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I recently purchased a product called nadinola for my darkspots but the next day I woke up with bumps what should I do? Anyway to make it go fast?

I recently purchased a product called nadinola for my darkspots but the next day I woke up with bumps what should I do? Anyway to make it go fast?

Nadinola reaction: 16 F I recently purchased a product called nadinola for my darkspots but the next day I woke up with bumps what should I do? Anyway to make it go fast? This contains benzene and should never be use skin. None of these creams have been well studied and may be dangerous. Consult with a dermatologist please. ...Read more

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What are hard bumps that pop up on skin and itch called?

What are hard bumps that pop up on skin and itch called?

Uncertain: There are a # of possible causes. The best way to get an accurate diagnosis would be dermatological evaluation. ...Read more

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I have bumps on my skin, that is called kp, how can I treat it?

I have bumps on my skin, that is called kp, how can I treat it?

Moisturize!!: Keratosis pilaris is a common skin condition that causes rough patches and small, acne-like bumps, usually on the arms, thighs, cheeks and buttocks. Keratosis pilaris bumps are usually white, sometimes red, and generally don't hurt or itch. Keratosis pilaris can be frustrating because it's difficult to treat. However, keratosis pilaris isn't often serious and usually disappears by age 30. ...Read more

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What is a very small, hard, flat, white, painless bump in the foreskin called?

What is a very small, hard, flat, white, painless bump in the foreskin called?

Have this evaluated: It is difficult to know exactly what it is you are describing. I would see a dermatologist to check this out. It could be many things. ...Read more

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What are bumps on the tongue called?

What are bumps on the tongue called?

Bumps on Tongue: Most "bumps" on the tongue are taste buds. The large ones in the back are called circumvalate taste buds that many patients confuse for a growth. Growths, even cancers can occur on the tongue (especially in tobacco users) so check with your ENT doctor if in doubt. ...Read more

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I have bumps all over my body is called a cyst what causes it to?

I have bumps all over my body is called a cyst what causes it to?

The? Is not clear: I know you have limited space to ask your question, but the way this is asked no answer is possible. I'd recommend seeing a dermatologist since this sounds more like a rash (all over my body) than a cyst which is usually located in one place.

Sorry I couldn't be of more help. ...Read more

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My 1 year old has a few crusty pusty bumps in his head in diffrent areas. What is this call and do I do?

My 1 year old has a few crusty pusty bumps in his head in diffrent areas. What is this call and do I do?

Seborrhea or impetig: Crusty bumps could be impetigo (bacterial infection) or could be seborrheic dermatitis (cradle cap). You may want your doctor to take a peek at it to best guide your treatment. One may require topical or oral antibiotics one doesn't. ...Read more

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My 1 year old has a few crusty pusty bumps in his head in diffrent areas. What is this call and what do I do?

Get child examined: Have the child's pediatrician look at it. It is impossible to be specific without being able to exam the area. ...Read more

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What is the tiny bumps on arms called?

What is the tiny bumps on arms called?

Keratosis Pilaris: Often keratosis pilaris looks like tiny little bumps on the upper arm associated with hair follicles. ...Read more

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What is the bump behind your ear called?

What is the bump behind your ear called?

Not sure. It could: Be a cyst. Could be a lymph node. There are a # of possible causes. The best way to get an accurate diagnosis would be dermatological evaluation. ...Read more

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I have tiny bumps on the corners of my mouth, what is this called?

I have tiny bumps on the corners of my mouth, what is this called?

Many possibilities: Bumps under the skin could be as a result of different reasons of which could include an ingrown hair, acne, infection, abscess, or an allergic reaction to various things like detergents or soaps or to medications. Have it evaluated by your physician to get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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I get those painful little bumps on my tongue sometimes, which I call lie bumps. What can be causing them?

I get those painful little bumps on my tongue sometimes, which I call lie bumps. What can be causing them?

Inflamed taste buds?: Some bumps on one's tongue are normal (they are taste buds). However, they should not be painful. I would suggest that you see your own dentist when you have them for a definitive diagnosis, as we cannot see them, but your own dentist can. If they occur only when you lie and your dentist cannot explain it, then perhaps? ...Read more

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What is the condition called when you have a bump under your knee and its from growing and it will hurt intel your stops growing?

What is the condition called when you have a bump under your knee and its from growing and it will hurt intel your stops growing?

Osgood Schlatter's?: In case you were referring to the anterior (front) part of the knee, you're probably trying to think of osgood schlatter's disease, which occurs at the site of attachment of the quadriceps tendon to the tibial tuberosity, below the patella (kneecap). Search on it and see what you think. ...Read more

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What are bumps on genitals labia area called?

What are bumps on genitals labia area called?

