A 22-year-old female asked:
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i have a bump on the inside of my ear and it really hurt?

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Dr. Helen Gray
12 years experience Family Medicine
See your doc: It could be a cyst or inflammation if there was some trauma. Hard to say unless you have a doc look at it.
Answered on Sep 6, 2019

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