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Red Bump Pu
Hello. I have a hard red bump and redness around it, slightly painful on my hard palate. I did eat something hot on Saturday. What coukd it be?
Could be burn: Did this lesion occur after eating the hot food? If so, give it a few days to heal. See your dentist if it does not heal. ...Read more
I haven't had and IV nor blood drawn and all of sudden I have a redness and a small red bump in my inner elbow?
See a doctor: Get this examined by somebody who can see it and assess it. ...Read more
I have a small red bump on my forehead that I've had since I was 8 from bumping it against a wall. Is there anyway to reduce the size or redness.
Bump: A skilled dermatologist can lazer it off. ...Read more
A red bump with hardness underneath and red/black head and redness area. Does that sound like a spider bit? Located on thigh
I had unprotected oral sex with a guy and the next day he started having redness of the pee hole, discharge and a red bump inside but no pain. Help?
I have eyelid redness, discharge in eyes and painful red lump on eyelid. There is a whitehead bump inside my lower lid & red bump on outside lower lid?
I am having rash on arm, chest and shoulders, skin redness or irritation and skin rash (episodic itchiness, uniform tiny bumps, skin colored mostly). A nurse said it was allergic reaction & gave me centraben cream. Can allergy last more than a week?
If you are exposed to the item to which you are allergic, the symptoms will persist, even for years. It would be prudent to consult your doctor.
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Practice safe sex, if you have sex.
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Red bump appearing out of nowhere. Any remedies from home to help heal it? There is some pain with it.
Where?: Please clarify with more pertinent information and reask. ...Read more
I have a red bump showing on my body for a couple of months and I don't know what cause it. It keep showing up like 1 a day or 5 time a week.
Red bump: Where is it located. Usually red signifies infection but it seems it goes away on its own. Sometimes you need antibiotics. May also be inflammation-allergy like eczema, or psoriasis, which can occur to environmental (poison ivy, pollen) or food allergies. F/u/w/ doc or dermatologist ...Read more
See a dermatologist: It is difficult to make a proper diagnosis since I am not there to see the condition. I recommend seeing a dermatologist so that they can make a proper diagnosis and give you something to get rid of the condition or relieve symptoms. ...Read more
Number of causes: See your doctor to have the lump examined to diagnose it'. ...Read more
Need to see it: Could be anything from a growth to an irritated taste bud - you can't tell without first looking at it. ...Read more
Hemorrhoid: Hemorrhoids are by far the most common cause of discomfort in the anal area, manifesting by "bumps", "lumps" that are red, blue in color. There may be other causes such as boils or warts. If it is bothersome, you will need to have a doc look at you. ...Read more
Need more info.: Where is it? Is it itchy or painful? Is it the only one, or are there more? How long have you had it? This would be a good issue for a virtual consult with an uploaded picture for evaluation. ...Read more
Infected follicle: You likely have a minor infection forming in the glands at the base of a hair shaft. Sometimes these will self heal if you apply moist heat, which can draw out the infection & cause it to drain. If it continues to enlarge see your doc. S/he can confirm or exclude that label. You may need prescription meds for it to go away. ...Read more
Red ants: Red ant bites cause this type of rash. See your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. ...Read more
FORESKIN: It could be yiest. This is common in diabetics. It should be looked at by a dermatologist or urologist to confirm and treat. ...Read more
I have a red bump on the opening of my anus. It hurts a little and has been there for about 4 days. What could it be?
Hemorrhoid: Sounds like it is a hemorrhoid - an enlarged blood vessel near the anus. Very common, not dangerous. Best however to have it examined by a doctor. ...Read more
I have a small red bump on my chest, that bleeds very easily, (and a lot for being small). Its been there about 2 weeks.
Hemangioma: I would have this checked out by your school nurse or at the family clinic. ...Read more
My child just got her 18 month vacinations yesterday and she has a large red bump that is sour. Is this bad? What should I do?
I scratched my foreskin and a red bump appeared the next day when I woke up is it serious I have had it for a couple days now?
Possible Infection: Given the scratch, redness, and "serious" I can only assume you developed an infection which needs treatment. Get seen by a doc or set up an appointment with one of our HealthTap docs. ...Read more
I apologize for my last post. I asked about a red bump appearing out of nowhere on my tounge. Any home remedies to help the slight pain?
Salt water rinses: Try using 1/2 teaspoon of salt in a glass of warm water for a few minutes 3-4 timese per day (unless you are on a strict salt restricted diet). Orabase at the local pharmacy can also be beneficial. Follow the directions. If the lesion is not completely gone in 14 days or worsens, see your dentist for a definitive diagnose and suggested treatment. ...Read more