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Shampoo gives me bumps on neck in back. Is that from fragrance?

Shampoo gives me bumps on neck in back. Is that from fragrance?

Possibly: It could be from preservatives in the shampoo, the actual cleansing material in the shampoo, or the scent-related chemicals added to the shampoo. Best way to test is to switch to a hypoallergenic shampoo to see if rash improves. Can always restart the shampoo at a later time to see if the bumps return. ...Read more

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Back of neck has rash bumps from shampoo. Is this an allergic reaction?

Back of neck has rash bumps from shampoo. Is this an allergic reaction?

It might not: It is unlikely that you only have bumps in the back of your neck but not in your scalp or elsewhere if you are allergic to the shampoo that you are using. A skin rash needs to be seen to know what it is. You should come see a local physician to be evaluated if that rash bothers you. ...Read more

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Random bump on right side if the neck, my bf has a history of knots in shoulders n back, could the bump be related?.. It's round n hurts

Random bump on right side if the neck, my bf has a history of  knots in shoulders n back, could the bump be related?.. It's round n hurts

Lymph node: Location and shape mean it is likely an enlarged lymph node. This is usually from an infection, viral commonly although it may be bacterial. Keep an eye on it, should go down over next week or so. If it doesn't, or if you start getting fever please get checked by your doctor. ...Read more

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I have a bump on the back of my neck, you can't see it but you can feel it. Its getting bigger and it really hurts. What could this be?

I have a bump on the back of my neck, you can't see it but you can feel it. Its getting bigger and it really hurts. What could this be?

Neck lump: The two most common causes are an inflammed lymph node (should settle down by itself; these are not usually very painful), or a developing boil or infected sebaceous cyst, which may need to be surgically opened up and/or treated with antibiotics. ...Read more

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I have flesh colored bumps on the back of my neck, in the hairline. What could this be?

I have flesh colored bumps on the back of my neck, in the hairline. What could this be?

Acne keloidalis: Acne keloidalis nuchae (akn) is a scarring form of chronic folliculitis that manifests as follicular-based papules and pustules, which eventuates in keloidlike lesions. The lesions are most pronounced on the occipital scalp and the posterior part of the neck. See your doctor to make sure of the diagnosis. ...Read more

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I havve a small bump the size of a marbel on the back of my neck for a long time no complication no change was can it be?

I havve a small bump the size of a marbel on the back of my neck for a long time no complication no change was can it be?

Cyst: Most neck masses if just under the skin and non tender are usually epidermal inclusion cysts. They are slow growing and may become infected over time. If vsypmtomatic can be safely treated surgically on an outpatient basis. ...Read more

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I have these 3 bumps on the back of my neck that look like there's a hole and scabs in them. ?

I have these 3 bumps on the back of my neck that look like there's a hole and scabs in them. ?

Exam needed: It is extremely difficult to accurately DX a bump, rash, or lesion without visually seeing it. Best to have exam if this continues to be present. ...Read more

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What could a bump be on the back of your neck where the hairline starts?

What could a bump be on the back of your neck where the hairline starts?

Benign or malignant: It could be lipoma- benign fatty tumor, could be cyst- brachial cleft cyst, could pimple, could be pleomorphic adenoma- benign tumor of salivary glands, could be squamous cell carcinoma. If it is palbable lesion, fine needle aspiration can be performed to examine microscopically cytology of the lesion. ...Read more

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I feel a bony bump on the back of my neck. Is this normal?

Probably: I do have a lot of patients that come to my office complaining of a "boney lump" as you call it at the back of the neck. It is usually the spinous process of the C7or T 1 vertebrae, which are normal structures. In some patients they can be quite prominent. I would not hesitate to be seen if you are concerned. ...Read more

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I have a yellowish green bump on the back of my neck, should I be concerned?

I have a yellowish green bump on the back of my neck, should I be concerned?

Need more info: How big is it? Is it painful? Has it been growing? Does it bleed, itch? Has it changed color? It would be prudent to have a doctor look at it. ...Read more