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A 31-year-old female asked:

I have pain in my right ear and neck and a headache and i have started to notice a pea sized lump behind my ear against the jawline, for a week now, the pain is dull and comes and goes, the lump is firm but no pain when i touch it?

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Dr. Richard Bensinger
Ophthalmology 53 years experience
Inner ear issue: This sounds like it might be an infection of the inner ear or mastoid complex. You probably should see your general physician or an ENT specialist for diagnosis and proper treatment.
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