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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 ...
 

Treatment for immovable lump at base of skull and neck pain?

I have started to get this neck pain and as I was rubbing it I noticed I had a golf ball size bump at the base of my skull... I thought it was a knot but it does not move and maybe like an infection ...
 

What causes pain in neck and at base of skull?

About 3 days ago I woke up with a pain in my neck and also at the base of my skull ( both right ... of knots in my neck and believe that the pain in my neck and base of my skull were swollen lymph nodes . I ...
 

Noticed hard movable lump at the base of skull. What could it be?

sized swollen area and a more pronounced harder, smaller, moveable lump at the base of the skull near ...I have a 2 yr old son. Earlier today I noticed him rubbing the base of his skull and his left ear ...
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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 ...
 

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 ...
 

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 cause lumps at the base of the skull?

My four year old son has three lumps at tge base of his skull on the left side and two My four year old son has three lumps at tge base of his skull on the left side and two behind his ear and one ...
 

How to treat a lump at the base of the skull?

I am a 5ft 8in 135lb 35 year old female. I have unremarkable health history aside from minor gynecological issues, and migraines about twice a week. Today I found a pea sized lump at the base of my skull ...
 

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 does a lump on base of skull indicate?

I have a lump that forms at the base of the back of my neck, top of spine that forms and causes a steady droning pain up the back of skull. Going back to massage therapy which should reduce it. What ...
 

Suggest treatment for a lumps on the base of the skull

my situation. At the base of my skull I have lumps which have grown larger of the past few years. These lumps have be causing serious migraines which are unbearable. The pain will start from there location ...
 

Should i be worried of having a lump at the base of skull?

HI, my eight year old daughter has a small lump at the base of her skull on the left hand side. You can movie it around a little. I also felt one in a similar spot on the right but it is a bit smaller ...
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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
 
Hard Lump at base of skull above hairline increasing in size, headaches worsening. Found b12 to be low, could low b12 be related to the lump and if so how?
please visit a surgeon it requires local examination. thanks
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