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A 23-year-old female asked:

Small lump on top of head (scalp area). not painful but ive never noticed it before. should i be worried? could this be a sign of something bad?

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Dr. Bernard Seif
Clinical Psychology 40 years experience
Lump on head: Any lump needs to be examined by your doctor. Please see him/her. It may be a sebaceous cyst, which are relatively common, treatable, and not something to worry over. Peace and good health.
Dr. Zeyad Morcos
Neurology 22 years experience
Agreed, I also suggest that to have picture with it with nearby ruler, so you can monitor it over the years. Many of them are benign (no harm) but agree must be examined by your doctor.
Feb 23, 2019

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