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A 25-year-old member asked about a female:

My child (3 years old) has an indention on the right side of her head with mild discoloration. shes had it for the past 2.5 years. would you recommend any tests?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Exam first: Under the watchful eyes of a skilled pediatrician any child can be examined and properly evaluated. Your post is a bit vague & does not point to a specific label. No testing may be needed if the issue can be explained by exam. When, if & what testing might be needed would be determined by exam.
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