A 58-year-old female asked:
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i fell and hit my head a few weeks ago and still have a bump on the back of my head. should i be concerned?

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Dr. Harold Fields
60 years experience Family Medicine
Bump: No. The bump will gradually disappear
Answered on Mar 23, 2020
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Dr. David Lipkin
51 years experience Internal Medicine
No: The bump is due to some bleeding under the skin (hematoma) from the trauma. It will slowly dissolve .
Answered on Jan 8, 2020
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