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Doctor insights on: I Have A Knot In The Mide Of My Back What Could That Be

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I found a moveable knot left mid side of back. what could it be.

I found a moveable knot left mid side of back. what could it be.

Depends: I presume it doesn't cause you pain. Depending on location, it could be a lipoma (a benign fatty tumor), sebaceous cyst (benign sebum filled cyst), lymph node, etc. To really know what it is, you need to see a doctor for an exam. ...Read more

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What could be the cause of a knot forming on the back of your scull?

What could be the cause of a knot forming on the back of your scull?

Maybe a cyst.: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. ...Read more

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My son has found a knot on the back of his head and says he didn't hit it on anything, what could it be?

My son has found a knot on the back of his head and says he didn't hit it on anything, what could it be?

Could be many things: A common finding is a lymph node which would feel like a marble or bean under the skin & might move some.Direct pressure could produce discomfort.Many of these ar located around the back of the skull & neck and are more easily found here than elsewhere in the body where they are buried in the muscles or flesh. ...Read more

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What could be causing a very painful, tingly knot on the bottom of the right side of the back of my head?

What could be causing a very painful, tingly knot on the bottom of the right side of the back of my head?

Muscle spasm: Have you been stressed out recently? Muscle spasms in your neck and shoulder muscles can cause this. Do you have any neck injuries? If you have a history of herniated discs in your cervical spine this can also happen. Make sure you follow up with your doctor, in the mean time you can apply moist heat to the area and take an anti inflammatory. Good luck ...Read more

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I have a hard knot at the base of my neck/top of my back with pain in that area of my back regularly. What could this be?

Msk: The most likely answer is that you have partially torn a muscle in your upper back, from chronic strain, and that muscle has balled up into a knot. This can cause a lot of pain and dysfunction. Book an appt with me and we will discuss it further. ...Read more

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I have a knot on the back right side of my head. What could have caused this? It doesn't hurt, But I'm just concerned about what could have caused it

Get examined by doc: the lump could be a swollen gland secondary to a minor infection of the scalp. It could represent the result of a minor trauma that you may not even be aware of. It could be an insect bite, etc. It would be wise to have this examined by a physician to rule out or in the proper cause of this 'lump'. ...Read more

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Could i get help with painful knots in upper back! are they fibromyalgia knots?

I do not know if: Your knots or trigger points are related to another medical problem. Acupuncture can be superior for breaking down trigger points as can gua sha (scraping). Take care. ...Read more

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My daughter discovered a small knot on the back of her head and it is soar. It has been there for four days. What could it be?

My daughter discovered a small knot on the back of her head and it is soar. It has been there for four days. What could it be?

Observe: For now if she does not have a fever.It may be an enlarged lymph node or hair folliculitis that may resolve in time.If febrile and it had grown bigger, and tender to touch- get her checked. She may have an infected gland that may need to be treated with antibiotics. ...Read more