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Hard lump on back of neck or spine. Not moveable. Tender to touch. What could this be?

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Dr. Tariq Niazi
Orthopedic Surgery
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In brief: Infected cyst??

Sounds like you might have had a sebaceous cyst which got infected, hence it is harder and tender now.
These are benign swellings in the skin occurring near a hair. See your doc/surgeon about it for proper DX and treatment.

In brief: Infected cyst??

Sounds like you might have had a sebaceous cyst which got infected, hence it is harder and tender now.
These are benign swellings in the skin occurring near a hair. See your doc/surgeon about it for proper DX and treatment.
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