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Small Brown Bumps On Hands
New mole? Have a small scaly brown bump appear on hand. Itched for a few days and is now sore to touch and red around it. History of atypical moles.
Have it biopsied.: Anyone with a history of atypical moles who develops new moles with scaliness and itching should have it biopsied. The redness around the mole may represent inflammation from scratching it or more remote possibility of an infection. See your pcp or your plastic surgeon. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have a raised brown flat bump on my right hand its small like a centimeter big and I just want to know if its skin cancer or not.
Probably not: At age 20 it is statistically very unlikely to be cancer. A mole is brown but 1 cm diameter, is a bit large so it is best to have a doctor check it. You may just be reassured or have it removed either for diagnostic or cosmetic reason. It would be guesswork to give an accurate diagnosis online. Take care. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a white bump on my thumb that hurts to tpuch, it has a small reddish brown dot in the center. Is this a wart?
Sounds like a wart.: See a Dermatologist and have it checked. ...Read more
See your doctor: These symptoms can only be adequately diagnosed only after a thorough evaluation by your doctor. This may include labs and other satudies. Once all of the information is in, your doctor can let you know what's going on, and what to do to help you. ...Read more
Bump palms: A common condition is dupuytrens which is not related to typical blunt trauma. Other common problems include scar reaction adjacent to a small cut or blister, an inclusion cyst or foreign body and a ganglion of the tendon sheath where the finger and palm meet. Talk to your doctor about this for more information. ...Read more
What is the cause for a small raised bump on my hands, that sometimes has a tiny "rock like" piece and is painful? They seem to pop up at random times and they hurt before they are popped and also after.
Many possibilities: There are many types and causes of skin rashes that could cause itching. 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
See a doctor: I would recommend seeing a doctor since I am not there to actually see it to make a proper diagnosis. ...Read more
Irritation v reaction: Hard to say for sure but seems odd. Bites or irritation to something perhaps? A picture or more information would help. ...Read more
I have small round bumps on my hands. They was not shaped like cauliflower though. Are they warts?
Hand bumps: This could be one of several things, but without being able to see them it is impossible to diagnose over the internet. See a dermatologist. Good luck. ...Read more
I Have small bumps all over my hands that have clear fluid in them, they really itch and hurt sometimes and there's getting more around my hands?
Itchy hands: Sounds like vesicular dyshydrosis. See a skin doctor as several other conditions can cause this. Do this soon ...Read more
I have a small cluster of bumps on my hand that have been there for about 2 weeks. Have a very small amount of puss coming out of them and itch slight?
A year ago I hit the back right of my head prettyhard and formed a bump the size of my hand. Its gone down but there's still a small bump. Is it serious?
This is the third time that a small cluster of painful/ichy fluid filled bumps have formed on my hand. Twice in the same spot and the other time near?
Pompholyx: This sounds a lot like a type of eczema. Pompholyx presents as recurrent crops of deep-seated blisters on the palms and soles. They cause intense itch and/or a burning sensation. They usually scab over and heal. They can return over and over. There are some steroid creams that will help. See your doctor for treatment. There are other things it could be too. Good luck. ...Read more
I have a small bump on my hand it isn't itchy and it does not hurt. It has been there for a while. It just appeared one day. Should I get it looked at?
Hand bump: If there is no pain or change in the functioning or your hand, monitor the situation. ...Read more
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Ganglion cyst: You don't give much information here. It is not unusual to develop cysts on the tendons at the wrist. These sometimes are a little tender but are not serious unless they are in the carpal tunnel. In the old days, my orthopod says, they used to smack them with the family bible to pop them. I had mine aspirated and injected with steroid. It never came back. ...Read more
Itchy bumps: These itchy bumps may be insect bites or hives. The latter would suggest an allergic reaction. Antihistamine medications like benadryl (causes drowsiness) or claritin (nondrowsy) should relieve itching. If these bumps continue to appear, have them examined by your physician or dermatologist. ...Read more