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Are lymph nodes present on ear cartilage? i have a small lump behind my ear cartilage. not on the neck or the head part but on the ear.it is tender.

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. James Chappell
Aesthetic Medicine 29 years experience
Cyst?: Could be a cyst or keloid, or something else. I recommend seeing your doctor. There are no lymph nodes on the ear.
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
Surgery 43 years experience
Cyst: Most likely it is a cyst make sure it is not infected it the lump is red or continue to be painful see a doctors. It is unlikely to be a lymph nodes

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