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White Bumps On Thumb
I have a white bump on my thumb that hurts to tpuch, it has a small reddish brown dot in the center. Is this a wart?
Sounds like a wart.: See a Dermatologist and have it checked. ...Read more
Infection: That would be the most common including things like a herpetic infection if vesicles (fluid filled little pockets) form. ...Read more
Need to see it: It may not be a problem but you need to show it to your physician. To be safe it could be an infection. ...Read more
Difficult Dx: Unless we see it .Consult u r md soon! ...Read more
Exam: Get examined by a physician. Without a photo, it is impossible to diagnose. ...Read more
Got a red bump on my thumb that's been there for months, I popped it once and white stuff came out but the bump didn't go away and it's still here?
Cyst: It sounds like a synovial cyst and it will not disappear without surgical removal. Howevever it will not do you any harm to leave it alone ...Read more
My 3 year old has tiny bumps underneath her skin on her thumb. She says that it isn't painful unless you press on them, wondering what this might be?
Could be...: It is hard to say from the description and location- however likely this could be a form of viral infection such as a wart or molloscum. For the best diagnosis have your daughter seen by her pediatrician. ...Read more