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I Have A Knot In The Mide Of My Back What Could That Be
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
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
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
I've had a knot on right back side of my head "9" months i'd say the pain comes and goes very painful what could it be?
Needs to be seen: Visit your doctor for an evaluation.Get a more detailed answer ›
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