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Can lump on temple cause dizziness?

Can lump on temple cause dizziness?

Temple mass: Any lump in that region is quite unlikely to be giving you dizziness. Go see your doctor to be evaluated. ...Read more

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Have a hard lump on my right temple. Hurts when I open/close my mouth or touch it and it causes migraines and nausea. Had for 3 months but now worse?

Have a hard lump on my right temple. Hurts when I open/close my mouth or touch it and it causes migraines and nausea. Had for 3 months but now worse?

See your PCP: For evaluation, tests to rule out Temporal Arteritis and proper diagnosis and treatment. See your doctor ASAP to avoid serious complications. ...Read more

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What could cause lump in the head?

What could cause lump in the head?

Scalp?: If it is on the scalp it can be a cyst, or other growth such as calcifying lesion. It can also represent rare lesions which would require examination and possible biopsy to make the distinction. ...Read more

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What causes lumps on middle fore head and on the back of head which causes your head to hurt?

What causes lumps on middle fore head and on the back of head which causes your head to hurt?

Need exam: Your question needs to be answer by your physician after having proper physical exam. See your physician. ...Read more

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What causes a lump on my head the day after drinking? The lump disappears the very next day and does not hurt.

What causes a lump on my head the day after drinking? The lump disappears the very next day and does not hurt.

? falling: Maybe you are falling and hittting your head, other than that I do not know what it would be. When you get the lump, get into a dr. And show it, so it can be properly diagnosed. ...Read more

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I have a painful lump on the right side of my head they come and go and no dr can figure out what they are or what causes them. I had one biopsied and?

I have a painful lump on the right side of my head they come and go and no dr can figure out what they are or what causes them. I had one biopsied and?

What did biopsy show: If you could let us know what the biopsy showed, we may be able to give you a better answer. Possibilities include infection (boil, for example), wart, etc. Do you get 1 at a time or do you get several at once? Showing a picture of 1 along with the biopsy results would be helpful. Have you seen a dermatologist yet? You could request a consult on HealthTap once you can provide more info. Good luck! ...Read more

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Do relaxers cause lumps in the head?

Do relaxers cause lumps in the head?

Not usually: Our bodies always have things that grow and change. Skin, fat, muscle, lymph nodes, bones, can change shape, get larger, more prominent due to many factors. The vast majority are not cancer but simply unusual growths like fatty tumors, cysts, skin tags, moles, etc. Most cause no symptoms and can be watched. If they cause symptoms or change colors, bleed, bruise or hurt, then see your doctor. ...Read more

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Does botox cause lumps on top of head?

Does botox cause lumps on top of head?

No: When Botox is injected it might cause the area to raise up a little but this should fade away in a few minutes. If you are concern with an injected area, please call back to your injector's office for an evaluation. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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What can cause a lump on the top of the head?

What can cause a lump on the top of the head?

Cyst.: Trichilemmal os sebaceaous cyst. Usually bumps on the head are cysts of one sort or another. Sometimes they can be infected. At that point they are quite obviously painful swollen and red. ...Read more

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What could cause lumps that grow below the head of penis?

What could cause lumps that grow below the head of penis?

Pearly papules?: One man in about one hundred is the lucky owner of "pearly penile papules" along the corona (the back part of the glans). They are a normal variant and might be considered something of a plus. If for some reason you don't like them, they can be removed using a laser. Check the online photos and see if this matches what you have. ...Read more

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I have a hard bony lump on back of my head, what causes it? Is it benign or malignant?

I have a hard bony lump on back of my head, what causes it? Is it benign or malignant?

Probably benign: Probably benign osteoma. However, see ENT doc for exam/recommendations. ...Read more

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Should I be worry if I have a small lump behind my head, (somewhere near my neck)? It causes me headache and leave me the feeling of uncomfort.

Should I be worry if I have a small lump behind my head, (somewhere near my neck)? It causes me headache and leave me the feeling of uncomfort.

Have it seen: By pcp, ; possibly have it removed- could be cyst, or lymph node1 is there any sign of infection on scalp--? ...Read more

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Hello sir. A lump appears on my frehead near about every month. It is highly painful dat my cmplete head is paining badly. N also caused me fever. Reas?

Hello sir. A lump appears on my frehead near about every month. It is highly painful dat my cmplete head is paining badly. N also caused me fever. Reas?

See a doctor: This requires a full history and physical exam and perhaps some imaging studies and labs to fully assess and arrive at a diagnosis. Answers on HealthTap aren't intended for individual treatment, prescription or diagnosis. ...Read more

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It has to do with migraines. Can or do they cause lumps on your skull, I've notice since my migraines started over the years the middle of my head has?

It has to do with migraines. Can or do they cause lumps on your skull, I've notice since my migraines started over the years the middle of my head has?

Lumps: I don't believe migraines will cause lumps on your skull. Visit a dermatologist to determine if those lumps are sebaceous cysts. ...Read more

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What can cause little lumps in your head?

