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dent on top of the head

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dent on top of the head
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  DR MED MD replied 5 years ago.

Dr. AM. MD. :

hello

Dr. AM. MD. :

since when you have this dent?

Customer:

last week

Dr. AM. MD. :

where is dent exactly?

Customer:

on top ,like a dent for new borns

Dr. AM. MD. :

you menas bones?

Customer:

don't know

Dr. AM. MD. :

which part of head you have dent?

Customer:

on top the exact part where new babies head is soft

Dr. AM. MD. :

you moticed this dent last wk ? Is there any history of trauma to head?

Dr. AM. MD. :

Any other medical illness?

Customer:

no

Dr. AM. MD. :

How big is the dent?

Dr. AM. MD. :

Is there any pain?

Customer:

no pain size of a coin

Dr. AM. MD. :

how deep is depression?

Customer:

a little dip to see the uneveness

Dr. AM. MD. :

are you sure it was not there previously?

Customer:

maybe but i just noticed when i shaved my head.

Dr. AM. MD. :

This can be just deformity of skull bone which can be harmless.

Customer:

how common

Dr. AM. MD. :

Other possibilty is some lesion of skull bone like infection , tumor or due to metabolic disease.

Dr. AM. MD. :

To be on safer side you should get examined by your doctor.

Dr. AM. MD. :

X-ray of skull bone is also required.

Dr. AM. MD. :

If there something positive on x-ray you might require ct or mri.

Dr. AM. MD. :

I HOPE THIS HELPS.

Customer:

thanks

Dr. AM. MD. :

PLEASE ACEEPT ANSWER

Dr. AM. MD. :

thanks

Customer:

ok

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