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A 22-year-old female asked:

small, hard bump on back of neck. not visible. size of a tiny pinky nail. no symptoms. it's on the right side on cartilage part. help! i'm worried?

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Dr. George Gataky
Dermatology 59 years experience
Could be cyst: This could be a sebaceous cyst. These can usually be moved. If it is very hard and immobile, you should have it checked by your physician.
Dr. Michelle Chambers
Dermatology 39 years experience
Nodule on the neck: The most common small nodular lesion is a cyst. If the lesion is stable in size, mobile and non-tender it is probably ok. If it does not resolve in a few weeks or if it changes you should see your doctor.S.

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Last updated Feb 9, 2019

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