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Small Hard Lump On Temple
I've got a boney lump on my head above my temple it's small but getting bigger had it for nearly a year it's not soft but very hard any idea what itis?
There are multiple possibilities.
Needs to be checked by a physician. ...Read more
Cant' tell: Can't tell by description. See a doctor and get checked. ...Read more
Hard lump on head: Yo need ot see your doctor or dermatologist. Cannot assess lumps without exam. ...Read more
I have to small, very hard lumps on the crown of my head, slightly larger than pea sized. They don't move and they're not painful. I'm a 29 year old f?
I have a few hard lumps on my head just below the service. At first there was just one now there are five. They are very hard but do not move. Start small grow to about hr size of a pea.
If: If the scalp moves freely over these lumps, and they feel hard like bone, they are likely to be osteomas which are benign and don't typically need treatment unless symptomatic. In some rare cases, they may be related to a systemic disorder (such as gardner's syndrome associated with colonic polyps). My best recommendation is have someone check these out to make a proper diagnosis and hopefully reassure you there is nothing to worry about. ...Read more
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See a dermatologist: It is difficult to make a proper diagnosis since I am not there to see the condition. I recommend seeing a dermatologist so that they can make a proper diagnosis and give you something to get rid of the condition or relieve symptoms. ...Read more
A few days ago I noticed a large, hard lump. It's very painful and has no head. Sometimes a small amount yellow fluid will come out?
I woke up a few days ago to find a small hard unmovable lump on my lower, back head and a movable small lump on the back left lower side of my neck?
? nodes: These may be enlarged lymph nodes in the posterior neck chains. In the absence of other symptoms like a rash in the neck or scalp, or viral like syndrome, we would simply recheck these in a week to see if they're receding or enlarging or whether new nodes have appeared. In case of the latter, your MD would order appropriate tests which could include a biopsy. ...Read more
Ihave had a small hard lump on the surface of my cheek that grows a hard white pimple like head for 4 months. I scratch it comes back?
May be a skin cyst: A bump on the skin that has whitish stuff inside, but is not pus as in a pimple, is likely a skin cyst that contains skin oils and skin cells. A primary care doctor or a dermatologist can look at it to see what can be done. Sometimes, keeping the cyst empty for a while will allow it to shrink in size. Other times, a bothersome cyst needs surgical removal. ...Read more
Lumps on scalp please can you tell me what these lumps on my head can be they are hard and very itchy have about 5 of them some are small?
Wens: They are sebaceous cysts. Consult a dermatologist for help. ...Read more
A small bone hard lump on the of my head. About the size of a dime. It is painful to the touch but not otherwise. Is this a tumor? Or is it benign?
Tumor: By definition a tumor is a mass, either benign or malignant. On the top of the head, a lesion the size of a dime falls into the benign group of tumors. It can be a true bony lesion or osteoma, a small fibrous tumor, a dense lipoma or cytst. Malignant tumors here usually ulcerate the skin. If it grows or becomes painful then biopsy is indicated. ...Read more
Small lump under skin back of head. Causing slight dull buring in back of head. Lump soft but firm to the touch. New over several months. Need 2 worry?
Trichilemmal Cyst: The most common sites for trichilemmal cysts are hair-bearing areas, typically the scalp. Clinically, they present as smooth and mobile cysts within the dermis. ...Read more
I have a small hard lump on the back of my head on the left side. No pain on touch. There for many months. But realized it gets sore when I get a cold?
Few thoughts: Could be a lymph node or perhaps a skin module or mass. Since you have had this a while and since it seems to bother you it is time to see your doctor for examination ...Read more
Hi, I'm 16 and have a small hard lump near the bottom of the head of my penis. I'm unsure whether or not it has grown. I noticed it around 7 weeks ago?
Lump: It is probably inconsequential but I would let a doctor have a look at it ...Read more
Very hard non moveable lump on back of head. Feels like lymph node but so small can barely feel. Like. 25 CM or less. Is that ok?
Lump: It may indeed be a lymph node that over time has become calcified. ...Read more
My girlfriend (no medical history) has a small lump on side of head (skull) the lump is hard but painless she just noticed any ideas?
Ear Lump: This is hard to know unless it is seen and evaluated. Please see your FP or Dermatologist. ...Read more
Small hard lump on head in scalp...Feels hard as bone doesn't hurt and is not red what could this be?
Some ideas: This may be an osteoma, a little hematoma / bruise bump that healed with a lot of calcification, or something else. If it's not growing, not painful, and not ulcerating, leave it alone; show your physician next visit. ...Read more
Hard lump on my head, been there for a month, skin moves freely over it, about the size of a v.Small grape. No pain, not tender, unmovable.
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 larger. 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
Had back pain for yrs, hubby recently found small (match head size) hard lump 8cms under shoulder blade (can't visibly be seen) that doesn't move.
I noticed a small, hard painless lump, probably about 1-2 cm in diameter on the floor of my mouth. No discoloration or other lumps on head or neck.
Lump: May be anything from a blocked salivary duct to an area of minor wound healing to a benign or malignant lesion. Swelling should be examined and evaluated. Please call your Dentist. ...Read more
Small hard lump on back of head (upper back left of head). Seems like there s pain and soreness eradiating from that area. Been this way for 4 months?
There are 2 hard immovable lumps that grow and shrink on back of head on each side by ears. They grow and shrink. I noticed a small lump forming in the middle of my head now. Help. I need good info!
Lymph nodes or cysts: These could be lymph nodes or cysts. See a doctor to tell which it is. Good luck! ...Read more
I have a small lump in my forehead, it's hard and feels like it's on a nerve because when I press on it and try to move it sometimes, I get a shooting pain through my head. Headaches occur sometimes too?
Have it checked out!: There are plenty of nerves on the face compared to the rest of the body. So anytime there's a lump, bump, acne, scrape, or lesion, it's painful! So, best to have it checked out by your doctor to physically examine it, and see if it needs further investigation or imaging. The forehead has a lot of nerves there, so the bump is just intensifying it more. It may go away on it's own too. See your DR! ...Read more
Is it normal to have a small, hard, oblong lump on side of neck, halfway up, on or near carotid? Pulsates if head turned certain way.
Not nrmal: See your medical doc have it checked out. ...Read more
I have a small hard lump on the left side of my head, a little behind the ear. It's been there for a month now. I can flatten it too with pressure.
Sounds like you have: It sounds like you have a lesion on your mastoid process. Get this checked by your PCP or by an ENT. Something is causing this lesion, usually a pathogen. ...Read more
Squishy lump about pea size on head for years. Now a bald area. Bigger all of a sudden and white gunk came out along with small hard lump. No smell.
Cyst: These are usually epidermoid inclusion cysts, popularly called "sebaceous cysts" though the pathology varies. Now that it's popped, it's likely to be a mess. These are actually unrelated to diet / hygiene. You may need a surgeon to excise the remaining tissue, which will have inert debris deep inside it. ...Read more