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What is this bumpy area in the back of my head

A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Davant
48 years experience Family Medicine
Occipital protuberan: If it feels like part of your skull and like a bone it's probably the occipital protuberance and you just noticed it. If it's softer, sort of rounded ... Read More
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Shawn Dalton-bethea
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
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A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Marra
28 years experience Radiology
Possibly: Yes, brain tumors can cause headaches! The good thing is that “statistically speaking”, they are pretty low down on the list as the vast majority of h ... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
31 years experience Family Medicine
Headache: SOUNDS LIKE MUSCLE CONTRACTION HEADACHE
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Franklyn Gergits
28 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
TMJ: Hello. Yes TMJ can specifically cause these symptoms. See your dentist who may be able to initiate treatment.
A female asked:
Dr. Samantha Maplethorpe
21 years experience Family Medicine
Mole: You should have a Family Physician look at it.
A 40-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Beckmann
Specializes in Family Medicine
No: A concussion a year ago should have no bearing on a bumpy car ride provided you were completely symptom-free from your previous concussion.
A member asked:
Dr. James Seward
21 years experience Dermatology
Difficult : Difficult to tell without a clinical examination, but possibilities include ringworm of the scalp, eczema, psoriasis, and other...I would recommend yo ... Read More
A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
37 years experience Family Medicine
See doc!: A new headache that has lasted this long needs to be evaluated. Please see a doc SOON (1-2 days). Please add your country (and state if in the U.S.A. ... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Omar Eton
Dr. Omar Eton answered
37 years experience Hematology and Oncology
"Weird" not specific: 26 men don't usually have this for two weeks. Bad position in bed or chair?Taking too many vitamins? If getting better, hopefully resolved on its ow ... Read More
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