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    Hi my son is 4 now, he had an penis infection 6 week ago and we were told a t the hospital that he has a tight fore skin and he will need to be circumcised, after the infection has cleared we started to gently pull his skin down and stretch it, we noticed the effects very quickly as now we can clearly see the tip of his penis.For last couple of weeks it looks like is not stretching any more , there is still a lot of white lumps that we can see under his skin.i read here about some cream that can help? how is it called as it may be helpful??





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    my son is 10years he has got lumps under skin on both ears and going on to his face





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    my child has swollen fingers at the bottom of the nail bed. She also has extra bone or lumps under her knuckles. what could this be?





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    I normally have lumps around the opening to my vagina but they have disapeared and the hole seems more open and airy and feels a bit uncomfortable





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    my son has raised lymph glands on his neck behind his right ear which run down his neck, he also has red bumps on his head about the size of a 10 pence piece, he has been to the barbers 2 days previously and i am unsure if the lumps are connected to the lymph gland





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    my 6 year old daughter seems to be getting a few spots on her face. Raised red lumps rather than puss filled spots. Just one or two here and there. On her cheek below the eye and at the side of her mouth or on the nose. They come and go within a day or two. They dont seem to bother her at all. But they keep coming. Is it acne? is it eczema? is it a bite? or an allergic reaction due to food intolerane? Can anyone help me?





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    How old is she? If she is under six months and not showing any signs of distress or any other symptoms such as a fever or fussiness for no reason then it's probably baby acne but take her to a gp or walk in centre to rule out something more serious

    hi,im 14 years old, and was born with deafness in the right ear, along with other problems(upside down ear drum). When i was 9 i had a op, to bring my hearing back... it worked.. but im going deaf again, i have also found lumps around my ear,whats wrong? I don't want to worry my parents.I was discharged from the children's hospital 2 years ago and i don't want to go back.





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    There are creams that may state for children but still contain ingredients that irritate her skin. Everyone, & every child's skin is different. You can do an allergy test to find out what's triggering the eczema, or a patch test to see what ingredients in moisturizer she's allergic to. Burning skin is not that common, so may have to see specialist (PD in child dermatology) if condition persist. Meantime, a hypoallergenics authority has answered some of my questions on sensitive skin product on eczemablues.com, some of the answers should help.

    when i was washing my 2 year olds penis i only slightly pull the skin back to splash with water whilst in bath to keep clean,when i only slightly pull it back he's getting looks like puss filled glands,i noticed it one day because his penis looked twice its normal size so when i pulled skin back and put slight pressure on the penis alot of green puss came out,this doesnt hurt him, it leaves a little hole where it was, then five other times the puss is like hard and you can see it under his skin i leave i it comes out weeks later like a hard white stork,like a wite head thats gone hard but its ling like a vein but white and is visable from the outside of his skin, ive taken him to 2 nurses and they just say its infection and one doctor said it was scum build up, h's got 2 now they've been there for 2 weeks now its hard to touch i can see and feel the ridge under his skin,when i pull his skin back it lookes like a white head at the side of the head between the head and the skin. can you shed any light on this.





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    My daughter is 9.5 years old and also tip toe walks. Its not as noticeable when she wears shoes however when bear footed it is constant. The thing is she now walks funny and they kind of slap when she walks and she has these weird bony lumps. they kind look like bunions but are in the middle side of the foot, so look more like sticky out bones. I have too taken her to the doctor at 5 and was told shed grow out of it. Its frustrating because walking when bear footed looks really awkward fro her :/





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    All parents concerned about their child's walking are usually right to be concerned, since they know their child best. It's true many children will grow out of problems as they develop, but who are the ones that will, and who won't? - and that is the real question for parents and healthcare professionals. I would imagine there are few if any GP's that would put their hand up and say they were confident in assessing pathological paediatric gait patterns, so here's a big tip...If someone tells you your child 'will walk out it' ask them these questions "What is the pathological features of my child's gait?", "what functional limitations does my child have?" "what are the developmental milestones that will show my child is improving?" and if the person sitting in front of you cannot answer them you are talking to the wrong person. Seek an immediate referral to the paediatric physiotherapists with the input of a paediatric podiatrist for foot supports. From your brief descrption I would guess she has metatarsus adductus and this can be helped. With children it is always better to see them as young as possible (i.e. when you thin there is a problem).

