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White Bumps On Nose
Does smoking cause white bumps in nose or swollen nasal passage of red plushy thing, nose is dry too ?
What are these symptoms a sign of more than likely?: white bumps in nose, sores in mouth; burning rectum
Diagnosis: There is no way to make a diagnosis on the internet. You are going to have to bite the bullet and see a doctor. ...Read more
White bump on nose very small at bottom of nostril no red been there for about a month doesn't look like a whitehead. What could it be?
Nose lesion?: Best to be seen by derma or PS for evaluation &/or bx of it. ...Read more
Currently using betaderm cream, I have itchy red skin with small white bumps around nose, mouth, & eyes. Occurs randomly, what is this issue called?
Stop the cream.: First of all, betaderm (which contains betamethasone) is a strong steroid cream that should not be used on the face. Stop using it. Your pimply rash could be due to the cream itself. If it was there before you started applying betaderm, the most common causes are adult acne and rosacea, both easily treatable by a dermatologist, once he or she makes a precise diagnosis. ...Read more
Is there an std that causes swollen red plushy naval passage and white bumps in nose and back sides of throat, yellow tongue?
Here are some...: What presented is not enough to derive a right Dx. And how to figure out what might cause all your reported symptoms requires collecting detailed history, conducting proper physical exam, & giving reasonable tests as needed. Then how? Please follow instructions described in http://www.formefirst.com/eNewsletter06.html; thereby you gain much insight on how to work with Dco for right Dx / Rx... ...Read more
Nothing serious: This is usually caused by blocked sweat glands or oil glands, and will usually go away without treatment. If it is looking inflamed or is painful, you should see your doctor. ...Read more
Difficult Dx: Unless we see it! consult u r md! ...Read more
Nasal Vestibulitis: This is not an uncommon problem. Just inside the nose, there are a number of small hairs called vibrissae. Because they are hair follicles that can get inflamed or infected and can be quite sore. Usually requires a prescription antibiotic ointment. You should see your doctor to make sure that's what it is and to get the right treatment. ...Read more
Fibrous Papule: A fibrous papule develops during late adolescence or early adult life on the nose, or less often, elsewhere on the face. It is a dome shaped shiny lesion 2-6 mm in diameter, sometimes bearing a central hair. Although it looks similar to a skin-coloured mole (dermal naevus), it is more firm in texture. It is harmless but persists unchanged lifelong. See your dermatologist for removal. ...Read more
Scab or fungus: Some people with dry noses will get large crusts that come out. Also patients with fungal balls in their sinuses will occasionally blow out a large chunk. If this happens repeatedly he should see an ent. ...Read more
I had my nose pierce for about 3 weeks now and I have a small bump on the inside! is this normal?
HypertrophicScarInf: It may be a hypertrophic scar like keloid,granuloma or allergic reaction to the nose ring if it contains Nickel. I suggest you get it checked by your Doctor and do not take it off till you see the doctor If infected may need local or oral antibiotics after cleaning and draining the bump by the doctor.Do not try to sqeeze or drain the bump.If it is a scar,granuloma or keloid.It can be handled later ...Read more
After scrathing my bumps at my upper nose are the area becomes suddenly dark. This makes me very scared. What if it never comes back to brown again?
Hyperpigmentation: I am not certain of you skin type and color, but more darkly pigmented individuals will tend to hyperpigment or darken when they scar from a cut or a boil or even acne. Sun exposure may worsen it the darkening even more significantly. Bleaching agents can be used to lighten the area once the inflammation has settled down. ...Read more
I have a hard bump under the nose inside the skin . Its painful but not always. It will get smaller and grow bigger. What do you think it could be?wha
Bump: This may be an inclusion cyst under the skin. Apparently it is not inflamed or infected. A physician would have to examine it to make the diagnosis however. ...Read more
Hi dr. my concern is my 4 month old baby nose it looks wide and the tip looks a bit push and he has like a bump in top of the tip s that normal?
Exam: This would need to be visualized to know. ...Read more