Top 20 Doctor insights on: Small blue bump under skin

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Have a small bump below skin (pea size, gets bigger when I bend back). The area has a black and blue mark above thebump hurts now and then. What is it?

Have a small bump below skin (pea size, gets bigger when I bend back). The area has a black and blue mark above thebump hurts now and then. What is it?

The most likely: Explanation is that you have a benign lipoma (fatty accumulation below the skin) with, coincidentally, a bruise near it. But there are some more serious kinds of bleeding or skin problems that have an ecchymosis or bruise associated with them. It would be best if you could have your doctor or a skin specialist/Dermatologist take a look at this. Make an appointment. Good wishes:) ...Read more

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There is a small, round, light green/blue, hard bump under my skin about 3mm in diameter on my abdomen. Should I be worried?

There is a small, round, light green/blue, hard bump under my skin about 3mm in diameter on my abdomen. Should I be worried?

Blue Bumps: There are a number skin conditions that cause lumps and bumps to appear on the surface or just below the skin. Some of the most common ones include the following:
skin cysts
cherry angioma
dermatofibromas
epidermoid cysts
folliculitis
keratosis pilaris
lipomas
neurofibromas
venous lake. ...Read more

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Two small bumps on the back of my head?

Two small bumps on the back of my head?

Nor enough info: Not enough info for an answer. 2 small bumpms on the back of your head? Where exactly-where hair is? Are they red, itch, pimple like, hard, soft? Do they hurt? ...Read more

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I have a small bump on my head. What is it?

I have a small bump on my head. What is it?

Can't answer that w: Available info. 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 are these small bumps on my penid head? '

What are these small bumps on my penid head? '

Need formal consult: With photo or video to begin to answer this question. Or go to any STD clinic since that's what you most need to be concerned about. Good luck! ...Read more

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I have a small bump on my head should I be worried?

Depends on DX: Depending on the diagnosis, the bump may be benign or need investigating (biopsy/removal). Relatively impossible to tell you over the computer. Best you get it looked at by a dr. Best wishes. ...Read more

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I need advice on what to do with this small bump on my head?

I need advice on what to do with this small bump on my head?

Not enough info.: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes.
Once accurately assessed a treatment plan can be developed. ...Read more

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How to cure the bumps on my skin while they are still small?

How to cure the bumps on my skin while they are still small?

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

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I've got a small bump on my head and it really hurts...What is it?

I've got a small bump on my head and it really hurts...What is it?

Sorry, can't answer: That with info at hand. 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 to do if I have these small light, flesh colored bumps on skin.?

What to do if I have these small light, flesh colored bumps on skin.?

This would require: Visualization at minimum to diagnose. Without knowing what the lesions are - can't make a treatment recommendation. ...Read more

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I recently noticed a small, hard bump under my skin. What could this be?

Many possibilities: A lump under the skin could be as a result of different reasons of which could include an ingrown hair, lipoma, ganglion, abscess, or an inflamed lymph node. Have it evaluated by your physician to get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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I got hit with a life jacket they swung it and now I have a small bump on my head?

Bump: If it was just a blunt trauma from the blow and no other symptoms were present like change in vision, passing out, major headache, etc, I'd only observe it and would apply an ice pack and if there is some local pain, take Ibuprofen or Tylenol (acetaminophen). Typically, this should be enough to get over it. ...Read more

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What does it mean to have small bumps scattered on your head and having them itch?

What does it mean to have small bumps scattered on your head and having them itch?

Hard to tell.: Folliculitis? Contact dermatitis? Shingles? Hard to tell by just that description. A consultation, either with us or locally, would help us to better determine what may be going on. ...Read more

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I have a small black bump on my head, also its kind of squishy. What could this be?

I have a small black bump on my head, also its kind of squishy. What could this be?

"Blackhead": Basically a stopped up oil gland! Very common around your nose or on the back of your neck! Be careful with it because it can become infected by continuing to mash on it! Warm soaks can help, if it continues to concern you see a dermatologist! ...Read more

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I have a small bump in my head that hurts if I touch it and i'd like to know what it is?

Many possibilities: There are many possibilities. Needs to be seen by a highly trained doc.

This could be anything from nothing up to cancer. Who would know on line?

Must be checked by a highly educated professional. ...Read more

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I have a small, hard bump on the left side of my head that hurts when touched. What could it be?

See PCP.: It could be an infected sebaceous gland. Have your pcp take a look and if needed get a biopsy. It doesn't sound like anything serious, but it would make you feel better to have it checked. ...Read more

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Have found several small round movable bumps under my skin should I be concerned and what cuases them?

Bumps in skin.: They could be sebaceous cysts, little benign enlargements of the hair follicles. Could be lymph nodes responding to proximate inflammation or infection. If they don't go away in a month, they should be evaluated just to be sure. ...Read more

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I have 2 small bumps on my head, they hurt when I push them in or touch them. Do you know what it could be???

I have 2 small bumps on my head, they hurt when I push them in or touch them. Do you know what it could be???

Bumps on head: Two things come mind right off: 1) shingles. If they are little blisters, and your skin feels tingly, go see a doctor right away for anti-viral medicine, which has to be started within 48 hrs of seeing the shingles rash. Or 2) Sebaceous cysts. Blocked oil glands that fill, can get infected, often need to be drained in the office. See a dr if they get worse or seem like something else entirely. ...Read more