By itself, the bump on the back of the head (except for the resulting injuries) is a subcutaneous tumor and refers to benign tumors that can increase in size. Most commonly encountered bump on the head and on the human body are different lipomas, fibromas, warts, etc. Lipoma in plain language is called a Wen, as inside are sebaceous mass. For the treatment of lipomas apply folk remedies: a paste of boiled onion and soap. Fibroma is a fairly dense ball, which is located on a small "stalk". Effectively contribute to the resorption lotions from a mixture of beet juice and Golden mustache, but experts recommend to remove these tumors surgically. Warts also advisable to remove, under the supervision of a physician modern methods (laser, electric current, liquid nitrogen, etc.).
Directly at the base of the skull or in the lower part of the occipital region can be a sharp shot. Very often the presence of cones in this area is evidence of the magical abilities and the ability of this man to exert pressure and influence on others.
If a bump on the back of his head came from hitting hard and blunt object, around a bruise and swelling. Should immediately seek help from a doctor to rule out a fracture of the cranial bones or other adverse consequences. Almost always the appearance of such bumps is accompanied by painful sensations in the area of damage.
If there was no hit, a bump on the back of the head can be a symptom of the formation of hair cyst, which occurs when blockage of the sebaceous duct, located on the head. Gradual accumulation of fluid leads to the fact that the mass hardens and forms a lump.
Typically, conventional solid lump on the back of the head is removed using a cold compress if applied immediately after injury. This is because the injured vessels under the influence of cold begin to narrow so swelling is reduced. It is advisable to apply a wet towel or piece of ice, pre-wrapped it in a rag. For greater effect it is recommended to make the salt solution in which the moistened towel or rag (to 1 liter of cold water you will need 2-3 tablespoons of salt).
Special attention should be paid when a bump on the back of his neck or on his head appears in the child. And than he is under, the more likely the risk of negative consequences from the injury. You can't leave without a medical examination of the baby, if it cries from the pain, if the tumor increases significantly directly into the eyes, if the kid loses consciousness and becomes very pale, if you had continuous vomiting and convulsions, there was bleeding from the ear or nasal passages, etc.
There are various methods of dealing with a bump on the head or other part of the body. You can use medication. A good result can achieve special ointments that have a absorbable impact. To speed up the healing process by using iodine and alcohol. Mix them in equal proportions and periodically lubricate the injury (morning and evening). Effectively helps the juice of wormwood, which lubricate the bump on his head.
Can be applied to lump fresh cabbage leaf and cooked him a slurry. Scroll in milk lightly boiled cabbage through a meat grinder, put on a gauze bandage and tie it for 40-60 minutes on the affected area. Then you need to wash the tumor with water at room temperature.
You can also prevent the appearance of bumps on the head. For this it is necessary to take a small piece of cotton or gauze, saturate it with any vegetable oil, after which the hours apply to the bruised spot.