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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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Is it possible for scabie bumps to appear after treatment?

Is it possible for scabie bumps to appear after treatment?

With scabies it is: Important to treat and retreat 4 days after first treatment to get the eggs. Also all clothing and bedding need to be treated. If all this isn't done, you may not have cleared the mites. You may also just be itching even after mites cleared as itching can continue up to one month after treatment. See derm ...Read more

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Is it possible for red bumps to appear after treatment?

Is it possible for red bumps to appear after treatment?

What kind of Rx?: Allergic reactions to many drugs will often present as itchy red bumps. but you do not say whether you have been on medication. Alcohol is known to cause liver inflammation and that can cause generalized itching as well. ...Read more

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Can you recommend a treatment for bumps on my vagina a week after shaving?

Can you recommend a treatment for bumps on my vagina a week after shaving?

Bumps: (use for pubic hair - don't put in vagina). A steroid cream might be applied to decrease inflammation. Exfoliation may be recommended to remove dead skin cells with retinoids. For secondary infections your physician may recommend oral or topical antibiotics. ...Read more

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I have itchy elbows, red with white bumps and scaliness. What is the best ointment/treatment?

I have itchy elbows, red with white bumps and scaliness. What is the best ointment/treatment?

Psoriasis: Most likely psoriasis, from your description, although we'd have to see it to be sure. The over-the-counter ointments are not much use against it, unless it's really mild; you'll need to see a dermatologist to get a prescription. ...Read more

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Bumps on my head as well as scalp, since past 4 weeks, they are temporary and not painful, reduces in sige after few days, casuse? Treatment?

Bumps on my head as well as scalp, since past 4 weeks, they are temporary and not painful, reduces in sige after few days, casuse? Treatment?

Gonna need more info: Questions like your are important ones to get an answer for, but your description just isn't enough for many doctors to reply with a safe, reasonable answer. I'd recommend seeing your doctor in person and have it looked at - since a picture is worth a thousand words... ...Read more

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My derm. Says there's no treatment for the bumps on my back. And they will go away with age but I want them gone now. Their white fleshed colored.?

My derm. Says there's no treatment for the bumps on my back. And they will go away with age but I want them gone now. Their white fleshed colored.?

Find Vanity Clinic: You can find cash accepting 'vanity' clinics in most major population centers in the U.S. That will take you on and provide you this service for a charge. ...Read more

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I would like to know can you still have bumps or sours come up after your treated for scabies? Also, I had the bumps come on the last night treatment.

I would like to know can you still have bumps or sours come up after your treated for scabies? Also, I had the bumps come on the last night treatment.

Yes: Yes this can happen because there can be continued itching and sometimes patients will have problems with boils to when they have scabies. See your dermatologist to discuss treatment options. ...Read more

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What are the treatment of lumps and bumps in vagina?

What are the treatment of lumps and bumps in vagina?

Depends: The treatment of lumps and bumps in the vaginal area, like every where else, depends on the cause of the lumps as well as the size. Warts are treated with frezing, burning, lasering, or with several different medicines applied topically. Inclusion cysts, like blackheads, are treated one way and Bartholin's gland cysts are treated in other ways. Skin tags are treated in yet a different way. ...Read more

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Can mupirocin oinment be used in treatment of hair bumps?

Can mupirocin oinment be used in treatment of hair bumps?

Mupirocin: Could be used for folliculitis. Sometimes, oral medications may be needed. ...Read more

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I have red itchy bumps on torso, what is this and treatment?

I have red itchy bumps on torso, what is this and treatment?

Bite: Probably an allergic reaction to an insect bite or a plant like poison ivy. I would keep it clean and use Hydrocortisone cream to lessen the itch. ...Read more

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I have red itchy bumps all over, what is this and treatment?

I have red itchy bumps all over, what is this and treatment?

Scabies: Look up scabies and see if it sounds like what you have. If so there are over the counter meds that might clear it up. If not see a healthcare provider for a diagnosis. ...Read more

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Little red and white bumps on vagina from shaving, treatment?

Little red and white bumps on vagina from shaving, treatment?

