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skull size increase

A 17-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Lymph node: There are thousands of lymph node located around the body that help screen out germs in the serum before it returns to the circulation. There are many ... Read More
Dr. Dale Tylor
19 years experience Pediatric ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Probably nothing: The most common cause is a postauricular lymph node which may have been there for ages without you knowing. If you recently had scalp irritation it co ... Read More

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A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joy Jackson
19 years experience Family Medicine
There : There is a possibilty that the abscess you are dealing with is not sensitive to septra (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim). If you have not noticed an ... Read More
Dr. Lauren Romeo
19 years experience Wound care
Possibly: If the boil is getting larger and is painful it may need to be drained.
Dr. Michael Ein
48 years experience Infectious Disease
Yes: If the abscess is pointing (coming to a head) having it lanced or incised is the primary treatment.
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gerald Mandell
52 years experience Nuclear Medicine
Yes: In today's world most skull asymmetry acquired by babies laying on back and causing closure of cranial sutures asymmetrically, one side more than othe ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
29 years experience Pathology
abscess: Sounds like you have an infectious process such as an abscess. Get medical attention.
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A female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Neck masses: Strongly suggest that you go and see a doctor ASAP. If you cannot be checked by your family doctor now, go to an urgent care facility or an ER. Good l ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mark Fisher
34 years experience Neurology
"Closer to"?: By "closer to" do you mean just behind and below your earlobes? Do you mean your mastoid processes? If so, they've been there your whole life. Odd tha ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Prem Gupta
48 years experience neurology
may be normal: If it is in the center of head just above the neck it could be normal but prominent bone called posterior occipital protuberance. If it seems to be gr ... Read More
A 64-year-old female asked:
Dr. Daniel Azabache
42 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Inflammatory act: That is not normal It seems there is an increased radio nuclear activity near the superior lateral margin of the right orbital. This could be an infl ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ilana Newman
26 years experience Palliative Care
Skulls don't shrink: Skulls are made of bone and they do not shrink.

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