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Forum Name: Brain Tumors

Question: bump in the back of skull

 seo011 - Sun Aug 19, 2007 3:23 am

I am sixteen years old
and I've had this bump on the back of my head
it's been there for as long as I can remember
I have no pain back there or anything
could it juss be the way my skull is shaped??
no one in my family has it just me
thank you for your time.

- seo
 Dr. Chan Lowe - Fri Sep 07, 2007 2:42 pm

User avatar Hi Seo,

It is very likely that you are feeling a normal shaping of the skull. The skull can have some lumps to it. As long as it isn't changing or painful I suspect it is normal bone.

Best wishes.

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