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Head injury, lump on the base of skull, neck soreness, fever, rashes. Treatment?

my grandson has a lump (like getting hit in the head) at the base of his skull on the right side. He complained earlier in the week that he had a sore neck . He does not have a fever , and the spot is not hot. He did have some odd rash last week 9- individual bumps around his neck, then his belly and back. He has also lost some weight in the last month.
Asked On : Tue, 31 Jul 2012
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Hi, Thanks for using the HCM.
your description suggestive like, could be a lymphnode enlargement in neck if its firm in consistency, better to consult a surgeon or ENT physician for further examination of swelling. and as you are mentioning loss of weight, you need to consult a doctor as early as possible to investigate for cause of swelling in neck.
Hope I have answered your query. If you have any further questions I will be happy to help. Thanks get well soon....
Answered: Tue, 31 Jul 2012
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