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A 19-year-old female asked:

Can skull based tumours be felt outside of the skull? what do they feel like? what are the symptoms? is a doctor has felt a bump on head and says no tumour is he correct?

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Dr. Al Hegab
Dr. Al Hegabanswered
Allergy and Immunology 41 years experience
Yes, he is correct : No such thing as feeling skull base tumours outside the skull. Stop worrying about and trust uour dictor, if you are still anxious, better see a psychilogist / psychiatrist to help you out, anxiety can unduly disrupt your normal life activities, best wishes
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