abnormal skin growth on foot

abnormal skin growth on foot

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ouch

Taber, Canada

#1 Jul 12, 2007
recently i found that there was a pocket of fluid embedded under a bump of skin, i've had those before and i cut them off and the fluid comes out and they heal, but sometimes i miss them and they heal by themselves,

however, there was one that didn't and now it's become an abnormal skin growth
it look like a bump on the skin, circular, dome shaped, and has no fluid and hurts if i poke it real deep, but does not hurt if i simply touch it, it forms a thick layer of skin on the top, and when i use salicylic acid to burn it off, the underlying layer is a red bump and i don't know what to do about it

ps: it is not any skin condition i can identify
please share you opinions
help!!!!
Kate

Rutland, VT

#2 Oct 7, 2007
what do they look like.
Brianna

Ottawa, Canada

#3 Aug 18, 2008
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Molluscum_contag...
I have one on the top of my foot as well. This is what I believe it it.
Lisa

United States

#4 Jul 15, 2010
i had a wart on the top of my foot but b4 i grew all the way i thought that's what you are talking about. but about 9 months ago i started to get a dry patch on the side of my foot as time started to pass the dry patch slowly moved to the bottom of my foot. about a month ago i noticed a lump under the surface of the skin i removing a bit of the dry skin and pulled a bit off over the lump and fluid cam out. i have no idea what it is but if u find out please post
girlfriend md

Ypsilanti, MI

#5 Sep 22, 2010
From the sounds of it @ouch, my boyfriend seems to have the same thing on the bottom of his foot... its simply a bump and there is no pain unless pressed rather hard. Over time, he developed a blister on top of it and with my master surgical exploration, the entire bump seems to be filled with puss. Now, there is a small red bubble and a rather deep hole in his foot... I stumbled across this thread looking for the same answers you are. Sorry I couldn't be of more help but now you know you're not alone.
Debbi Homes

Richmond, VA

#6 Nov 28, 2010
I have been having the same problem as your friend puss filled bumps on the bottom of my feet I dont know what to do about this problem any suggestions.
Biohazard

Charleston, SC

#7 Dec 20, 2010
Have your doc check you for a ganglion cyst. It can only be removed by surgical means....hope it helps.
bad feet

Mokena, IL

#8 Sep 14, 2012
who évér heard of it? my feet. are so bad, that. i can step on a bubble gum wrapper, and tell you what flaver it. was. who ever heard of it.,-í. shave my feet more the wht. man shaves his face,(with no disrespect to the.. man). Just. who ever. heard ofit. wishing. ever mo
net of the day that the world was made of Cotton

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