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Lump On Top Of Head Hurts To Touch
Hard lump forming on side of head above right ear two days ago, hurts to touch/lay on, cause some headache and hurts to open jaw all the way.
Possible abcess: A new mass that comes up suddenly and is painful to touch could be an abcess. This needs to be evaluated by a physician and may have to be drained. ...Read more
The medical term is cephalalgia. It is a feeling of pain that can occur on either both sides or just one side of the head or neck. Headaches can be sharp, dull, or throbbing, and can radiate to different areas of the head. They typically last less than an hour but can ...Read more
I have a small pea sized lump behind my r ear that appeared on friday it hurts when I touch it I have a headache and body aches also?
I have a lump on my forehead it hurts when I have a headache and hurts when I touch it. I feel sick and dizzy sometimes and the bump kinda of moves
Adenitis: You have a localized infection...causing swelling....see PMD, easy to treat. ...Read more
I have a lump behind my ear and it hurts when you touch it or around it, I have a really bad headache and my neck has started to hurt should I worry?
You see MD: It is possible you have an infection. You should see your physician. ...Read more
I have a small hard lump behind my right ear. I have headaches nausea, and dizziness. It doesn't hurt to the touch... What is it?
Likely a lymph node: There are a number of lymph nodes scattered around the back of the head and neck where they are easily found. At rest they may be the size of a pea and when stimulated they are often bean sized or larget. Size often changes over weeks & often reflects bug bits, skin rashes or throat irritation, it is not likely related to headaches, nausea or dizziness. Your doc can confirm this. ...Read more
I have headache, toothache, jaw ache, earache and a massive lump with hurts when touched just under my chin. What could this be?
See doctor: Did you recently suffer head trauma or a blow to the head in anyway? Has this been developing for some time or is it brand-new and it's onset? Do you have a history of headaches which preceded the lump on your head or vice versa? A physician should examine you and order at least an x-ray of the skull if the bump is felt to be something other than the skull itself. ...Read more
I have a soft lump on the back of my head that is painful to the touch. I have also had severe headaches for approximately a week.?
I have a small lump on the top of my head which has been there for a while. Now it randomly starts hurting, causing headaches & dizziness. What is it?
I have a lump: bottom of my head near my spine. It has been there for 7months. I get headaches in that spot, it hurts to push and I get nauseas frequentl?
Important to examine: A lump in the area described can be a number of conditions from benign to serious. Especially because it is causing headaches with nausea. See your PCP who can easily determine its nature and recommend further management. ...Read more
Top left side back of my head felt like sudden burst of pain and throbbing? No injury I have a bad headache there is a painful lump
Hard painful lump on back of head along hair line. Hard and painfull to the touch. Accompanied by headache. What could this be? Medical atn nesesary?
I am 40 year old female. On the back of my head I have a lump. It's hard and it hurts. Causing headaches and neck pain. I also have a lump on my neck?
Lump: Without exam would be hard to figure out. You should see your physician to have it examined. Could be lymph node but without seeing it and doing an exam would be impossible to diagnose. ...Read more
Hit my head on granite countertop 4 days ago. Fair lump, minimal bruising, still feeling pain/headache. Is it normal for it to hurt for this long?
Maybe.: Any bruise or bang can hurt for a week or 2. With head injuries, the key is knowing if the pain responds to simple over the counter pain relievers, in the dosages on the bottle. And if you've other symptoms of concussion that may warrant further exam. So if the pain is not helped with regular otc pain relievers, you have vomiting, dizziness, fever, confusion, weakness, vision change, see MD now ...Read more
Lump back of head, headaches and pain randomly, dizziness sometimes and light bother me constantly. Eyeballs hurt as well sometimes. What is this?
Further evaluation: The lump may not be associated and it may be an epidermal cyst. Your headaches sound somewhat migrainous in nature but you should seek further evaluation and consider an eye examination, lab tests, and an MRI if warranted by history and physical exam. There are treatments that may be beneficial. ...Read more
8 yr old seemed to develop fever quickly 102 complaining back of his head hurts. There's a small lump under his jaw?
I'm 17 I have a medium sized lump on the back right of my head. It's extremely sore. When I touch it, it makes me dizzy and I've had bad headaches.
Head hurts really bad and have a small lump over my left eye can migraines cause that? And how can I relieve it
Any history of head…: Injury recently? What part of head hurts? Any meds, supplements, recreational drugs? Diabetic? fever? nasal discharge? Vision changes? If ice & pain med (ibuprofen/naprosyn/etc) don't relieve symptoms, see FP for further evaluation. If pain becomes excruciating or start vomiting, have friend take you to ER. ...Read more
Hard, immovable, painful lump on the bone behind my right ear. It hurts when I turn my head to the left or when I press it. No headaches or sickness.
See a doctor: This should definitely be examined by a doctor. Best ...Read more
Is taking melatonin to help sleep when I have a concussion a bad idea? I've had a concussion for little over 24 hours now, my head hurts due to the fall I experienced and the lump on my head along with the concussion. I haven't been able to sleep well tho
Weird cold feeling under neath skin on top of head, neck pain, headaches everyday, can't think right, ringing in ear, lump on head, tired all the time?
