Lump under scalp

Patient : My husband has 2 lumps on his head. they are located on either side of the front of the head, straight up from the temple. they are less than a half inch in length, and the size of a piece of pencil lead or angel hair pasta noodle, uncooked - tubular anyway. they do not look funny on the surface, not red, not really swollen to they eye, can just feel them. he said they hurt, and give him a headache. there have been no injuries, no bumps, etc. he is very healthy, no meds, no surgeries, no illnesses other than an occasional sinus infection. has a physical and blood work every year. age 46. any idea what this is, and what type of doctor would we go to? thanks
Doctor :   This question is currently in queue and will be answered shortly by one of our doctors. In the meantime you may browse our library of answered questions by clicking here.

Related Q&A

Q: I had a PET scan and the results are in but my doctor is on vacation. Can you help?

Q: Two weeks ago I have a large ulcer on my right tonsil, it has since healed and can no longer be seen. I religiously r...

Q: My son has pyogenic granulomas can you tell me what it is please it's on the middle of his chest it's always bleeding...

Q: I have a question. I went in to the doctor for a general physical and did the normal blood work. Everything came bac...

Q: Hi I had a mild heart attack in Jan 2017 I received two stents. Two weeks later I returned to the hospital with chest...

 
DOCTOR ADVISORY BOARD
218

Dr. James Obaji M.D.

  • 247 Reviews
  • Family Physician
173

Dr. Suneel Sharman M.D.

  • 190 Reviews
  • Family Physician
138

Dr. Pat Golden M.D.

  • 169 Reviews
  • Cardiologist
98

Dr. Kunaal Jindal M.D.

  • 112 Reviews
  • Plastic Surgeon
CNN
BBC
MSNBC
CBS
abcNews
FoxNews