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Doctor insights on: Recurring Bumps On Skin

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What can cause a reoccurring bump on the top of my head?

What can cause a reoccurring bump on the top of my head?

Vague: Is the bump always there or does it swell depending on what you might be doing- nutrition, meds, supplements, scratching, etc. I would see a dr. And check especially to allay any doubts of what it might be and the source. ...Read more

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I keep getting bumps at the back of my head. It comes and goes. What can I do to stop or limit the reoccurrence.

Bumps on Head: This could be a localized eczema or a contact dermatitis. Do you have long, oily hair? Where exactly are the bumps? Scalp? Neck? Sometimes a new shampoo isn't tolerated well. Or it could be a localized infection from mites, or a fungus. Try a more gentle shampoo but if it doesn't clear, consult with a dermatologist. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you have a reoccurring scab like bump that comes up in your head?

What does it mean when you have a reoccurring scab like bump that comes up in your head?

Sun damage scalp: Most likely sun damage caused a lesion called actinic keratosis. This is a benign lesion but should be evaluated by a doctor to ensure that this is not an early skin cancer ...Read more

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Hi there what is the best remedy for skin rashes? It reccur every now and then, it will dry for a while after a few days there will b a tiny bump.

Hi there what is the best remedy for skin rashes? It reccur every now and then, it will dry for a while after a few days there will b a tiny bump.

Atopic dermatitis: Skin condition with xerosis and itchiness and recurrence sort of points to eczema / adopy ! mild steroids / tons of moisturizers and hygiene seem to do the trick! warm regards to ya! ...Read more

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Reoccurring bump with no head on my lip line. It doesn't hurt but when I pop it a small amount of clear fluid comes out. Ingrown hair or herpes?

Reoccurring bump with no head on my lip line. It doesn't hurt but when I pop it a small amount of clear fluid comes out. Ingrown hair or herpes?

It would be very: unusual for a woman to have an ingrown hair on her lip line. A recurring bump on the lip line sounds more like Herpes Type I, the type that usually affects only the area around the mouth. I don't recommend popping it, It doesn't make it go away sooner and your fingers could be a source of spread to other parts of your body or to someone else. Hope this helps? ...Read more

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Baby head bump?

Baby head bump?

More details?: The opening at the top of the baby's head is called a fontanelle. It usually gradually closes by the end of the first year to 15 months. If you are palpating a swelling in that area, the baby needs to be checked. An ultrasound may be performed through that opening. If the baby fell, and there is a swelling, the baby will need to be further assessed as well. ...Read more

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I have a bump on my head?

I have a bump on my head?

Ans: Well I need a little more information. Did you have trauma? Bite? Growth? Etc ...Read more

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I have a bump on my head?

I have a bump on my head?

Bump: A bump on your head can be from contusion. But other bumps are from various causes. Cyst, lipoma, abscess are few thoughts. ...Read more

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Are bumps on your head normal?

Are bumps on your head normal?

Have it evaluated.: Bumps under the skin could be as a result of different reasons of which could include an ingrown hair, acne, infection, abscess, or an allergic reaction to various things like detergents or soaps or to medications. Have it evaluated by your physician to get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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What do bumps on the head mean?

What do bumps on the head mean?

Many possibilities: Bumps under the skin could be as a result of different reasons of which could include an ingrown hair, acne, infection, abscess, or an allergic reaction to various things like detergents or soaps or to medications. Have it evaluated by your physician to get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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Have some hard bumps under skin?

Have some hard bumps under skin?

Hard bumps: There are a variety of causes of hard bumps under the skin, including cysts, acne, harmless or potentially harmful tumors. Please see your healthcare professional. ...Read more

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What do new bumps on head signify?

Uncertain.: There are a # of possible causes. The best way to get an accurate diagnosis would be dermatological evaluation. ...Read more

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What does a bump on your head mean?

What does a bump on your head mean?

Could mean: many things... Did you hit your head? This could mean swelling or bruising under the skin. Is is a rubbery bump that can move? That could be a lipoma, or fat accumulation. It could also be a lymph node. Please see a doctor for a full history and exam. Best of luck! ...Read more

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I have unexpected bumps on the skin?

I have unexpected bumps on the skin?

Maybe an allergy: Have your doctor take a look to see what the diagnosis is and what treatment can help you get rid of it. People get bumps when they are cold or nervous or have skin problems such as eczema or many other rashes. Tell your doctor if they itch when they came up and what exposures you have had. ...Read more

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I am afraid I have a bump on my head?

I am afraid I have a bump on my head?

Palpate your head: & examine in mirror to determine if you do have a bump on your head. ...Read more

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What are bumps on the skin that itch?

What are bumps on the skin that itch?

Multiple causes: Bumps on the skin that itch is a non-specific rash that suggests allergy. The bumps may be large and evanescent (come and go within 24 hours) more characteristic of hives and respond to antihistamines. The bumps can also be tiny and remain in select areas such as the hands or creases of our arms or legs for a longer period of time characteristic of eczema or a contact allergy. ...Read more