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Doctor insights on: What Does It Mean When The Soft Spot On A Babys Head Is Raised

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Does the red, dry, bumpy spot on the back of my 3 month old sons head need attention? I noticed a red circle about the size f of a quarter on the back of my 3 month olds head after his 2 month check up. It stays dry, and it it raised a bit and it's seems

Does the red, dry, bumpy spot on the back of my 3 month old sons head need attention? I noticed a red circle about the size f of a quarter on the back of my 3 month olds head after his 2 month check up. It stays dry, and it it raised a bit and it's seems

Difficult : Difficult to tell without a clinical examination, but possibilities include ringworm of the scalp, eczema, psoriasis, and other...I would recommend you see a dermatologist for evaluation. Read more about these possibilities at the link below. I hope that helps! ...Read more

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I have a small white raised spot on the head of my penis. Its not itchy or sore. What coukd it be?

I have a small white raised spot on the head of my penis. Its not itchy or sore. What coukd it be?

A wart?: Particularly if you mean the skin tone referred to as "white, " but may be even if looking like snow-white. No pain/itch can go with that as well. Should get it checked in case you are at risk of sharing it, or if anything else may have been shared with you! (be safe, use condoms!). ...Read more

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What could this small, dry, slightly raised, red, painless spot on head of penis be?

What could this small, dry, slightly raised, red, painless spot on head of penis be?

Here are some...: Without a direct look, it is hard to tell what it may be although it could be related to long tight foreskin or rare penile psoriasis. How sort these out correctly? Follow instruction in articles listed in http://www.formefirst.com/onDealSickness.html. Best wish... ...Read more

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I got different shaped red spot on my penis head and u can barely tell the skin is raised but they do NOT hurt or itch or nothing just looks ugly thnx?

I got different shaped red spot on my penis head and u can barely tell the skin is raised but they do NOT hurt or itch or nothing just looks ugly thnx?

Get checked.: If you have new bumps on your penis, get checked, it might be nothing or it could be genital warts or other things, but it's impossible to be sure without an examination. Always use protection. ...Read more

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I had a boil in November on the lower back of my head, bad-smelling clear pus came out when I squeezed it, then it healed. Now I have a reddish raised bump in that spot. What could this be/what should be done, if anything?

I had a boil in November on the lower back of my head, bad-smelling clear pus came out when I squeezed it, then it healed. Now I have a reddish raised bump in that spot. What could this be/what should be done, if anything?

Skin care: 60 year old gentleman with history of a skin infection versus cyst. You should visit a dermatologist in the office to examine your skin. It is possible that this is a self-limited skin infection or infected follicle or it could be a sebaceous cyst which has lining that will elaborate keratinous grummus until that lining is scraped. Your dermatologist will be able to evaluate this for you. ...Read more

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I have a small raised white bump just under penis head which is painless is this a fordyce spot ?

I have a small raised white bump just under penis head which is painless is this a fordyce spot ?

See a doctor: Fordyce spots, also known as Fordyce's spots, Fordyce granules or Sebaceous Prominence, are small raised, pale red, yellow-white or skin-colored bumps or spots that appear on the shaft of the penis, the labia, scrotum, or the vermilion border of the lips of a person's face. They can also be found on the foreskin of the penis (called Tyson's glands).(courtesy of MNT Knowledge Center) see a doctor. ...Read more

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On my for arm theres a raised red spot that has a dark head and hurts really bad its red swollen has a head hurts and is really hard

On my for arm theres a raised red spot that has a dark head and hurts really bad its red swollen has a head hurts and is really hard

See skin MD: I can't tell you exactly what you have. How long has it been there, has it enlarged, has it bled, are all important bits of information. Depending on these factors it could be an insect or tick bite, some kind of foreign body injury, or a skin tumor (benign or malignant). You should see a dermatologist asap to find out. This may require a biopsy or total removal for pathology examination. ...Read more

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I notice like 4 bumps like Fordyce spot close to mu penis head urinary spot, what can itbe? No itchy, little and raised skin , no color changes

I notice like 4 bumps like Fordyce spot close to mu penis head urinary spot, what can itbe? No itchy, little and raised skin , no color changes

PPP: Pearly penile papules, sometimes called tyson's glands. Can come and go, be more prominent at times than others. They are benign , normal and no need for concern. Most prominent in uncircumcised penises. You can always take and send a picture for our review ; confirmation. It would not be sexting ; would be for medical review and you remain anonymous. ...Read more

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Just noticed a new, very small, slightly raised spot that looks like a freckle that appeared overnight. I just tried new skin care, could this be why?

Just noticed a new, very small, slightly raised spot that looks like a freckle that appeared overnight. I just tried new skin care, could this be why?

No: That raised bright red spot with sharp margins likely would have happened anyway & will lead to a freckle. You will probably see others as well. If you still have concerns, send us a picture, or see a clinician locally. Hope that helps. ...Read more

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Sir i ave white circular raised spot/marks on my face. How to remove them?

Sir i ave white circular raised spot/marks on my face.
How to remove them?

Please see: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. These are probably stucco keratoses. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have some raised spots on the head of the penis?

Is it normal to have some raised spots on the head of the penis?

Yes: Many men have a ring of small pin head size lumps all arround the glans penis. These are papillae, actually nerve endings, these are normal. It is not a disease. I have seen many men come to my office thinking these are warts. They donot need to be removed and should not be removed.Zk. ...Read more

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Is a 7 month old babies soft spot on top of their head noticeable when their hair is wet?

Is a 7 month old babies soft spot on top of their head noticeable when their hair is wet?

Anterior fontanelle: Should be easy to feel by gently touching with the soft part of the fingertips whether wet or dry. It usually closes at around a year of age, but the timing is quite variable. ...Read more

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I've got a spot on my nose that i've had for a few months, it is not read but is raised and large-ish, what is it?!

I've got a spot on my nose that i've had for a few months, it is not read but is raised and large-ish, what is it?!

Could be anything: Dermatological conditions are best seen or photographed. So it's difficult to say without much more detail. It could be a wart, pimple, blackhead, mole, etc. ...Read more