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hard movable lump on head

A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clarence Lyons
19 years experience Family Medicine
Cant' tell: Can't tell by description. See a doctor and get checked.

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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mandakini Patel
40 years experience Pediatrics
Hard lump on head: Yo need ot see your doctor or dermatologist. Cannot assess lumps without exam.
A member asked:
Dr. John Rhoades
47 years experience Family Medicine
Need exam: you will need an exam to determine what the hard lump is and if anything needs to be done.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Wait it out: A "goose egg" like this will resolve with time. As long as you did not lose consciousness and do not have progressive neurologic dysfunction you will ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience Family Medicine
See your doctor: You sould see your doctor. This lump needs to be palpated by your doctor and he/she needs to be able to put the rest of your symptoms in perspective.
A member asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
Exam: she must be examined. this may be a posterior occipital lymph node, cyst or abscess. Please have your daughter examined ASAP.
A male asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
44 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Cyst: It sounds like a sebaceous cyst but without looking at it, impossible to know for sure. See your doctor for confirmation and management. All the best.
A male asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
60 years experience Family Medicine
Lump: It sometimes takes up to 2 weeks to disappear and sometimes you may even be left with a permanent lump. Good Luck
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Foster Carr
32 years experience General Practice
Possible cysts: They may be sebaceous or follicular cysts which are not life threatening. However, you should have them examined to get a diagnosis.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Get them seen: Show these to your personal physician at your next visit. They may be postoccipital lymph nodes, epidermoid inclusion cysts, ingrown hairs, or goodnes ... Read More
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