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    im 13 and i have small skin coloured lumps dotted around my penis and testicalls it dosnt hurt or anything but im just a bit concerned they are not big but mostly noticable whilst i have an erection what could they be and should i be worried





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    we i have ma period, it sometimes comes out in lumps, wat do i do?!!!!!





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    Don't worry... That is normal. Your period is the lining of the womb being shed, and some times the blood is more clotted together and other times the flow is thinner, but it is perfectly normal. If you are worried then talk to your doctor, but I real don't think you have anything to worry about.

    Hi Rhys. Don't panic but any lumps on your nuts must be checked out by a Doctor. No time to be shy. Go after school tomorrow - you got me?

    Since I was young I started having these lumps on my vigana and they keep going and coming back. When I have them they hurt and pass comes out sometimes and I am worried about it.





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    Im 16 and i've had Molluscum Contagiosum for about a year and a half now i've been to the GP about 3 times for the same thing, and they just seem to keep spreading? One of the lumps got infected and started to look like ringworm so i was put on antibiotics for a week but it still hasn't cleared, if anyone can help it would really be appreciated. thanks.





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    Hello! I have a wart on my right knee. Ive got bullied because of it! And I've also got unusual lumps aswell what shall i do ! Please i have no self of steam! I have this all of y life and its ruining my life so please help !





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    Hi im 13 and cant pull my forskin over the tip of my penis at all . I also have little lumps on my forskin and veins bulgeout. I havnt told anyone cos im embarased wat should i do please help





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    Josh i have the same thing too have you done anything to help, I'm also the same age

    Hey I'am 13 I have the exact same thing it is very embarrassing and I am scared to maybe pull it back

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    I don't no what is wrong I have the stretchy bit on my bellend but I have some skin on my four skin that attaches to my bellend I don't no what it is and why I have talked to my mates about it and there's is fine but and then I pull my fourskin back it pulls on my bellend to like the skin is is not letting me but it's skin not tight somebody just give me some info about this and can it affect me because when I master bate I have white bits come out but not much and it's like I can't clean my self properly because I can't pull my four skin all the way back





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    Mate you have the EXACT same problem as me. As for the white bits, that is a result of not properly cleaning the head and under the foreskin. I have tried to stretch the bit that stops the foreskin from being pulled back, and if you do it over time in seems to work. So please talk to your doctor or your parents so they can help you out. There is nothing wrong with you, as it is quite normal. but if you do not pull the foreskin back after cleaning, you can get it stuck and end up with a paraphimosis. Good look mate!

    hi im 15 years old and have suffered for the whole of my life with eczema and it gets really bad Ive had loads of creams like hydromol, balnuem plus diprobase double base betnovate and hydrocortisone ointments, none seem to work, its that bad it cracks it itches, it bleeds and it peels loads of layer so that i end up feeling like i cant feel anything hot or cold or textures. in the end i have to wear cotton gloves with loads of hydromol cream plastered on my hand to bed and it still itches the doctors even gave me antihistamine, and a fungal cream and that didn't work Ive even been told that i have an allergy to latex and unfortunately a couple of weeks ago i got a latex condom threw at me wen i was in school and of course my skill got hot and went red and then it flared my skin to come p in lumps and itchy the doctors have gave me more cream to use but it just doesn't work.

    hi im 15 years old and have suffered for the whole of my life with eczema and it gets really bad Ive had loads of creams like hydromol, balnuem plus diprobase double base betnovate and hydrocortisone ointments, none seem to work, its that bad it cracks it itches, it bleeds and it peels loads of layer so that i end up feeling like i cant feel anything hot or cold or textures. in the end i have to wear cotton gloves with loads of hydromol cream plastered on my hand to bed and it still itches the doctors even gave me antihistamine, and a fungal cream and that didn't work Ive even been told that i have an allergy to latex and unfortunately a couple of weeks ago i got a latex condom threw at me wen i was in skill and of course my skill got hot and went red and then it flared my skin to come p in lumps and itchy the doctors have gave me more cream to use but it just doesn't work.





