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What medical specialist should I see boney slow growth

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What medical specialist should I see for a boney slow growth bump on my forehead?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 1 year ago.
Hello,
I am Dr. Arun and will be helping you today.
I am sorry that your question was unanswered for long.
The neurosurgeon would be the best specialist. An x-ray of the skull (or an MRI) would be able to exactly ascertain the diagnosis. Bony osteoma (benign / non cancerous growth) are common on skull and forehead.
Orthopedic surgeons too deal with this.
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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Thank you. Maybe I'll call Dr. Carson? :-)
Expert:  Dr. Arun Phophalia replied 1 year ago.
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