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What is a soft tissue bump on back of scalp ?

what is a soft tissue/like bump on back of my 11 yr.old daughter on back of scalp? it is soft like tissue or skin that is raised (kind of looks like a growth) it itches and has gotten bigger
Fri, 5 Aug 2011
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General & Family Physician 's  Response
Hi,CS-Murph,
Thanks for query,
it seems that your daughter might have dermatitis causing bump like appearance and itching.
Apply triple action cream.
Ok and bye.
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