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I have a tender bump at the back of my head at the base of my skull... a lymph node?? i got the flu shot yesterday....related?or from scalp scabs?

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Dr. Yelena Kipervas
Family Medicine 23 years experience
Lymph node: It possible that it is a lymph nodes. But need to know what is the reason for this nodes. With Scabies your head will be very itch, scaly scalp can cause it too, and fungal infection as well. But absolutely not related to Flu shot.

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Last updated Oct 28, 2016

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