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    About six months ago I had a burning sensation when I went for a wee, so I had a look and found a small raised white lump inside my vagina. It went away after about a week but today it was hurting to urinate again so I had another look and there's a few raised reddish lumps and some are almost white-ish and there's discharge. What do you think it could be, what shall I do?





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    Could be anything from boils to an infection or std. You should go see your doctor immediately to get a proper diagnosis. It will be very quick and you'll probably get a course of antibiotics or a topical cream. Never worry, because your doctor will most likely have seen thousands of this thing before.

    I increasingly getting more worried about these lumps on my shaft, they are the same colour as my skin but they are raised, the ones lower down look like hair follicles but the ones higher up are lumps but when I squeez them white stuff comes out, they don't itch and are not sore and do not smell. Would appreciate it if anyone knew how to cure it





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    They are perfectly normal, loads of people get them they are called fordyce spots and they are harmless, I've got them too buddy and as i said so do loads of folk, no need to panic.

    I am 15 and I have large inner labia. I have never been sexually active or even kissed anybody. Around the fold of my inner and outer labia are white lumps that are raised and look like pimples. Also on the tips or ends of my inner labia, there are small dots/lumps. I don't know what they are or why they are there, hope its normal. I can't get them checked out as I live outback and would be scared to see a doctor anyways HELP?!





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    This is normal. Inner labia are often "longer" than outer labia and colored purple, brown, black, not pink

    And why are you scared of the doctor? Have you ever been to a doctor or a dentist? Believe me, they've seen and heard it all before.

    I get raised red lumps on my face cheeks seems to come and go but not sure what courses them sometimes they feel abit ichy but not all of the time.





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    i have a red raised rash on my upper arms and body its very itchy and hot the lumps are under my skin but noticable it feels like prickly heat can you help me





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    I have had constant itchy lower legs with what I think is heat lumps , this has been going on for just over a year. it's red and my lower legs are now quite scarred, the lumps are usually red, raised and sometimes quite firm with dry scaly skin from scarring and constant scratching. I've used so many different creams from different antihistamine creams and antibacterial cream and camaline lotion for chicken pox nothing has worked so far , I've been to the doctors and haven't even asked to look at my legs , they've just given me strong antihistamine tablets , I know I've only been taking them for a week but I've seen no improvement, some one please help me I can't take it anymore!!!does anyone know what this may be??





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    I started itching with a rash of small red lumps on my arms around 6 months ago. The itching was so intense i would scratch till the lumps would bleed consequently leading to scabs which i would also scratch off with more bleeding. This has now progressed all over my body from the neck down. I must have hundreds of lumps. Like yourself i have used countless creams and antihistamines to no avail. I even treated myself for scabies in desperation ! About a month ago after a referral to a dermatologist i finally had a skin biopsy and some blood tests. i have now recieved the results confirming a condition called Nodular Prurigo. The cause is unknown. I am due to start UVB treatment on Monday. This is the only thing known to help. I hope this works because if it doesn't i will go out of my mind !

    Do you have varicose veins? If the itching is on your lower limbs it could be varicose eczema. A low dose steroid is good for specific areas and compression hosiery can help.

    Hi, when me and my boyfriend have sex, the skin on the opening of my vagina, at the bottom is raised, becomes red and sore to the touch. There is no puss, they're just lumps that occur during sex. I've had an STD screening and it came back negative so there was nothing more they could do. It has nothing to do with lubrication or "Foreplay", as i do get very wet. Please give us an answer. Thank you.





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    hi i have been to my gp about this but thay say just keep an eye on it but since having my baby 21 months ago the moles all over my body and there are quite a few have all raised and changed colour also i have had a lumps on my right leg and head for years and again iv just been told to keep an eye on them but i now have extra ones and this has all been going on for the same length of time id realy like to know if this is somthing i should be worrying about





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    My boyfriend has had raised lumps on the base of his penis for about 3 year he has been to the doctor numerous times who have gave him creams to put on but have not worked he has also been to the gum clinic and they tried to burn them off but they are still there he has tried wart remover on them but thet don't go away. What could they be? He is really sick of them now





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    I have a form of eczema the looks like molluscum but is not molluscum nobody seems to know what it is, i've had it since the age of two. they are hard raised lumps itchy and can be painful at times, if it helps I all so have an elevated white blood count any ideas please





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    My daughter had this....we went to Neals yard and we were prescribed ecchincea and elderberry (95/05), told to stop all cows dairy and it went!! Good luck, a herbalist is our way forwards in this family...

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    I am 17 and I am increasingly getting more worried about these lumps on my shaft, they are the same colour as my skin but they are raised, the ones lower down look like hair follicles but the ones higher up are lumps but when I squeez them white stuff comes out, they don't itch and are not sore and do not smell. Would appreciate it if anyone knew how to cure it





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    recently after sex with my boyfriend he gets small raised white lumps and red skin just bove his pubic line. the white lumps are empty and if you try squeezing them nothing comes out. he says theyre painless, and we've both been tested for stis as i thought i'd given him something but both negative. what could it be? please help.





