I recently developed this bump on my forehead when I came to college. It's not painful or anything, but it's very hard and seems to fluxuate in size. Someone said this could be a mineral deposit in cause of the new water I am now drinking. Has anyone ever heard of this? Thanks.
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replied December 13th, 2005
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I have never heard of a mineral deposit on skin but if it swells again, go to a general surgeon and have them try to drain it
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replied June 30th, 2019
Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

I read your question and I understand your concern.
It seems boil. Take oral antibiotic like amoxicillin.
If the swelling was increasing in size then consult general surgeon .
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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