

4
Can a pimple on my spine cause a lot of pain?

Can a pimple on my spine cause a lot of pain?

Not Usually: Pain is a subjective experience. However, it would be rare for a pimple to cause a lot of pain no matter where it is. You should get this checked out by your doctor. ...Read more

5

5
I have a small bump on the back of my neck near where the spine starts. It's like a little pimple and hard but is not red. Could it be a node?

I have a small bump on the back of my neck near where the spine starts. It's like a little pimple and hard but is not red. Could it be a node?

Lymph nodes: Am supposing that is what you mean. Yes, it could be a lymph node, or any of a dozen or more other things. Go and get this looked at by a professional if it persists and bothers you. Good luck. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
7

7
At the top right of my spine I have a small moveable bump under my skin. It doesn't seem like a pimple under the skin, and I wonder what it could be?

At the top right of my spine I have a small moveable bump under my skin. It doesn't seem like a pimple under the skin, and I wonder what it could be?

Need more: The spine extends from the base of your skull all the way to your coccyx (tailbone). Where ,in your mind, is the top? Is it close to the middle/ An inch away? More? Is it tender. How j\large is it? Try the coin method-like a penny or dime? Like quarter? Larger? Is it red? Is it hard or soft? ...Read more

8

8
Lump in the back of my neck/under skin/top of spine- feels like a bone/joint/a knot, it's a pimple or zit size type bump. Doesn't hurt even when touch?

Sounds like it could: be a sebaceous cyst, but could be a small lipoma or raised nevus. Best to have your doctor look at it, or consider a consult with one of us on HealthTap Prime. ...Read more

10

10
Small pea sized lump near middle back near spine. Touched it thinking it was a pimple now sore hard and red. Won't pop so not pimple?

Small pea sized lump near middle back near spine. Touched it thinking it was a pimple now sore hard and red. Won't pop so not pimple?

MIDDLE OF BACK LUMP: CANNOT SEE. DO YOU STILL HAVE SHINGLES? IF SO, WHERE IS IT? WHERE WAS IT? YOU SHOULD SEE YOUR PCP OR A DERMATOLOGIST. BEST LUCK . . . ...Read more

12

12
What causes pimple like marks on the buttocks?

What causes pimple like marks on the buttocks?

Acne: If you are unsure what it is see your doctor, otherwise if it is acne see a doctor for prescription creams to apply. Start using salicylic acid to was the acneic area on your buttocks when in the shower. Avoid baths and hot tubs, lakes and oceans (oxymetazoline) until clear. ...Read more

13

13
Why do pimple like sores form on the buttocks and perineal area?

Why do pimple like sores form on the buttocks and perineal area?

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

14

14
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?

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

See 1 more doctor answer
15

15
Couple of weeks now i have a pimple on my Buttock's hole. The first time when it appears it was painful but now there is absolutely no pain.Its stiff?

Couple of weeks now i have a pimple on my Buttock's hole. The first time when it appears it was painful but now there is absolutely no pain.Its stiff?

Scratch healed: A painful pimple /small boil may be due to mild infection after little scratch during cleaning the anal area, . As it has sealed on its own , thus there is no pain .If it reoccurs then consult your doctor ...Read more

17

17
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.

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.

Hemorrhoids: You may have hemorrhoids. Symptoms of hemorrhoids include: anal itching, 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

20

20
Large knot under skin near buttock. It hurts to sit down, and i applied heating to it, thinking it was a bad pimple. What could this be?

Large knot under skin near buttock. It hurts to sit down, and i applied heating to it, thinking it was a bad pimple.  What could this be?

Abcess: Pus filled bumps on the skin are the symptom of a skin infection. An abcess can form under the skin without a 'head'. When they red, warm to touch and painful it is called cellulitis. Treatment of this includes oral antibiotics and occasionally drainage. See your doctor ASAP because resistant infections are becoming more common and require special treatment. ...Read more

21

21
I am having a problem I am having pimple on the stating of hip ending backbone its a bit painful give me solution no consulting Is its polonial sinus?

I am having a problem I am having pimple on the stating of hip ending backbone its a bit painful give me solution no consulting Is its polonial sinus?

Check it out: I would suggest having it looked at. The location is suggestive of pilonidal dimple/sinus. Typically it is near the tail bone--sacral area. If painful, infection has to be considered. ...Read more

22

22
My son is five years old and has a rash on his left bum it looks like pimples what can it be?

My son is five years old and has a rash on his left bum it looks like pimples   what can it be?

Bummer: I am very fond of telling people that the main tool that a dermatologist has to use in his or her practice is their eyeballs! that means that you should have this problem looked at by dermatologist personally. This could be anything from a fully cure this too allergic contact dermatitis! I have even seen herpes simplex my butt off and nowhere else. ...Read more

23

23
I had a red bump on my bum cheek (close to inner thigh crease) It looked and felt like a painful pimple, now it looks popped and looks like a sore.

Pimple: This sounds like a small abscess caused by an infected hair follicle. It can be really warm and painful. Usually when it drains, will feel better but you should keep a close eye on it and keep it clean. If the pain worsens or the site starts looking worse, see your doctor because it might become more infected. ...Read more

24

24
My 2 year old son has pimple like bumps on his belly, bum, legs that seem to get better then in the next hour are worse. Any ideas? Take him to dr. ?

My 2 year old son has pimple like bumps on his belly, bum, legs that seem to get better then in the next hour are worse. Any ideas? Take him to dr. ?

Could molluscum: Molluscum contagiosum is a viral infection that cause a warty like papule that has a central indent (umbilication). These are benign, and can spontaneously improve, usually over weeks, not minutes. These could also be allergic type reaction. Should be checked at some time when he has them to get correct diagnosis. ...Read more