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What Type Of Surgeon Is Needed For A Lump On The Head
Make an appointment: But, it's best to start with your regular doctor. If a referral to a specialist is needed your doctor will help with that. ...Read more
I have a small fleshy lump on the end of my nose. Is there any home remedies for something like this instead of having to pay almost £500 for surgeon?
Probably not: It is impossible to answer without being able to see the lesion. ...Read more
Had Restalyne under eyes. 1 has lump/or bag looks like. Other eye good. Is this result of a botched up injection? He is an eye plastic surgeon. Thanks
Quite common: I assume at 76 years of age, you have excess skin under your eyelids. Restylane, (dermal fillers) or other fillers injected under the eyes cannot improve redundant skin, the only thing that can is surgery. The eyelid skin is not very forgiving and as such, everything shows. Fortunately, with restylane (dermal fillers), (dermal fillers) your doctor can inject a medication that will dissolve the restylane (dermal fillers). Good luck ...Read more
I have a small lump on the right hand side inside my mouth and wonder if I should get it removed, a oral maxillo-facial surgeon said it was benign?
Lump: Either go with the first opinion or get a second opinion if in doubt. ...Read more
Went to oral surgeon recently for a lump underneath the jaw external xray didn't show anything what can this be if its not salivary gland awhat to do?
See an OFP: Lump under the jaw can have various causes. The most common would be a lymph node, If this lump persists for more than two weeks, a clinical examination by an orofacial pain specialist and laboratory tests, as necessary to obtain a definitive diagnosis. Proper diagnosis is a key to successful treatment. ...Read more
Are oral cancer lumps large or can they be very small. I have a bump on the roof of my mouth that my oral surgeon said was to small to biopsy.
Get a second opinion: Bumps that last longer than 10 days without healing, regardless the size, should be checked by a dentist or oral pathologist. They can be quite large, or they may remain as small bumps. ...Read more
Wisdom teeth (right up & low) extracted on 8th Apr by surgeon drilling lower jaw. 12 days over, lockjaw, hard lump on lower jaw & possibly pus (salty)?
Common: Pretty common with a surgical wisdom tooth and at this time you are going though normal issues with hard lumps etc but I am concerned about the lockjaw and the hard lump at the sometime. I would go back for an evaluation via the dentist or oral surgeon that did the work. No worries ...Read more
I have a hard lump on my jaw bone near where my wisdom teeth were. The oral surgeon told my to try a warm compress. It made the lump grow. Any ideas?
Ophthalmology: Ophthalmology is the branch of medicine that deals with the anatomy, physiology and diseases of the eye. An ophthalmologist is a specialist in medical and surgical eye problems. Since ophthalmologists perform operations on eyes, they are considered to be both surgical and medical specialists. ...Read more
I have a small hard bump on the roof of my mouth that popped up where a bigger soft 1 was. I can't see an oral surgeon until December, should I worry?
Suspicious bump: I would advise you to have the bump examined by any dentist or dental specialist (e.g. oral surgeon, OFP), to help you with a diagnosis and treatment, if needed. ...Read more
I have a tiny bump on the roof of mouth that change from bone hard to soft or vice versa through the day. What is it? My oral surgeon isn't concerned
See ENT specialist: See your local ENT specialist for best answer ...Read more
I have a 1cm clear hard bump over a small childhood scar on my forehead. Is it a cyst? Should I see a derm. Or plastic surgeon? What's the cause?
I'm having health anxiety over this bump on the roof of my mouth. I've seen an oral surgeon, he said its too small to be cancer. Still worried. Help.
A second opinion: Can be very helpful and put your mind at ease. See another oral surgeon. The unknown can make us anxious so that part is normal. Peace and good health. ...Read more
I have a bump on the roof of my mouth that shoots out puss when I eat/drink something. I've had it for 4 months. I've seen an oral surgeon. Cancer?
