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I have a large hard lump on top front of my head and is very sore. What is this?

Large Hard Lump on top front of my head and is very sore I have a very large lump on the front top of my head it has been there for years but is growing larger and just recently started hurting it is also very red and the redness is moving down the top of my forehead. What is this? I am very concerned!
Asked On : Tue, 29 Mar 2011
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Greetings from health care magic
It could be a sebaceous cyst and perhaps it has been infected and the pain and red ness due to inflammation . please consult to your surgeon and get it operated.
thank you
Answered: Tue, 29 Mar 2011
General & Family Physician Dr. Tina Jacob Das's  Response
Hello there
Thank you for choosing HealthcareMagic. A large bump on the forehead and that too painfull, sounds more like a furuncle/ boil, a hair root infection. Else it could be a sebaceous cyst, a dermoid cyst, a neurofibromatosis or any other neurogenic one. Better consult with a surgeon, as it needs to be seen. Take care.
Answered: Tue, 29 Mar 2011
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