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Waltham, MA
A 23-year-old male asked:

I have a bump on the left side of my head, above my ear but more towards the top. i sometimes get dizzy when getting up after sitting for a long time.

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Dr. Yelena Kipervas
Family Medicine 23 years experience
Explanation: Your dizziness after sitting long time most likely caused by orthostatic hypotension. To avoid this you need drink a lot of fluids!!! And make a short breaks for 5-10 min exercise. Your bump on the head need evaluation, if it growing up

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Last updated Nov 30, 2016

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