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Doctor insights on: Small Red Painful Bumps On Fingers

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I am on Humira & have a swollen pink area on a finger that started as itching but has since become painful/sensitive and a small red bump developed.?

I am on Humira & have a swollen pink area on a finger that started as itching but has since become painful/sensitive and a small red bump developed.?

? beginning infectio: Your vivid description sounds like like the beginning of an infection in one of your fingers. You should contact your primary physician ASAP and see him and start to be treated right away. ...Read more

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Couple nights ago I woke up itching. I have small bumps on all fingers and toes but no where else. They really itch and there is no redness.

Couple nights ago I woke up itching. I have small bumps on all fingers and toes but no where else. They really itch and there is no redness.

See a dermatologist.: Dyshidrotic eczema? Scabies will itch over most of skin except face and scalp, not limited to fingers/ toes. ...Read more

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I have a sore white bump under my skin on my finger tip and there's redness around it. It is painful to touch?

I have a sore white bump under my skin on my finger tip and there's redness around it. It is painful to touch?

WHAT'S YOUR QUESTION: MY QUESTIONS ARE:
HOW OLD ARE YOU?
HOW LONG HAS IT BEEN THERE?
WHICH FINGERTIP?
WHAT DO YOU DO FOR A LIVING?
HOBBIES?
SINCE I CANNOT SEE YOUR PROBLEM, DO SEE A DERMATOLOGIST SOON.
BEST LUCK. ...Read more

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Small and not red, itchy allergy bumps at fingers?

Small and not red, itchy allergy bumps at fingers?

Form of eczema: Mild dyshidrotic eczema aka pompholyx can appear on the sides of the fingers with significant itching, and small vesicles (fluid filled blisters) or occasionally pustules. The rash can be recurrent or chronic and is more common in people with allergies. ...Read more

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I cut my finger over a month ago. Now there is a red painful bump on the spot.?

I cut my finger over a month ago. Now there is a red painful bump on the spot.?

Possibly infection: Swollen? Warm? Discharge? Red streaking? May need to have it medically checked. Take care. ...Read more

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I have tiny red bumps that have appeared between my fingers. They itch and are painful to touch. What could it be? Thx!

I have tiny red bumps that have appeared between my fingers. They itch and are painful to touch. What could it be? Thx!

Dyshydrosis: This sounds like dyshydrotic eczema. It can be treated with a high potency steroid cream or ointment. It can also be treated with topical lanolin cream. Be sure to keep your hands thoroughly dry after getting them wet. ...Read more

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Small reoccurring bump on finger near knuckle. It is flesh colored (maybe a bit red) and will last 4-5 days. It seems to shrink in size over the course. Notice when it 1st shows up- no other symptoms

Small reoccurring bump on finger near knuckle. It is flesh colored (maybe a bit red) and will last 4-5 days. It seems to shrink in size over the course. Notice when it 1st shows up- no other symptoms

Synovial cyst: Sometimes a small channel can develop between the deeper levels in the skin which can communicate with an adjacent joint. As the joint moves it can "pump" synovial (joint) fluid into a cyst under the skin. It can wax and wane in size; sometimes is can be re absorbed completely. If, however, it were to become progressively larger and painful it might be useful to check with an Orthopedic MD ...Read more

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I have small itchy red bumps on the inside of my clitoris! I got ate out and fingered the night before these bumps appeared! What are these bumps?

I have small itchy red bumps on the inside of my clitoris! I got ate out and fingered the night before these bumps appeared! What are these bumps?

Uncertain: 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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Got a small bump on finger soft can push it in and smooth if I look closely it has red dots in it looks yellowish its near nail opposite fingertip?

Cyst?: Could be a myxoid or synovial cyst that forms near the fingernail or near a joint (space).
If so, no problem. .. ...Read more

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I have a small blister bump filled that just showed up on top of my middle finger out of nowhere, it has red around it. What can this be?

I have a small blister bump filled that just showed up on top of my middle finger out of nowhere, it has red around it. What can this be?

Hard to say: A localized blister like that is likely due to a bite by some insect that you never felt at the time. Monitor the site and treat it as you would any bite or wound. Seek help if problems arise. ...Read more

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I cut my pinky finger while opening a evaporated milk can about 2 1/2 weeks ago, I put peroxide and antibacterial cream but it looks like it didn't healed properly. I have a small red bump but it's closed already n im 6 months Prego, what can I do?

