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Posted on Mon, 31 Jul 2017 in Bones, Muscles and Joints
Question: I have suddenly found a ridge on the top of my skull from the tip of my forhead a couple of inches long
It doesnt hurt and its hard
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Answered by Dr. Neeraj Kumar 14 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Nothing serious

Detailed Answer:
Hello,
I have gone through your question and understand your concern.
It may be suture line which can be prominent in some people.
If there is no headache, vomiting, pain, anemia or other medical conditions, then nothing to worry about.
Hope you found the answer helpful.
Do get back to me for further information.
Regards
Dr N Kumar
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