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when i got out of the shower, the right side of my head started

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when i got out of the shower, the right side of my head started feeling weird, so i felt it, and i dont know if its just me being stupid or not, but it felt a little softer than the left side. i dont recall hitting my head on anything today.
Submitted: 5 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 5 years ago.

Do you have headache, nausea?
Any significant past illness?

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Customer: replied 5 years ago.
no, no headache or anything like that, and no illnesses. i am 20 years old
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 5 years ago.

The head has a soft tissue layer called as scalp which has skin and a thin layer of muscle with fascia. A shower (especially a warm shower) can change the consistency of scalp transiently. There is nothing worrisome about it. It returns back to normal in some time.

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I would be happy to assist you further, if you need any more information.


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