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I've had ramsay hunt on left side 4 last month am feeling better now. Noticed a painful bump on lower left jaw since 10 days. A related symptom?

I've had ramsay hunt on left side 4 last month am feeling better now. Noticed a painful bump on lower left jaw since 10 days. A related symptom?

Inflammed node: Ramsey hunt syndrome is a viral illness and can cause swollen lymph nodes. If the lump is getting bigger or more tender, than it might be infected and you would need an antibiotic. Otherwise, Ibuprofen or Aspirin would help. ...Read more

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Given oral sex to male. Swollen lymph nodes, jaw pain, and clear fluid bumps that clear up soon(painful), 3 red dots cheek. Symptoms 3 days after Zpak?

Given oral sex to male. Swollen lymph nodes, jaw pain, and clear fluid bumps that clear up soon(painful), 3 red dots cheek. Symptoms 3 days after Zpak?

Sounds: like you may have acquired HERPES infection (Sometimes Herpes virus attacks a less common mucous membrane) It is certainly a possibility that you might respond to an anti-herpes (anti-viral) medication. Ask your Treating Health professional if this is a good idea...in any case I hope it helps Dr Z ...Read more

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In a child under 2, what kind of symptoms should require a trip to the office/er after an accident to the head (e.G. Fall, bump) ?

In a child under 2, what kind of symptoms should require a trip to the office/er after an accident to the head (e.G. Fall, bump)  ?

Loss of conciousness: The height of the fall is important. Falls from height of a cribb are alot more concering than rolling off a bed. Also surface is important. Carpet is better than concrete. Loc, altered mental status, recurrent vomiting and wosening headache are all concerning symptoms. ...Read more

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I bumped head a week ago, didn't have concussion symptoms but it's sporadically sensitive to touch. Small bump that reduced but I'm concerned. ?

I bumped head a week ago, didn't have concussion symptoms but it's sporadically sensitive to touch.  Small bump that reduced but I'm concerned.  ?

Subgaleal hematoma: You probably have a small subgaleal hematoma. These collections are beneath the muscle layer of the scalp. They may take quite a while to resolve, but are not something to worry about. ...Read more

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Have all the symptoms of a concussion now but I didn't bump my head recently. However I have had numerous concussions in my life. What's going on?

Have all the symptoms of a concussion now but I didn't bump my head recently. However I have had numerous concussions in my life. What's going on?

Symptoms: What exactly are your symptoms? Are you a physician? Have you been examined, evaluated or had a CT scan of your brain?: Your issues must be examined and imaged. Call for a neurological evaluation and respond with exact symptoms. ...Read more

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My husband is wanting to know what are the symptoms of akylosing spondyitis.There are 2 small bumps on the lower back of his head. What could this be?

My husband is wanting to know what are the symptoms of akylosing spondyitis.There are 2 small bumps on the lower back of his head.  What could this be?

Often back pain and: Ankylosing spondylitis is a condition affecting the disc spaces in lower back causing slippage/deformity, and thus causing chronic back pain and stiffness. This more often presents in young males before age of 40. Typically symptoms are worse in am and improve somewhat with activities. Fatigue/fever/wt loss may occur during active disease . Bumps in back of head not likely related. Good luck. ...Read more

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Is it true that if a toddler bumps his head pretty hard and there was some damage or concussion, symptoms would most likey show up within 4 hrs?

Is it true that if a toddler bumps his head pretty hard and there was some damage or concussion, symptoms would most likey show up within 4 hrs?

Watch for 8 hrs: It would be extremely unlikely to have significant bleeding, but watch for unusual sleepiness, difference in pupil size, nausea/vomitting. Concussions have variable presentation and symptoms can show up even after 12 hours. You know your child best, and can tell if there is anything worrisome going on. ...Read more

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Hi, for a while now I've had from what I can feel bump on the back of my head. It isn't painful and I don't have symptoms. should I get it checked out?

Yes...: You probably ought to have your doctor take a look at it just to be certain it is nothing to worry about. That way, you will hopefully find out what it is and get it treated, if necessary. Or, the doctor will tell you it's nothing and then you can stop worrying about it. Good luck to you!!! ...Read more

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Hi bumped my head on wall , 4 days ago .Not any symptoms bk then . Bump is healing . Only sympt now is my anxiety, tmj , concussion? or pcs?

Hi bumped my head on wall , 4 days ago .Not any symptoms bk then  . Bump is healing . Only sympt now is my anxiety, tmj , concussion? or pcs?

Evaluation recommend: You should be evaluated to make sure there are no intracranial bleeds but does sound like a traumatic ( whiplash ) type injury to the TMJ. This also needs evaluation and conservative therapy ...Read more

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I have blister like bumps on my chin. They are filled with clear fluid. No head or pus. And they seem to spread. No other symptoms.

I have blister like bumps on my chin. They are filled with clear fluid. No head or pus. And they seem to spread. No other symptoms.

See a dermatologist: Without seeing these and getting a full history, including a list of any medications you may be on it is impossible to speculate on a diagnosis. ...Read more