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Small pimple like bump on vagina lip. White tip not painful and squeezed white stuff came out of it ?

Small pimple like bump on vagina lip. White tip not painful and squeezed white stuff came out of it ?

Prob. Sebaceous cyst: Often small pimple like areas on the vulva that can be sebaceous cysts and they don't require treatment. The white discharge can resemble cottage cheese. If there is any redness or persistent mass or discharge, a visit to the primary MD is in order ...Read more

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Whats small lumps behind ears, occ can squeeze thick white stuff out of em, never com 2ahead 1behind each ear 1 smells even if it just lil fluid nowhite?

Whats small lumps behind ears, occ can squeeze thick white stuff out of em, never com 2ahead 1behind each ear 1 smells even if it just lil fluid nowhite?

Most lumps, benign: Don't start worrying. The majority of small bumps on your head would be benign (not cancer). Yours sound classics for a sebaceous cyst ( smelly, white, pasty material ). See your primary md who can take a good history and examen you. ...Read more

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Why do I have pore like bumps when squeezed filled with solid white substance?

Why do I have pore like bumps when squeezed filled with solid white substance?

Occluded glands: We have glands all over our skin that secrete various oils that usually are deposited on the skin. If one of those glands is occluded or plugged then the secretions will collect in the cyst under the skin. That is the white stuff you can squeeze out. ...Read more

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How can I clear pores on face, esp. nose & chin? Nose pores are dark, under bottom lip are small white bumps, both make whitish solid when squeezed

How can I clear pores on face, esp. nose & chin? Nose pores are dark, under bottom lip are small white bumps, both make whitish solid when squeezed

Pores: Without a closeup exam I cannot say for certain but the pores are part of the normal anatomy of your skin and they are full of sebum (oil) from below. When it gets to the surface it oxidizes and turns dark. To try to "clean" them you would be as successful as King Canute ordering the tide to hold back at his command. You must know how successful that was unless you are a Republican!! ...Read more

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White bumps on face with soft fluid inside. Are these whiteheads?

White bumps on face with soft fluid inside. Are these whiteheads?

Probably : In all likelihood it probably is, particularly if there are no significant areas of redness or fever which if present would suggest you would be best served with a visit to your physician. Having said that in all likelihood this is a presentation of acne and would likely be well addressed with over-the-counter acne preparations containing benzoyl peroxide. ...Read more

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What causes itchy white bumps behind ear lobes? I can pop them and the white stuff comes out.

What causes itchy white bumps behind ear lobes? I can pop them and the white stuff comes out.

Sebaceous cysts: Many people have these cysts, which develop in the earlobes and behind the ears. They are oily, containing sebum, and sometimes can get infected. If you're able to express and drain them on your own, I would not be too concerned. If you develop a large one or it becomes infected, then sometimes surgical removal is necessary. ...Read more

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My tooth extraction hole is full of yellowish white color stuff. I noticed when I swished my mouth with salt water the yellowish white stuff came out.

My tooth extraction hole is full of yellowish white color stuff. I noticed when I swished my mouth with salt water the yellowish white stuff came out.

Healing tissue: This is likely food debris or healing tissue. Keep the area well irrigated and if not healing see your dentist. All the best. ...Read more

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Cause/treatment for lots of little tiny white heads that pop easily like long white snakes.

Cause/treatment for lots of little tiny white heads that pop easily like long white snakes.

Those sound like: cysts and the long white stuff sounds like keratin but you should not be picking and rather see a dermatologist for absolute diagnosis and treatment options ...Read more

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I have dandruff&get little dried crust bloody spots from itching. I noticed my scalp is itchy+found what looks like 2pimples 2gether with white pus ?

I have dandruff&get little dried crust bloody spots from itching. I noticed my scalp is itchy+found what looks like 2pimples 2gether with white pus ?

