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Hard Lump Under Scalp
What are these hard lumps under my scalp? There are 3 of them, about the size of a pea, hard, no pain from them, just annoying.
See below: They're probably blocked sebaceous cysts and are harmless. If they grow, consult your family doctor. ...Read more
Scalp is the part of the skin on the skull, deeply attached to the skull and has the hair shafts from it.Rest of the skin in the head like facial skin(beard) has only 2 layers -epidermis and dermis. Scalp has 5 different layers unlike facial skin/rest of skin all over body .Scalp-s-epidermis, c-conn.Tissue, a-aponeurosis, l-loose areolar conn. Tissue and p- pericranium attached ...Read more
I have several hard pea sized lumps on my scalp .Its been there from past 7 years. They don't itch or pain.Does it indicate a severe health condition?
See your doctor: These symptoms can only be adequately diagnosed only after a thorough evaluation by your doctor. This may include labs and other satudies. Once all of the information is in, your doctor can let you know what's going on, and what to do to help you. ...Read more
I just noticed my grandson has lumps in his scalp. They are hard and one is pretty large. Is this something that needs urgent attention?
Hard pink lump on scalp. Does not hurt. Been there for close to a year..maybe a bit bigger. Some hair grows through it. ?
See DR: Probably a benign trichilemmal cyst. Only an exam, and possibly a microscopic study can define this accurately. ...Read more
HARD LUMP IN SCALP: CANNOT TELL WITHOUT SEEING THIS LUMP. HOW LONG HAS IT BEEN THERE? PLEASE SEE A DERMATOLOGIST. ...Read more
Do I have to be concern about a lump that I have under my scalp? Because, it's hurts. But is very hard, like a bone.
Check it out!: Any lump or bump on your body that's different and enlarges or becomes painful needs a doctor's attention. It's impossible to say what it is -- the most common things are cysts (pockets of oil/wax) from hair follicles, fatty tumors, or bone growths. Please see a doctor soon! Good luck! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Lumps on scalp please can you tell me what these lumps on my head can be they are hard and very itchy have about 5 of them some are small?
Wens: They are sebaceous cysts. Consult a dermatologist for help. ...Read more
I have a hard lump on my scalp no bigger then a pea it's been there for sometime it hurts when i mess with it a lot it hurts and when i keel my hair up?
Dermatologist: See a dermatologist to have it checked. ...Read more
I have a hard small lump on my scalp its is a little bit red round the outside but most of it is a yellow colour what could it be?
I have a hard lump on scalp. It started a few years ago and its larger now. Another is on top now and smaller ones in back of head. What can they be?
These may be: SEBACEOUS CYSTS ("WEN"S) See your primary care Physician for DIAGNOSIS and a referral for removal. These can cbecome infected therefore removal is usually suggested Hope this helps! Dr Z ...Read more