A member asked:

I have a large hard lump under my ear lobe/ jaw accompanied by ear pain/ sore throat. it is very hard and is not movable. should i be concerned?

2 doctors weighed in across 2 answers
Dr. Paul Harper answered

Specializes in General Surgery

The first thing i would look at is your parotid gland. A large hard lump in that area could be malignant. See your doctor asap! good luck.

Answered Nov 17, 2016



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Dr. Oscar Novick answered

Specializes in Pediatrics

If you have an earache and doe throat it may be a swollen lymph node. In any event see a doctor for further evaluation and treatment.

Answered May 11, 2015



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