What are raised bumps on the skin?

Answer Bumps on the skin may indicate any of a wide range of conditions. says that a bump's color, location and overall look can affect diagnosis and treatment.Common Skin ProblemsBlocked... Read More »

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Can chocolate cause a full-body skin rash with red swollen bumps or - on mild days - small red bumps?

Chocolate allergies have several possible symptoms. A red bumpy rash is among them. Some others are: Headaches Migraines Hay Fever Hives Heartburn Rectal itching Confusion Breathing problemsSee t... Read More »

Could these rough raised bumps in the corner of my eye be cancer?

On One Hand: It Is PossibleIt is possible that rough, raised bumps near the eye are a form of skin cancer or are a precancerous lesion known as actinic keratosis. Actinic keratosis is a skin lesion... Read More »

Raised Bumps or Pimples on the Legs & Back of Arms?

Keratosis pilaris is a harmless skin condition that causes small raised red, brown or flesh-colored bumps on the back of the uppers arms and thighs. Keratosis pilaris can also occur on the cheeks, ... Read More »

Painful, itchy, red, raised bumps on hands and fingers?

It's a form of dermatitis or eczema. I get it on one finger in the same spot every time and know how horribly itchy and painful it can be! An over the counter cortisone/steroid cream will help, b... Read More »