Lumps in the scalp are overwhelmingly related to the hair apparatus and are benign. They can cause irritation when combing or brushing. If diagnosed when these are relatively small, they can be removed under local anesthesia in the office setting.
Dr. Shemen, a scalp masses surgeon, has performed several thousand scalp masses procedures.
Scalp masses are usually bumps under the surface of the scalp which are irritated by brushing or combing. The can be removed in the office under local anesthesia.