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What Is The Best Treatment For Low Hairline At Back Of Neck
I have a low hairline at the back of my head to my neck. What should I do to get rid of it permanantly and painlessly? Deeply annoyed.
Hair removal: This is a personal decision based on your preferences and those of your partner if you have one. Laser hair removal and electrolysis are both good choices. This won't be painless, but I bet you're super-tough and can take it like the grown man that you are now. I hope you get what you want. ...Read more
Have mild web neck, wide where neck meets shoulders, low hairline, 1st period was 16, breasts barely developed. Can i have a mild form of a syndrome?
Can have Turner Syndrome if normal height? Im 5'7, web neck, low hairline, onset puberty late, minimal (breasts). Whole life i felt something was off!
Or something else: There are other causes of neck webbing that occur in people with normal chromosomes,as does variations in pubertal onset and eventual breast size. You should avoid trying to self diagnose and seek out someone with the training and experience to help you. Medical geneticists are usually affiliated with medical schools or children's hospitals. Find one and set up an appointment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Different options: That area has a lot of things in it both in the skin and below it. Sweat glands, hair follicles and skin cysts as well as lymph nodes, fatty tissue, vessels, muscles and other things. Is the lump growing, inflamed, painful, painless, draining, recurrent or constant, moveable or fixed...? Each of these (and many more) will provide your doc the answers as to what it is and what needs to be done. ...Read more
Hard immovable lump on back of neck near hairline (left side). Appeared last week and seems to change slightly in size. Should I worry?
Yes, possibly!: You should see a primary care physician soon for a thorough evaluation. Your "lump" can be something common that doesn't necessarily need treatment (lipoma, sebaceous cyst) or something treatable (boil, abscess) or something potentially serious (enlarged lymph node) or something definitely serious (cancerous tumor). Since you are in Wash, DC, you can make appt to see me. ...Read more
discovered a lymph node year ago, left side back of neck under hairline. I've been squeezing it ever since. It has gotten bigger. Should I be worried?
Have it evaluated.: There are many types and causes of skin rashes. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Insect bites can also be the cause of a rash on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more
16 year old female extremly bad headache knot on bottom of the hairline back of neck moves around when I rub it ?
Pain in back of neck above hairline. Shows up during the mid day and lasts all night. Feels like head is heavy. Is it too much computer time? Help!
Could be: It could be neck strain. Sometime the monitor is too high while playing video games. ...Read more