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lump behind toddlers ear
A 49-year-old member asked:
24 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Swelling: Any type of unusual swelling or skin lesions with ulceration or continued growth in size should be evaluated by an otolaryngologist.
30 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Various forms: Basal cell or squamous cell skin cancers can be very ulcerative and bleed often. Sometimes, basal cell lesions can be very nodular. This is something ... Read More
A 55-year-old female asked:
26 years experience Radiology
Lymph nodes: These are probably enlarged lymph nodes. If you have a little cold or something, then this is common. If they don't go down or away in a week or so th ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
58 years experience Pediatrics
Shoddy nodes: Lumps are lymph glands that pop up with upper respiratory infections or nasal congestion. They are benign in nature.
A 50-year-old member asked:
39 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Not for sure.: You need to be examined. That is the best way to help with your question.
A 43-year-old female asked:
34 years experience Neurosurgery
Not certain: It sounds like there is a fluid collection in the skin behind the ear. Questions to ask yourself: is this soft? Does it move when you touch it? Is it ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Looked at : Lymph node vs inflammed cebaceous cyst. Needs examined either way.
A 44-year-old member asked:
36 years experience Wound care
Different options: That area has a lot of things in it both in the skin and below it. Sweat glands, hair follicles and skin cysts as well as lymph nodes, fatty tissue, v ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
51 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Cyst/node: This may be a cyst or a lymph
node, but best to see your otolaryngologist for an exact diagniosis.
A 16-year-old male asked:
30 years experience Internal Medicine
Hard lump: Could be a lipoma, fibroma, calcified cyst or a carbuncle and less likely a cancer
A female asked:
24 years experience Family Medicine
Monitor : This may be just a benign lymph node. Monitor the lump for changes such as increasing size, pain, texture, pigmentation. Any of these changes indicat ... Read More
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