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My 6mo son hit himself with toy keys pretty hard and he cried. He now has a soft lump on his forehead where the keys hit. Contact doctor?

My 6mo son hit himself with toy keys pretty hard and he cried. He now has a soft lump on his forehead where the keys hit. Contact doctor?

Soft tissue swelling: Your child has soft tissue swelling secondary to his trauma. As long as he is alert and not sleepy, hasn't vomited or passed out, I would monitor him for symptoms. In the meantime you can apply cold compresses to his forehead. ...Read more

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Why do I have large lump on my left side of my forehead?

Why do I have large lump on my left side of my forehead?

Need for examination: It I not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without examining the lump and may be doing imaging, lab tests and may be even a biopsy. Please consult your doctor for an evaluation. ...Read more

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I have a soft lump on my right side of my forehead what is that?

See your doctor: Something that large should be investigated in person by your physician. Give him/her a call. ...Read more

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What causes a lump on the right side of forehead? Could do it be serious?

Hard to say: Without knowing more about the lump. Any symptoms like pain? Is it hard or soft? Can you feel your heart beat in it if you press on Iit? ...Read more

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Hard lump on forehead for 3-4 years doesn't hurt but noticeable some days looks bigger than others?

Exam needed: A physician would have to examine you in order to diagnose the lump. Possibilities include a cyst or boney outgrowth of the skull which would not fluctuate in size or consistency. ...Read more

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Hello I have a question I have formed a lump in my forehead it doesn't hurt but I see it from time to time I'm getting worried what can it be?

Hello I have a question I have formed a lump in my forehead it doesn't hurt but I see it from time to time I'm getting worried what can it be?

Cyst: Most likely it is some kind of a cyst or it could be a lipoma or a fatty benign tumor for a peace of mi d see your PCP or have a live consult with one of our physician that might be able to see it and give you a proper advise ...Read more

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I have a really hard lump on the top of my head right above my forehead its flat on each sides of it but sticks up pretty high what could this be? And

I have a really hard lump on the top of my head right above my forehead its flat on each sides of it but sticks up pretty high what could this be? And

For how long?: If all your life, it is probably a bony birth defect, not important.
If recent, and if tender, probably a cyst or possibly a pimple or abscess.
Try applying hot compress 3-4 times daily and see if it goes away. ...Read more

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I have a lump on my forehead that hurts to touch?

I have a lump on my forehead that hurts to touch?

Injury?: This could be many things. Have your medical doctor or dermatologist evaluate and treat you. Good luck. ...Read more

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Help me please! There are small hard lump on my child's forehead, on hair line?

Help me please! There are small hard lump on my child's forehead, on hair line?

Have it Seen: Could be a cyst where there is a hair follicle.Could also be an old calcified hematoma or scar tissue from a previous injury. Your pediatrician should take a look. Sooner than later if it appears to be growing. ...Read more

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Sometimes I get a random lump on my forehead and it hurts when I touch it, what is it?

???: Seek medical advise when it is present again for diagnosis and/or referral to another professional who might know what it is/could be ...Read more

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Why do I have a small round lump on my forehead? Sometimes it goes but in time comes back

Sounds like: An epidermoid cyst. It doesn't sound serious, but it depends on size and texture, too. Show it to a doctor to make sure. ...Read more

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What could cause a small, hard, bony lump on the right side of my forehead? It's not visible, but I can feel it.

Multiple things: It could be a lipoma, sebaceous cyst, or even a bony abnormality. It is hard to tell without an exam. I would recommend that you see your physician to get the proper evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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Hi my baby has a small lump near on her forehead but she never bumb her head I just notice it yesterday she's 10 months?

Hi my baby has a small lump near on her forehead but she never bumb her head I just notice it yesterday she's 10 months?

Watch and see: Most small bumps go away in a few days. Otherwise check with your pediatrician if not better. ...Read more

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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

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I have a medium lump or knot on my forehead that putting icepacks to it doesn't seem to be doing it anygood, what else can I do for it?

I have a medium lump or knot on my forehead that putting icepacks to it doesn't seem to be doing it anygood, what else can I do for it?

Forehead knot: If the lump is from trauma, and it's recent, then you're doing the right thing: icepacks and pressure. There's not much more to do than that. It'll take a days to weeks for a good sized knot on the forehead to reabsorb. ...Read more