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How to get rid of tiny white bumps on the heels of my feet?

How to get rid of tiny white bumps on the heels of my feet?

Probably nothing.: If the white bumps are along the heel margins and only noticeable when pushed upwards against the bottom of the heel, then they are inconsequential fat globules that squeeze out from behind an enmeshment of tissue that contains them. ...Read more

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What causes redish spots/bumps on the heels of small children?

What causes redish spots/bumps on the heels of small children?

Fungus/dermatitis: See a podiatrist if this does not resolve after using anti-fingal cream. ...Read more

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What is the cause of small bumps on the heel?

You may be: Referring to piezogenic papules which are benign growths and are simply herniated fat. ...Read more

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I have a small painful hard bump on the side of my heel that changes in color. I have had this bump for 2 years now.

I have a small painful hard bump on the side of my heel that changes in color. I have had this bump for 2 years now.

Evaluation: You need to have it examined. Due to the color changes, see someone soon. It could be minor problem or a serious one. Don't delay. To find a foot specialist see apma. Org. Dr l. ...Read more

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I have small bumps on back of heels under skin what are they?

I have small bumps on back of heels under skin what are they?

Piezogenic papules: Nothing to worry about. Many people have them. They are called piezogenic papules and are small herniations of the heel fat pad. No treatment is necessary. ...Read more

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I have a painful bump on the bottom left side of my heel. There is a small reddish brown spot. When you feel around it the bumb feels like puss sack.?

Puss: If u think it is a infected blister then you will need antibiotics. Depends how big the abscess is-- may need draining as antibiotics may not work on an abscess if not drained. ...Read more

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I have small bumps on the heels of my foot they are more noticeable when I stand up... They don't have any color to them or do they hurt.... I've had t?

I have small bumps on the heels of my foot they are more noticeable when I stand up... They don't have any color to them or do they hurt.... I've had t?

This might be: Herniated fat, however I can't see your feet to know if this is what you are referring to. Piazegenic papules. Try and footless the term and see if there are pics that match your foot. If so, completely benign and you don't have to do anything about it. ...Read more

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I suddenly have a crack/dent on the side of my heel the skin is not broken or dry it's very painful and next to it there's a small bump also painfull

Exam needed: Without examining the area a diagnosis can't be made. If there is spreading redness I would be concerned about cellulitis which would require antibiotic treatment. The lump could be a cyst. If warm wet applications don't improve the discomfort, have a physician evaluate you. ...Read more

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Have a small red bump on back of heel & has like white center. Very painful I've had it b4 it comes and goes. What could it be? It's as small as a pea

Foreign body or cyst: You have to rule out a foreign body which may have become embedded in the back of your heel, but there is more of a likelihood that it could be an inclusion cyst which can be painful. You should consider having it examined and biopsied which will basically take care of 2 things - it will remove the immediate problem and help determine what it is. See a podiatrist! ...Read more

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I suddenly have a crack/dent on the side of my heel the skin is not broken or dry it's very painful and next to it there's a small bump that's also pa?

Heel pain: Is the indentation on the back of the heel? If you have a bump next to the area which is painful, you probably have a fluid filled cyst called a ganglion. Try padding the surrounding skin by cutting a hole the size of the bump with moleskin. NSAID for several weeks. Avoid positions or activities which worsen the pain or size of the bump. If it fails to resolve in a few weeks or worsens get it chec ...Read more

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I've had a small bump at the heel of my left foot for a long time. It never hurt, but now it is giving me slight pain. I'm not sure if it's my shoes?

I've had a small bump at the heel of my left foot for a long time. It never hurt, but now it is giving me slight pain. I'm not sure if it's my shoes?

Haglund's deformity.: Small bumps on the back of the heel can be caused by one of several different conditions, ranging from a wart to an underlying bone growth. The fact that shoes could be starting to cause irritation is a sign that you need to have the heel evaluated. A simple visual examination along with a possible x-ray may all that is necessary in making a definitive diagnosis and advice on treatment. ...Read more

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There's this little tiny bump on my heel, it hurts to walk and almost looks like I've been stung by a bee or stepped on a splinted but we see nothing.

There's this little tiny bump on my heel, it hurts to walk and almost looks like I've been stung by a bee or stepped on a splinted but we see nothing.

Bump: Evwn if you can't see something, there may still be a foreign body. Soak your foot and use a pumice stone. If this is not helping, see your doctor for an exam and an XR or ultrasound to look for a foreign body. An XR will also tell you about the underlying bones. All the best. ...Read more

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My 10 month old has a very small white bump on the heel of her foot it's very hard but does not bother her it's just weird taking her to her wellness?

My 10 month old has a very small white bump on the heel of her foot it's very hard but does not bother her it's just weird taking her to her wellness?

Bump: If she is walking, she may have stepped on something and there is a foreign body. Keep it clean and gently pumice the area and if persists, have it seen with imaging such as ultrasound. All the best. ...Read more

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I have a small bump near the heel of my left foot and it looks and feels bruised?

I have a small bump near the heel of my left foot and it looks and feels bruised?

Get evaluated: A small bump near the heel that protrudes more when you step done may be a blow out of your fat pad (piezo body).

You shield get examined to see what it is. There are many other causes some benign some worrisome. An mriof the foot may be in order or a biopsy depending on the diagnosis. ...Read more

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Not hives no redness cluster of small hard clear fluid filled bumps on heel of palm on both hands palms and soles of feet itchy Benadryl (diphenhydramine) no help?

Not hives no redness cluster of small hard clear fluid filled bumps on heel of palm on both hands palms and soles of feet itchy Benadryl (diphenhydramine) no help?

A form of dermatitis: There are a few different conditions that may cause such a presentation. This could be due to an organism. But there are a variety of causes which could be due to eczema or a less common condition called pompholyx. It can be challenging to diagnose in a clinical presentation, so I'm thinking the blisters should be cultured and biopsied. Some rx's usually include a topical steroid. ...Read more

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I found a small brown mole looking bump on the bottom of my foot. Not there last Nov. Plenty of dead skin on heel. Wart? Melanoma? Blood spot?

I found a small brown mole looking bump on the bottom of my foot. Not there last Nov. Plenty of dead skin on heel. Wart? Melanoma? Blood spot?

Old Blood?: Odds are that it is old blood imbedded in the callus BUT if it is a melanoma, it is very important to get it when it is small---See a doctor within the next few weeks ...Read more