What can cause little lumps in your head?

Many possibilities: Some causes of “lumps” may include: bony overgrowths, soft tissue masses, ganglions, fibromas, cysts, and infection. Have it evaluated by a professional to get the right diagnosis. ...Read more

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I have been very very stressed out the past few days, can that cause a lump in the back of my head near my neck?

I have been very very stressed out the past few days, can that cause a lump in the back of my head near my neck?

Stress effects?: You used "very" twice, so it sounds like your stress is extra high. You don't mention a headache. Tension or stress headaches are common. It sounds like muscle tension that could be related to your stress. That is no substitute for a good evaluation by a trained physician. If your symptoms persist, expand, or you are just worried, then see a doctor. ...Read more

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Lump close to back right lymph node of boyfriends head that's getting bigger daily and has started to cause slight pain. Is he ok?!

Ans: Well having an irritated lymph node can be for May causes. The fact that you think it is enlarging is a good reason to see a doctor for evaluation. ...Read more

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I have sore hard lumps around the crown and back of my head. They eventually scab over and sometimes go away while others appear. What causes this?

I have sore hard lumps around the crown and back of my head. They eventually scab over and sometimes go away while others appear. What causes this?

Several options: Without examining you I cannot give you a 100% answer. However, some thoughts are acne keloidalis (sometimes seen with really short haircuts), could also be a form of scalp cellulitis. I would suggest you see a dermatologist who can help clarify the answer and best recommend treatment. ...Read more

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Hard, fixed lump under chin near trachea, painless, I'm 19, under skin, can be felt anyway I tilt my head, and by others, is this a cause for concern

Hard, fixed lump under chin near trachea, painless, I'm 19, under skin, can be felt anyway I tilt my head, and by others, is this a cause for concern

? thyroid nodule: Get an ultrasound to resolve the cause
then it will tell you whether it is a cyst or a nodule. You are still young tho. Either way, depends on the finding, a fine needle biopsy may be needed. ...Read more

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My mom has lumps on head that come and go and cause pain - 2 doctors told her she needs surgery but they can come back - are these considered noncance?

My mom has lumps on head that come and go and cause pain - 2 doctors told her she needs surgery but they can come back - are these considered noncance?

Unlikely: These are most likely pilar cysts that will probably not come back after removal and are not cancerous. If they do come back, its because a small bit was left inside - a sometimes unavoidable event. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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Docs, could a pulled neck muscle cause lump on your head?

Docs, could a pulled neck muscle cause lump on your head?

Neck: A pulled neck muscle can cause a lump at the base of your scull where the neck muscles insert, but not on top of your head where there are no muscles. ...Read more

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Iv had a lump at the bottom of my head on the skull for a while now should I go see my doctor. What is it and what causes it?

Iv had a lump at the bottom of my head on the skull for a while now should I go see my doctor. What is it and what causes it?

May be normal bone: If it's at the very back of your head, directly in the midline, it's probably a normal bony lump called the external occipital protuberance. Sometimes it takes people many years to discover they have this. If it's clearly to the right or left it may be a lymph node, and if getting bigger, should be checked out. ...Read more

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I've had migraines 2 months with no relief with any pain meds also. I have dizzieness and multiple lumps on my neck and head what could cause this?

I've had migraines 2 months with no relief with any pain meds also. I have dizzieness and multiple lumps on my neck and head what could cause this?

Wens: Bumps on yor head may be sebaceous cysts and the glands in your neckmy be swollen because of it. Are you sure you have migraines andnot pain from your cysts? ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of bone cancer? I have a hard immobile lump on the back of my head, what could have caused it? Is it normal to have a hard lump?

What are the symptoms of bone cancer? I have a hard immobile lump on the back of my head, what could have caused it? Is it normal to have a hard lump?

May be just a cyst: I see a lot of these. The vast majority are just benign cysts, especially in young adults. If it grows or bothers you, that's enough reason to get it removed. ...Read more

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Had a headache yesterday that wouldn't go away with Tylenol (acetaminophen). Then today I felt a lump on my head that is hard and doesn't move. Causes?

Lump: The lump can be due to a lump in the skull, a cyst in the scalp tissue or another type of mass. If this is new, you need to get in and have it evaluated to make sure it is not something bad. ...Read more

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My son is 3 and has mild hemophilia A, I took him to the hospital 2 weeks about cause he bumped his head and he got a lump, my concern is that it's not going down what can I do?

My son is 3 and has mild hemophilia A, I took him to the hospital 2 weeks about cause he bumped his head and he got a lump, my concern is that it's not going down what can I do?

Patience: If he was evaluated and the only residual is the goose egg, you may just need to wait it out. When kids form a blood pocket after such an injury, it is located between the skull and a dense layer of scalp that has no regular blood supply. The bleeding stops itself by having a limited space to expand. It can time for the blood to break down and be absorbed. It will sometimes form a calcium deposit. ...Read more