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    hi im 15 years old and have suffered for the whole of my life with eczema and it gets really bad Ive had loads of creams like hydromol, balnuem plus diprobase double base betnovate and hydrocortisone ointments, none seem to work, its that bad it cracks it itches, it bleeds and it peels loads of layer so that i end up feeling like i cant feel anything hot or cold or textures. in the end i have to wear cotton gloves with loads of hydromol cream plastered on my hand to bed and it still itches the doctors even gave me antihistamine, and a fungal cream and that didn't work Ive even been told that i have an allergy to latex and unfortunately a couple of weeks ago i got a latex condom threw at me wen i was in school and of course my skill got hot and went red and then it flared my skin to come p in lumps and itchy the doctors have gave me more cream to use but it just doesn't work.

    ask for emulsyfying, it works for me

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    Im 16 and i've had Molluscum Contagiosum for about a year and a half now, i've been to the GP 3 times for the same thing and they keep telling me it'll go on its own but they just wont stop spreading? one of the lumps got infected and started to look like ringworm, so i was put on antibiotics for a week but it just doesn't seem to be clearing up. if you have any information on what to do i'd really appreciate it. thanks.





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    hi im 13 and when i pull my foreskin back little lumps that look like goose bumps start to apear but there not actualy goosebumps and aswell as these my vains start to swell up can u give me any advise





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    im 14, cant pull back mine either. the lumps on your foreskin are normal i have too lol, the veins are the same for everyone i think.for the foreskin i recomend going to the doctors, but i havnt because im to embarrased/ scared to tell my parents. ive been reading about it and alot of ppl say it can go away itself but i dont know...

    im 14, cant pull back mine either. the lumps on your foreskin are normal i have too lol, the veins are the same for everyone i think.for the foreskin i recomend going to the doctors, but i havnt because im to embarrased/ scared to tell my parents. ive been reading about it and alot of ppl say it can go away itself but i dont know...

    As far as i can see that is a normal thing. All because the skin is flexible and if u pull enough u can see the skin after the head and that skin is a lot thinner than the other. U dont need to be nervous because that is normal and is the common place. About the pain, if u strech the skin too much is usual to hurt (it happens anywere in the body, try it out)... if u dont stretch it too much and it keeps hurting u shoud go to a doctor to see if there is anything more complicated. Hope this helped.

    Hi! My son, 4,5, had severe eczema. I've tried many medicines for him, including steroid creams and the steroid cream as far as i concern only made his eczema wider and wider. Since 2 weeks ago i started giving him black seed oil, dringking and wipe on his head and on his skin where the eczema so bad.At the beginning, his skin head became terribly dry and some areas even bleeding. Then i found out in internet that is was normal as a first reaction (detocsification) of black seed oil. Now his skin head getting a lot better. The detofsification seem "attack" her hand skin, the eczema in there look so bad with all the bubbles in the skin. If you want to try the black seed oil (drink and put on her skin) pls dont be surprise if at the beginning your child skin will look worst because from what i know is only show us that the oil black seed start to work.

    i have had type 1 diabetes for about 4 years now, doing the injections is more like a second anture to me now.Having diabetes is not such a problem but its the injections that are the pain. it can be a little annoying them once twice or more a day, but you just have to think you have got this disease at the end of theday and you will just have to get on with it. but how can you stop the injections hurting some of the time, and how do yo uresolve the little lumps that you might get, except than not doing them in the same place.





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    hi im 14 and ive had a tight foreskin since i was little when i got into high school i was told about masturbation by a friend and i should do it. i thought that tight skin was normal at first because i could not see the head i keep on masturbating for some months then my head was coming out, so i was thinking soon if i keep pulling on the skin whilst masturbating the whole head will show but sometimes i ripped the skin of a little bit from the head i know this sound bad but it healed after a day and i was fine nothing wrong but right now the skin is almost over the head could you give me any advice?





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    try stretching the skin before you get erect. also make sure you dont masturbate dry. use lotion. it is important to get the head all the way out.

    Try a Qtip with vaseline on it and run it under the skin on top of the glans to clean the underside and lubricate it so you can gradually stretch the skin without difficulty or pain after about three weeks to a month you should be able to retract the skin without difficulty or the embarrassment of going to have a dr tell you the basic same idea. You do still have to go to the Dr if there is persistant redness, irritation, swelling or discharge with any of these issues.

    hi my daughter has suffered with psosriasis since she was a baby i never found any of the treatment we were offered really helped on a long term basis, although shes now nearly 8 and has been clear of the contition 4 nearlly 12mths, my question is my little girl ha got olive skin type, and where the psosriasis was really bad she now had pigmented skin (white patches)i wanted 2 know if this would inprove over time and her skin would ever go back 2 normal ??





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