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How Long Does A Bump On The Head Last
My 2 yr old daughter fell off our bed last wednesday and bumped her head, I was just wondering how long it would take for that bump to go away? Thanks
Last wednesday I fell back into the tub and banged the back of my head I have a bump a lil redness, kind of numb how long will it take to go away?
It depends but: Usually a few days if it's a superficial bump ...Read more
Medium sized bump appeared on top left side of penis (under the head) after I masturbated last night. Should I see a doctor or wait it out for longer?
Here are some...: If bearable and not worsening over next 24 hours, you may wait out especially if having prior similar experience; it not, seek evaluation & counseling timely. By report, such topical bump seems related to sexual acts so that time & patience are keys of care. For general instruction of healthcare, follow suggestions described in http://formefirst. Com/onDealSickness. Html. Best wish to health.... ...Read more
Could be Normal: Could be salivary glands.Get a more detailed answer ›
I have this itchy small bumps that come and go usually on my neck, face and chest that won't last for really long mostly one at a time. What can it be?
There is a small bump near my hair, on my forehead. It has been there for about 4 months. Can a pimple last that long? And it hurts when I press it.
Face waxed for the first time, next day my face broke out into rash. Tiny red bumps on my cheeks/sideburn area. How long will it last, how to treat?
Folliculitis: Folliculitis is an infection in the hair follicles. Each hair on your body grows out of a tiny pouch called a follicle. You can have folliculitis on any part of your body that has hair. But it is most common on the face and scalp and areas rubbed by clothing, such as the thighs and groin. Treatment is usually with oral antibiotics. ...Read more
Bump on lip is grey-ish \u0026 have been there for almost 3wks, seemed to be going away at first, how long does cold sore last?
Got an upper lip wax a week ago. Since then have small red bumps on my lip. This has happened before but has never lasted as long. What is wrong?
Folliculitis: Irritation of hair follicles. Suggest you shave, instead. ...Read more
How long can swelling last after deviated septum surgery? It's been almost 3 wks & I have a small bump on the bridge of my nose. (Had rhino. 10 yrs ago
Swelling: Most of swelling should resolve in 3-4 weeks. May take three months. Ask your surgeon about the bump. ...Read more
How long can swelling last after deviated septum surgery? My nose has a small bump on the bridge that feels hard like bone. Could it be swelling?
Possibly: Followup w/your surgeon As a general rule for my patients I say that 80% of swelling is gone after 2 weeks & 90% is gone after 2 months, but really more like 6 weeks. That being said-a bump on the bridge of the nose should not be from septal surgery. The septum is in the middle of your nose & surgery to the nasal dorsum/nasal bridge is more from rhinoplasty or septorhinoplasty. F/u w ur surgeon ...Read more
Bump on the head:when it's a serious head injury? Last year I bumped my head in the filling cabinet when I was about to stand but now it developed lump
UNLIKELY PROBLEM: Most head injuries are quite minor without any long-term consequence. A lump after impact is simply a scalp bruise or hematoma of no permanent problem. ...Read more
Depends: It depends how hard they hit their head. Sometimes the bump pops up within a few minutes. Sometimes it gradually comes on over the next few hours. Applying ice and pressure would help prevent the swelling, but most toddlers hate the ice. The bump is caused by blood and fluid building up under the skin. It can last several weeks. ...Read more
Does not last long:
Depending on the size of it, and how well the patient is.
Usually it goes away in 2-3 days ...Read more
I have this very hard but not painful bump on my head that I found last year and it has grown since. It feels like a marble under my skin?
No specific interval: Different from adults, we do not wake most infants hourly for a day to check for head injury effects. Infants who were not knocked out can be kept in their normal routine with occasional surveillance of their sleeping quality. Recurrent vomiting indicates need for an evaluation. If knocked out, monitor for vomiting or behavior change & seek attention if these occur. ...Read more
How long should it take for bump on a baby's head to go down after falling? Mine is 20 months old.
My son will be 10 months tomorrow and he has a bump or knot on the back of his head, I don't know how long its been there, can teething cause a bump?
I had a small bump randomly come up on the right side of the back of my head last thursday. Scratched earlier and now it's swollen? Hurts to push on?
Sounds like: An infection in skin. You might need antibiotics or even surgical drainage, so show it to your doctor. ...Read more
That depends: It was an older practice to keep people awake if they had a concussion to observe their status. If you have a head bump with no sxs of concussion, you likely don't need to fret. People with a concussion can sleep but in some cases, they should go to an er asap instead of sleeping. You can have a concussion with or without loss of consciousness. Possible symptoms include: headache/ pressure of. ...Read more
I have a bump on head, it seems to be the starting spot of my headaches. Its been changing size over last 6months. Should I be nervous?
I fell today and got an egg size bump on my head, I iced it but it still hurts a lot, how long till I feel better and what should I do about it?
I have 2 bumps on the back of my head above the base of my neck. I have had them for as long as I can remember. EvEry so often they hurt like now???
I have a small bump in the middle of the bck of my head and I get sharp pains that last 2-5 seconds randomly very intense pain any ideas of wt it is?
Bump: Cysts feel like a bump under the skin and at times may be tender. It is best to see a dermatologist to properly diagnose the condition and rule out other conditions. ...Read more
I have bump on the back of my head almost 2month its hurts besides I also have vertigo from last year. Is vertigo cause the bump and what should I do?
See an ENT: It is doubtful that the "bump" on the back of the head is related to vertigo. A 20 year old with true vertigo needs a thorough detailed evaluation. Either see a primary care physician first, or an ENT directly. ...Read more
My daughter son and I have been getting huge bumps that swell hurt and days later come to a head and burst. I had one last week now another kids had s?
Abscesses: Can have the described behavior and the bacterial infection can spread through other members of the family. Please have your physician culture the infection and prescribe appropriate treatment. ...Read more
I have a bump on the left side of my head above my temple that comes and goes. Within the last 4 months it has came back around 4xs, no pain, hard, sm?
Recurrent lesion: Any lesion that recurs in the same spot needs to be examined and possibly biopsied despite not having any symptoms. ...Read more
What to do if I have bumps around the head of penis. It started last year and I got tested and everything came back normal.?
See your doc again: What to do depends on their cause. There's a range of conditions this could be, including normal skin changes, and its hard to advise on the most likely cause without a clinical examination. If these bumps are new and haven't always been there, you should re-visit your doctor to find out what they are & what treatment, if any, is needed. ...Read more