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Doctor insights on: What To Do For A Bump On The Forehead

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What to do if I have two large bumps on my forehead?

What to do if I have two large bumps on my forehead?

May be nothing: It depends how big how log or what other associated symptoms you have. Start with your PCP. ...Read more

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What if a bump on the forehead lasts over a week?

Get it checked: Over a week, best to get the area checked out. ...Read more

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How long should a bump on the forehead stay a bump?

Depends on Bump: A bump can be many different things including a cyst, boil, calcification, hematoma or blood clot from prior injury. Can't tell without an exam. See your doctor. ...Read more

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What should I do if a child gets a bump on the forehead?

What should I do if a child gets a bump on the forehead?

Head trauma: Assuming no loss of conciousness or symptoms of a concussion, application of an ice pack to diminish swelling and Acetaminophen or ibuprohren for pain is all that is needed. ...Read more

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How long will a bump on the forehead stay swollen?

Forehead bump: Hello, unfortunately it is impossible to answer your question without a detailed history and physical examination. The more severe the injury and soft tissue trauma the longer for the swelling and edema to resolve. Ice and elevation will help to resolve your swelling. ...Read more

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What does it mean when a red bump on the forehead does not become blue over time? So, it's not a bruise?

What does it mean when a red bump on the forehead does not become blue over time? So, it's not a bruise?

Can be many things: A red bump on the forehead can be many things, most of which ate benign but some of which are potentially worrisome. See a doctor to get evaluated particularly if the lesion bleeds often, grows bigger, or feels firm and attached to underlying skin. ...Read more

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Sudden bump on forehead, what could be the cause?

Sudden bump on forehead, what could be the cause?

Uncertain.: There can be many causes. The only way to get an accurate diagnosis will be a medical evaluation. ...Read more

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What are some causes of two large bumps on your forehead?

What are some causes of two large bumps on your forehead?

Cysts?: This could represent sebaceous cysts orlipomas. If these are cosmetically disturbing it is best to see doctor for removal. ...Read more

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I have a bump on forehead from injury, is this permanent?

I have a bump on forehead from injury, is this permanent?

Depends: If recent, it may go away. Of >6 mo, it is probably blood clot that turned into scar. Such can be removed endoscopically. Brow lift can also be performed at the same time. If medically indicated, insurance is likely to cover it. ...Read more

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My baby is 1 month and two weeks. I noticed she has a bump in the middle of her forehead, like a small hill. She hasn't any head injuries, what is it?

May be suture: The main suture line for most kids forms a T with the ear to ear line in back of the forehead and the middle one from the soft spot along the center toward the back. Some have a prominent suture line from the front of the soft spot running down between the eyes. A ridge in the forehead like a boat keel can be a transient feature in some kids. Confirm this with your doc. They usually grow out of it. ...Read more

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What are white bumps on face mainly forehead?

What are white bumps on face mainly forehead?

White forehead bumps: White forehead bumps maybe acne or milia. Your pmd, dermatologist or facial cosmetic surgeon should be able to examine you to determine what the bumps are and how to treat them. ...Read more

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What are the bumps on my face on forehead from?

What are the bumps on my face on forehead from?

Many things.: These can be scars from old injuries. They can also be from things like blackheads and pimples from oil accumulation which did not rupture and were never fully removed. They may just be tha way your face/forhead develops with age and whatever tension you went through in life. ...Read more

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Small bumps in the forehead due to hypothroidism?

Small bumps in the forehead due to hypothroidism?

Forehead bumps: Highly unlikely to be due to hypothyroidism but with even small forehead bumps you must make an appointment with your doctor to find out why there are bumps, and then make the appropriate studies and/or referrals to specialists. ...Read more

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Can stress cause hard bumps to come up on forehead?

Rosacea: Stress does not cause it, but may trigger it. One common condition is due to acne rosacea which can involve the forehead. ...Read more

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Any advice? I have had a bump for years on my forehead?

Need a LOT more info: Generally "bumps" or masses that have been present for years are not very likely to be anything dangerous, but if it's growing/painful/worrying you, they should be checked out. I have no idea if it came after trauma or infection, if it is visible to other, painful, or associated with skin changes. See your doctor for further workup. ...Read more

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I have bump still on my forehead since I was a child, what to do?

I have bump still on my forehead since I was a child, what to do?

Scar: A bump like that which has not gone away after years is likely to never go away. You can think of it as a scar in the tissue under the skin, and it is likely that it will be there forever as a reminder of your childhood incident. Nothing to do except have fond memories! It's not harmful... ...Read more

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I have a large bump on my forehead that comes and goes must I worry?

Evanescent lump: From history alone sound like it might be a cyst arising out of hair follicle or sebaceous cyst. ...Read more