A member asked:

Doctor,my son 6 years old has hard lumps on forhead,back head,back hand,jaw,toe near joints,paining, spreading on head.don scan,xray.what is this doct?

3 doctors weighed in across 2 answers
Dr. Emerito Posadas answered

Specializes in Pediatrics

Bumps.: This not normal. He needs a complete physical to determine the nature of those bumps.

Answered 7/9/2014


Dr. Aarathi Rangachar answered

Specializes in

Rheumatoid nodules: These probably are rheumatoid nodules given his condition of rheumatoid arthritis . Please consult your rheumatologist for further advise and management .

Answered 7/11/2014



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