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A 29-year-old female asked:

What are some of the causes for a spot on my head that hurts when i touch it, like the pain radiates around my head, . no head trauma and no bump.?

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Dr. Marcel Hungs
Neurology 28 years experience
Neuralgia: Some nerve endings exiting the skull are just under skin. These nerve endindings can get irritated and hurt upon contact/pressure from the outside. (occipital neuralgia). Infection in sinus and ear area can hurt as well as muscle tensions, skin lesions and even tick bite.
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Dr. Stephen Weber
Facial Plastic Surgery 27 years experience
Unclear: It is very hard to help you with such limited information. I recommend that you start with your primary care doctor who can evaluate these areas and refer to a specialist if necessary. I hope this information is helpful. Stephen weber, M.D., f.A.C.S. Lone tree facial plastic surgeon.
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Last updated May 6, 2019

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