Soft tissue infection

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I developed a soft tube like lump under the skin about 2 in. long just above my hip bone on my right side suddenly any ideas? My dr said most likely lipoma

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Hi,it may be soft tissue infection,kindly consult the dermatologist or surgeon for the proper diagnosis and perfect treatment...ok

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My husband has got this bumpy thing at the back in between hip it becomes puffy n bit painful n thn pops out by itself.

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Brief Answer:
Kindly give some more details.

Detailed Answer:
Hello dear,welcome to HCM.

I am Dr Aslam here to help you.

This indicates some soft tissue infection there.
Kindly give the following details,so that I can guide you better.
1)From how long he is having this problem?
2)Is this bump...

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Within 24 hrs i developed a painful growth on the lower left hand side of my skull. It is painful to the touch. After massaging it for a while, the pain is radiating with a kind of migraine like ripple effect

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Brief Answer:
Soft tissue infection likely

Detailed Answer:
Hello dear,welcome to HCM forum.

Painful swelling appearing spontaneously in such a short duration is most likely caused by a soft tissue infection(like folliculitis) there.
After confirming the diagnosis by a physical examination,this...

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I have a very red, hot swollen right index finger and hand top across 2 1/2 fingers?
Began with puffy first knuckle on Monday
Was at Dr Wednesday and she said sausage finger beginning of arthritis but it was now very painful, red and top of hand swollen. Should I go to Urgent Care? I am 71 yr old diabetic

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Brief Answer:
Yes, please go have this looked at now.

Detailed Answer:
Hello and welcome,

Arthritis does not spread the way you are describing. This could be a soft tissue infection such as cellulitis or joint infection and should be looked at quickly. Especially as you have diabetes, but...

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I have diabetes. 2 months ago I scraped the second toe on my rt foot. I got a blister and then a terrible wound that will not go away. Have had Drs and nurses work on it to no avail. What medication should I use.

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Brief Answer:
About diabetic wounds treatment;

Detailed Answer:
Hello and thank you for asking!
Diabetic wounds are very difficult to heal especially when the blood circulation is decreased ( hope the surgeon managed to improve it without stent).
Optimal management requires aggressive surgical...

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my wrist where i took the picture is swollen with a soft type lump underneath that kind of feels like a thick wire that i can move right underneath the skin it does not hurt there is no pain at all i notice it after i popped a zit right there . the tattoo you see is just over a week old there i had no problems with the healing process i was wondering if it was tattoo related or just some inflammation from the zit or something let me know what you think and its a little bit warm to the touch

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Brief Answer:
Small soft tissue infection vs ganglion cyst

Detailed Answer:
Hello and welcome,

In looking at your picture, I see a small reddened area in the middle of the tattoo where the tattoo makes an inverted U. Is that what you are referring to?

If that is what you are referring to, it is...

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Is it possible to reduce the side effcts of att or cure tb or soft tissue infection in ayurveda

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Brief Answer:
Management requires regular Follow up

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Dear
Thanks for contacting Ayurveda with your health concern and patient on anti - TB treatment needs close observation throughout the period of treatment which requires following questionnaire to be answered from your side:

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Pain in area of my temple upon slite pressure

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Kindly give some more details

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Hello dear,welcome to HCM forum.

Can you give me some more details,so that I can guide you better?

1)When did this problem start?
2)How did it start-like any history of trauma recently?
3)Is the pain localized to a small area(so that...

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I have a swelling on the left side of my face from a possible insect bite - very puffy, not much pain at all, but looks awful. Could be a piece of debris got in the eye... Puffy under & over eye. The swelling goes into the cheek & to the ear.

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Kindly upload an Image

Detailed Answer:
Hello. Thank you for writing to us

I have gone through your query and I have noted down your concern.

Swelling localised to just one side of face could be either a soft tissue infection Or it could be either a sign of herpes zoster.

It is...

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I found lump on my shoulder ,right side like 3 cm wide just slightly high. When I i push it with my finger it leaves a pit in the area . But i need to push hard, only slight pain i feel. Is it cancer? I used last week infra sauna twice a day and body building.

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
It can be cellulitis or soft tissue infection

Detailed Answer:
Hi! Welcome to health care magic!

Based on the history you have shared, and the images it doesn't look like a cancerous growth, and association with tenderness or pain suggests any soft tissue infection like a cellulitis...

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