U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free
Gravois Mills, MO
A 49-year-old female asked:

I have a sore on my ear that is not going away. it is painful and itchy at times and sometimes my whole ear itches. the pain from the sore can wake me?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Mark Loury
ENT and Head and Neck Surgery 40 years experience
See MD: Any non healing sore needs to be looked at particularly by a dermatologist, especially if it is on the outer ear. See ENT if the sore is in the ear canal.
Last updated Sep 29, 2016


Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.