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swollen lump behind the ear

A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kevin Carr
20 years experience Internal Medicine
A week or so...: The skin of the ear is well-supplied with blood vessels, while the inner cartilage is not. This supply of blood vessels allows for good healing in gen ... Read More

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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Li
Dr. Ronald Li answered
41 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Lymph node: It could be a lymph node, cyst, infection, abscess or fatty tissue. You should see a doctor to have it diagnosed and treated.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edwin Ishoo
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Node: What do you mean "now lymph node is moving inside ear"? that makes no sense. If the node is not visible anymore then its probably resolving.
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joshua Marks
12 years experience Emergency Medicine
Well: The lump could be a swollen lymph node which could mean an infection present you should get checked out immediately!
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sudhir Khemka
25 years experience Anesthesiology
I : I recommend , you should consult your primary care physician so that you can be checked properly and if necessary he can order some tests and also ref ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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Possible infection: You must be examined and tested.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Andrew Hoffman
35 years experience General Surgery
Not likely for you: Your age argues against this being a cancer. It is suspicious for some kind of infection or inflammatory problem. Consider seeing a surgeon or derma ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karen Butler
21 years experience Family Medicine
Ans: Possibly a lymph node. Once inflamed takes several months to resolve. Keep an eye on and see if it is getting small. If gets larger or does not go awa ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
56 years experience General Surgery
No if you take care: You may have infected cyst , may not be related to your colon sugary , see your doctor to find what it is and treatment
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
64 years experience Surgical Oncology
No: Swollen lymph nodes indicate the presence of a lump. If there is pain behind ear consider the mastoid as the site from which the pain arises. This ... Read More
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