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Facial Bump Checker

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Your Facial Bump May Also be Known as:
Bump in cheek
Bump in cheeks
Bump in face
Bump in head
Bump on cheek
Bump on cheeks
Bump on face
Bump on head
Cheek bump
Cheek has a bump

Top 2 Facial Bump Causes

  1. 1.Benign Skin Growth on the Face

    Seborrheic keratosis is a condition that causes wart-like growths on the skin. The growths are benign (not-cancerous) and look like stuck-on plaques.

    You do not need treatment for this condition because it is completely benign. However, if the lesion changes at all you should visit your physician.

    Rarity:
    Common
    Top Symptoms:
    facial bump, small facial lump, marble sized facial lump, black or brown facial bump, thickened skin with a well-defined border
    Symptoms that always occur with benign skin growth on the face:
    facial bump
    Symptoms that never occur with benign skin growth on the face:
    cherry red facial bump
    Urgency:
    Wait and watch

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  2. 2.Osteoma of Skull and Facial Bones

    An osteoma is a benign (non-cancerous) outgrowth of bone, usually in the skull and facial bones. They are slow growing and usually cause no symptoms. Osteomas are noticed once they begin causing problems with breathing, vision, or hearing.

    You should visit your primary care physician. Surgical excision is the preferred route of treatment.

    Rarity:
    Rare
    Top Symptoms:
    vision changes, new headache, trouble swallowing, sinus pain, jaw lump
    Urgency:
    Primary care doctor

Questions Your Doctor May Ask About Facial Bump

  • Q.Is your facial bump still getting bigger?
  • Q.Is your face bump constant or come-and-go?
  • Q.Compared to a marble, how big is this bump?
  • Q.How long have you had this particular bump?

If you've answered yes to one or more of these questions, check our facial bump symptom checker.

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Facial Bump Symptom Checker Statistics

  • People who have experienced facial bump have also experienced:

    • 4% Swollen Face
    • 3% Face Itch
    • 3% Facial Redness
  • People who have experienced facial bump had symptoms persist for:

    • 31% Less Than a Day
    • 30% Less Than a Week
    • 17% Over a Month
  • People who have experienced facial bump were most often matched with:

    • 15% Benign Skin Growth on the Face

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