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Painless Lump On Forehead
Mom (46y/o) has small, hard, circular immovable&painless lump on the forehead which appeared during her 20s & diagnosis multiple benign cyst on breast. Help.
Not quite sure of the question.
Ithout an actual examination, I cannot give specific medical advice on your particular health,
Dermatologic conditions are hard to evaluate without seeing them in person.
If the lump is pigmented, some risk of it developing into a cancer. If not pigmented not sure that's even possible.
Benign cysts in the breast are not a risk factor of cancer ...Read more
Hi, about two and a half weeks ago I found a non symmetrical purplish, bump on my forehead accompanied by a painless, colorless lump in my forehead ri
Sebacious cyst: This can be a benign cyst. This should be evaluated for your piece of mind. ...Read more
I get lumps on the right side on my forehead. They are hard and painless. Normally last an hour then go away? Any ideas?
Hard painless lumps: On the forehead, only the right side, lasting for an hour and resolve spontaneously:is it related to trauma, even minor scratch /pressure? For how long has it been recurring/started? Any family history? Appearing anywhere else? How big? With limited information and no physical examination and no answers to questions above, can't provide a diagnosis,? HAE, very unlikely and rare, see derm/allergy ...Read more
Many things: Most likely a cyst or lipoma. Please see your doctor for a visual evaluation. ...Read more
About a month ago, got a weird shaped purple, soft, skin bump on my forehead. There is also a lump in the same area. They are both painless. Diagnosis?
Sorry, can't really: Diagnose without seeing it. I would suggest seeing your own doctor or requesting a Prime consult on HealthTap. ...Read more
I have a lump on the right side of my forehead. It does not hurt or pain even when pressure is applied. I feel no heart beat when I press on it. What?
Requires an "in person" consultation...most likely in my opinion) a LYMPH GLAND from your scalp (there may not be an obvious infection!)
Hope this is helpful
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I have a hard (boney) lump on my forehead between my eyebrow and hairline. It is painless and about 3cmx1.5cm. X-ray showed it's not exotosis but abnormal, is it still likely to be benign? I'm really worried
I'm 36 diagnosed with bone lesion of forehead. It's been painless & slow growing for a year. I am really worried. I have some nerve pain around the sinuses and lump sometimes. I've read about sarcomas, could it be one? Could it be anything else?
A year: A year is too long to keep saying, "Maybe it will go away." No matter the cause, and there are many possibilities, you must see a Physician do be diagnosed and treatment planned. Waiting will only allow problem to worsen. ...Read more
Lump: See a doctor (maybe a plastic surgeon). ...Read more
I have a pea size grisly lump behind my head.no pain.not noticed until 1 year ago.dr organised an X-ray, why?
Ask your Dr.: He has examined you and has something he is looking to rule in or out. Since we have not examined you, it would be pure supposition on our part to guess what he is doing the X-ray for. ...Read more
I have 2 lumps that my barber noticed on the back of my head. They are painless. Can the skull change shape as we age?
I have a small painless lump on the side of my head under the skin- not itchy- who do I see for this and what could this be?
4 year old son has a large lump size of gumball on the back, center of head. It does not hurt him and is hard as a rock. It doesn't move.?
Fixed hard mass: In a 4 years old need to be checked out, kindly see his pediatrician for evaluation, best wishes ...Read more
Single soft painless lump on the right side of the neck near clavicular head. Slow-growing, smaller than an inch and oval shaped. What could it be?
Can you give me list of things I should do to heal a lump? Ifell hard on the floor asi was running then trip. Ifelt no pain but lump or bump was on head
Depends: Depends on the age of the injury. Not a lot to do. Should just resolve with time. If worsens see your doc. ...Read more
My 6 yr old son developed about 2 cm round lump on back of his head. It started 3 weeks ago and is growing. Feels hard under the normal skin. No pain?
Head lump??: See if he has a symmetrical lump on the other side which you just never noticed before. If not it is most likely that you are feeling a lymph node. Bring it to the attention of his doc and go from there. ...Read more
I'm really worried. I have a lump on the right side of my neck that has no pain. It's only feel able when I tilt my head to the other side. What is it?
I have a lump on the right side of my head underneath my skin. It feels like bone, does not hurt at all. I don't recall having any injuries to it in t?
See doctor : New onsert, hard lump warrants clinical examination. Might need more investigations. Please see your GP. ...Read more
Hello, I found a little lump on left side of back of my head, it seems connected to skull, its painless and skin moves freely over it, im so concerned?
Usually is: Lymph nodes are located throughout the body ; generally noticable in exposed areas like the neck. They are usually pea sized at rest and enlarged when stimulated by bug bites, dermatitis, drainage or infection. They rarely can become damaged by infection ; grow to golf ball size ; need drainage or removal. Most enlarge and later shrink back down within a 3 wk cycle unless chronically stimulated. ...Read more
How long do you have: Benign conditions like sebacious cyst -arising from bloked seb. Duct opening, lipomas -lipd tumor, a condition called dermoid cyst (if is nearly of long drn in terms of years present in which case need to r/o erosion into underlying skull bone), fibromas -another benign tumour made of tissue like scar iif noticed of short drn, seek help by seeing a doctor as secondary tumour for cancer can sit. ...Read more
Leave it alone.: Trichilemmal cyst. Benign. If it enlarges see someone. ...Read more
What causes a lump on my head the day after drinking? The lump disappears the very next day and does not hurt.
?falling: Maybe you are falling and hittting your head, other than that I do not know what it would be. When you get the lump, get into a dr. And show it, so it can be properly diagnosed. ...Read more
I have this little pin head sized lump on the side of my neck I push on it its kind of hard and doesn't move. No pain. I'm very worried?
See a doctor: To examine and diagnose it.Get a more detailed answer ›
I have a lump on the top of my head and another small one quite next to it. I feel no pain and sometimes tired. I was wondering what it might be?
I'm so scared! I felt my head and I felt a lump but I have no pain, dizziness or weakness symptoms. What can this be please help.
See below: These symptoms can only be adequately diagnosed only after a thorough evaluation by your doctor. This may include labs and other satudies. Once all the information is in, your doctor can let you know what's going on, and what to do to help you. ...Read more
I have a painless lump on the back left side of my head noticed it last night also have a horrible headache any idea what it could be?
Head injury?: It's easy not to remember a bump to the head. Usually the lump would be tender, but not necessarily. If the headache is very unusual for you, is accompanied by nausea, neck pain or stiffness, fever, or weakness anywhere you should probably be checked. You don't say your age. If you are older or are on blood thinners, it is wise to be careful and get checked. ...Read more