Need examination: There are many reasons for labia bumps. Please provide a photo for us to better characterize and diagnose the bump. ...Read more

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I'm having a bump in pubic hair region what is it called?

I'm having a bump in pubic hair region what is it called?

Bump?: Are you talking about a pimple? A hard bump? Is it tender? How big is it? Please give more details. ...Read more

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My son had small bumps in his face-chicken bumps as they call. Is there any cream to apply to treat it.?

My son had small bumps in his face-chicken bumps as they call. Is there any cream to apply to treat it.?

More info: "chicken bumps" are more commonly seen on the arms and legs and do well with cod liver oil (orally). On the face...Depends on the age. If a newborn is one thing. Older children I would want to see the rash before offering suggestions. In general there is a great cream. Called schmoove. Can be ordered from maker. Check it out at www. Franzcenter. Com under herbaceuticals. ...Read more

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I have this unbearable bump on my virgina it's at the top of the clit where we call LITTLE man in the boat. What could that bump be cos from?

I have this unbearable bump on my virgina it's at the top of the clit where we call LITTLE man in the boat. What could that bump be cos from?

Herpes: A painful unbearable bump on your boat is probably herpes simplex. Go a doctor for some medications.
I hope your "Virginia" and "little man in the boat" feel better soon. ...Read more

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What are other bumps on the butt cheek of anas called that feel like hemriods?

What are other bumps on the butt cheek of anas called that feel like hemriods?

Perianal lumps: One concern in condylomata. Best that you google this. You should see a gynacologist for cnfirmation and treatment. ...Read more

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I have this painful bump on the side of my tongue. I've heard of it being called a lie bump. I need to know how to get rid of it.

I have this painful bump on the side of my tongue. I've heard of it being called a lie bump. I need to know how to get rid of it.

Papilititis: The name "lie bumps" is a result of a myth that telling lies would cause them. However, very little has been written about this condition in scientific articles or textbooks and scientific studies have failed to produce a definite cause. Possible causes include: "stress, gastrointestinal upset, menstruation, acidic or sour food, smoking, and local trauma" (direct physical irritation) of the tongue ...Read more

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At a month old baby developed 2 red bumps on head. Ped called them strawberry marks. 8 mos later still has the bumps. Dr says its ok? Should I get 2nd

At a month old baby developed 2 red bumps on head. Ped called them strawberry marks. 8 mos later still has the bumps. Dr says its ok? Should I get 2nd

Maybe: Your pediatrician is likely right, but when it comes to your child's health there is nothing wrong with getting a second opinion. Sometimes we can benefit from getting things explained in a different way. ...Read more

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Docs, what's a bump under the skin of one's armpit called?

Docs, what's a bump under the skin of one's armpit called?

Possibly: A swollen lymph. Maybe a cyst. It really depends on what the mass actually is. ...Read more

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I have a bump inside my mouth with a white head and hurts. What is this called?

I have a bump inside my mouth with a white head and hurts. What is this called?

Abscess: It appears you have an abscess from your description. In needs to be evaluated by a dentist for the cause and for proper treatment. It will not resolve on its own if it is an abscess. ...Read more

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What are these tiny bumps on my skin called? Could they be from sweating in the sauna?

What are these tiny bumps on my skin called? Could they be from sweating in the sauna?

Where are they?: If on upper arms, they are called keratosis pilaris (sometimes seen on upper legs too). If elsewhere, you'll need to see a dermatologist to get precise diagnosis. Doubt that it's due to sweating in a sauna, regardless of what it is. ...Read more

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My child has small bumps that come and go on her face, back, and legs. What is that called? May they be a cure for it?

My child has small bumps that come and go on her face, back, and legs. What is that called? May they be a cure for it?

See doctor: It may be eczema or heat rash, but there is no way to say accurately what it is without actually seeing it. Your child's pediatrician can diagnose it when he/she sees to bumps. ...Read more

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I have tiny red flat bumps on my arm. I have been researching it and all I can come up with is a condition called petechiae. Should I go to the er?

Keratosis Pilaris: Keratosis pilaris is harmless (benign). It seems to run in families. It is more common in people who have very dry skin, or who have atopic dermatitis (eczema).
The condition is generally worse in winter and often clears in the summer.
Symptoms include:
small bumps that look like "goose bumps" on the back of the upper arms and thighs. ...Read more

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My one yr old has white bumps on upper thighs and shoulders. My doc said it was the dead skin getting caught. What is that called? I want to get ridof

Keratosis Pilaris: Keratosis pilaris is a common skin condition in which a protein in the skin called keratin forms hard plugs within hair follicles.
Treatment may include:
moisturizing lotions to soothe the skin and help it look better,
skin creams that contain urea, lactic acid, glycolic acid, salicylic acid, tretinoin, or vitamin d,
steroid creams to reduce redness. ...Read more