Please see: Please see your doctor for evaluation. This could be many different things. Probably can be excised. ...Read more
I have a bigger than a pea sized lump at the side of my head in line with my eye, I've had no injury and it's sore to touch, I've had headaches also.?
I've been having headaches for multiple number of days last night I touched my face and there was a lump like the size of a pebble what might this be?
Lump: The lump maybe unassociiated I would see if you can get a definitive diagnosis from a physician ...Read more
Headaches for 5 months, at the same time I noticed lump at top of neck above hairline, when press on hard lump makes headache worse across forehead?
Persistent headaches: There are many types of headaches most of them of benign nature, however when headaches are of new onset, have been more frequent or more severe it is time to be seen by your pcp for more evaluation and make sure they are to caused by a more serious problem. I am not sure of the association of the lump with the headaches you are getting but definitely you should be seen. ...Read more
I'm 16 and I've got a lump next to my ear at the front it's painful and it's giving me headaches I've had a dry scalp on top of my ear maybe that'swhy?
I have a cold. Lost most of my voice. Barking heavy cough. Horrible headache. Painful lump bump inside left nostril hurts tough and bleeds when I.blow?
I woke up this morning with two lumps behind my ear. They are rock hard and tender to touch. I have also had a bad headache all day. What could it be?
Tender lymph nodes: Could be tender lymph nodes. Usually, it is seen with infection in middle ear or even in the mastoid area. Mastoid are pockets of air cells behind our ears in the scalp. Sometimes with infection in the area, it would cause headaches, fever and other symptoms. So, it may be a simple ear infection or worse, mastoiditis. ...Read more
I got a hard lump at my lower skull behind my ear, not painful when touched, got fever last night, light headaches, ?
Swollen lymph: Gland with a fever and headache may indicate infection - viral or bacterial. You can observe for now and do supportive management- bed rest, plenty of fluids, fever and pain medicine as needed. You may be coming down with a throat infection, sinus infection or viral illness. I if condition worsened, you need to see your doctor. ...Read more
Hi I have a lump behind my right ear on the bone and it starts from the top behind my ear lobe to the bottom and its causing headaches amd dizziness?
I am experiencing a hard lump at the tmj by and below my ear that really hurts!! The following also describe me: Runny nose, Headache, Post?
Hard lump: See ENT soon. Could be parotid gland tumor. ...Read more
Hi! My symptoms include: persistent headache, sore chin, sore top right jaw bone, and lumps on either sides of my throat.
Flu season: Flu season has arrived :' (Your symptoms sound like typical symptoms from the common cold. At this point, you should focus on rest and hydration. The flu typically lasts 3-7 days. Make sure someone is around to help take care of you, until you feel well. If you do not start to improve in the next few days, I would certainly suggest going to see your Doctor. Hang in there. Happy Thanksgiving!! ...Read more
Jaw hurts from time to time. Terrible headache. A lump appears when I open my mouth wide as well as a grinding sound. Ringing in ears and hearing loss
TMJ: It sounds like 'classic' TMJ, but a severe case. I recommend an ENT visit to examine the jaw for TMJ and also your ears and hearing to see if it's all related. Might be something else, but a good head and neck exam should pinpoint the problem. ...Read more
I have a pea size hard lump on the bone behind left ear closer to neck. Doesn't move. Ice pick headache for 2 weeks same side and dizziness 4 months. Doesn't hurt. Have chronic iritis too. Any ideas?
See neurologist: You may need to see a neurologist and an ophthalmologist for your problem, and hopefully soon. ...Read more
Lump behind right ear with (rare for me) frequent headaches and sore throat. Lump doesn't hurt and is hard but I get a shooting pain in neck at times?
See your PCP: Some conditions like lump behind your ear require further assessment and your primary care doctor may schedule a follow-up appointment or refer you to a specialist to determine a diagnosis. See your PCP first for evaluation. ...Read more
All right side abscess back throat now solid right ear itchiness and pain visual distrbnces/headache lumps top palate - sensitive bottm lip twitches jaw pain very bottm edge freq swelling & pain 2 yr?
Antibiotics and bed: It sounds like you need to see your doctor again and give your body proper rest to heal and overcome the infection. ...Read more
I have a small bump on the top of my head & I've had a headache these past 3 days with fever once as well. It hurts more if I touch the top of my head?
Very hard dime sized bump on top of my head. Hurts when it is touched. Doesn't not move at all. It's very hard. No other symptoms. I'm 22.
I have a bump on the top of my head in the back center, doesn't move, doesn't hurt to the touch, woke up with a headache when I noticed it yesterday?
Common complaint. I have had many patients that for some reason like a head ache or hair problem start to palpate their scalp and skull.
Some patients become alarmed because they feel the irregular grooves, asymmetries and bumps on their skull and think something is wrong.
If it continues to bother you go see a doctor. ...Read more
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