Shaving: A steroid cream might be applied to decrease inflammation. Exfoliation may be recommended to remove dead skin cells with retinoids. For secondary infections your physician may recommend oral or topical antibiotics. Insure you use fresh, sharp blades vice dull blades. If hair is > several mm long – then trim before shaving. Wash area before shaving – warm water helps to soften hair. Use a > ...Read more

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I have red itchy bumps on my lady parts!, what is this and treatment?

I have red itchy bumps on my lady parts!, what is this and treatment?

Really Needs Exam: It could be several things from fungal infections, irritated or infected hair follicles, heat rash/chaffing, etc. It really needs to be examined to be sure. ...Read more

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I'm having some bumps under my eyes they seem to be called siringomas need info please on treatment for this?

I'm having some bumps under my eyes they seem to be called siringomas need info please on treatment for this?

Depends: If the bumps really are syringoma's than most of the treatment focus on surgical or laser based removal. There are limited topical treatments that are very effective. But there are other lesions that you can have on or around the eyelids, like sebaceous hyperplasia or xanthelasma. Seek help from a dermatologists in person, if you are looking for more precise advice. ...Read more

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What cause bumps and enlarged lymphnodes in the back of neck started 3 days ago and what's the treatment. Thx

What cause bumps and enlarged lymphnodes in the back of neck started 3 days ago and what's the treatment. Thx

You need to see your: Internist. Don't delay any longer. There are a few concerns. Lumps and bumps - I feel should always be looked at by a doctor. They often can be mistaken by a patient for something that they are not. I am surprised "mrs success" would actually wait 3 days before first asking for treatment.. ..Your internist should be able to help. Good luck. ...Read more

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After treatment of scabies, I still see redness and have bumps. It has been two weeks after treatment. Is this normal?

YES: The scabies mite burrows under the top skin layers and poos in their burrow. Much of the intense itching and redness is due to your scratching and the bodies reaction to this debris. This can take up to six weeks to fade. ...Read more

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Which is the most effective treatment for molluscus contagiousum in a 4 year old boy (my son has had a few bumps for months behind his knees)?

Which is the most effective treatment for molluscus contagiousum in a 4 year old boy (my son has had a few bumps for months behind his knees)?

No treatment: Molluscum contagiousum is a viral illness, and presuming that he has a normal immune system, should not require any treatment. The lesions will generally go away in about 6 months. They can last longer than that, sometimes for years, though most will clear in a period of months. ...Read more

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Bumps on my scalp, not responding to abx treatment, prescribed! What type of treatment will kill parasitic infestations, under the scalp? Help!

Bumps on my scalp, not responding to abx treatment, prescribed! What type of treatment will kill parasitic infestations, under the scalp? Help!

May not be an: Infection including a yeast infection. Parasitic infection is a possibility among other causes. You may need test or tests to find the cause and treated accordingly. See a dermatologist. ...Read more

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Very tiny pink asymptomatic bumps left after irritant type of folliculitis on pubis, it has been there for 40 days, should I use any treatment?

Very tiny pink asymptomatic bumps left after irritant type of folliculitis on pubis, it has been there for 40 days, should I use any treatment?

Time: You may leave these alone and let these heal on their own. Avoid shaving or cropping the hair.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex.
Get HPV vaccine. ...Read more

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Yesterday, I found 5 non-connected raised and hard bumps on my upper thigh. They itch really badly. They line up vertically. Cause and treatment?

Yesterday, I found 5 non-connected raised and hard bumps on my upper thigh. They itch really badly. They line up vertically. Cause and treatment?

Insect bites?: You can send us several photos the area: go to
www. Imgur. Com At imgur you can upload the photo's anonymously. They will attach your photo's to a URL address. Then resubmit your question AND INCLUDE THE LINK (the web address). Then who ever answers the question will be able to see your pictures. Don't reply to me. Just ask the same question again with the link.
Include history of the bumps. ...Read more

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I have a few bumps on my head that hurt, mosquito bite sized. I had a fungus (forget medical name) on my back recently. What is it? Treatment option?

I have a few bumps on my head that hurt, mosquito bite sized. I had a fungus (forget medical name) on my back recently. What is it? Treatment option?

Could be: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. You could have fungus on your scalp. Tinea corporis is term for fungus on body. ...Read more