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Causes Of A Bump Under The Skin
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
Could mean: Many things... Did you hit your head? This could mean swelling or bruising under the skin. Is is a rubbery bump that can move? That could be a lipoma, or fat accumulation. It could also be a lymph node. Please see a doctor for a full history and exam. Best of luck! ...Read more
Possible irritation: Small bumps on the head of the penis, especially in an uncircumcised male, most often either a normal variation or minor self-limiting irritation that resolves with good mild soap and water hygiene and avoidance of local irritants. Less often due to a bacterial or fungal/yeast infection - most commonly in diabetics and associated with redness, whitish discharge, and discomfort which may require rx. ...Read more
See your doctor: This is a problem that necessitates a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. This will allow him/her to examine you, ask specific questions. And possibly order tests to find out what's wrong and what to do to help you. ...Read more
Several things: This is a problem that necessitates a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. This will allow him/her to examine you, ask specific questions. And possibly order tests to find out what's wrong and what to do to help you. ...Read more
SKIN COLORED BUMPS:
WHERE ARE THEY LOCATED?
HOW LONG HAS IT BEEN GOING ON?
DO THEY ITCH?
DO THEY HURT?
DO THEY BURN?
SEE YOUR DERMATOLOGIST ...Read more
I have two bumps on the back my head, it has been here since I can remember. Don't hurt, no irritation, nothing. What does this mean.?
Exostoses: If these have been present for years, are bony hard and show no growth, pain or tenderness, they may be boney growths (exostoses) of the skull and these are benign. However it's best to have your Physician examine them and advise you. ...Read more
What does it mean when I am itchy and I scratch then these big bumps and small bumps rises above my skin? I have a picture how do I send it to you?
Hypersensitivity: Your skin is in a state of hypersensitivity to pressures on it causing hivelike swellings and angioedema reactions. There is something of an allergic reaction causing this hypersensitivity. Taking antihistamines like benadryl (causes drowsiness) or claritin (loratadine) may help. See an allergist for evaluation. ...Read more
Although probably: Not serious, see your doctor to be sure. It could be an infection. ...Read more
Manymany causes: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. This is probably eczema. ...Read more
Penis bump: Penis bumps can be many things. Some STDs, some not. Only general advice can be given without a photo or physical exam. Top 2 photos are non-STDs: Fordyce spots (sebum which can be extricated by M.D. or left alone), Infected hair follicle (plucked and kept clean). Bottom 2 photos are STDs (HPV and Molluscum) to be evaluated by your MD so s/he can rule out other STDs and council you for prevention. ...Read more
My left testicle has little bumps on it, and its more sensitive then the right side, and I have a lot more loose skin what does it mean?
Needs to be checked:
We can not say what is causing these bumps without looking at it
so I suggest you get it checked by your family doctor to find out what is causing your symptoms
ask your parents to take you to your pediatrician to get it checked. ...Read more
No: Tiny bumps are often just sebaceous cysts. It's best to be examined to confirm. ...Read more
Eczema outbreaks ranges from dry/weepy bumps, skin lesions, flakes/dry scales (in one outbreak). Does this mean I have more than one kind of eczema?
Not necessarily: These are common manifestations of eczema. The key to recovery is that you treat the cause. That eliminates most of the need for symptomatic medicines like steroid creams etc. To learn more about treating the cause please visit us at www. Ehacstl. Mostly eczema is environmental like inhalants such as dust molds pollens and hidden food allergy. there is no need for you to suffer ...Read more
Uncertain: It might be a swollen lymph node or a cyst. Examination would be needed to provide an accurate diagnosis. ...Read more
Shaving: If they are not "razor bumps" your DR needs to have a look. ...Read more
Teen hit her head. Has a tennis ball sized bump on forehead that is squishy. What does the squishness mean?
Blood pocket: This indicated that bleeding from the injury has formed a blood pocket in the location. It will usually reach a peak size and stop bleeding due to the pressure formed I the pocket. Within a day or more there may be migration of the breakdown products of the blood, producing a black eye. There can also be a hard lump form in the area that last months from calcium buildup. ...Read more
I have acne bumps that never come to the surface of my skin. (all over my forehead) what does that mean. How can it be fixed?
- Talk to a doctor online
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