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What causes pain in the skull?

ive had a surgery done for pleomorphic adenoma somewhere in 1997, undergone chemo n radio. after a while, been okay..however had bad neuroma episodes. now there s a mild pain somewhere in my mid-skull and a circular dent [of about 2 wide and the centre is becoming deeper]. when i touch it or press it out of curiosity, it triggers a mild, shooting pain. please advise. tq v.much
Mon, 25 Nov 2019
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Internal Medicine Specialist 's  Response
Hi,

You need to ask for an MRI brain to ensure that this dent is not another kind of tumor that appears again.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Regards,
Dr. Salah Saad Shoman, Internal Medicine Specialist
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What causes pain in the skull?

Hi, You need to ask for an MRI brain to ensure that this dent is not another kind of tumor that appears again. Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further. Regards, Dr. Salah Saad Shoman, Internal Medicine Specialist