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Noticed a bump on butt wed morning. Wed evening it was swollen about size of silver dollar and painful. By thur evening the swollen area had doubled.

Noticed a bump on butt wed morning. Wed evening it was swollen about size of silver dollar and painful. By thur evening the swollen area had doubled.

Staph Infection: In an era where people are dying of staph infections and it is nearly a daily event to hear of these bad staph infections in the newspaper I am still astonished that people do not seek out medical care for this urgently. Please go to your physician today urgently! ...Read more

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I have a swollen a little bump on my rectum?

I have a swollen a little bump on my rectum?

External hemorrhoid: A swollen bump on the rectum is usually an external hemorrhoid. If it's painful use warm sitz baths and see your physician if it continues to bother you or it grows larger.

For a discussion of hemorrhoids type in search box just: bit.ly/1vNeGSm ...Read more

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What does it mean if you itch really bad on your vaginal and it looks swollen in you have few bumps?

What does it mean if you itch really bad on your vaginal and it looks swollen in you have few bumps?

Infection: This is usually a sign of infection. You should see your doctor to get worked up for the infection and treated. ...Read more

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I have IC now i have a swollen urtheria and a bump on the outside and pain both inside and out what should I do?

I have IC now i have a swollen urtheria and a bump on the outside and pain both inside and out what should I do?

STUDY IC CAUSES:: 45 yo female bemoans her IC disorder and symptoms. IC is, to my mind at least, a functional dysautonomic phenomenon. In order to effectively treat a medical problem, the causal chain must first be understood. Unfortunately, doctors have a poor understanding of the cause of IC. A clue might be the association of IC and Hypermobility Syndrome and with trauma to pelvic ligaments. See comments: ...Read more

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Hey I was wondering what does it mean when the up part of each butt cheeks are swollen and have like bumps on the inside?

Hey I was wondering what does it mean when the up part of each butt cheeks are swollen and have like bumps on the inside?

Skin Infections ???: Unfortunately, the cyber world and questions are very difficult to answer without some visual process... Either an exam in person or photos.

But a serious infection called a pylenidal cyst can develop at the top on one's buttocks and this can be severe enough that surgery or at least significant antibiotics are necessary. Please get to your trusted medical office soon. ...Read more

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Are all hems bluish? Think saw bumps but they were flesh color. Could be swollen anal folds? Do not feel hard to the touch.

Are all hems bluish? Think saw bumps but they were flesh color. Could be swollen anal folds? Do not feel hard to the touch.

Not usually: Thrombosed external hemorrhoids are typically bluish, at the edge of the anus and usually tender initially. Once the blood clot resolves it can leave a hemorrhoid tag which is usually soft, flesh colored and non-tender. ...Read more

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My right ductus deferen is swollen. When looking from above I can see a small bump. The pain is not always consistent. Can you please help?

Testicular swelling.: I assume you have a swelling of the testicle, just by inspection delineating vas deference swelling is not that easy. It is tiny little tube, Have it checked out. ...Read more

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Hi, I get random bumps on my head that feel like swollen. There is no fluid in them and they disappear in anywhere from minutes to hours but return?

Hi, I get random bumps on my head that feel like swollen. There is no fluid in them and they disappear in anywhere from minutes to hours but return?

Agree with previous: Answer by Dr. Rhoads. There is also certain dry scalp conditions that produce bumps, and of course head lice nits/bites from fleas. Please check and try the treatment if the condition does not go away. Thanks for trusting in HealthTap. ...Read more

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I have a medium-sized bump that feels swollen. It has this white stuff in it followed by blood. What is the white stuff & is it bad to have the bump?

I have a medium-sized bump that feels swollen. It has this white stuff in it followed by blood. What is the white stuff & is it bad to have the bump?

Bumps: Sound like small abscesses or pockets of infection. The white stuff are white blood cells drawn to the area to fight infection. Best to see a healthcare provider for appropriate eval and treatment. Hope this helps. Best of luck ...Read more

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Last Friday I jammed my left pinky. I couldn't bend it cuz it was swollen. It's not a bad now but my left pinky looks bigger than right and I feel bump?

Last Friday I jammed my left pinky. I couldn't bend it cuz it was swollen. It's not a bad now but my left pinky looks bigger than right and I feel bump?

May need x-ray: From what you described, you may have fractured a bone and it would be prudent to see your doctor for an examination to determine if an x-ray of the finger may be needed to make the diagnosis. ...Read more

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My hemroids is swollen and there is a bump near my rextum?

My hemroids is swollen and there is a bump near my rextum?

Seek MD if thrombose: Hemorrhoids can be felt as lump; may bleed intermittently; seek medical attention if evidence of thrombosis, i.e. clot w tenderness, pain, or even fever. These may need surgery. Given age >50 be sure had screening colonoscopy to rule out colorectal cancer and remove polyps to reduce cancer risks. Anusol can reduce symptoms. Keep stool soft, use baby wipes rather than toilet paper. Balmex ...Read more

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I have a bump on side of tongue and its swollen underneath?

I have a bump on side of tongue and its swollen underneath?

