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5 Potential Skin - Colored Butt Bump Causes

  1. 1.Wart

    Warts are non-serious skin growths caused by a virus that infects the top layer of the skin. They are contagious.

    78% go away in 2 years

    Rarity:
    Common
    Top Symptoms:
    small butt lump, non-tender butt bump, skin-colored butt bump, scaly butt bump
    Urgency:
    Self-treatment
  2. 2.Skin Cyst

    An epidermoid cyst is a closed sac under the skin filled with a cheese-like or oily material. It is caused by trauma or surgery.

    Resolves with treatment

    Rarity:
    Common
    Top Symptoms:
    skin-colored butt bump, small butt lump, marble sized butt lump
    Symptoms that always occur with skin cyst:
    skin-colored butt bump
    Urgency:
    Wait and watch

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  3. 3.Molluscum Contagiosum

    Molluscum Contagiosum is a common viral infection of the skin that usually affects young children, sexually active young adults, and patients with a weakened immune system.

    Typically resolves in 6-9 months

    Rarity:
    Common
    Top Symptoms:
    rash with bumps or blisters, leg skin changes, skin changes on arm, head or neck skin changes, genital skin changes
    Symptoms that never occur with molluscum contagiosum:
    fever, headache
    Urgency:
    Phone call or in-person visit
  4. 4.Lipoma

    A lipoma is a noncancerous growth of fatty tissue cells. A lipoma can develop in almost any organ of the body although they are most commonly found in the subcutaneous layer just below the skin.

    Resolves with treatment

    Rarity:
    Uncommon
    Top Symptoms:
    skin-colored butt bump, small butt lump, marble sized butt lump
    Symptoms that always occur with lipoma:
    skin-colored butt bump
    Urgency:
    Primary care doctor
  5. 5.Dermatofibroma

    Dermatofibroma (superficial benign fibrous histiocytoma) is a common cutaneous nodule of unknown etiology that occurs more often in women. Dermatofibroma frequently develops on the extremities (mostly the lower legs) and is usually asymptomatic, although pruritus and tenderness can be present

    Resolves with treatment

    Rarity:
    Rare
    Top Symptoms:
    butt itch, small butt lump, painful butt lump, pink or red butt bump, skin-colored butt bump
    Urgency:
    Wait and watch

Questions Your Doctor May Ask About Skin - Colored Butt Bump

  • Q.Any fever today or during the last week?
  • Q.Is the bump painful to touch?
  • Q.Are you experiencing a headache?
  • Q.Do you have a rash?

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Skin - Colored Butt Bump Symptom Checker Statistics

  • People who have experienced skin-colored butt bump have also experienced:

    • 12% Butt Skin Changes
    • 9% Butt Bump
    • 6% Butt Pain
  • People who have experienced skin-colored butt bump had symptoms persist for:

    • 33% Less Than a Week
    • 29% Over a Month
    • 15% Less Than a Day
  • People who have experienced skin-colored butt bump were most often matched with:

    • 60% Skin Cyst
    • 21% Wart
    • 4% Molluscum Contagiosum
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Disclaimer: The article does not replace an evaluation by a physician. Information on this page is provided as an information resource only, and is not to be used or relied on for any diagnostic or treatment purposes.

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