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White Lump Removed From Bump On Nose
Felt a pimple type tiny bump in my ear near lobule but the bump is on the inside only(doesn't show)I pressed white stuff/puss came out from piercing ?
See Your Doctor Now: Your description suggests you may have an Epidermal Inclusion Cyst. Caused by growth of skin-like cells within dermis. Usually asymptomatic but can produce a cheesy-like discharge, can also become inflammed and infected. Treatment includes incision and drainage, antibiotics. Surgical removal of cyst wall may be needed to prevent recurrence. See your doctor now for prompt evaluation and treatment. ...Read more
Most likely no: These yellowish whitish things are ver common in the tonsils. Debris forms in the tonsillar crypts and sometimes the tonsil forms a membrane that walls it off. This then appears as a lump. In general, these are nothing to worry about. If concerned, an ENT doctor will be able to quickly evaluate it and reassure you. ...Read more
I have tiny pimple size bump on back of ear (it's not a lympnh node behind ear) it's an actual tiny bump on back of ear. Looks like it's under skin.
Bump behind ear: This could represent a cyst. it is best to have it evaluated by your doctor as we can not see it or examine it on health tap. ...Read more
Discovered small, painless scab base of left side of penis. Got flustered; removed scab. Minor bleeding stopped. Now painless red area with white bump?
See your doctor: This lesion could have a few different causes. See your doctor for appropriate testing and treatment. ...Read more
I just noticed a tiny mole-like dot on the inside of my left cheek, above my wisdom tooth. Melanoma? My dad once had a pre-cancerous mole removed.
Likely benign: Pigmented lesions can be seen in the oral cavity. The most common are benign such as melanotic macules, nevi, smoker's melanosis, amalgam and graphite tattoos, racial pigmentation, and vascular blood-related pigments occur with some frequency. If it has been there for a while, it's likely benign. If it is relatively new, then follow up with your dentist/oral surgeon to rule out other causes. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Vestibulitis: The most common cause of a painful red lump on the inside of the nose is vestibulitis, which is an infection of the hair follicles of the inside skin of the nose where the hairs grow. The treatment is oral antibiotics, an antibiotic cream and careful cleaning. This should be examined by an ENT doctor. ...Read more
Hard moving lump inside my mouth on the left side near my salivary glands on the bone. Also very small red bumps near tonsils on one side? 16 year old
Lump on neck, lump on back of tongue, white spot on tonsil, red dots on tongue (look like large paepelle), white coating on tongue, ear/throat pain.
Doctor can check: New throat pain can be from a strep throat infection (antibiotics are needed), a cold or influenza (antibiotics usually not used), or from some other cause such as allergies or irritants. Usually, a person sees the doctor if the sore throat is "super sore", recurrent, or doesn't go away quickly (mainly to check for strep throat). Throat infections can occur along with tongue and ear symptoms. ...Read more
Ihave had a small hard lump on the surface of my cheek that grows a hard white pimple like head for 4 months.I scratch it comes back?
May be a skin cyst: A bump on the skin that has whitish stuff inside, but is not pus as in a pimple, is likely a skin cyst that contains skin oils and skin cells. A primary care doctor or a dermatologist can look at it to see what can be done. Sometimes, keeping the cyst empty for a while will allow it to shrink in size. Other times, a bothersome cyst needs surgical removal. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Tiny bumps on soft palate, drainage march 2013, bumps on the back of throat, throat isnt sore, white spot on uvula with red outline. Possible hpv?
Small pea size cyst that's flesh coloured & yellow. It's in front of my tonsil on the part that attaches my tounge to the pillar of my mouth?
Does it hurt?: Any fevers? Could be from previous infection. Let me know when you can if it hurts to help. ...Read more
2 or 3 raised red bumps with white center on back of throat on top near uvula. I had tonsils removed years ago. Bumps are a little sore. What is it?
Cannot diagnose: Answers on HealthTap aren't intended for individual treatment, prescription or diagnosis. Even if we could, this would have to be seen to be diagnosed as there are several possibilities that would require specific testing. See your doctor. ...Read more
Lump in between my butt cheeks, located on the left cheek. It was hard, then turn white, thought saw tissue. Now it's red with black bumps. Hemorrhoid?
Care of hemorrhoids: Hemorrhoids often cause pain and bleeding in the rectal/anal area. They can be associated with purple lump or lumps by the anus that change, soften. Sometimes they clot aka thrombose. They are often made worse by straining with constipation. A bowel regimen to achieve two soft bowel movements daily is helpful. ...Read more
I have a swollen left tonsil with a red bump on it and little white lines on each tonsil. My left ear feels blocked. My tongues surface feels rough.?
See your doctor: This sounds like an upper respiratory infection. They are often accompanies by swelling of the tonsils, ear infections, sinus drainage, etc. Over the counter medications can help with relief from the congestion and drainage but you may need an antibiotic. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Have 2 bumps on labia minora. On inside where hair grows. It is under the skin with a knot. Cannot see puss. Looks flesh colored. Had for 10 days.
White bump appear on my gum near my fang tooth. No cavity. When i rinsed with salt water the white bump wen away and it's just a red bump. Cankersore?
I got round bump on my right cheekbone that is swollen from 2 months with a puss filled very small pimple underneath it not between the bump.I?
Sebaceus cyst: see a dermatologistGet a more detailed answer ›
Yellowish bump on side of tongue,white bumps on tip of tongue,very painful and some what large bumps on the inside of left cheek and my jaw feels sore?
Tongue: Exam by dentist should resolve your issues. ...Read more
Small yellow/flesh coloured pink cyst the size of a pea on my palatoglossus arch in front on tonsil. No other symptoms and dentist wasn't worried.
10: If not gone in a week to 10 days, seek reexamination by Oral Surgeon or ENT. ...Read more