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Causes Of Lump On My Ear
I found a lump just behind my ear, it didn't cause any discomfit at first but it's got bigger and really hurt I have have for just over a week.
See your GP: Go to see your gp and have your ear examined. Likely it is an inflammation of lymph node behind your ear. It could be a reactive process to something in your ear or adjacent to ear. Do you have trauma, ear aches, ear drainage etc? Infection, inflammation, trauma, could cause this. If it lasts for over 4 weeks or it gets really big- definitely further work-up should be done. ...Read more
Hard lump on the bone behind my ear, had for about a year. Doesn't hurt to touch but often causes pain around my ear. What is it?
I have been having pain on the lower right side of my head behind my ear. There is also a good size lump. what could this be? I also feel pressure on it sometimes that causes my right eye to feel a little pain.
I have a small, hard lump on the side of my left head about 2 centimetres behind my ear. It's been there for almost 2 months now. The only thing I can think of is an ear infection I had about 2 1/2 months ago. What is this cause I heard it could be someth
Lump: It may an enlarged lymph node vs a cyst. I would recommend seeing your regular physician to make sure that it is a benign lesion. Most commonly lymph node enlarges secondary to an infection but there are other causes as well. It is better that you get yourself checked out. ...Read more
Some clear fluid drained from my ears, Yday my right ear was blocked & I couldn't hear. Today I woke up with a sore lump in my ear lobe p. causes?
Could a lump under the skin of my armpit be caused by ear infection? I wore a earing for too long my ear is now blue or is it cancer? I get chills too
No: any pathology in the ear even by an earing would show up as a nodal problem in the upper neck region. The armpit drains the arm and chest wall on the side of the armpit. If the ear is turning blue that is from decreased blood supply secondary to an infection resulting from the ear piercing. Warm soaks and antibiotics may help. ...Read more
Have two lumps on neck. One I've had for years that is getting bigger the other is recent and behind my ear. Should this be a cause for concern?
Probably not: Almost everybody has a few palpable lymph nodes. They're your friends and help fight infection. When one is cancer (at your age, Hodgkin's), it is so obvious that it is abnormal that you won't have any question. Tire-rubber or stony hard, stuck to surrounding stuff, preposterously big -- these are the warning signs. ...Read more
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