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Lump above right ear

A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Yale Kanter
Ophthalmology 62 years experience
Infected cyst: This may represent an infected cyst and may need care by your family physician.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial 46 years experience
ENT doc: The headaches may or may not be related to the "lump". See ENT doc soon to evaluate lump and relationship to headaches.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anne Eglash
Family Medicine 36 years experience
Have it checked: I suggest having this skin lesion checked because of its growth. There is a good possibility that it is a cyst under your skin, but it is impossible t... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Erik Borncamp
Wound care 26 years experience
Most lumps, benign: Don't start worrying. The majority of small bumps on your head would be benign (not cancer). Lumps that can be tender are cysts, lymph nodes and les... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
Pediatrics 26 years experience
Get evaluated: New lumps or masses on the head and neck, particularly when associated with conditions such as hearing loss should be evaluated by a physician who spe... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ham
Ophthalmology 28 years experience
Not sure!: Very concerning! you need evaluation. Possibly migraine or depending on age (temporal arteritis).
A female asked:
Dr. Qura Rashid
Allergy and Immunology 7 years experience
See below: Could be an inflamed lymph node or a skin infection. Hard to determine without examination and getting more information.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
Surgery - Oral & Maxillofacial 46 years experience
Lymph node: Likely a reactive lymph node. Will likely dissipate in 7-10 days. If it persists, see an ENT doc for assessment.
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ihab Ibrahim
Pain Management 30 years experience
Consider getting: Evaluated. Your primary care doctor good place to start. They are likely related, and question becomes what is the cause of the swelling.. Someone ne... Read More
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 53 years experience
Appears you experienced a closed head injury causing a local hematoma above your right ear, and this should resolve over the next few weeks, but will ... Read More
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