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painful knot on head

does anyone have any idea what my 16 yr old daughter may have going on?
She has been complaining of a knot (about the size of a pea and hard) on the back of her neck near her L ear in her hair line. It does not hurt under it only hurts on top and right on the sides. I can not see anything.
not red
not swollen
not hot to the touch
no injury
states has been hurting 2 weeks.
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replied May 2nd, 2008
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Was this preceded with ear infection or scalp infected lesion?
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replied March 22nd, 2019
Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

I read your question and I understand your concern.
Its due to infection. He would need through examination of scalp and ears to sort it out.
I hope it helps. Stay in touch with your healthcare provider for further guidance as our answers are just for education and counselling purposes and cannot be an alternative to actual visit to a doctor.
Take care
Khan
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