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Experience:  Internal Medicine--practice all of internal medicine, all ages, family, health, prevention, complementary medicine, etc.
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I have lump behind head, Hard two weeks, It is painless, my

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I have lump behind head
JA: How long have you had the lump? Is it hard or soft?
Customer: Hard two weeks
JA: Please give me a bit more information, so the Doctor can help you best.
Customer: It is painless, my ear is a little icky and my throat feels weird like when you have cold. But it is dry
JA: Is there anything else the Doctor should be aware of?
Customer: I have neck pain too
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  DrRussMD replied 1 year ago.


It is most likely a sebaceous cyst, which forms around a hair and creates its own sheath and fluid.

It is harmless but needs to be removed.

Glad to look at a picture here.

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