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What can make lumps and bumps appear on your skin?

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There are a number of skin conditions that cause lumps and bumps to appear on the surface or just below the skin, including the following:

  • Skin or Epidermoid cysts
  • Cherry angioma
  • Dermatofibromas
  • Folliculitis
  • Keratoacanthoma
  • Keratosis pilaris
  • Lipomas
  • Neurofibromas

From: Cysts, Lumps, Bumps, and Your Skin WebMD Medical Reference

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American Academy of Dermatology. 

Reviewed by Debra Jaliman on August 27, 2019

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American Academy of Dermatology. 

Reviewed by Debra Jaliman on August 27, 2019

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