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A 34-year-old female asked:

found a finger tip sized lump behind ear (not in fold but more on the side of head) 3 weeks ago. was not painful but now is. very firm, bony like?

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Dr. Ahmad Ibrahim
Urgent Care 19 years experience
Reassurance: Its probably a cyst/lymphnode if it is on the bone probably the mastoid bone. If it is non painful you can observe it and see your doctor if there is more concern.

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Last updated Oct 8, 2016

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