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Bump on scalp that won t go away
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dermatology 58 years experience
Possible psoriasis: The bumps may represent psoriatic scale or possibly infection of the hair follicles. See your dermatologist to be sure.
4k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 25-year-old female asked:
Pediatrics 37 years experience
See Your Doctor: There are several possible causes for the "bump" described such as blocked hair follicle, dermoid cyst, mole, & more. Diagnosis of skin findings c... Read More
3.3k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 27-year-old male asked:
Pediatrics 34 years experience
Needs a checkup: It should be seen. Very hard to diagnose with so little information. There are many possibilities in diagnosis.
1.7k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dermatology 47 years experience
Cyst, ?infected: could be pilar cyst or routine sebaceous cyst...would see dermatologist, esp if grows in size and is more painful.
401 viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 27-year-old male asked:
Preventive Medicine 41 years experience
C/w scar tissue or: possibly a persistent sebaceous cyst with significant scar tissue around it which your efforts are not emptying, just adding to trauma & more scar... Read More
1.7k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 48-year-old female asked:
Holistic Medicine 53 years experience
Many possibilitites: You may have to see a doctor to get a proper diagnosis. Painful bumps may be infected. Itchy areas in the scalp can be psoriasis. Vit d oil topically... Read More
5.2k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 16-year-old female asked:
Internal Medicine 61 years experience
?folliculitis: This could be caused by inflammation or infection of some of the hair follicles of that part of your scalp. A dermatologist could diagnose the problem... Read More
4.5k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 20-year-old female asked:
A Verified Doctoranswered
Could be sebascious: Cyst! stop pressing on it. If it gets larger see pcp g; get it removed.
4.6k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dermatology 46 years experience
Skin bump: bumps and lumps on the skin can be anything from benign cysts to malignant tumors. this is something that should be looked at and diagnosed by your do... Read More
3.4k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
A 26-year-old member asked:
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Many reasons: It is concerning that the lesion bleeds and I recommend you see a dermatologist. Scars don't tend to bleed.
184 viewsReviewed >2 years ago
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