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Swelling Near Forehead
Swelling is the enlargement of organs, skin, or other body parts. It is caused by a buildup of fluid in the tissues. The extra fluid can lead to a rapid increase in weight over a short period of time (days to weeks). Swelling can occur all over the body (generalized) or only in one part ...Read more
I gat a swelling on my forehead which I have been treating..I applied ice to it and d skin round d swelling turned ligther dan oda parts..what do I do?
Swelling: If this wasn't caused by injury, it could be an inclusion cyst. If it developed after a blow to the forehead, it most likely is a hematoma(blood collection under the skin) which is treated with cold applications(to stop the bleeding) for a couple of days and then warm applications which helps break it down. However It's best to be examined by a physician for diagnosis and treatment. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
What's the diagnosis of a swelling on the head, between the hair and the forehead, and it's having the same color of the skin?
I got a bad sunburn 4 days ago. It blistered on the top of my forehead. This morning, my forehead is swelling. Should I be worried?
Huge goose egg on my 1 year olds forehead from a bite. what can i do to make the swelling go down?
Punctured head with sharp object 3days ago., broke skin, swelling gone down. Peroxide. Still hurts to touch , move forehead. Is it infected?
Not infected: If the swelling gone down is not infected. This pain that you have is considered "normal" and physiologic and is associated with an inflammatory response that is part of the healing process. In normal pain, the pain usually disappears when healing is complete. Wait about 2 weeks or so. ...Read more
Apply ice.: Immediately after the injury, apply an ice pack to the area, on and off for 10 minutes at a time for a few hours. There will probably still be swelling and bruising, which will go away after a couple of days, but the ice will help somewhat. If it doesn't, you should have your child seen by a doctor. If there is vomiting or loss of consciousness, you should also see a doctor. ...Read more
I got very sun burnt four days ago, I had swelling in my forehead that has now gone down to my upper nose... Is this normal ?
Any recommendations prior to urgent care? 6 yeat old toddler fell from a bike hit his head now has a swelling to his frontal foreheaded area.
Hi sir,I got a vein pop up on left side of my forehead, It's light blue and have swelling,when I touch it I feel little itching.why it pop up?
None: probably normal don't touch, unless red or painful try to ignore it. ...Read more
I have had a manageable but deep pressure feeling in the wide/middle of my forehead, & now there is actual swelling across by eyebrow line. Any tips?
Forehead: The new appearance of the swelling will have to be evaluated to see if it is associated with the frontal headache. Not knowing your age, other health issues, if the swelling is discolored, soft or firm, painful to touch, etc leaves one at a disadvantage to make intelligent guessing. Best to see your family doctor or ophthalmologist who can begin the evaluation and put your anxiety to rest. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer