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Hard bumps on the neck due to insect bite and its treatment - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   I have a bump on my neck that i saw when i woke up it wasnt there the night before
User :   i put ice on it it didnt go down or with heat. its the size of a large marble under my chin& at the top of my neck & its hard
Doctor :   ok
User :   it feels like bone
Doctor :   ok
User :   is it a cyst?
Doctor :   What was the color of skin over that bump
Doctor :   ?
Doctor :   IS it red?
User :   its the color of my skin
Doctor :   How does it feel like
Doctor :   hot or cold
User :   hard and hot
Doctor :   ok
User :   should i go to the hospital?
Doctor :   It might be because of some unknown insect bite which wont deserve much attention
Doctor :   It will resolve on its own
Doctor :   Do you have any other medical problems like breathlessness , nasal discharge

Doctor :   eye watering
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