Doctor insights on:
I Have A Cyst On My Head That Wont Go Away
I have four cysts on my head that sometimes hurt and they wont go away . got one removed and anotherone grew in the same place?
Cysts on head: short hair?? - sounds like ingrowing hairs causing local inflammatory cysts. You might want to try different shampoos and have your hair stylist check the areas but ultimately local treatment - OTC medication used for acne might help or surgical drainage may be necessary. Good Luck ...Read more
A cyst is a structure or mass that consists of a cellular lined sac. It is typically filled with fluid but may be filled with solid material. It can be congenital, traumatic, or acquired. They may develop nearly anywhere in the body and usually require complete excision for eradication or they are likely to recur. Fluid filled sacs that are not cellular lined ...Read more
A large cyst on top of my head has burst amd is now very painful. it burst internally. will it just go away?
How do you know it: burst? This could be a sebacous cyst, and if this indeed did burst under the skin, in could become more inflammed, red, swollen and painful. If so, this could require an incision and drainage by a doctor. Your pain is a warning sign something is wrong. Go see a doctor. ...Read more
Had migraine for 11days nothing helps. What should I do? I have 1 kidney stone an follical cyst in overy. Won't see dr for 1 week. Pain is mid head
I have a previously diagnosed cyst on my head. Recently scabs have developed around it and I'm not sure why. Is this cause for concern?
Depends: It is likely a sebaceous or epidermal inclusion cyst. Such cysts can rupture into the tissue or to the outside. It the cyst gets infected it could lead to complications. Have you considered getting it removed. It could probably be removed under local anesthesia. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex. ...Read more
I had my IUD for 4months and since I've been getting cyst on my head back chest is this a symptom of my IUD.
I have had a cyst on my head for years and recently it has started to weep and now really hurts. Should I wait or see doctor?
Weeping cyst: Definitely time to see your doctor for examination and treatment of this cyst. ...Read more
I have an infected cyst on my head and swelling of the glands around my ear - could they be connected?
Why do I get a lot of cysts in my head? They come and go but eventually die out. Are they dangerous? How to treat?
NOT IN THE HEAD...!!: I think you get some boils / small abscesses on the scalp (that is skin covering the head). Check with your doctor. ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor live online for free
- I have a bruise and a lump on my shin that wont go away
- I have a bump on my face that won't go away
- I have a cough that wont go away
- Ask a doctor a question free online
- I have a bad headache that wont go away
- I have a rash that wont go away
- I have a pimple that wont go away
- I have a bruise that wont go away
- I have a scab on my head that wont go away is it cancer