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bump on back of head behind ear

A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
57 years experience Allergy and Immunology
See doctor: You need to talk to your doctor about this especially if it has been present for more than a couple of weeks. I am concerned about the stiff neck whic ... Read More

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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Michel
46 years experience Family Medicine
Likely no: Wait a little longer to see if there remains any pain. This type of trauma usually is painful but not that destructive. If it persist see your doc.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
30 years experience Family Medicine
Tough to say: Nodes enlarged, in many places, and for 6 months now, is a sign he has some underlying issue going on. Try to get him in sooner. 6 weeks sounds very ... Read More
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Dr. Joseph Torkildson
39 years experience Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Need more info: How big are they? Any other symptoms (fever, fatigue, bone pain)? Are they getting bigger, or are they staying the same or getting smaller? Did he rec ... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kelvin White
33 years experience Family Medicine
SIDE OF HEAD: SIDE OF JUST ABOVE AND BEHIND THE EAR
A 1-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Lymph node: There are many lymph nodes in the neck and back of the head that are often more noticeable because they are located where our fat pads don't hide them ... Read More
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Dr. Gerald Mandell
52 years experience Nuclear Medicine
Inflammation: Inflammation and or infection can cause painful lymph nodes. Should consult physician for possible antibiotic therapy. If further characterization of ... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Kleerekoper
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Feels like bone: Your doctor's comment does not make sense. Did she/he make any attempt to get an x-ray of draw lab tests? If not, find another doctor.
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
33 years experience Family Medicine
Bump behind ear: This could represent a cyst. it is best to have it evaluated by your doctor as we can not see it or examine it on health tap.
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