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what do bumps on your head mean

A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Payam Rafat
22 years experience Podiatry
Many possibilities: Bumps under the skin could be as a result of different reasons of which could include an ingrown hair, acne, infection, abscess, or an allergic reacti ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Aleks Radovic
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Could mean: many things... Did you hit your head? This could mean swelling or bruising under the skin. Is is a rubbery bump that can move? That could be a lipoma, ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Hard to tell.: Folliculitis? Contact dermatitis? Shingles? Hard to tell by just that description. A consultation, either with us or locally, would help us to bet ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Tomeo
38 years experience Dermatology
Cyst : It is a collection of dead skin cells that can become infected with pus and other fluids.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Lewis
44 years experience Urology
Possible irritation: Small bumps on the head of the penis, especially in an uncircumcised male, most often either a normal variation or minor self-limiting irritation that ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
See your doctor: This is a problem that necessitates a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. This will allow him/her to examine you, ask specific questions. And poss ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
37 years experience Family Medicine
Several things: This is a problem that necessitates a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. This will allow him/her to examine you, ask specific questions. And poss ... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
30 years experience Family Medicine
Non healing lesion: It may be some underlying lesion that appears to be a non-healing scab. Get the area examined by a dr. to see if it is something that needs to be tre ... Read More
A male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Exostoses: If these have been present for years, are bony hard and show no growth,pain or tenderness, they may be boney growths(exostoses) of the skull and thes ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Pearly papules: Look on the internet for "pearly penile papules" and see if this is you. They're a normal variant and some men consider them a plus. If they bother yo ... Read More

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