Much Too Little Info: You've already seen an oral surgeon, so what exactly do you hope from a doctor answering your question on this website? If you have doubts or questions that surgeon couldn't/wouldn't or didn't answer, best to get a second opinion from another oral surgeon (or maybe just a dentist).It would be near impossible to answer that question here. At best, it's a chronic infection. Doubtful cancer at your age ...Read more
Will a nose job get rid of the bump on my nose? I have an old sports injury, and the bridge of my nose isn't straight anymore. Will a surgeon be able to shave off the bump during a nose job?
Go see your doctor: You need a medical exam by your doctor. That is the only way to find out what this nodule insdie your check is. You can wait for sometime to see if it is growing in size or not. If it increases in size over 1 to 2 months then it may have to be taken out surgically and examined microscopically. ...Read more
Monitoring Centers: Lymphatic system absorbs/carries things too big to go into the arteries/veins like bacteria eaten by white cells and digested food. Lymph nodes "taste" the lymph for anything bad like bacteria/viruses/cancers, etc. When it detects a problem, it alerts the immune system and your body reacts. They enlarge in response to the inflammation they create when they react. They shrink when all is well. ...Read more
What type (specialty) of physican should I see for a blackish/greyish lump under my skin that when touched sends an electric jolt through me?
Many choices: One could start with their pcp. This is always the basis of your care and the person who knows you the best. Then one could consider a dermatologist, general surgeon or plastic surgeon or even a neurologist. Sounds peculiar and may need additional testing, imaging and perhaps intervention. Hope all goes well. ...Read more
I have found a white vain type of lump on the left side of skin near my vagina it doesn't hurt at all and just looks like a white vain what could it be
Dermal swelling: Could be a cyst or lymph node or lipoma -- if soft and non-tender usually a good sign. ...Read more
I had a large lump on the inside of my butt cheek and when I sat down today it busted open. A bloody puss type of fluid came out what could it be?
Pilonidal cyst: A pilonidal cyst is an abnormal pocket originating in the skin that usually contains hair, skin debris and other abnormal tissue. A pilonidal cyst is almost always located near the tailbone at the top of the cleft of the buttocks. The only sure treatment for a pilonidal cyst is surgery. ...Read more
I have a small hard ball type lump under the skin on earlobe, you can feel it both sides it's extremely painful to touch/lean on. Had it 2+ weeks help?
Infected Cyst: This is likely an infected inclusion cyst in your earlobe. It needs to be drained. Therefore you need to be seen by a physician to be treated. Do not try to pop it on your own. ...Read more
I have a knot type lump under my skin on my back on top of that is a raised mole that bleeds sometimes and itches. The lump is uncomfortable?
Get evaluated prompt: It could run from something totally benign to a disaster. Have a dermatologist look at that as soon as possible. If he suspects malignant melanoma then it has to be cut out. It could be a lipoma (fat cells) not bad at all. You don't want to dilly-dally on this. Do it this week! It's not a heart attack but you cannot neglect this! ...Read more
Hi! Yesterday afternoon I bit my lip pretty bad. And now I have painful lumps on my jawline, and a huge bump type thing on my lip. What do I do?
Not much to do: The first few days it will swell...Apply ice to reduce swelling and try not to reinjure area by being more careful with chewing and speaking for the next few days. ...Read more
Don't no what too do with these big pimple type lumps no meds creams washes ect don't work they r massive and on my face and scalp causes bold spots?
What type of pass infection could leave a small hard lump in lower neck at hair line for 5 years that's bigger and tender when not feeling well?
I have a lump on my forehead under the skin (visible). It has gotten bigger. Who would I need to see for this what type of doctor. Thank you!
I have a round lump on my left side right under m hip bone, I have no pain and it is visible to the eye. It feels like there may be some type of fluid?
Merits an exam.: Your doctor or a dermatologist would be the best to decide its significance. ...Read more
The right side of my labia, the vaginal lips have a circular/oval lump type inside the skin which has caused swelling and it hurts to walk or sit dow?
Talk 2 Ur parents-: -this is most likely a bartholin cyst (so). It needs 2 B evald by a GYN. They happen, not a STD. So don't worry about talking 2 them. ...Read more
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