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What causes a lump on face ?

What causes a lump on face ?

Simple vs serious: Our bodies always have things that grow and change. Skin, fat, muscle, lymph nodes, bones, can change shape, get larger, more prominent due to many factors. The vast majority are not cancer but simply unusual growths like fatty tumors, cysts, skin tags, moles, etc. Most cause no symptoms and can be watched. If they cause symptoms or change colors, bleed, bruise or hurt, then see your doctor. ...Read more

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What are tiny hard lump on face?

What are tiny hard lump on face?

Not sure: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. ...Read more

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Hello sir I have lumps on my face ?

Hello sir I have lumps on my face
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Lumps, tumors, cysts: There are many choices for diagnosis of the condition. The hitch is, that it really would require that I could SEE the eruption, and that is the basic problem with Internet medicine. It WORKS, if the dermatologist can see the problem, which means that photos must be seen to make the diagnosis. There are MANY other diagnoses for such a description such as yours. ...Read more

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What can I do for small red lumps on face?

What can I do for small red lumps on face?

They have to be seen: I'm really sorry to have to punt this question, like this, but it is really hard to diagnose skin problems without seeing them. "Small red lumps on face" can be caused by bacteria, bug bites, allergic reactions, viruses, yeast, inherited diseases, or even cancers. Try googling "small red lumps on face" to see what I mean. Have a doctor see your face and talk with you to help decide what to do. ...Read more

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I have a small lump on the left side if my face?

I have a small lump on the left side if my face?

Lump on Face: There are a number skin conditions that cause lumps and bumps to appear on the surface or just below the skin. The following can be causes of lumps on the skin: skin cysts, cherry angioma, dermatofibromas, epidermoid cysts, folliculitis, keratosis pilaris, lipomas, neurofibromas. ...Read more

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What causes hard lumps in the glands in the face?

What causes hard lumps in the glands in the face?

Different options: The face has a lot of things in it both in the skin and below it. Sweat glands, hair follicles and skin cysts as well as lymph nodes, fatty tissue, vessel, nerves and other things. Is the lump growing, inflamed, painful, painless, draining, recurrent or constant, moveable or fixed...? Each of these (and many more) will provide your doc the answers as to what it is and what needs to be done. ...Read more

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What kind of Dr would I see for a lump in my face?

What kind of Dr would I see for a lump in my face?

Probs ENT or derm: Depending on the type of lump. A dermatologist would be appropriate for a superficial skin lesion. If it is a deep lump, like a lymph node or swollen gland, then ENT (ear nose throat specialist, AKA otolaryngologist or otorhinolaryngologist). I'd recommend starting with your primary care doc to help figure out where to go. ...Read more

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Lump appeared yesterday on side of my face what could it be?

Face lump: Possibilities include: parotid gland swelling, dental infection, pimple activity, parotid duct swelling. ...Read more

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I have this lump on the left side of my my my face in the gaw area?

I have this lump on the left side of my my my face in the gaw area?

Lump on jaw: There is no way to tell what the lump is without x-rays and a clinical examination. It could be an infected tooth or teeth, infected gums, the result of an injury, oral cancer. See a dentist for an examination and diagnosis. ...Read more