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    I dont have skin tags, but i have small, raised lumps on my forehead. One slowly appeared within a few weeks, then a coupke more small ones appeared. They look like just raised 'bubbly' skin but its horrible. I dont know what they are or if there is any type of cure. Any suggestions please? Thanks x





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    i use sunbeds and have recentlly discourved white lumps on my legs i thought they was warts at first but they r small raised white lumps and when pressed they turn red and then return back to white i only have a abot 5 but they are very worrying and irrateing me. my doctor gave me cream which has done nothing what so ever.





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    Hello, I'm 16 years old and about 2 days ago, patches of raised red lumps appeared all over my hands (back of hands, palms, right up to the fingernails) and all over my feet and toes. They are extremely itchy but seem to go down when I wash my hands. The itching tends to get worse at night though and the lumps are now spreading up to my wrists. Anyone want to hazard a guess?





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    hi there,i am 26,from about 16 i noticed tiny skin coloured lumps initialy at the base of my penis and testicles,but as i got older they moved up to the tip of my penis,these lumps arent noticeable but when fully erect as the skin tightens they become raised and is stopping me from recieving oral sex,n e advice or suggestions wud be great





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    hello my partner has lumps on his penis they look like moles but are raised and some are wide does anyone know what this could be





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    I'm 22 and have some raised lumps around my anus which started with one about a month ago, but now there seems to be a few. could I have some advice?





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    I have some small raised lumps in both groins, they don't have a wart appearance but what could they be? I'm sure they can't be an STI. as I am 76 years old.





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    I have mole under my left breast just where my bra sits. It has always been raised and the raised part is a dark brown and where its not raised a light brown/pinky colour. Do I need to go and see my doctor? Thanks.





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    I have mole under my right breast just where my bra sits. It has always been raised and the raised part is a dark brown and where its not raised a light brown/pinky colour. Do I need to go and see my doctor? Thanks.





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    Hi, I'm 24 and have suffered with acne for about 7 years. I've been given several different treatments but currently use antibiotics that I've now taken for 18 months, Differin and Dianette as I recently found I have PCOS. My skin is a little better although I still get regular outbreaks but I have noticed lumps that look like small raised scars but they are quite noticable and tend to peel. My GP says they are not scars and doesn't consider them bad enough to refer to a Dermatologist. I can't stand to look at myself and my confidence is none existant. I would really like to know what these lumps are and any advice on how to treat then would be appreciated!





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    hi iam 22yrs old i had a beauty spot on my stomach just below my breast since i was little it was flat until about 1yr ago i noticed it has chaged it is very dark on the top and light bown round the edges and it is quite raised almost looks like a polip should i be worried and do i need to see doctor about it say i have also noticed 4 raised ones on the side of my eye and 2 raised ones on my neck could these be polips or moles





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    Hi , after intercourse a day later my penis started to itch on the shaft . I then noticed two raised lumps almost Walt like that are sore . Any clue what would be ? Thanks





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    My hair follicles on my scrotum and bottom of my shaft are raised with little white lumps? I have tried shaving everything but nothing seems to make any difference. Any help please?





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    6 months ago i found little hard lumps around my vagina so being concerned i went to the gum cinic ... they said it looked like my hair follical from waxing , but had all tests , blood tests , swabs . the results came back negative . I've now noticed they are getting slightly bigger and a few more have appeared.colud they have got my results wrong ? and would genital warts show up through my blood test ? they dont like like the pics on here but they are raised lumps , and annoying. thanks





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    I think since puberty i have noticed small white raised lumps around my clit and on my inner labia, i am now 17. I don't have a clue what they are, at first i thought it was something to do with hair follicles but now i'm not too sure, i'm now getting a bit worried. I've never had sex so know it's not an STI.





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    I get lumps on my legs, back of my arms and buttocks around every other day, which I relate to a kind of heat rash. They can range from anything the size of a pin head to totally covering that part of my body. These lumps are slightly raised and slightly red but very hot and extremely itchy. If I scratch then the patches get larger. I get them mostly at night/evening (especially when sleeping, which disrupts my sleep) and I dont even have to be hot at the time. It can take around an hour for them to go after applying something very cold to the area. Is it a heat rash or something else?





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    I have had what looks like 2 raised white lumps underneath my forskin for some time now, recently one has become painful and i am developing another one. I am going to the doctor's nxt week to get it checked out but can you suggest anything for pain relief?





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    I have a number of small lumps just a little raised above the surface,inside the lips of my vagina I have a number of them but only one or two of them are painful, I'm a virgin so it can't be an sti can it..





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    Episode 3 - Brighton

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