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My knee has a weird bump on it?

My knee has a weird bump on it?

Bump: a photo graph and more information in terms of pain, redness and symptoms will be helpful to give some advise. ...Read more

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What could a hard, painless bump on outer knee be?

What could a hard, painless bump on outer knee be?

Worth having seen: Is it perhaps osgood-schlatter's, a distinctive hard bump on the top center of your shin bone? In any case, you want it seen -- you're a young man and there are some aggressive bony tumors that can arise here. ...Read more

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What are possible causes of bumps on the top of my knee?

What are possible causes of bumps on the top of my knee?

Nodules or bursae: Nodules can be soft and full of fluid ie bursae or hard and firm and be crystals of uric acid or other forms or cartilage fragments from trauma or with sytemic symptoms could be a manifestation of underlying inflammation in diseases such as rheumaatic fever sarcoidosis or others. ...Read more

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How do u know if your knee is broken because mine is a little bump that hurts when you touch it?

How do u know if your knee is broken because mine is a little bump that hurts when you touch it?

The only way to get : A correct diagnosis is to be evaluated by a physician and have the indicated imaging studies for an acurate diagnosis. ...Read more

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My husband has a blue dot bump on his knee that causes pain every once and a while what could it be ?

My husband has a blue dot bump on his knee that causes pain every once and a while what could it be ?

Get it evaluated: It is impossible to say without actually being able to see the lesion. Because there are several possibilities including a melanoma, have his doctor take a look. ...Read more

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I have a huge bump on the side of my knee and when touched it hurts and feels hard. I have appointment in october and what is this should I be worrie?

I have a huge bump on the side of my knee and when touched it hurts and feels hard. I have appointment in october  and what is this should I be worrie?

Get appoint. sooner: This could represent an old injury, bursitis or some other inflammation. Either way, i think october is a long time to wait for an acute problem. First you should see your primary care doctor if it is an orthopedist who has the long appointment time. They can often help you solve the problem and if not can help you get a more rapid appointment with the correct specialist. ...Read more

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Itchy bumps on elbows and knees. Why?

Itchy bumps on elbows and knees. Why?

Allerfy? Psoriaisis?: This could represent dermatitis or psoriasis. This could be assocated with food allergy or atopic dermatitis. Try hydrocrotisone over the counter. If not effective see dermatologist for evaluation amd treatment. ...Read more

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I have itchy bumps on elbows and knees. What could it be?

I have itchy bumps on elbows and knees. What could it be?

Rash: Any skin condition is difficult to identify without seeing it or having more history. What does it look like?Is it red?Flad/raised? Etc. It could be that your knees have come into contact with something and is showing an allergic reaction. Could be eczema or psoriasis or skin rashes can sometimes be a sign of something going on internally. Best to have a doctor take a look and take a full history. ...Read more

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Random bumps underneath my knees. Itched at first and now have been there for 4 days. What are they?

Random bumps underneath my knees. Itched at first and now have been there for 4 days. What are they?

Bumps: Hard to say. Multiple possibilities from folliculitis from shaving to insect bites to dermatitis. Given you are a sexually active young female who is or recently took plan b, do you have abrasions on your knees. Consider a topical antibiotic ointment first. If spreading or persistent more than a week seek in person consultation. ...Read more

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Leg hurts with bump on back on knee?

See below: Sounds like a baker's cyst, which is a collection of excess joint fluid which makes it's way out of the knee capsule to the back of the knee between two muscles. It is not a serious condition, but usually indicates an arthritic issue in the knee. It can cause discomfort. Sometimes we drain these but they usually come back. You shoud get your knee examined to determine if this is what it is. ...Read more

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Bump under skin above knee for 3 days?

Bump under skin above knee for 3 days?

Many possibilities: Hard to say what this is. Could be a cyst, lipoma (collection of fat), inflammation, etc. ...Read more

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Small bump below knee the size of a bb?

Small bump below knee the size of a bb?

Not to worry.: Keep an eye on it. Most likely it will go away within a few weeks. It is common to develop small skin or connective tissue irregularities. It doesn't sound like anything serious. If it continues to enlarge, then get it checked out. ...Read more

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Itchi elbows and knees.. Bumps come and go?

Itchi elbows and knees.. Bumps come and go?

Probably: This is probably eczema. Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. ...Read more

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Bump behind knee that has no pain, is this a tumor?

Bump behind knee that has no pain, is this a tumor?

Bakers cyst: The main reason for swelling behind the knee is a bakers cyst. Not a serious problem but very uncomfortable. ...Read more

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I have a large bump in my left knee and it hurts what is it?

I have a large bump in my left knee and it hurts what is it?

Right infront?: It is difficult to tell what type of problem you have from a short question/info you provided. Being 18 and i assume this is a new , large, painful bump (as pictured here?) is call a prepatella bursitis, inflammation of the area just infront of your knee cap. Often result from trauma/kneeling/falling on it a couple of days prior. Motrin/aleve may help. If worsens, consullt doc. Good luck. ...Read more

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I have a bump located under my knee. Any ideas on what it could be?

I have a bump located under my knee. Any ideas on what it could be?

Several things: This is one of those problems where a visit to your doctor is necessary to figure out what's going on. Only after a thorough evaluation, including examination and possibly labs and other tests, can your doctor correctly diagnose you and treat you effectively. ...Read more

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What could be the cause of a huge bump on left side ok my left knee?

Cyst: A meniscal cyst may do what you are describing unusual for a knee to swell only on one side. ...Read more

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What to do if I have inside knee pain with a bump on the inside of my knee?

What to do if I have inside knee pain with a bump on the inside of my knee?

Medial knee bump: Consider meniscal cyst, arthritic spur, medial plica, loose body, or localized effusion. ...Read more

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