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I have a small hard bump on my head that is really painful , I didn't hit my head it has been there for a while but now it hurts a lot. ?

I have a small hard bump on my head that is really painful , I didn't hit my head it has been there for a while but now it hurts a lot. ?

Cystic lesion: Most likely an infected cystic lesion like a sebaceous cyst or could be an ingrown hair follicle - unlikely to be a malignant lesion but it would be wise to have it examined and probably removed. ...Read more

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I have a tiny hard bump on my head it hurts its been there for a few years I get headaches often. The bump sorta moves back and forth?

I have a tiny hard bump on my head it hurts its been there for a few years I get headaches often. The bump sorta moves back and forth?

Head Bump: A bump that you can move back and forth that has been there for years may be just a collection of fat cells called a lipoma. They can sometimes get irritated and cause discomfort if hit repeatedly due to sticking out, but usually do not cause pain. Headaches are likely muscle tension and unrelated to the lipoma, but if new or severe, it is important to see your Dr. ...Read more

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I have a hard bump on the back of my head right in the middle. It feels like bone & it is not painful & does not move. Feels just like a bone ?

I have a hard bump on the back of my head right in the middle. It feels like bone & it is not painful & does not move. Feels just like a bone ?

Needs to be checked: It needs to be checked by your doctor as it may be a hematoma, a benign bony tumor as it is not painful.So make an appointment with your primary care doctor it needs to be examined and if your doctor feels he may order MRI or cat scan. ...Read more

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I have a white hard bump on top of my head that I noticed about 4 weeks ago, My wife says it looks like a wart. It is hard to the touch but does not h?

I have a white hard bump on top of my head that I noticed about 4 weeks ago, My wife says it looks like a wart. It is hard to the touch but does not h?

Blocked gland?: A sebaceous cyst is a collection of oily fluid that occurs when an oil gland is blocked. Some folks are more prone to them than other and they often appear on the neck, shoulders, and back. Try to avoid skin products that are oily. I would also stay away from transfats and bad oils, which is good for overall health. See doctor for diagnosis. It may be something else. Peace and good health. ...Read more

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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?

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?

Several: Sebaceous cyst-like a big zit that does not empty. Have someone look art it.Usually has a small puncta- orifice that may drain. If no puncta may be fibroma or neurofibromas or lipoma. There are a lot of other possibles, but at your age these are more common. See pcp. ...Read more

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I have an acne like bump on my head that appears to heal and thrn return as a hard bump a few weeks ?

I have an acne like bump on my head that appears to heal and thrn return as a hard bump a few weeks ?

Possible skin cancer: This healing and recurrence pattern is typical of a minor skin cancer and you should have the area checked by your family doc, dermatologist or plastic surgeon. ...Read more

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I hit my head fairly hard 4 weeks ago getting into a golf cart. I have a hard bump in that area. It is not painful and does not move. Concerned.?

I hit my head fairly hard 4 weeks ago getting into a  golf cart. I have a hard bump in that area. It is not painful and does not move. Concerned.?

No: Often this is a hematoma on the site of injury and it will take time for absorption. Occasionally the blood may get organized or calcified and doesn't get absorbed. If it bother you a surgeon should take a look at it for possible aspiration or possible excision. ...Read more

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I hit my head hard on the edge of a table and I have a bump on my head. It hurts when I'm laying upside down because the blood rushes to my head. ?

I hit my head hard on the edge of a table and I have a bump on my head. It hurts when I'm laying upside down because the blood rushes to my head. ?

Bump on head: Use ice to the area to take the swelling down. If you lost consciousness have headaches or any memory issues, you should get it checked out by a doctor. My guess is you will be just fine with ice and rest. Ice it 30 min every hour. ...Read more