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Small Lump On Top Of Head
I have had a small lump on the top of my head now for awhile but it doesn't really hurt only once every 3 months what could it be?
Cyst: Have it looked at. It could be a sebaceous cyst.this is harmless but may need to be removed for cosmetic reasons
I have a small lump on the top of my head. I came up from a cubby whole and didn't back down far enough. It hurts when I lightly touch itShouldi seeadoc?
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 small lump apeared on the top of the shafts just under the head it has a little black dot in it?
Penile pimple: Is it tender painful, red? May be folliculitis consider some bacitracin or better mupirocin (which requires a prescription), wear loose underwear, wash 2 x a day with soap and water avoid hot tubs. May also be beginning pearly papules or Fordyce spots, though they are usually not with a black dot. F/u with doc/ urgent care http://www. Racgp. Org. Au/afp/2013/may/penile-appearance/
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?
Nothing serious: It may be a sebaceous cyst or a dermoid. Please get a thorough evaluation by your doctor.
Ear Lump: This is hard to know unless it is seen and evaluated. Please see your FP or Dermatologist.
I have a small lump on/near my temple. It is tender to the touch at the site of the lump, the top L side of my head and my left eye is a bit blurry.?
Temporal arteritis?: A painful inflammation of the temporal artery (in the temple) can indicate giant cell arteritis (GCA), an inflammation of the arterial walls. The danger lies in the possible development of a central retinal artery occlusion or arteritic ischemic optic neuropathy, which are vision threatening. A prompt diagnosis by a neuro-ophthalmologist can prevent permanent vision loss, and should be done ASAP!
Had tight tension top head for a week. Then scratched small cavity back of head. A quarter sized cyst-like lump appeared oozing sticky fluid in back of head 3 days. Still fee tight from top to left hear with cool fluid moving down head feeling.
Abscess?: Sounds like there may be a pocket of infection that needs to be properly drained and treated. Normal (not infected) cysts typically don't grow so rapidly or drain so profusely.
I have two small lumps that are sore to touch. One is at the base of my head top neck and the other is the right hand side on my lower neck shoulder.
Excision: The neck lesion needs to be r/o as a lymph node. The other is painful and eawsy to remove. Why suffer?
I have a small lump on left backside of neck. Near the ear feels like a bruise but didn't hit head, and top of scalp very tiny bumps. And a stiff neck?
See your doctor: If you truly have a stiff neck--cannot touch your chin to your chest or move head from side to side, you must be seen urgently by your doctor or emergency room--if you have fever this becomes more urgent. If you have any scalp problems this may cause tiny bumps or if you pull your hair tight as some do for braids, this may be related. See your physician.
Very small somewhat soft lump/flap like thing in cheek across from top molars. Been there a month, seems to be getting smaller over time. What is it?
Usually benign: Are self limited. Keep good dental hygiene. It will be helpful to have a picture. If getting smaller don't worry but it's advisable to consult a dentist if persists.
Uncertain: I could be a cyst or a boil. Is this something you can get evaluated.
I have a small lump on the flap of skin under my urethra, at the top of my vaginal opening, what could this be?
See doctor: Could be a venereal wat or other cause.
?? salivary stone: The spot you are describing is where the submandibular salivary glands are, one on each side of the midline. Each gland has a duct (channel)which carries saliva to the floor of the mouth. There may be a stone in one duct blocking salivary flow. See an ENT specialist or go to your doctor for appropriate referral. Good luck.See 1 more doctor answer
I have a small red lump on the top of my nostril. It's very soar to try squeeze and it takes up half my nostril. I don't know what to do or what it is?
Small soft lump on left arm pit, white liquid comes out when I squeeze but it is not right on the very surface of the skin, there's about. 25 inch of skin on top of it. I can move it around.?
Sebaceous cyst: It sounds like a sebaceous cyst. This happens when the glands that produce oil on your skin do not drain properly and creates a small pocket. It can be expressed out with out pain. You will need to watch it in case it gets infected, then it will turn red and can hurt. This is not a serious condition. Should discuss with your physician at next visit and have examined just to make sure.See 1 more doctor answer
I have a lump in between my breasts it's freaking me out could it be cancer? It's small under the skin the lump is not visible on top of the skin!
You will need to: See a healthcare provider to examine and get a study of some kind, either mammogram or ultrasound depending on the location and size of the lump, to determine its significance. Some lumps are just normal breast tissue, but it is vital to get it checked properly to know for sure. Hope this helps.
Pain in left shoulder blade for several years, accompanied by local (skin) partial numbness, small lump towards top right that can be moved and grinds?
Numbness, lumps: These could be related, as a lump (nodule or mass) may cause pressure on a superficial nerve in that area. Grinding is common with some people's joints (crepitus) and if not painful is of little concern. If the lump and not the joint is making the grinding noise, perhaps it is time to get it checked out!