Causes of rash around ear lobes - Doctor answers
I feel tender pain just below my left ear lobe. Could it be for swollen lymph node. However there are no signs or rashes in that particular area.
I don't wear earrings but the back or my ear half way down my ear to my ear lobes have a rash that comes & goes. What could be causing this?
Lump on face near ear lobe, moves slightly, rash behind ear, hurts a bit when touched. Is this serious?
Reactive node: The lump is most likely a reactive lymph node that tends to enlarge from pea sized to bean sized when stimulated by such things as skin rashes/bug bites/viruses &the like. They usually stay enlarged while stimulated &recede when not. Takes 3-4 weeks to settle down. Your doc can confirm this. ...Read more
I have this dry rash like things behind my ears and lobes down to the side of my neck just above my shoulders and my cheeks its itchy but its not red?
Need an Exam: Please go see your physician today. A rash that is spreading is not to be ignored. We do not offer treatment here on Health Tap. ...Read more
I have a rash that started about a week ago only on my arms and has been getting worse and has spread to my legs and ear lobes. What could it be?
Rash: Rashes are difficult to assess without actually seeing the affected areas. This is an issue that needs to be evaluated by a physician who can do a physical examination to determine the cause and treatment of your rash. ...Read more
Rash on top of outer ear and behind. - redness -swelling -warm to touch -burning -itching -pain -small bumps large knot slightly under lobe?
Dry rash behind ears and lobes face down to side of my neck just itchy no red bumps WBC was 11.92 could it be infection?
? ECZEMA: This appears to be eczema. Did you use a new soap, facial cream or lotion. If you did stop using it. Take oral benadryll. You can try an over the counter steroid cream--if not better see your doctor. ...Read more
My daughter developed a rash on her ear lobe and before that she had sharp stomach aches and then neck pain. Should I be concerned? Please help me
Unrelated: It is likely they are unrelated. It is difficult to connect her symptoms. Have her doctor do an assessment to help sort her symptoms out. All the best. ...Read more
How do I know if have vertigo or a bad ear infection? Diagnosed with vertigo a few days ago but now feeling pain to the touch below right ear lobe. Also bump behind right ear, and soreness on bottom of skull on right side. Started with a rash on the right
Pimple like rash on right earlobe, lobe is swollen and warm to touch, has spread slightly within last 24 hours?
It's ok: You are changing the pressure in the ear canal. Just like shifting your jaw forward with your mouth open and sliding it side to side. ...Read more
Please help! What is the cause of appearance of fused ear lobes in some persons against the progression of evolution?
That's silly: Evolution doesn't proceed in any particular direction. This is such a basic misunderstanding that if you heard it from a biology instructor, you should report that individual to their supervisor. It's the natural tendency of living things to differ from one another, more or less randomly. Please, to be literate in the 21st century, get a good book to understand basic biology. ...Read more
Sebaceous cysts: Many people have these cysts, which develop in the earlobes and behind the ears. They are oily, containing sebum, and sometimes can get infected. If you're able to express and drain them on your own, I would not be too concerned. If you develop a large one or it becomes infected, then sometimes surgical removal is necessary. ...Read more
Causes for 2yr old son small red raised rashes just behind rt ear? No other symptoms showing. No temp. Feeling ok otherwise.
See pediatrician: It is difficult to answer without being able to visualize the rash. The possibilities are endless. Have the child's pediatrician take a look. ...Read more