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bumps on scalp that come and go

A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Satish Sundar
34 years experience Pediatrics
Needs a checkup: It should be seen. Very hard to diagnose with so little information. There are many possibilities in diagnosis.
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stanley Katz
47 years experience Dermatology
Cyst, ?infected: could be pilar cyst or routine sebaceous cyst...would see dermatologist, esp if grows in size and is more painful.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Milton Mintz
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Could be sebascious: Cyst! stop pressing on it. If it gets larger see pcp g; get it removed.
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
41 years experience Preventive Medicine
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
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
52 years experience Rheumatology
Have it evaluated: If that is the case, have the area evaluated to determine the cause.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Shenenberger
25 years experience Dermatology
Could be a cyst: Sometimes common cysts can get inflamed and painful. However, there are other things that can cause your symptoms. You should have this examined.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
57 years experience Dermatology
No: See a dermatologist. There are a variety of skin disorders which may be identified by exam.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Glynis Ablon
29 years experience Dermatology
May be pilar cysts: or they may be moles. A dermatologist can tell you
A 63-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michelle Chambers
39 years experience Dermatology
Skin growth: Could be a benign lesion called a seborrheic keratosis but it the lesions grows, bleeds gets painful or changes you should have it checked. As you sh ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
43 years experience Dermatology
You should: You should have it removed again especially if it's bothering you.
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