A 38-year-old female asked:
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i have a small painful lump appeared on the base of my skull at the neck line 2 inches from my ear is this related to a head cold i am suffering from?

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Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience General Surgery
If it is an: enlarged lymph node, it could be from your infection. If the lump persists after your cold is better, show it to your doctor, because it could be something else.
Answered on May 23, 2016
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