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Soft Lump On Buttocks
Happens sometimes...: 29 y/o says Painful lump on buttocks after injection? Happens sometimes if the injecting needle nicks some blood vessels & one gets a local bleed (Hematoma). Most disappear w/o much help but sometimes Warm Moist Compress helps. If it gets too painful/ red or have a discharge coming out then one must see a Doctor to Rule Out/ Treat infection. ...Read more
I have a blue lump on my buttocks. It doesn't hurt but I've had it for a couple of years. Should've worried?
Fatty feeling lump at bottom of back above right buttocks... Feels reasonably movable? What could this be? No pain?
?: This may in fact be a fatty process called a lipoma. You should see your doctor to verify. A lot depends on how long his has been present. You may need to have the area in question removed and evaluated under a microscope. Good luck ...Read more
Do hems always have a bluish color? What if you think you see lumps when you seperate the buttocks, but they are flesh color? Could it be anal folds?
Could be: All are possibilities. If you have questions or symptoms, you should see your family practice doctor. ...Read more
Apply topical antibi: Screen for a number of diseases related to bugs by blood tests. ...Read more
I have small black itchy lumps in my buttocks. And its been there for months already. When it dries up, it is flaking and itches a lot more. What is it?
Bumps: Could be due to a variety of reasons. You need to see your doctor. ...Read more
Gluteal lump: My best gress is that this is herpes simplex. It usually last a few weeks then clears but may leave a pigmented scar. It does recur however and can be contageous. There is a simple blood test to rule out herpes, which needs to be done and there is treatment to supress the lump and symptoms that may be present. In the meantime, topical ice may he helpful. Also your consort may need to be checked. ...Read more
Cannot tell: My guess based on your age and your description of the problem is no but by all means go see a physician if you have any physical finding or concern. We cannot really tell by just the info you provide. Best to you. ...Read more
I'm 24 female. Lump on right side above buttocks. Painless. Slightly squidgy. Really worried its cancer?
Probable lipoma: What you are describing sounds like a very common and usually totally innocent lumbosacral lipoma. You should have it checked by your primary care provider who can refer you to a surgeon if there is any concern. These can usually be removed easily as an outpatient under local anesthesia. ...Read more
I have red lumps on my buttocks and a few high up my thighs, they're not Itchy and they're not painful and are quite small. There are about 10.?
Can't diagnose with: Available info - but a dermatologist likely could. Take care. ...Read more
I have a nonpainful lump on my lower back right above my buttocks, that ive had for a long time it's recently gotten much larger. Is this a concern?
There are many: Potential causes for a lump as you describe. The only way to tell for sure if it is serious is to see a health care provider and be examined. If it is enlarging it is of greater concern. Don't delay. ...Read more
I have been having a hard lump under the skin on my lower buttocks. Recently it only hurts when squeezed but nothing will come out. What could it be?
There are palpable lymph nodes in the back between the buttocks and the middle of the back? If not, what could it be? Wife have 3 lumps over the butt
I can feel lumps on each side of my lower back, just above the buttocks. It often hurts when I lie down or sit for long periods of time. What is this?
Evaluation: You need to be evaluated by your doctor to find the cause and to be treated. ...Read more
Probably not: It depends on your age and exact other symptoms. Pilonidal cysts are quite common in this location, but they usually have hair or drainage associated with them. Is it a mass? Is it soft and pliable? Could be a lipoma. If it is hard, irregular borders, and immobile, that is more concerning. Probably should get it looked at. ...Read more
Found a swollen immobile lump roughly 1.5cm in length at the rear junction of my buttocks and thigh. What could it possibly be? (I'm 24yrs old)
Epidermoid cyst: This benign cyst, aka epidermal inclusion cyst, is the most common skin cyst. It typically occurs in areas of little/no hair, such as you describe, though it originates from hair follicle. It is usually filled with malodorous "cheese like" material. Rarely they become inflamed/infected. They don't require treatment; if inflamed a doctor may inject trimancinolone (a steroid) or surgically remove ...Read more
Hi im 39yr male and ive noticed a soft round lump on the left side of my spine in the arched area just above the buttocks, I can move it about aswell?
Need to examine:
It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. However, from what you described it suggests a lipoma, a benign tumor of fat. You should see your doctor at your convenience, it does not appear to be urgent.
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Practice safe sex, if you have sex. ...Read more
I've had a boil like lump on my buttocks for quite a while&its been soft but is now hard&stiff&I have now popped&it's bleeding&gunky tissue came out?
I have this red little ball like lump near my buttocks and it looks like its filled with blood, and I don't know what it is and I'm scared if it's bad?
I have a hard lump in the back of my thigh, beneath the buttocks. It is about 3" long, and. 5" wide, I first noticed it a month or two back. This w...
There is a hard knot/ lump like thing near my lower buttocks almost near the outside of my vaginal wall. It's very painful and secreting clear fluid occasionally.?
Lump in buttocks under skin near top of butt crack. No pain, moves, can't see only feel. Should I worry?
Probably lipoma: Usually this is a lipoma (benign fatty deposit). Ask your internist to look at it. Do not just ignore, but probably nothing to worry about. ...Read more
At that start of my buttocks, between, there is a hard round lump that feels like a bone. Is it my coccyx? Or?
Possibly: The coccyx is basically your "tailbone" it is the lowest part of your spine and is palpable in most patients. It is located between your buttocks and may be the structure you are describing. ...Read more
Inside my buttocks I have a sensitive lump but there is no pus in it and it came my last period at this time also. What is it?
Pilonidal cyst: A pilonidal cyst is an abnormal pocket originating in the skin that usually contains hair, skin debris and other abnormal tissue. A pilonidal cyst is almost always located near the tailbone at the top of the cleft of the buttocks. The term "pilonidal" comes from the latin words for hair ("pilus") and nest ("nidus"). The only sure way to remove this type of cyst is surgery. ...Read more
I received a tordol shot in my right buttocks about two weeks ago. There has been a mass at the injection site. Still slightly tender. Normal?
Needs to be seen: May have gotten infected at injection site. ...Read more
Been feeling run down & had pains in lower back/top of buttocks for few days. I felt a few lumps at the top of buttocks they are like little blisters?
I have a medium sized lump on the back of my thigh, a bit under where my leg meets my buttocks. The lump releases a small amount of blood when squeezed?
Bruise: Will usually resolve. However evaluation to rule out fracture. Ice application will be helpful ...Read more