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Bump on scalp won t go away
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anderson Tsaianswered
Internal Medicine 11 years experience
Hi: You should have doctor look at the bump to see what it is and if treatment is necessary. Take care.
Answered Sep 09, 2021
A 35-year-old female asked:
A bump that looks exactly like a mosquito bite or a pimple has formed on my scalp and wont go away. painless, non itchy, doesnt bleed. should i be concerned?
Dr. Gurmukh Singhanswered
Pathology 51 years experience
You may watch and wait. If the "bump" more than doubles in size, ulcerates, bleeds, more bumps develop, you get fever or lose weight, see a doctor.
Answered Feb 21, 2022
A 25-year-old female asked:
I have a small pimple sized bump on my scalp under my hair, it has been there for a few weeks and won't go away. there is only one. what is it?
Dr. Neigatha Graneyanswered
Pediatrics 39 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 26-year-old female asked:
Small skin colored bumps/lumps in crown of scalp that won't go away they itch/hurt. seem to itch more right after i wash my hair? tried dif shampoos?
Dr. Lawrence Parishanswered
60 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 28-year-old female asked:
I have a small bump on my scalp that will not go away.it has changed positions over time.it is hard and sometimes there is pus.
Dr. Stanley Katzanswered
Dermatology 49 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:
I have a small smooth but hard bump on my scalp that wont go away.. never had b4. when i try to pop it just bleeds. no pus at all..shud i be scared?
Dr. Milton Alvis, jranswered
Preventive Medicine 43 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:
Dr. Sandra Pinkhamanswered
55 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 24-year-old female asked:
Bump on back of scalp.not painful to touch it's hard&non movable.havn't felt sick or taken any meds or hurt the area. grown slightly larger?
Dr. John Guagentianswered
Dermatology 48 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:
I have small shinyish pink reddish bump on my scalp (1cm). doesnt bleed on its own, only bleeds when i scratch. did it form cause i scratch my scalp?
Dr. Maricelina Caroanswered
A US doctor answeredLearn more
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
A 37-year-old member asked:
A Verified Doctoranswered
Rheumatology 54 years experience
Have it evaluated: If that is the case, have the area evaluated to determine the cause.
4.7k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
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