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Dr. Michael Salkin, Veterinarian
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Experience:  University of California at Davis graduate veterinarian with 45 years of experience
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My 11 year old cocker developed a swelled area on the top of

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my 11 year old cocker developed a swelled area on the top of his head. the left side of his skull seems much larger than the right side. it not soft tissue. it feel like the rest of the skull but larger; he doesn't like it touched ,it hurts him. I though it was his ear, but it looks fine. he yelps if his head/ear is touched.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog
Expert:  Dr. Michael Salkin replied 1 year ago.

I'm sorry to hear of this with Bandit. Over what period of time has his head swelled? If there any history of trauma?