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A 49-year-old female asked:

Stiff neck/left, few mos w/intermittent headaches in front/on top of head. feel oddly shaped hard immovable lump in back of neck below hairline, even with bottom of ear, just left of spine, i dont think its a lymph node from location. causes?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Mastoid: What you described seems to be the normal mastoid process. It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. It would be prudent to see a doctor. Wish you good health!

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