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.
1 doctor answer • 7 doctors weighed in
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
1.2k viewsReviewed >2 years ago
Last updated Nov 30, 2016
Connect with a U.S. board-certified doctor by text or video anytime, anywhere.
24/7 visits - just $39!
50% off with $15/month membership
Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.