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I have felt a lump, not painful, on the back of my head, pea

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I have felt a lump, not painful, on the back of my head, pea size, level with my ear, off centre to the right
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Natasha replied 3 years ago.

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generally little lumps on the back of our scalp are blocked glands.

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if it is not infected it will not be painful

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they are sebaceous cysts

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usually they go away on their own

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Customer: Hi, sorry , mobile !
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no worries mate

Customer: Do you think I should be worried ?
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no not at all

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Getting any sort of serious lump on the head is virtually unheard of

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If it gets sore, your doctor can drain it

Customer: What should I look out for! Ok, thanks
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pain, redness, drainage

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pus

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fever, chills

Customer: Lovely !
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I think it will go away on its own- dont panic :-)

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I will check in with you in a few weeks

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Expert:  Dr. Natasha replied 3 years ago.
Hi Jeff
How are you feeling? how is the noggin? :-)