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Painful bumps on scalp and neck

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Dr.    Kakkar S. MD

Approx. 4 days ago I developed strange little bumps n the exterior skin middle front neck. Next day I had larger hard bumps behind my right ear, outer ear, and on my lower scalp at the right... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kakkar S. ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Johny Chacko MD

my scalp and back of my neck have small bumps that burn and itch. They appear sometimes in patches ... scaly sores. the pain and itching is horrid. I cant find relief from any treatments I've... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Johny Chacko ( Dermatologist)
Dr. M Y Shareef MD

Hi, I have a hard slightly movable bump on my scalp . It has been there at least a month. I would ... sebaceous glands since I was a teenager. Today I discovered another bump on the back of my... View answer

Answered by : Dr. M Y Shareef ( General Surgeon)
Dr. T Chandrakant MD

I have solid lumps & bumps on my skull I have vision problems, scalp pain when touché, top of skull gets very hot but no body temp., neck and shoulder pain , headaches and skin feels too... View answer

Answered by : Dr. T Chandrakant ( General Surgeon)
Dr.  Shoaib Khan MD

Good Afternoon, I have two small bumps on my scalp that have been there for as long as I can ... hair covers it. Recently, over the last week...one of the bumps has been sore...and at times oozes ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shoaib Khan ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr.  Nupur K MD

Hi, my husband has a few bumps that appeared on his scalp and also one on his neck after going out on a boat for fishing. The one on his neck is just a small lump under his skin, but the ones on... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Nupur K ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Piyush K MD

I have 2 painful bumps that came up on my scalp yesterday. Today I have a stiff neck and found a lump about the size of a marble on the front base side of my neck. All of this in on one... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Piyush K ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Aravapally Koushik MD

I noticed that my scalp has been really itchy over the past 4-5 days and i also noticed a bump behind my right ear and have had some neck pain on the right hand side and also have been have... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Aravapally Koushik ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Sumanth Amperayani MD

My 1yr old daughter has swollen lymph nodes behind her ears and in her neck for 4 months now. She keeps getting painful puss filled bumps on her scalp. The doctors said it was ringworm and said ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sumanth Amperayani ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

, immovable, no pain or tender) on my tragus. And now I notice above that ear there is a bump (penny size ... neck, face and scalp. My scalp was so bad to the point where I peel of dry... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Noble Zachariah MD

You probably have a scalp infection and then the swelling in the back of the ear would be a lymph node

Dr.  Prasad MD

Perhaps they are related to seborrheic dermatitis. I would use a cream/ointment that has both steroid as well as antibiotic for few days. You can ask your local GP/pharmacist about those products.

Dr. Vaishalee Punj MD

It may be that the pustules due to dandruff on scalp are extending beyond hairline. If not, then maybe acne keloidalis nuchae, acne necrotica or even mechanical acne i.e due to hairbands, etc. Management differs for...