I cut my pinky finger while opening a evaporated milk can about 2 1/2 weeks ago, I put peroxide and antibacterial cream but it looks like it didn't healed properly. I have a small red bump but it's closed already n im 6 months Prego, what can I do?

Examination: You will need to show your finger to your doctor so they can see it and determine if infection is present and if any further treatment is needed. 2.5 weeks after the injury it is likely just in the healing process but an exam is needed to confirm. ...Read more

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I have a single small, red bump on the inside of my ring finger. It's tender to the touch and kind of tingles if I press on it. What could it be?

I have a single small, red bump on the inside of my ring finger. It's tender to the touch and kind of tingles if I press on it. What could it be?

FINGER FINDING: The sides of the fingers are often the site of a flare-up of a condition known as dyshidrotic eczema, which is a chronic condition characterized by intermittent flares usually brought on by irritants or stress. Dry skin is also a common finding. When flared, small red, painful bumps can occur which occasionally require topical steroids to resolve. Isolated lesions are rare, but can occur. ...Read more

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I have lots of red itchy burning bumps on my finger, palm and toes which is very painful when I squeeze them?

I have lots of red itchy burning bumps on my finger, palm and toes which is very painful when I squeeze them?

Eczema: Hard to tell for sure without seeing this, but eczema often looks and acts like this. Treatment is to avoid soaps, solvents and prolonged water contact, mid potency topical steroids. ...Read more

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Small bump in between fingers at the bend of my ring finger. It doesn't hurt but itches sometimes & is red. What could it be? Should I call a doctor?

Small bump in between fingers at the bend of my ring finger. It doesn't hurt but itches sometimes & is red. What could it be? Should I call a doctor?

If it bothers you: Then yes go see your doctor. Could be a bug bite. Could be a dry area that splits. You can try over the counter antibiotic ointment or colloidal silver or calendula cream and see if that helps. If it does not, then be seen. It will give you piece of mind. ...Read more

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What are these two small red bumps on my finger and one on the outside of my lower lip? They don't get bigger, spread, itch, or hurt.

What are these two small red bumps on my finger and one on the outside of my lower lip? They don't get bigger, spread, itch, or hurt.

Boils: The best and most important thing to do would be to have culture done on the pus from the boil. Once the inciting bacteria is identified, then the right oral antibiotic can be used to kill the offending germ all through the body. Using hibiclens soap twice a week in the shower for 2-3 weeks can also kill bacteria but it is not meant for long term use. ...Read more

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Last night I noticed clusters of small red bumps on the tops of my feet and on the inside of my knees. Also a few bumps on a few fingers.?

Last night I noticed clusters of small red bumps on the tops of my feet and on the inside of my knees. Also a few bumps on a few fingers.?

See below: I would see a dermatologist or your primary care physician. It would be helpful to see the bumps and to obtain a proper history. ...Read more

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My engagement ring (solitaire with plain band) is aching my finger bone. Its a little swollen, not red, and a small fleshy bump developed. Why?

My engagement ring (solitaire with plain band) is aching my finger bone. Its a little swollen, not red, and a small fleshy bump developed. Why?

It may be too tight: If it doesn't move easily - consider removing it by using dish detergent with water to slide off. It may be wearing against a particular part of your finger. Keep it off until the swelling goes down. Get it re-sized if it is always tight. Take care. ...Read more

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Two fingers (top part) itchy, red& swollen. Few red bumps/blisters maybe? Few red dots undar skin. I kno I had a small cut on1 finger if that helps??

Infected: Could be herpangina or could be staph/strep or could be
spider bite. Go see a doc. If you begin to see red streaks up the forearm and or tender nodes in elbow or axilla, go see doc immediately. ...Read more

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Small red bumps on feet 4 weeks ago went away now on hands and fingers, none inside palms. Help!

Small red bumps on feet 4 weeks ago went away now on hands and fingers, none inside palms. Help!

Time to see a doctor: It's time to go see a doctor - if you're having a migrating rash, you should probably see a doctor and figure out what is going on - it's hard to say over the internet. ...Read more