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Hard bump on occipital bone

Premium Questions

Dr. Ronald Schubert MD

i have a hard lump on the bottom of my right occipital bone an inch or two behind the ear, on the outside of the skull, near the bottom. is it possibly something serious like cancer? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ronald Schubert ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Ashish Verma MD

Yesterday I noticed a painful grape size lump on the right side of my occipital bone . About 3-4 fingers back from ear. It is hard and feels like bone. I also have a small enlarged node down... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ashish Verma ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Matija Romic MD

due to the fact that my occipital bone is very long. Which hospitals offer treatment for adults who would like the length of this boned shortened? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Matija Romic ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Praveen K Nath MD

My 6 year old son sustained a 4 inch linear skull fracture of his occipital bone less than a week ago. We are supposed to fly to Hawaii in 3 days. It is a 7 hour flight. What are the risks? Should we ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen K Nath ( Neurologist)
Dr.  Prasad MD

/70 at rest. I have developed a bad headache on the right side starting at the occipital bone just above ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prasad ( General & Family Physician)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr.  Jilesh Tank MD

Hi i have a grape size bump on my occipital bone..midline..hard, does not move. Can t decide if this is normal anatomy or something i should get checked out. It is more pronounced than other people... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jilesh Tank ( Homeopath)
Dr. Kathy Robinson MD

The right bump on the occipital bone is larger then the left bone it s feels swollen and when I press on it I tend to ge dizzy and weak ,,, is that normal? I didn t hit my head,, but I have had ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kathy Robinson ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ishu Bishnoi MD

but realized a small bump on my head. It does move and feels like bone. The other side does not have the bump. I would say it s on the lower right side of the occipital bone. I have been... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ishu Bishnoi ( Neurologist)
Dr. Indu Kumar MD

Small pea size lump on occipital bone just right of center about 4 fingers away from my right ear. It feels like bone. There is very mild pain if I press it. I initially thought I had a zit and then... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Indu Kumar ( Radiologist)
Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani MD

Hi, I have a lump just below my occipital bone on the right hand side in line with my lobes... I had it a few weeks ago and it was quite small, it s been a hard painless lump from when it was small ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.     Suresh Heijebu MD

hi,this lump needs x ray and biopsy for further evaluation.consult a surgeon.thank you

Dr.    Dariush Saghafi MD

There is no way to tell ANYTHING is cancer ANYWHERE on or in your body unless a biopsy is taken and sent for pathology analysis. So in short, "no" there is no way anybody will be able to tell whether this immovable lump...