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Lump on occipital bone and headache

Premium Questions

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. 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.  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)
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)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Indu Kumar MD

Small pea size lump on occipital bone just right of center about 4 fingers away from my right ear ... lump on right side of neck, mid way between collar bone and head, at the midline from... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Indu Kumar ( Radiologist)
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 s...I have... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jilesh Tank ( Homeopath)
Dr. Shailja Puri Wahal MD

but somebody tried to squeeze it and grew bigger and more swallen. Now the left side of my occipital bone appears to have a lump. It is really worrying me. The cyst has not been removed yet and I only... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shailja Puri Wahal ( General & Family Physician)
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... View answer

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

I have a painful soft lump on lower occipital bone (right side). Initially presented yesterday as slightly pink but very painful to touch. Today the lump has gotten bigger, redness gone and... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saddiq Ulabidin ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

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...

Dr.     Suresh Heijebu MD

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