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I have a bump on my head the size of a dime and its flesh colored could this be a cist and do i need to get it checked out

A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jerome Litt
Dermatology 71 years experience
Bump on Head: "bumps" on the scalp can be a variety of disorders. The most common are sebaceous cysts. The other growths could be fibromas, moles, keratoses, and ot... Read More

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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Peter Duic
Emergency Medicine 9 years experience
Possible infection: honestly it is hard to tell from your description what is going on. You added the very sweaty group setting and that suggest you have simply a heat ra... Read More
Dr. Estylan Arellano
Emergency Medicine 14 years experience
Could be fungal: usually rash that starts around sweaty areas of the body (under the breast, around the groin, etc) are fungal in nature. The medical term is tinea. ... Read More
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Christopher Calendine
Pediatrics 24 years experience
Sebaceous Cyst: Bump just under the skin may be sebacious cyst and can sometimes be associated with hair loss. Sebaceous cyst is typically firm, round and not painfu... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Schwarzman
Emergency Medicine 47 years experience
Nothing to worry about. It could be a cyst or bite or small abscess. Give it some time. Can apply warm compress to area.
A 39-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yelena Kipervas
Family Medicine 23 years experience
Plan: Nobody can tell what is this not seeing this bump, but my recommendation is: do not touch it often first, the second you can use bacitracin over the ... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Laura McMullen
Pediatrics 21 years experience
A : A rash with raised red bumps is called a maculopapular rash and can be caused by many, many things such as: -food or drug allergy -viral infections ... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
Internal Medicine 59 years experience
A lump like this`: really needs to be felt by your PCP (Primary Care Provider) however it sounds like an old inflammed LYMPH NODE (gland) from an old infection! The LOCA... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mitzi Johnson
Integrative Medicine 36 years experience
Get it checked: This may be an infection. You should get it checked by your doctor to see if you need antibiotics. In the meantime you can apply warm compresses over... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. G Funari
Dr. G Funarianswered
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 45 years experience
Cysts : Cysts are simply sacs of tissue filled with a substance that makes them expand. There are many types of cysts in the body, but the most common in the ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Time to see MD: It is time to see a GYN MD to determine the source of the discoloration and itching.

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