See a dermatologist: Meanwhile get in the shower every day with a dandruff shampoo. There are many. Tar, salicylic acid, selenium sulfide, ketoconazole, zinc pyrithione are all useful. You might try to wet your scalp with a few drops of water, then apply a few drops of shampoo and wait a few minutes to hours before your shower.You can rub in some liquid cortisone after. ...Read more

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My partner has white bumps scattered on whole underside of penis shaft. Not red or skin colour just white. Filled but not liquid. Hard. Herpes or HPV?

My partner has white bumps scattered on whole underside of penis shaft. Not red or skin colour just white. Filled but not liquid. Hard. Herpes or HPV?

Only the MD knows: "Only the shadow knows" was an old script line from a TV program, and we are "shadow" doctors in this forum. In other words, your partner needs to see a live MD and have the "bumps" assessed as to origin for accuracy in diagnosis. ...Read more

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Sticky white water & jelly type discharge from vagina bad smell&i also got rashes where that discharge touch my trouser stick with skin any treatment?

Sticky white water & jelly type discharge from vagina bad smell&i also got rashes where that discharge touch my trouser stick with skin any treatment?

Vaginal discharge: White watery malodorous vaginal discharge could be bacterial vaginosis, a foreign body left in the vagina or a number of other causes. Please see your gynecologist right away to determine the exact cause. ...Read more

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I see white stuff attached to my stools. appears like small white cotton balls and doesn't appear like any fluid. Is it Candida or Just Mucous ?.

I see white stuff attached to my stools. appears like small white cotton balls  and doesn't appear like any fluid. Is it  Candida or Just Mucous ?.

Have to see it: Hi! Small amount of mucus in stool can be normal. Rectal/anal candidiasis would give you other symptoms. If this issue persists, it would be most helpful if you see a doctor and bring a sample of stool with you (in a small clean jar, can keep tightly closed in fridge for 3-5 days). ...Read more

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30 yrs, f, asian. Shiny red or white colored tiny balls, not hard but like soft balls, like made from gel kind of stuff coming with my menstrual bleedin?

30 yrs, f, asian. Shiny red or white colored tiny balls, not hard but like soft balls, like made from gel kind of stuff coming with my menstrual bleedin?

Blood and discharge: It sounds like you are seeing small blood clots mixed with vaginal discharge. This is the most likely explanation. If concerned schedule an Obgyn visit and let them do an exam and infection testing ...Read more

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I have white puss filled zit things on head and face. What are they?

I have white puss filled zit things on head and face. What are they?

Probably an achne: Acne at age 36 is unusual but can occur at any age. One needs to also check for white-heads which also looks like "puss filled zit" things. Proper hygine and healthy diet can also help with eliminating these unwanted problems. ...Read more

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Tons of tiny white dots covering stool. Very tiny looks like salt sprinkled throughout. What could this be? Food?

Tons of tiny white dots covering stool. Very tiny looks like salt sprinkled throughout. What could this be? Food?

Not likely serious: Sounds like undigested material of some sort. Unless there is diarrhea or blood, it's not likely serious. If concerned then seek medical care. ...Read more

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I have some pockets in my throat that some white stuff like cottage cheese it leaves holes and white like vine burst with some blood?

I have some pockets in my throat that some white stuff like cottage cheese it leaves holes and white like vine burst with some blood?

Tonsilar stones: There are crypts in the tonsils where food and debris can collect and harden up to form tonsilar stones. Use warm salt water gargle to loosen these. This condition rarely causes any symptoms other than bad mouth odor but if it does, a visit to the Dentist or ENT will be helpful. ...Read more

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Cold sore or zit? Started as red bump in corner of lips, tried to pop like zit (no white head), crust formed, traces left 2 weeks later

Cold sore or zit? Started as red bump in corner of lips, tried to pop like zit (no white head), crust formed, traces left 2 weeks later

Cold sores: It is most likely a cold sores. If this is the first time you have it , most likely you have been exposed to somebody with it. It is caused by Herpes virus. Sometimes treatment is needed esp if it become recurrent. ...Read more