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Doctor insights on: Forehead Tumor Symptoms

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What are the symptoms of having a tumor on your forehead?

What are the symptoms of having a tumor on your forehead?

Swelling/mass: A tumor on the forehead would produce a swelling. Depending on the rate of growth, and invasiveness of the tumor there may be ulceration, bleeding, color changes and local pain. ...Read more

Neoplasms (Definition)

"tumor" literally translates as "mass", so even a fresh bruise could be called a "tumor". Doctors use the term "neoplasm" (tranlates literally as new growth) to describe tumors that are abnormal growths of cells. These may be benign or malignant; "malignant" = cancer. In everyday usage, we use "tumor" ...Read more


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Left side head pain and forehead pain.These is the symptoms of brain tumor?

Left side head pain and forehead pain.These is the symptoms of brain tumor?

Unlikely: Since you also have forehead pain this is far more likely to be a sinus headache. Obviously i can't tell over the internet. Brain tumors are rare, estimated 20/100, 000 people. Of those, 7/100, 000 are cancer. ...Read more

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Is it true falling on your head can cause a tumor? i hit my forehead 2 months ago but haven't had any problems,people have been saying that

Is it true falling on your head can cause a tumor? i hit my forehead 2 months ago but haven't had any problems,people have been saying that

No tumor: Trauma is not a carcinogenic factor so that injuring ones head can not induce cancer formation. On the other hand trauma can induce a site of TGF-B and platelet derived growth factor and Ive seen sites of trauma such a head, develop a hematoma followed by migration of tumor cells from a previous malignancy to the site of hematoma in the head or other site. ...Read more

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Knot on forehead. One doctor said it was tumor ?

Knot on forehead. One doctor said it was tumor
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Get it removed: If doctor says ' tumor' then follow the advice , if necessary take another opinion , only way to know exactly what is is by biopsy , most of the soft tissue tumors are benign , out side the cranium , a simple out patient surgery salves the problem. ...Read more

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Where can I find a reputable plastic surgeon to remove fatty tissue/tumor from my forehead?

Plasticsurgery.org: A good place to start to find a board certified plastic surgeon in your area is the find a doctor tab at plasticsurgery.Org. ...Read more

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Bump grew on her forehead, has been on there for years, what doctor is specialized on that? And what is your diagnostic? Read it could be a bone tumor

Bump grew on her forehead, has been on there for years, what doctor is specialized on that? And what is your diagnostic? Read it could be a bone tumor

Unlikely: Bone tumor highly unlikely in this scenario. Best place to start is primary care doctor or a dermatologist. If it is a cyst, can be removed easily. ...Read more

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Does numbness in forehead mean a problem with my sinuses or a brain tumor>?

Does numbness in forehead mean a problem with my sinuses or a brain tumor>?

See a doctor: See a doctor or other health care provider that can work with you to figure out what is wrong. There is no way to evaluate your complaint via healthtap. ...Read more

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What to do if i got a lump under skin not a brain tumor got a mia its under my skin on forehead any ideas ?

What to do if i got a lump under skin not a brain tumor got a mia its under my skin on forehead any ideas ?

Dermatologist?: Difficult to assess from description. Sounds like dermatologist is in order. Most likely not a brain tumor. ...Read more