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Causes Of Skull Bumps
I have a hard bump in the back of my skull in the base of the occipital lobe region. It is does not cause any sort of pain but I am concerned. ?
Have it checked out: Most likely it is a bony prominence and benign but should have your doctor check it out when you see him/her ...Read more
We discovered a beige-y, painless, irregularly-shaped bump on my husband's skull. He's had this for a few months and hasn't necessarily gotten bigger?
Ive always had this bump just below the base of my skull that doesnt necessarily hurt but now I have a new bump on my skull that hurts to touch. Help?
Painful bump: The painless bump is likely a lymph node, or less likely maybe a cyst. The new painful bump is likely a "reactive" lymph node (recent viral infection or even an infection you were unaware of?). A new painful bump could also be from an infected hair shaft or abscess in which case look for redness. Have your physician check them out to be sure. ...Read more
Woke up with a hard fixated quarter sized bump on the back of my skull, no injury and it has been there for two days. Hurts if i put pressure on it?
I have a small hard bump in the middle of my head it feels like is part of my skull but I never felt that before and it doesnt hurt what could it be?
About once a month for the past year i had sharp localized pain lasting a few seconds in one spot on the upper left of my skull. I also noticed a bump?
I have a small bump at the bottom right of my head just underneath the skull and hurts to touch but bearable, its been there for a few days , im male 1?
See your doctor: You sould see your doctor. This lump needs to be palpated by your doctor and he/she needs to be able to put the rest of your symptoms in perspective. ...Read more
Hard bump on head that doesn't move, hurts when I put pressure on it. Feels like the pain is coming from the skull when I touch it. What could it be?
Exam: Get examined: soft tissue mass or growth must be evalauted- cannot be answered without an exam ...Read more
Hi, is it normal for my adult skull to get more bumps and indentations? I also notice when I apply pressure to an area of my skull I feel a dull pain.
See your physician: While the skull surface isn't perfectly smooth, it doesn't usually change in adults. See your physician. He can examine you and order an Xray to ascertain if a problem is present ...Read more
Hello, my friend hit his head on a garage door! his skin on his skull has been cut and it is bleeding. I can feel a bump. Is it find to heal naturally?
At what age does my baby's skull completely close? She is 6mo and staring to move around an bump her head on more things, so I am concerned.
?? Close ??: The soft spots are quite variable & may grow larger before becoming smaller & are seldom distinct after 9-12 mo.The skull itself is composed by about 17 separate growth centers that seemingly push away from each other until the kid reaches 9-10 yrs when the adult skull size is reached.Kids seldom do any damage to the skull by their simple movements. A trauma that knocks them out is worth an eval. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Have a small round bump underneath my skin at the base of my skull, its not on the otherside.Have headaches on that side of my head to.Any idea?
I have an enlarged bump on the back of my head on the right side at the base of the skull. It is very tender? No other symptoms. Should i be worried?
See a dr: You may have a pilar cyst( hair cyst) that may be trying to get infected . You may need a surgeon to drain or remove it. ...Read more