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White Bumps On Hip
I have a small white bump just above my hip bone. It had appeared to wall it's self off and now has become irritated and painful. Skin or regular dr?
Skin doctor: Seems to be a ruptured cyst, a dermatologist can drain or excise. ...Read more
Get it checked: It's difficult to say what your problem could be without visualization of the lesion. It's best to follow up with a provider so they can evaluate your condition and determine it's seriousness or lack there of. Possibilities could be an abscess, a cyst, or a viral infection. All the best! ...Read more
Big soft bump: Is usually a fatty rumor, or lipoma. ...Read more
I have small bumps on my hip. Last night there were about 20 of them on one him and tonight there are four in a row on the other hip. They kind of itch?
Painful bumps: A new painful bump in the tissue could be an abscess or boil (furuncle) if it is hot to the touch, or you have a fever you should get checked. However, you don't say how long you have had it, how big it is, the color, whether you injured yourself (ran into something) etc. So it is hard to give any decent information. Check with your doc or try Healthtap Prime & you can talk to a doc, & add pic. ...Read more
Any number of causes: Red itchy bumps can be caused by rubbing, dry skin, chemicals or other irritants, ringworm, folliculitis, or even from systemic diseases. If they do not resolve with gentle cleansing, moisturizing lotion, application of topical antibiotic and/ or antifungal cream, or topical steroid cream within a couple of weeks, you should have them evaluated by your doctor. ...Read more
Conditions are hard to diagnose online. It is important to visually inspect the lesion. It can be any number of things...I will toss out bedbugs as a possibility as I recently saw a patient with them in that location.
But, it is just a possibility amongst many. ...Read more
I have small bumps on my left hip and I didn't know if this was normal I just woke up and started itching my left hip, is there something wrong?
Possible Infection?: There are certain limitations imposed by this format which include the lack of a photograph of the skin lesions about which you requested information, So it's impossible to tell you the correct diagnosis and/or therapy, My Best advice would be to call and make an appointment with the dermatologist. There are many conditions which make bumps in the skin, especially some important ones. ...Read more
Uncertain: There are a # of possible causes. The best way to get an accurate diagnosis would be dermatological evaluation. ...Read more
I came up in a red blotchy bumps on my hip area and I had for some time now and I thought it would've went on its own but it hasn't?
See doctor and have: The rash checked.Get a more detailed answer ›
I have a red bump on my hip that I noticed 3 days ago. Today, however, I noticed that the bump now has little black dots on top. What's going on?
Rash: The best thing to do is get these evaluated by your doctor. We have a hard time telling what they are without examining you. ...Read more
Why am I having goose bumps in my back and hip area since three to four days. I only sit and lie down cuz im handicapped and can't walk. Plz help?
Autonomic Issue?: People that have history of disability or spinal cord injury and do not ambulate have a potential to have an autonomic dysfunction which causes the blood pressure to rise, heart rate to increase, cause goosebumps/hair to raise etc. Sometimes it is related to infection, bowel impaction, stress, etc. You may want your doctor to evaluate your vital signs and consider medications to help. ...Read more
I have a small hard bump on the back of my hip for over a year now (causing me no problems) and yesterday it was red and irritated. What could it be?
See a Dermatologist: 19 y/o Female says, I have a small hard bump on the back of my hip for over a year now (causing me no problems) and yesterday it was red and irritated. What could be? Simple answer is See a Dermatologist to be sure. In general anytime a stable skin rash/ lesion changes in color/shape/ appearance/ form or behavior it should be evaluated by a knowledgeable Consult. ...Read more
Itchy left hip since last 3 month's... itching occurs mainly at night... there are no scares or bumps on hip... but itching gets so worst at times tha?
Red little bumps everywhere on hip and butt, I woke up with them, they are mostly in clusters. Slightly itchy. My son has them too. What kind of bug bite? Should I be concerned?
I have been itching my body and bumps appear. My hip started itching severely and a brown lumpy spot appeared and itches intensely.
Urticaria pigmentosa: This might be urticaria pigmentosa. This is a somewhat rare condition caused by excessive numbers of mast cells (an inflammatory cell) that, when irritated, produce too much histamine triggering an allergic reaction. Using anti-allergy/anti-histamine medications are useful. Make an appointment with your primary care doctor or allergies for evaluation. Good wishes:) ...Read more
Hey am marie and there was 4 days ago when I notice a bump on my hip, and today I notice that the bump grew bigar. Could it be a sign of cancer?
A small bump around 2 cm on hip bone. A bit hurt when its touched (only hurt on the bump). I found it a few days ago, I'm worry a lot. Pls help.
I have a red bump on my hip. Its about half dollar size hot to the touch and painful if touched. There is no signs of puss or anything like that.
Need exam: This needs an exam, call and make an apt. ...Read more
I have scaly dark flesh colored bumps around the right side of my hip traveling to the inside of my thigh for 2 wks. Not sure what this could be?
Exam: Must be visualized and examined: cannot be diagnosed online. ...Read more
I have a bump on my leg that doesn't hurt when sitting but is very painful while standing and when I move my leg something shoots pain in my right hip?
Would like to: Help but you haven't provided enough information such as size, location duration presence or absence of preceding injury etc. ...Read more
Should I see a doctor about possible PLMD? My partner complains that I bump him with my hips every 30 seconds for several hours but not every night.
Not unreasonable: To address this issues with your doctor. Though if you feel you sleep well, have no daytime fatigue, good energy levels, good moods, and overall good health, even if you have PLMD you may defer pharmacotherapy (as its mostly the means of treatment) as it can has significant adverse effects. Nonetheless best of luck. ...Read more