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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 ...
 

Have swelling on the base of skull. Should I be worried?

I have a lump or swelling on the base of my skull i can feel it only when bending foward. Should i ... middle portion from the bottom of my skull to the nape is swollen. Feels like a cyst . ...
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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 ...
 

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 ...
 

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 ...
 

What causes lump where neck connects to base of skull?

i have a lump where my neck connects to the base of my skull on my right rear side of my head ... and I have a continual headache that seems to eminate from the lump/area. If I press my chin to my chest ...
 

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 ...
 

Low fever, lump at the base of skull and back of neck. Treatment?

My 1 year old son woke up with a low fever this morning & it s hovered around 100.00f all day...about an hour ago I noticed a golf ball sized lump at the base of his skull & another smaller one - about ...
 

Experiencing pain on tibia, elbow and at the base of my skull

and no previous injury. Now, for the last 3 days the base of my skull on both sides are very painful to even touch ... ankle for 2 months. I have no bruise or lump and does not hurt when I walk on it, just when I touch it ...
 

What could multiple bumps at the base of the skull indicate?

my four year old son has a bump on the lower part of the skull on bac of the head--that was sunday ... would make three lumps in three days--help!!! ...
 

Should I be worried about the bump at the base of the skull?

My 6 yr old daughter and I just noticed a hard lump bout 1/2 in diameter on the right side at the back of her head close to the base of her skull. She hasn t complained of any pain but did say she ...
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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
 
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
 
11 year old has headache at base of skull for 4 days
hi thanks for healthcare magic At this age localize pain in head can be due to injury. If child has continue headache for 4 days, in case patient need painkiller like ibrufen 400mg twice a day. Get patient CT head done and consult a neurologist to rule out internal problem. In case u need our help, u can connect us. Thanks
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