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Tender spot on scalp

Premium Questions

Dr. T Chandrakant MD

3 days ago I felt a tender spot in the top of my scalp when I brushed my hair. Since then it seems like the area of tenderness has enlarged about the size of a quarter. I have had my husband and... View answer

Answered by : Dr. T Chandrakant ( General Surgeon)
Dr.   Dariush Saghafi MD

my scalp is sore in one spot. I can feel it when I comb my hair or when i touch it with my finger tip. My scalp doesn't appear to be red or bruised. I did get a perm a couple weeks ago and it burned ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Dariush Saghafi ( Neurologist)
Dr.   Bonnie Berger-Durnbaugh MD

I have a light brown raised spot on my scalp . Its tender and painful and bleeds sometimes. I had melanoma in 2009 on my hip that spread to lymph nodes. should I be concerned? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bonnie Berger-Durnbaugh ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Sandip Kabra MD

i have occasional exquisite tenderness to touch on the left top of my scalp - in the rear ... with this tenderness. I'm a PA and if this were temporal, I would suspect temporal arteritis . ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sandip Kabra ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Naveen Kumar MD

4 weeks of painbful tender scalp spots in head. Feels like my jaw cant relax. Thought they were headaches but its actually not a headache Relief when leaning head back or scalp massage . And the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Naveen Kumar ( ENT Specialist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. T Chandrakant MD

I have a smooth squishie lump/bump on top of my scalp. Its white save for some red spots ringing ... and tender due to folliculitis. Took antibiotics to treat the folliculitus that cropped up as well ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. T Chandrakant ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Som Lakhani MD

I have two spots on my scalp which started as what felt like i had bumped my head on something. There is a spot on each knot which is raised and tender. There is a spot in each... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Som Lakhani ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Jyotisterna Mittal MD

situation, I would get a tender spot on the back of my scalp in the crown area that would be followed ... about a couple months ago a new Dermatologist decided to do a biopsy on this spot... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jyotisterna Mittal ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Sanjay Pancholi MD

have tender spots every so often and I have followed that particular hair down to the spot where ... it out it will quit hurting. Then I will find another on when I feel a tender spot... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sanjay Pancholi ( Dermatologist)
Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

I hit the top of my head on a door header last week and it is tender to the touch, scalp is sore ... of head (soft spot) and from eyebrows to top of head down to ears, scalp is sensitive to... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Omprakash Ashokrao Deshmukh MD

please elaborate what do you mean by bald spot, upload the pic if possible..

Dr. Dr. Kakkar MD

Hi You seem to have folliculitis, which is bacterial skin infection. I suggest an Oral antibiotic e.g Amoxycillin Or Cephalexin thrice daily for a week. Regards

Dr.  Krunal Modi MD

Hello, Welcome to HCM. It may be due to allergy or infection. If pain, take paracetamol. Take levocetirizine for allergy. Maintain proper hygiene. Consult your skin specialist for examinations and if required for...