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I have developed a bump on my head....not painful at all but feels solid. its about the size of half a marble.
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replied December 26th, 2017
Welcome to e health forum.

The cause of the swelling in the temple cannot be diagnosed without a physical examination.

The possible cause can be due to skin lumps (abscess, sebaceous cysts, etc) or due to bony outgrowths or other issues.

A proper physical examination would be required to make a proper diagnosis. Hence it would be recommended to consult your doctor and seek a proper medical opinion.

I hope this helps.



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