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Big red bump on antitragus of ear. hot to touch, not real sore . feels rubbery like pimple/cyst had same years ago; came to head/broke. hot packs?

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Dr. Ronald Ward
Specializes in ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Ear bump: Could be inflamed sebaceous cyst. Hot packs may help. May need excision when calmed down to prevent recurrence.

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Last updated Nov 16, 2018

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