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Lump On Cheek After Injury
Hematoma: Bruising is nothing out of the ordinary after an injury and sometimes the blood in a bruise will collect into a hematoma. When this blood coagulates it gets hard. This could be the lump. The body should reabsorb this over time but if it grows or doesn't get smaller then seek medical attention. ...Read more
Small lump forearm near elbow, not on elbow. Hit area hard a few weeks ago. No pain. Cancer possible?
Unlikely: Fat necrosis is one of the common causes of a nodule in the skin after trauma. Cancer usually does not develop within weeks, so that seems unlikely. Was it possible there was lump there before, and you only notice it now after the injury? Without an age, there are some other possibilities that could be seen: gout, arthritis, etc. ...Read more
Fell hard on knee 3 wks ago. Initial swelling on knee, bruising, painful to touch. Now swelling above knee cap and 2 hard dime size balls on kneecap?
Prepatellar bursa: The lumps maybe hematoma as you may have injured the prepatellar bursa. Heat might help the lumps go away. If there's more to this you need an evaluation. We want to make certain that you don't have an infection ...Read more
Sudden bruising on arm. Red, hurts when pressed on it. Appeared suddenly. No injury or trauma. Help?
Get a blood test: Sudden bruising without injury should be investigated with a complete blood cell count. This will include a platelet count as well as red blood cells and white blood cells. Start with your primary doctor, for the blood test. He/she may send you to a hematologist if the test indicates and abnormality. Or maybe you just are an aggressive sleeper. Don't ignore it, simple blood test ...Read more
What's that painless hard lump under skin where i had a surgery after cut in superficial vein on the back of my hand 2months ago, it appeared 3weeks po
Hard bump on scrotum after intercourse and a little bit of swelling around the bump but it was right after missing the hole& hitting bone, what is it?
4 months ago was hit by hard line drive softball on inside of leg right above ankle. Still lots of swelling and large hard knot under skin.
Check it out: Sounds like time to see your doc ...Read more
Fell on concrete and I have a gash & knot on my forehead, scraped knees, elbow and left shoulder is real sore?
How likely is the painful lump on inside of knee cancer lump isnt attatched to bone knee swelled tight at the bk hurts more after use 3 weeks now?
Best examined: While a tumor often forms a lump, it isn't necessarily painful. That often depends on its location. Soft tissue sarcomas and lymphomas can appear at that location, but other diagnoses are more likely. This includes varicose veins, inflamed tendons, boils, Baker's cyst, venous thrombosis, etc. It's best to have the area examined by your physician. ...Read more
I slipped on stairs i land very hard on the top left of my butt cheek. It was a massive hard bruise. Bruise is gone but still a hard mass remains why?
Two events: You injured the gluteal muscles by landing on them -and- you broke blood vessels in area causing bruise. The bruise has been mopped up / reabsorbed by your body, but the muscle injury is still under repair. Can last a few weeks, warm compresses may help reduce discomfort and improve healing. ...Read more
Branch fell hitting my chin. Lump soon formed. No broken skin. Had all functions. Dark purple bruise, tender small lump remain 4 days. Is chin broken?
Injury : Injuries can be difficult to diagnose without seeing the patient face to face. Although you have normal function as you stated, it might be better to let your doctor check you if there is bruising ...Read more
Have a metal plate on face from injury sustainedthree years ago. Last few months increase in facial pain. Now have hard knot on cheekbone- painful.
After all my upper left teeth were extracted a month ago today i noticed there is a pea size or bigger hard lump on the outer side on the back tooth?
Bump = ?: What you are seeing and feeling may be a number of things from normal (such as bone exostosis) to minor issues to some things that are require treatment sooner rather than later. I advise you see the dentist who did the extraction (and the restorative dentist, if both are involved) to personally examine you, determine what's going on and advise you accordingly. This is part of routine aftercare. ...Read moreSee 5 more doctor answers
Got hit with softball bruised instantly swelled up within 5 minutes a week later still painful to touch on inside of ankle right on the bone. and it t?
Not So Soft.: I played in a softball league for four years. Sometimes those softballs are not so soft. It sounds like the ball caused an impact injury has damaged the medial ankle structure. These can include the vessels and nerves as well as possibly the bone. The foot and ankle should probably be evaluated by a specialist, since a week has gone by and there is still pain to touch. ...Read more
Hit my upper leg on edge of table very hard a month ago. Had a huge bruise and pain but it's gone.now I touch & feel a hard lump under skin. Hematoma?
WeAllTakeOurLumps: Yes, it could be what remains of a hematoma under the skin. That lump could be there for a few months but the body absorbs most or all of it. Nothing dangerous. Sometimes some scar remains forever but shouldn't be a problem unless you can see it and it bothers you. But, if it starts growing or begins to hurt or the skin discolors, get it checked out. ...Read more
Hard lump on tibia bone (upper front part),which had mild pain 2 weeks ago (only on touching it).Now the lump is hard and immovable. No pain at all.
