A 26-year-old female asked:
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i discovered a hard slightly tender lump on the bone behind my ear. a few weeks ago i had some mild ringing in my ears and it lasted a day. opinions?

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Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
57 years experience Allergy and Immunology
See doctor: Check if the lump on the bone is part of your jaw. There are many potential causes for your problem but teeth-grinding or clenching leading to temporomandibular joint issue may be one of the causes. If the problem is persistent or getting worse, consult your dentist or doctor.
Answered on Oct 2, 2013

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