Doctor insights on:
Tiny White Bumps On Knuckles
Ecezema : It sounds like ecezema. Only an examination would be confirmatory. A variety of conditions affecting the skin can have itchiness and bumps as symptoms. A dermatologist is an expert who can confirm what your condition is, and an recommend the proper treatment. Good luck. ...Read more
Itchy bumps: Small bumps can occur on the skin for a variety of reasons, but when they are "ichy" it is usually an indication that they are a "reaction" to something - an "allergy". You may be allergic to something that your skin is coming in contact with like a soap or lotion - could also be clothing. Try to find out what is causing the reaction, eliminate it, and see if it gets better. Steroid cream may help. ...Read more
Yesterday I saw a soft bump on my elbows. But today I have realized small dots forming around my knuckles. Should I be concerned ? What is it?
What can cause little tiny bumps around my knuckles, an outbreak on my elbows and just about everywhere my skin folds?
Dr. Linville answers...Follow up question:
i also have cspine ddd. Will this also cause small bone bumps to form near knuckles?
Bumps on knuckles: Heberden's nodes are genetic arthritic spurs on the distal finger joints, more common in women (look at mom, nana, or auntie's fingers). Bouchards nodes, affect the proximal knuckle (closest to the palm) and are less common. These are arthritic, but not specifically related to cervical ddd. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Dropped hcl on finger and it left a small dark bump on the knuckle. It's not irritating me. What should I put on it for it to go away?
HCL burn: Flush the finger with water immediately for at least 15 minutes and then seek the attention of a physician to make sure that your digit is safe.Good luck. ...Read more
Small reoccurring bump on finger near knuckle. It is flesh colored (maybe a bit red) and will last 4-5 days. It seems to shrink in size over the course. Notice when it 1st shows up- no other symptoms
Synovial cyst: Sometimes a small channel can develop between the deeper levels in the skin which can communicate with an adjacent joint. As the joint moves it can "pump" synovial (joint) fluid into a cyst under the skin. It can wax and wane in size; sometimes is can be re absorbed completely. If, however, it were to become progressively larger and painful it might be useful to check with an Orthopedic MD ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Small bumps on my r middle and ring finger knuckles and they hurt when i clench a fist. They've been there for months and i don't know what they are?
Needs to be checked: We need more information and need a visual exam to tell you what these are.So see your doctor or a dermatologist. ...Read more