Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
175 Doctors are Online

Bump on left rib cage, bleeds on popping. What are the other options apart from surgery?

I have a bump on my left side of rib cage , I don t know if its a cyst . I tried popping it but only blood comes out and its understandable by the layers of the skin. How do I get ride of it besides surgery? Its peasized . And I got one by my penis , not close to it but the backboard (basketball) lol on the corner of it I had one but popped it but its noticable
Asked On : Mon, 10 Sep 2012
Answers:  1 Views:  21
Report Abuse
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Dermatologist 's  Response
hi bump on the ribcage bleeding on popping can be granuloma can occur due to injury or will not cured with any oral presents as cyst looking bump which is red it colour,.sometimes it is mistaken as cherry angiomas .it can be cured with electrocauterisation but follow up is must as it recurs frequently
Answered: Sun, 8 Sep 2013
I find this answer helpful
Disclaimer: These answers are for your information only and not intended to replace your relationship with your treating physician.
This is a short, free answer. For a more detailed, immediate answer, try our premium service [Sample answer]


Loading Online Doctors....
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor