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Soft lumps at base of skull

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What does a lump at base of the skull indicate?

Hi, my 5 year old daughter has a little pea side lump at the base of her skull. It is situated at the back just a little to the right. I can move it around and it is soft to the touch. Any ideas to what ...
 

Pimples appeared on base of skull. What could it be?

slightly below the base of my skull. Unfortunately, I picked and squeezed at it a lot, but nothing ever came out of it. After a couple weeks, it finally subsided into a small, soft lump. Three months later ...
 

Suggest treatment for enlarged lump at the base of skull

Yesterday discovered nickel size lump at base of left scull another approx 3" below have been given Letrozole2.5 mg for endometriosis what r lumps who shall I see about the GP ? Dermatologist? Get MRI? Help I ...
 

What causes small lumps at the base of left skull?

I have a small lump the size of a nicke at base of left scull and three inches below this is another lump the same size. Tender to touch. Feels deep I'm very worried what kind I'd dr should I see ...
 

What causes lump at the base of skull, dizziness and sleeplessness?

My husband has a lump on the leftside back of his head near the base of his skull. It is painful, he complains of dizziness , and is having problems staying awake. He had a neck injury years ago ...
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What causes an itchy soft lump at the base of my skull?

Hello, I have developed a lump at the base of my skull. It seems to go from about the center of my neck, across the base of my skull, over behind my right ear just behind where the earpiece of my ...
 

What causes movable lump at the base of skull in a toddler?

I have a 2 year old grandson fixing to turn 3 and he has a spot at the back of his head at the base of his head that is soft to the touch, I can fill something moving like fluid under neath the skin ...
 

What causes painful itchy lump at the base of skull?

Yesterday I began feeling a distinct semi-soft lump at the right base of my skull parrallel to my ear. It is very painful, and causes my scalp in that area to itch. there is no redness, drainage ...
 

Reason for lump in the base of the skull?

My 16-year old son mentioned to be last night that he has a lump on the base of his skull that he has apparently had for a while now. It feels hard like a bone. It doesn t hurt or itch. Had he ...
 

What causes lumps at base of skull, elbow joint and swollen tongue?

I have lumps at base of skull, a lump inside my elbow joint and a swollen tongue. When lying flat I ... to doctors but I think they think I m being paranoid ...they said lumps at back of head were folds of skin ...
 

Lump on the base of the skull. No pain. Need treatment?

Aloha, In Nov I found a lump (about the size of a grape cut in half and fella about the same firmness) on the base of my skull midway between center and my right ear. No pain, doesn t give me any ...
 

What causes lump on base of skull?

i am 19 years old, I am 5 foot 2, 178 lbs. I have PCOS which I am being treated for as well as hypothyroid. I was sick but the cough has not gone away and now i notice a small lump at the base of my skull ...
 

What is the painless lump at the base of my skull?

I have a lump, on the right side of my spine at base of skull. It is not painfull and it does cause alot of headaches, today i found lump on the left side again this is not painfull. I went ...
 

What causes painful lump at the base of skull ?

I have a lump at the base of my skull on the right side causing bad headaches. The lump is about 1.5 inches long and not quite a .5 inch tall. The lump only hurts a little when pressed, but it is painful ...
 

What causes lump at the base of the skull?

. He also has a lump at the base of his skull by his neck. No head injuries. Any thoughts? Should I ...My son is 17. It sounds crazy, but I have been concerned about the shape of his skull lately ...
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I have lumps at the base base of my skull which have grown larger over the past few years that cause terrible migraines.
Hi the lump are likely to be lymph nodes and they are unrelated to occurrence of your migraine. Do consult your physician for detailed assessment of migraine Take care
 
I have a lump on the back of my head by the base of my skull. It is hard and tender. Should I be worried about this?
Welcome to Health Care Magic See a General Surgeon / get yourself examined / at times, basic investigation may be necessary... Any lump need examination, better early than late The most common in that area could be simple infection / or a draining node - but one is not sure The definite diagnosis is by excision BIOPSY… Wishing well
 
My baby has a hard lump at the base of her skull at her hairline. Level with her ear, about the size of an egg. It's hard, not squishable, no pain.
hard swelling in that region must be due to a bony out growth and most of these need no treatment unless they are painful or cosmetically disfiguring.please dont worry , thanks
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