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What is this bumpy area in the back of my head
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Can staring at a computer cause tension in the back of head (occiput)? I have tension in back of head and dizziness. Normal CT. Massage not effective
Dr. Shawn Dalton-bethea answered
19 years experience Pain Management
Occipital neuralgia: The greater and lesser occipital nerves live in the back of the head on both sides. The lesser nerve runs towards your ear and the greater nerve runs ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Would a brain tumor cause painful throbbing spot on lower right side occiput? Normal neuro exam but the HA are every week and I’m worried. Also feel like right ear is stopped up but no congestion. Sometimes HA moves to temples and sides of head.
A 33-year-old female asked:
Acute soreness throughout temple to sterno to occiput. No recent trauma. No other sx. Equillaterally. Cause for concern?
A 33-year-old male asked:
Can TMJ cause pain and muscle tension around the temples, occiput and eyes? Been having pain there for 3 weeks now and, jaw started clicking last week
A female asked:
I have a mole on the back of my head since I was born but here recently it has got bigger and kind of bumpy. It's also itchy and hurting. ?
A 40-year-old male asked:
I had a concussion a year ago. Last night when I was in a car, it was bumpy and i kept hitting my head on the back of the seat. Should I be worried?
A member asked:
Does the red, dry, bumpy spot on the back of my 3 month old sons head need attention? I noticed a red circle about the size f of a quarter on the back of my 3 month olds head after his 2 month check up. It stays dry, and it it raised a bit and it's seems
A 58-year-old male asked:
Headache sometimes on the right temple and shifts to back of head, often triggered by jerks and bumpy roads, its almost ten days now. Please advice.
A 30-year-old male asked:
Have headaches in back of head for a couple of weeks now and any little bit of shaking of the head or bumpy roads makes it much worse and feel weird ?
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