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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lewis Hassell
38 years experience Pathology
Hard bumps: A hard bump in the skin at your age is most likely benign, perhaps an inclusion cyst, or an osteoma cutis. If the lymph nodes are related to the lump, ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Guy Fogel
Dr. Guy Fogel answered
43 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
T1 spinous process: That is a normal anatomic landmark that unfortunately is the spot that all cervical joint pain is referred to. I would recommend evaluation with imagi ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Maybe a birth defect: It may be a birth defect that needs evaluation, so the parents most likely have already taken the baby to the specialists. If not, a pediatrician is t ... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Michel
45 years experience Family Medicine
See your doc: This may be a very prominent vertebrae . If it painful you should see your doctor and get it looked at. it might also need xrays. Needs to be check ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience Clinical Psychology
Lump: Any lump of unknown origin needs to be examined by your doctor. Please see him/her. One possibility is a sebaceous cyst, which is easily treated but ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
33 years experience Plastic Surgery
Possibly but likely: In this location it could be a lymph node or it could be a sebaceous cyst or hair cyst, .
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ki-Hon Lin
24 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Neck anatomy: At the base of the neck, the C7 and t1 spinous processes are much longer than the spinous processes above them, which results in a "bump" at the cervi ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rowlin Lichter
71 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Need more: The spine extends from the base of your skull all the way to your coccyx (tailbone). Where ,in your mind, is the top? Is it close to the middle/ An ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rowlin Lichter
71 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Need a bit more info: Lump on the spinous process would not involve nerve. Injury could cause a crushed vertebra and a "hump".TB is rare in the US but that could be a probl ... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Orlando Puente
40 years experience Vascular Surgery
Cyst: Probably a sebaceous cyst or lipoma are most common see your dr to find out.
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