See your dentist: See your dentist who can personally examine you, diagnose the cause and provide appropriate treatment (or refer you to an oral surgeon if necessary. It could be a host of things. The bump may be normal and unrelated to the swelling. ...Read more

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Why is my tongue swollen with white painful "bumps" on the bottom?

Why is my tongue swollen with white painful "bumps" on the bottom?

Not sure: Are you describing canker sores on your tongue? Have you had issues with canker sores previously? Typically, a person with canker sores has had such a previous encounter with canker sores. ...Read more

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My sister has the Hugh bump on her leg with a medium size whole and it's swollen?

My sister has the Hugh bump on her leg with a medium size whole and it's swollen?

Need more details: Please ask your sister if there is history of trauma, accidents, falls etc. How long the bump been there. Is it painful. Is it hard or soft. Acute swelling and painful of any part of body is a cause of concern. It could be a boil,an abscess, hematoma. A cyst, a mass or a tumor. Huge bump of the whole leg needs to be evaluated asap. It could lead to very dangerous compartment syndrome. Good luck! ...Read more

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I have a bump on my right tragus. It is red and swollen and I don't know what it is.

I have a bump on my right tragus. It is red and swollen and I don't know what it is.

Infection: Could be a boil or early access. Apply warm/moist heat to it for 10 minutes at a time throughout the day, take Motrin as directed. If it doesn't get better see your doctor ...Read more

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I have a green vain color bump on the side of my wrist its somewhat swollen. I don't know what it is.

I have a green vain color bump on the side of my wrist its somewhat swollen. I don't know what it is.

Cyst: Lumps in the wrist area are often ganglion cysts which are benign and usually nontender. They are flesh colored as they are covered by normal colored skin. However, a physician will have to inspect this lump in order to make a diagnosis and advise you. ...Read more

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I have a small swollen area with no bumps or blisteres but, has small thin scaly scabs. What is this?

I have a small swollen area with no bumps or blisteres but, has small thin scaly scabs. What is this?

Some ideas: Without an actual examination, I cannot give specific medical advice on your particular health,
Dermatologic conditions are hard to evaluate without seeing them in person.
When it started, where it is are all key points.

PSORIASIS, hits areas that bend. SCABIES affects 1 or few spots and is in lines. Allergic reactions affect areas that touched the allergen. ...Read more

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I think my industrial is infected can you help it’s still swollen and has a bump I’ve had it two weeks now ?

I think my industrial is infected can you help it’s still swollen and has a bump I’ve had it two weeks now
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Piercings: Most industrial piercings involve a double upper ear cartilage. It can cause real problems if this area becomes inflammed or infected. You are more apt to get complication with a chondral piercing vice an ear lobe. Another issue can occur if you are reacting to the metal that makes up the piercing. Please have this medically evaluated. ...Read more

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Every time I get a scratch, it then turns into a swollen raised bump and looks like a huge hive thing. What is this!?

Every time I get a scratch, it then turns into a swollen raised bump and looks like a huge hive thing. What is this!?

Dermatographia: You have a condition called dermatographia. It is a benign condition the cause of which is unknown. As in hives or urticaria, Benadryl (diphenhydramine) can help. ...Read more

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I have this bump on the right side of my uvula. There is no pain and I cannot tell if it is swollen or not. Should i be concerned?

I have this bump on the right side of my uvula. There is no pain and I cannot tell if it is swollen or not. Should i be concerned?

Have it checked: You don't need to be "concerned" but you should have it checked out by an ENT doctor. There are several but benign reasons why lumps can occur by your uvula. It most likely is an enlarged minor salivary gland. In some cases it could be a small wart. Either way you should have it looked at. ...Read more

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Swollen bump between my buttock it hurts when I sit or stan it produce fluid as well been there for years now. Somebody said its fitzila?

Swollen bump between my buttock it hurts when I sit or stan it produce fluid as well been there for years now. Somebody said its fitzila?

Pilonidal Cyst: It depends on where it is. Near the top of the buttocks, it's possible this represents a pilonidal cyst. If it closer to the anus, it may be a perirectal abscess. Best to go to your physician to have it checked out. ...Read more

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If you've had an oshgood schlatters bump for over a yr should u ice it daily even if it is not swollen anymore? Will that help it stay small as u grow

If you've had an oshgood schlatters bump for over a yr should u ice it daily even if it is not swollen anymore? Will that help it stay small as u grow

Osgood - schlatters: Ice would not be indicated if there is no pain or swelling. If there is an increase in size or pain a physical exam is indicated. ...Read more

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I have small bumps in my tonsil wall My tonsil is not swollen i have a bad coughing problem for that I am suffering from it regularly is this serious?

I have small bumps in my tonsil wall My tonsil is not swollen i have a bad coughing problem for that I am suffering from it regularly is this serious?

From Irritation: One pattern visible at the back of the throat known as cobblestoning is associated with allergic rhinitis. Chronic nasal drainage from exposure to allergens/irritants can generate this appearance as well as irritant cough. Acid reflux can also cause persistent irritant cough. A physician evaluation can determine the origin of your condition and offer you a proper course of treatment. ...Read more