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I get random small painful bumps on my finger what could this be? it is only a few and they are painful to touch

I get random small painful bumps on my finger what could this be? it is only a few and they are painful to touch

Possibly dyshydrotic: eczema. Search for a picture of it on www.mayoclinic.com or www.johnshopkins.com. If it matches get a scrip from your doc for a potent topical steroid and a silk medication glove. ...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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Feel a small bump under skin at the base of index finger. It's not visible but can be felt when palpated. It can be a little painful. What is this?

Feel a small bump under skin at the base of index finger. It's not visible but can be felt when palpated. It can be a little painful. What is this?

Would need to see: it, possibly biopsy or get MRI. There are many nodules that can form including fatty tumors, neuromas, cysts... see dermatologist or hand specialist for answers. ...Read more

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Groups of small colourless bumps on sides of some fingers and side of one palm. Not itchy at all, not painful. Ideas? Cleared up after 2-3 days..

See your doctor: Having these types of symptoms can best be solved by having your doctor perform a thorough evaluation. Only through this type of process can he/she discover what's going on and how best to help you. ...Read more

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Small, painful bump in the middle/crease of my armpit. I can feel this on my skin just by running my finger lightly over the area. Should I be worred?

Small, painful bump in the middle/crease of my armpit. I can feel this on my skin just by running my finger lightly over the area. Should I be worred?

Small infection?: You may have folliculitis, a small infection of a hair follicle. Or if you feel a little lump, you may have an abscess. Abscesses will sometimes open and drain on their own; you can use hot compresses to encourage this. If it becomes very painful and does not drain, you should see a doctor for evaluation and possible drainage if there's a boil/cyst/abscess. ...Read more

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I have a small painful (almost stinging) bump on my left index finger it is flesh coloured and really can only be felt. I noticed it this morning. then there was a painless pinkish light coloured right above the knuckle of that index finger that i notice

I have a small painful (almost stinging) bump on my left index finger it is flesh coloured and really can only be felt. I noticed it this morning.  then there was a painless pinkish light coloured right above the knuckle of that index finger that i notice

PAINFUL FINGER BUMP: WITHOUT SEEING OR FEELING THIS BUMP, IT'S HARD TO KNOW WHAT EXACTLY THIS IS. WHILE IT DOES NOT SOUND DANGEROUS OR SERIOUS, PLEASE SEE YOUR PCP. HE OR SHE MIGHT HAVE A SOLUTION. IF NOT, THESE DOCTORS WILL REFER YOU TO THE APPROPRIATE SPECIALIST, LIKE A DERMATOLOGIST OR A HAND SURGEON. THANK YOU FOR YOUR QUESTION. ...Read more

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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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I have a small white bump on my left index finger. It only is painful when I have pressure on it, or this morning when my hand was swollen. Pic attach?

I have a small white bump on my left index finger. It only is painful when I have pressure on it, or this morning when my hand was swollen. Pic attach?

Exam needed: A tender white lesion on a finger combined with a swollen hand raises suspicion of an infection. Therefore I recommend an urgent examination by a physician in the hospital emergency room for diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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Small white bumps on fingers?

Small white bumps on fingers?

Sounds like: Neurodermatitis, especially if you have little blister like eruptions before white bumps appear. Dry your hands completely after every handwashing, apply 1% Hydrocortisone cream at bedtime, and wear gloves to bed. If this doesn't do it, it is dermatologist time. ...Read more

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I have small irritating bumps on fingers?

I have small irritating bumps on fingers?

Many possibilities: Some causes of “raised bumps” may include soft tissue masses, infection, ganglions, fibromas, inflamed lymph nodes, and cysts. Have the area evaluated by a professional to get the right diagnosis. ...Read more