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I just found two pea sized lumps on my head. They are both hard. Doesn't hurt. What could it be? I'm worried

I just found two pea sized lumps on my head. They are both hard. Doesn't hurt. What could it be? I'm worried

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

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I'm worried about 2 lumps on back of my head,been there for at least 2 month, one has been growing, hard underskin lumps, any ideAs? Thanks

I'm worried about 2 lumps on back of my head,been there for at least 2 month,  one has been growing,  hard underskin lumps, any ideAs? Thanks

Get them seen: Show these to your personal physician at your next visit. They may be postoccipital lymph nodes, epidermoid inclusion cysts, ingrown hairs, or goodness-knows. If they keep growing or ulcerate, get seen earlier. ...Read more

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I have to small, very hard lumps on the crown of my head, slightly larger than pea sized. They don't move and they're not painful. I'm a 29 year old f?

I have to small, very hard lumps on the crown of my head, slightly larger than pea sized. They don't move and they're not painful. I'm a 29 year old f?

Well : Generally speaking lumps on the scalp that are not painful can be inflamed or enlarged lymph node a cyst or fatty tumor lipoma usually these are benign. Rarely they could be a cancer. See a doctor in person for specific diagnosis and treatment ...Read more

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I have a few hard lumps on my head just below the service. At first there was just one now there are five . They are very hard but do not move . Start small grow to about hr size of a pea.

I have a few hard lumps on my head just below the service. At first there was just one now there are five . They are very hard but do not move . Start small grow to about hr size of a pea.

If : If the scalp moves freely over these lumps, and they feel hard like bone, they are likely to be osteomas which are benign and don't typically need treatment unless symptomatic. In some rare cases, they may be related to a systemic disorder ( such as gardner's syndrome associated with colonic polyps). My best recommendation is have someone check these out to make a proper diagnosis and hopefully reassure you there is nothing to worry about. ...Read more

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What are these small hard white lumps on my penis head?

What are these small hard white lumps on my penis head?

Not sure what are...: Without a direct look, it is hard to tell what they may be, but clinically, pearly penile papules along the corona of glans penis are likely. If so, there is no need to treat them since being inborn, harmless, & not contagious. How to sort all related things out correctly for right care? Follow instructions in articles on http://www.formefirst.com/onDealSickness.html. Best wish.... ...Read more

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Hi. I have 3 hard lumps on my head the biggest one is on the left and when I touch it it hurts. I've had them for years could it be serious?

Hi. I have 3 hard lumps on my head the biggest one is on the left and when I touch it it hurts. I've had them for years could it be serious?

Pilar cyst: Pilar cysts are common, occurring in 5-10% of the population.Greater than 90% occur on the scalp, where pilar cysts are the most common cutaneous cyst. Pilar cysts are the second most frequent type of cyst on the head and neck. Pilar cysts are almost always benign, malignant transformation being extremely rare. Pilar cysts may be sporadic or may be autosomal dominantly inherited. ...Read more

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Ive had 2 quarter sized immovable hard lumps on the back of my head for a number of years, however, recently they've begun to hurt even to touch.

Ive had 2 quarter sized immovable hard lumps on the back of my head for a number of years, however,  recently they've begun to hurt even to touch.

Most likely you have: sebaceous cysts , probably now getting infected , call yo doctor for examination possible removal ...Read more

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I have itchy hard uncomfortable lumps on my head what could it be?

I have itchy hard uncomfortable lumps on my head  what could it be?

Hard lumps on head : It could be a few different things but folliculitis comes to mind, which is like acne involving the hair follicle. But with examination or a picture it's hard to say. Please get it checked out. ...Read more

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Hi I have 3 lumps under my skin on my head leading down my neck I have no clue what they r they don't hurt they r verry hard?

Hi I have 3 lumps under my skin on my head leading down my neck I have no clue what they r they don't hurt they r verry hard?

Lymphmnodes: Do you have any soresby scrating frequently-lice /dandruf/ring worm-fungal infection, psoriasis . The occipital lymphnodes could have been enlarged in above conditions . Also based on the age, how long you have, any h/o std's like syphylis, HIV can cause it, better to have them examined by your primary doctor atleast once. ...Read more

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Son 12 yr old has 2 smallish lumps identicle to each other on the back of his head? Only slightly painfull when pressed down hard. They are no more than 1cm they feel hard not really moveable?

Son 12 yr old has 2 smallish lumps identicle to each other on the back of his head? Only slightly painfull when pressed down hard. They are no more than 1cm they feel hard not really moveable?

Possibly lymph node: With a little time ; effort most people can be taught to feel the small, non-tender pea sized lymph nodes in your neck. In that location they are often next to firm muscle ; not buried in soft tissues like they are in most of the body. If they become tender ; grow larger, they are reacting to something ; may need to be evaluated.Most benign nodes swell ; shrink over a 3wk cycle. ...Read more

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I keep getting hard pus looking lumps on back of head.

I keep getting hard pus looking lumps on back of head.

Seek evaluation: Chronic infections conditions in this area may warrant a multifaceted approach, which may include a wound culture to determine the appropriate antibiotic. Sometimes a longer antibiotic course is necessary, but this brings with it other risks. ...Read more

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I a have big lumps on my face that pop out and there skin color what are they? They are hard and they pop out and there are very big

I a have big lumps on my face that pop out and there skin color what are they? They are hard and they pop out and there are very big

?cystic acne: Diagnosing lesions over the computer is very difficult, ifnot impossible. You may have cystic acne or several other possible causes of facial skin conditions/lesions. See a dr. For a clinical exam and the proper diagnosis, ...A skin dr (dermatologist) would be your best option. Good luck. ...Read more