I have a soft lump on ankle another lump on the same leg but about 4" above ankle bone. Both appeared within last month.No injury.Hurts sometimes?
Bumped head days ago , bump on head now , healing . Is my right hand feeling pain or a bit weak due to the forehead injury or its unrelated?
Moved fast and bumped top of head on hard wood shelf 15 hrs ago small knot hurt after injury feels sore and tingly on top of head should I be concern?
Head trauma: Hello there, if you simply bumped your head then you should not be alarmed. However, if you feel this was a traumatic injury and you blacked out, passed out, feel like you were seeing stars or you have a severe headache you should seek emergency medical assistance immediately. It is possible that you have sustained a concussion but it is not possible to diagnose without seeing a doctor for help. ...Read more
Itchy lumps on head without injury. One has tiny white bump and the other does not but hurts very bad. What is this?
I have a large painful squishy lump on top of my head, haven't had any recent head injury, its been getting gradually larger and more painful.
I have a lump the size of a golf ball on the back left side if my head. It is painful. I have not recently had any head injuries. What could it be?
I have a lump in left side of my head and no injuries but when I am touching it hurts is it dangerous ??? Two days before I found the lump and it's a
I have a lump on the right side of my head underneath my skin. It feels like bone, does not hurt at all. I don't recall having any injuries to it in t?
Hi, I have 2 lumps on the two sides of the back of my head, it's painful & swollen for the past 2 days.No injury, no infection, no fluids from it.
These may be lymph: nodes that are swollen or boils or bug bites. If they do not resolve in 24-48 hours you should be seen by a health care professional for a thorough evaluation. ...Read more
I have a hard large and painful lump on the lower left backside of my skull. I have has no head injuries what could this be?
Lump: Could be a boil or cyst. Could be a lymph node or other growth. Usually something painful should be checked to get the right diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more
Small painful lump on back of head, about level with ears more to the left side. No injury? What is it and what do I do about it?
Lymph node swelling: This could be a swollen lymph node, which could be infected or swollen because of inflammation or infection on your scalp or ear. It could also be an insect bite. You should have your doctor examine you, so that you can be properly diagnosed and treated. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Top left side back of my head felt like sudden burst of pain and throbbing? No injury I have a bad headache there is a painful lump
I have developed an ovoid hard lump suddenly on my head above forehead and mid line.no head injury. But been experiencing violent headache.
You need a workup: Your going to need to see a Neurologist so the proper testing can be ordered. Without seeing it, it's hard to comment on what it possibly is. It could just be a dermatological problem like a benign cyst, but given that your associating "Violgent" headaches, you will need a full head to toe Neuro assessment and perhaps imaging not for just this growth, but the brain too. ...Read more
Bump on the head:when it's a serious head injury?Last year i bumped my head in the filling cabinet when i was about to stand but now it developed lump
UNLIKELY PROBLEM: Most head injuries are quite minor without any long-term consequence. A lump after impact is simply a scalp bruise or hematoma of no permanent problem. ...Read more
My daughter 17 years had swelling at back of head with golf ball size lump with sever pain & heaviness. No injury. This swelling disappeared automatic?
Swelling: Your daughter may have had a swollen lymph gland which disappeared over time. ...Read more
I have a bigger than a pea sized lump at the side of my head in line with my eye, I've had no injury and it's sore to touch, I've had headaches also. ?
Head injury 35 days ago. Lump is still there. Constant high pitch ringing on left ear. Right hand has had slight tremble just as long???????
My son has a hard fixed lump on back of head more to left side parallel with top of his ear. No injury but does have dermatitis on right side of scalp. Seems too high to be a lymph node. But note sure. What could this be?
? mastoid process: From your description and location, this sounds like the mastoid process, which would also be present on the other side.This is a projection of the skull where many of the jaw muscles are anchored. There are a variety of lymph nodes located all over the head and neck, but these tend not to be hard. Your doc could confirm or exclude this by exam. ...Read more
2 weeks ago I was in a rather fatal car crash I was placed in the hospital a few days bc of head injury. I got a large bruise completely covering my right breast from the seatbelt. The bruise is almost completely gone but I'm noticing a small lump (not vi
Contusion: When a bruise (contusion) heals and resorbs from the inside, there is sometimes an area of resorption that can calcify leaving a lump under the skin where the bruise was, which may or may not resolve over time. I am so happy you are here to tell your story. :) ...Read more
Simple vs serious: Our bodies always have things that grow and change. Skin, fat, muscle, lymph nodes, bones, can change shape, get larger, more prominent due to many factors. The vast majority are not cancer but simply unusual growths like fatty tumors, cysts, skin tags, moles, etc. Most cause no symptoms and can be watched. If they cause symptoms or change colors, bleed, bruise or hurt, then see your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I've just recently noticed the my left cheek is larger than my right one. There is no pain and no obvious lumps or bumps. What should I do?
Cheek: Probably an anatomical variation. No worries.Get a more detailed answer ›
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