A member asked:

Why dont doctors do biopsies if you have a lump on your head and it dont move around like a cyst would.how can i get a doctor that will do that? are they too busy with covid to help me out? is that why they wont do what theyre supposed to do?

5 doctors weighed in across 2 answers
Dr. Howard Smith answered

Specializes in

go to a dermatologist and get a diagnosis

Answered 11/13/2021


Dr. Philip Schwarzman answered

Specializes in Emergency Medicine

Not every lump needs to be biopsied or even removed for that matter. A dermatologist can examine it and determine the proper course of action. It had nothing to do with COVID.

Answered 11/14/2021



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