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I thought I had a bug bite on the back of my neck near hair line that appeared about three weeks ago then within the past week it has changed shape w

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Dr. Christine Hom
Pediatrics 30 years experience
Skin bumps: Skin bumps may include pimples, sebaceous cysts, and other scarier things including blowflies. Things to discuss with your doctor include how long it... Read More

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Dr. Layth Maolood
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Reactive: These nodes are reacting to the bug bite on the scalp. Ibuprofen could help with swelling. If the nodes continue to swell or get worse a course of ant... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
General Surgery 43 years experience
Allergy reaction: could be allergy. apply hydrocortison cream twice a day. take benadryl (diphenhydramine) at night. no improvement see a doctor.
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emily Altman
Dermatology 28 years experience
Painful bumps neck: This could be an infection of hair follicles. Please see your dermatologist as soon as possible for proper diagnosis and treatment.
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mark Weston
Orthopedic Spine Surgery 31 years experience
Normal bony promence: Spinous process of the c6c7 vertebrae are palpable in thin people when they bend neck forward.
A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harry Dollahite
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
Hard to say: If you have a soft tissue lesion anywhere that you have noticed, it bears observation. Lesions that are increasing in size, especially rapidly, or tho... Read More
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Dr. Donald Colantino
Internal Medicine 61 years experience
Lump: This may be an ingrown hair, inclusion cyst or a burnt out old lymph node. It would have to be examined by a physician to be sure. It may need no trea... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Lymph node: There are thousands of lymph node located around the body that help screen out germs. There are many in the neck, head & behind the ear. At rest these... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arnold Lentnek
Infectious Disease 53 years experience
See a doctor: Increasing headaches 2 weeks after blunt head trauma is potentially serious. Can be a concussion or, even worse, an intracranial hemorrhage (bleed wit... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
Family Medicine 30 years experience
Exam: Rashes, sin lesions, bumps are relatively impossible to diagnose over the computer. May be a cyst as described, but for definitive diagnosis, see the... Read More

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