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Putnam Valley, NY
A 31-year-old female asked about a male:

Baby almost 5 mos has goopy left eye i think clogged tear duct but also congested and has lump behind left ear on head. lymph node? thoughts?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Benjamin Chun
Ophthalmology 30 years experience
Appt time: The baby can have bacterial conjunctivitis, to nasolacrimal obstruction, viral infection--he/she really needs to be seen. As far as lymph nodes the one near the ear is located inferior to the ear not behind it.
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