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I'm having what my doctor referred to as a "pump bump" removed. What should I expect for recovery?

I'm having what my doctor referred to as a "pump bump" removed. What should I expect for recovery?

Lump and bump?: This is probably a lump and bump removal. A term used by doctors to refer to a minor lump removal. This is done under local and you can expect mainly some incisional pain when the local wares off. There may also be some minor site pain as well. ...Read more

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Type one diabetic female on omnipod pump, this red inflamed bump the size of a sand dollar has shownup where my site was. I change every three days.

Type one diabetic female on omnipod pump, this red inflamed bump the size of a sand dollar has shownup where my site was. I change every three days.

Abcess: What you are describing could be an abscess especially if you have a fever, chills and the skin over the area starts to look like orange skin(swollen with little depressions like an orange peel). Go see your doctor to confirm this diagnosis and to be lanced and started on antibiotics. Do not delay. ...Read more

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My boyfriend had ad a hair bump on his private, where the hair is and he pulled it out, now he has a lot of small pumps there and its painful. ?

My boyfriend had ad a hair bump on his private, where the hair is and he pulled it out, now he has a lot of small pumps there and its painful. ?

See below: Was hair on pubes or on scrotum? Site of pulled hair apparently became infected. See fp for evaluation & treatment to prevent further spread of infection. Bumps at the base of hair shafts on scrotum are normal; called fordyce's spots [see image]. ...Read more

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I noticed that I have these tiny white bumps around the head of my penis, my penis body looks a little swollen and there is a pumped vein what can it b?

I noticed that I have these tiny white bumps around the head of my penis, my penis body looks a little swollen and there is a pumped vein what can it b?

Pearly papules?: Several percent of men have a row of bumps on the corona around the glans; they are picturesquely named "pearly penile papules". They're quite normal and perhaps a "plus", if you don't like them, there's laser removal. I'll bet this is what they are. Every guy has veins and looks swollen sometimes. ...Read more

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Tested for Herpes Type 1 and result positive.Have small painless bumps in the mouth and pain full pumps in the genitals when pressed.What is the cause?

Tested for Herpes Type 1 and result positive.Have small painless bumps in the mouth and pain full pumps in the genitals when pressed.What is the cause?

HSV 1&2: Most likely HSV1 Genitally , can be transmitted via oral sex. HSV LESIONS TEND TO BE PAINFUL. See your doctor with next flare and get labs checked. Acute flares of HSV RESPOND TO FAMVIR&VALTREX. Most importantly to realize virus may be spread even without visible lesions. You need to have a frank discussion with past & present sex partners. Especially if they test-for HSV1&2. ...Read more

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Throat lesion.Size of a pencil eraser.Two red raised bumps under.The size of a penny.No pain.Lesion has tiny white pumps and raised.What could this be?

Throat lesion.Size of a pencil eraser.Two red raised bumps under.The size of a penny.No pain.Lesion has tiny white pumps and raised.What could this be?

Stones?: Without the benefit of seeing it, you may be describing tonsiliths. They are typically benign unless they become impacted, in which case you would see an ear, nose, and throat specialist. ...Read more

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My daugter ass red bumps on her face and her eye looks like a black eye with pumps what could be the cause of it she is only 1 think its heat bumps?

My daugter ass red bumps on her face  and her eye looks  like a black eye with pumps what  could be the cause of it she is only 1 think its heat bumps?

Not certain: Sounds like it may be a viral infection from herpes, most likely the cold sore virus. It could also be a viral syndrome (xanthem). She needs to see a pediatrician, especially at age 1. ...Read more

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Is there a treatment for the tiny pumps on my skin? I had these tiny skin-colored bumps on the top of my right hand about a year and a half ago. I went to a dermatologist and he said that it is lichen spinulosus. The bumps are skin colored, non itchy, n

Is there a treatment for the tiny pumps on my skin? I had these tiny skin-colored bumps on the top of my right hand about a year and a half ago.  I went to a dermatologist and he said that it is lichen spinulosus.

The bumps are skin colored, non itchy, n

Hard : Hard to tell without a clinical examinaton so i would see a dermatologist. Perhaps they are lichen nitidus (a "variant" of eczema). If so, a topical steroid cream might be effective. Read more about eczema treatment at the link below. I hope that helps! ...Read more

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What is good for bumps?

What is good for bumps?

Better description?: Growths is an enlargement. Where? Is it painful? Warm? What color? These are all factors to help determine what this is and what is appropriate treatment. If there is concern about these bumps see doctor to discuss diagnosis and options for possible removal. ...Read more

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What causes bumps in the butt area?

What causes bumps in the butt area?

Many possibilities: There are many types and causes of skin rashes. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Insect bites can also be the cause of a rash on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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What if the bump is small an it causes pain?

Small bump: There is limited information but even small bumps if ganglion cysts at wrist or infections ( like pimples0 can cause pain. It depends where they are- near nerves and what is inside. f/u w/doc ...Read more

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I keep geting bumps that hurt on my butt, why?

I keep geting bumps that hurt on my butt, why?

Maybe folliculitis: If a person is getting bumps or sores on the buttocks, a primary care doctor or a dermatologist (skin doctor) can check to see if there is acne or a bacterial infection such as folliculitis. If there is an infection, oral antibiotics may be needed. If the doctor thinks there is some other problem such as herpes or MRSA (an antibiotic-resistant skin infection), different treatments may be needed. ...Read more

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Bumps on chin?

Bumps on chin?

Folliculitis: You should consult a physician to get treated . My guess is you may be suffering from folliculitis which may be due to staph infection and it requires prescription of antibiotics. It can spread to other body parts if left untreated. ...Read more

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Why can't I pump?

Why can't I pump?

Perfect Synch: If you mean you pump properly with the right equipment and you obtain little milk, then this is the most likely answer. If your baby is healthy and following good growth parameters, it probably means you and the baby are in synch. That is , you are producing just what the baby needs. No more and no less. Thus you are drained after each feeding with nothing left to pump. A perfect partnership! ...Read more

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Bumps on woman virgina?

Bumps on woman virgina?

Time 4 pelvic exam?: If a woman has bumps around or in her vagina, she can call the office of her gyn provider and ask about an appointment. If she is pregnant, she should tell the office manager or nurse to notify the OB doctor immediately. The doctor in either case can then decide when to see the patient and what to do to evaluate or treat. ...Read more

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Bumps inside of thighs?

Bumps inside of thighs?

Many causes: Bumps like this can have multiple causes. Allergies can cause bumps. If the skin of the inner thighs is too warm & moist, a yeast infection can develop. Excessively dry skin can also cause bumps. Rarely some types of infections can cause bumps like this. If it gets worse or doesn't improve in several days, see your doctor. ...Read more

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What are bumps on chest?

What are bumps on chest?

Not sure.: There are a # of possible causes. The best way to get an accurate diagnosis would be dermatological evaluation. ...Read more