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Sores on back of neck at hairline

A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Payam Rafat
Podiatry 23 years experience
Have it evaluated.: There are many types and causes of skin rashes. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, vi... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Miller
Wound care 37 years experience
Different options: That area has a lot of things in it both in the skin and below it. Sweat glands, hair follicles and skin cysts as well as lymph nodes, fatty tissue, ... Read More
A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bradford Romans
A Verified Doctoranswered
Internal Medicine 38 years experience
Can you leave it: alone?Certianly,stop squeezing it and monitor it's size.If enlarges,show your doc soon.If stays the same,point it out when you see your doc.Not to wor... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregory Boger
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 26 years experience
Too vague: It may be muscular (spasm or cramp) or could be a lymph node or a growth. See a doctor. Try applying heat to the area and using Excedrin advil or ale... Read More
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mohammad Khan
Pediatrics 31 years experience
Lymph nodes: enlargement of local lymph nodes may be due to local infection and may get better with the use of antibiotics. please see a physician, you may have a... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Clemens
General Surgery 38 years experience
Many possibilities: How big? increasing in size? painful? history of infections? history of cancer? how deep? what does it feel like? swollen lymph nodes in the area? red... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
General Practice 52 years experience
Enlarged lymphnode ?: Scalp skin conditoni may cause the lymph glands at the back of the head to swell. See your doctor. May need a biopsy.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Lymph node: There are thousands of lymph node located around the body that help screen out germs in the body serum. There are many in the neck, head & behind ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Douglas Berson
Allergy and Immunology 39 years experience
Itchy back: You might be allergic to your shampoo or another hair care product. Without a medical exam it would be difficult to say. Consider using only a non sen... Read More
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