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Doctor insights on: Hair Bumps Back Neck

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I have three bumps on the back of my neck were the hair line is. That are really swore?

I have three bumps on the back of my neck were the hair line is. That are really swore?

Painful bumps neck: This could be an infection of hair follicles. Please see your dermatologist as soon as possible for proper diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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Woke up with a small bump on the back of my neck and it's painful. Spent time in a hair salon where my head was in a stiff position. What could it be?

Woke up with a small bump on the back of my neck and it's painful. Spent time in a hair salon where my head was in a stiff position. What could it be?

Many Possibilities: Depending on how long it's been going on, i would consider an evaluation by a spine specialist. Sometimes it could be a muscle imbalance, early onset arthritis or scoliosis. Also could be a pinched nerve/herniated disc. Either way it might be good to figure it out and get appropriate treatment. ...Read more

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I have multipule large bumps on the back of my neck near my hair line, they hurt to the touch and burn a little, what could they be?

I have multipule large bumps on the back of my neck near my hair line, they hurt to the touch and burn a little, what could they be?

Details: Are they raised, red, draining? How many? How long have they been there? Getting better/worse? The most common reasons for painful masses are infectious. You should be seen by a physician to determine etiology and treatment. Your primary care doctor or a dermatologist would be a good first evaluation. ...Read more

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Hard bump on back of neck just above the hair line. Hurts when touched and sort of red, but not really. Literally appeared out of nowhere.

???: Need more information and without being able to see it one cannot tell. If it hurts and is as you described i would go see your doctor or dermatologist. ...Read more

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Had laser hair removal on back of neck. Three weeks later, I have a ton of red bumps there now.

Had laser hair removal on back of neck. Three weeks later, I have a ton of red bumps there now.

Allergy reaction: could be allergy. apply hydrocortison cream twice a day. take benadryl (diphenhydramine) at night. no improvement see a doctor. ...Read more

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I found a bump on one side of my neck, then one in m hair line on the back of my neck, now i found one behind my ear, they hurt what are they, ideas?

I found a bump on one side of my neck, then one in m hair line on the back of  my neck, now i found one behind my  ear, they hurt what are they, ideas?

Lymph nodes: When you have an infection in your scalp, face, sinus, or even a cold this can happen. If they don't resolve see your primary md. ...Read more

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Itchy bumps at back of neck near hairline losing hair what could this be? Could it be sebhorreic dermatitis?

Itchy bumps at back of neck near hairline losing hair what could this be? Could it be sebhorreic dermatitis?

Eczema or contact: This can be either eczema or contact dermatitis. Do you color your hair? See a dermatologist or allergist. You may need to have a patch test to rule out contact allergies. Any itchy rashes any where else can indicate eczema. ...Read more