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Swollen golf ball sized lump on back of daughters neck. right below hairline. center...not off center.

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Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience in Pediatrics
Prominent vertebrae: In that location it would most likely be the dorsal or back extension of a spinal vertebrae. These can be quite noticeable in some kids depending on how they are built, and do not necessarily mean anything bad. If it bothers her or you, have her doc look at it.
Answered on Feb 29, 2020

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