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Below my earlobe is swollen what is wrong?

Below my earlobe is swollen what is wrong?

Earlobe: May be a swollen parotid gland, lymph node or sebaceous gland. Warm compresses and hydration may help, but you should have it checked out ...Read more

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My earlobe is big and swollen what do I do?

My earlobe is big and swollen what do I do?

Have this medically: Evaluated for possible infection. Take care.

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Small cyst in earlobe popped under skin. Earlobe has swollen, is slightly warm, but not too painful. Should I wait to see what happens?

Small cyst in earlobe popped under skin. Earlobe has swollen, is slightly warm, but not too painful. Should I wait to see what happens?

NO: Most likely you have infected cyst , if you get it drained ( I&D) you will get quicker relief from pain and less scar formation on your ear lobule , see your doctor also you may need Rx for antibiotics ...Read more

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My earlobe is red, swollen and bumpy with a burning, itchy feeling. Do you know what it could be?

My earlobe is red, swollen and bumpy with a burning, itchy feeling.  Do you know what it could be?

It sounds like a: contact dermatitis or allergic reaction at your earlobe. Do you wear pierced earrings? If you do,stop wearing them immediately. Get a steroid cream or ointment from your Dr.to relive these symptoms. Also try benadryl (diphenhydramine) to relieve itch and swelling. ...Read more

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Right bottom earlobe has Been itchy since I was a my dad's a few days ago now 2 days later it is swollen hot to touch , itchy and little bumps?

Right bottom earlobe has Been itchy since I was a my dad's a few days ago now 2 days later it is swollen hot to touch , itchy and little bumps?

Infected?: Sounds like it might have gotten irritated and then a skin infection. Suggest wash it with hydrogen peroxide to clear off dead skin. Then put topical antibiotic ointment on it a couple of times a day and see if quiets down in 2-3 days. If not, see your Dr or Urgent Care for check. ...Read more

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My earlobe has been swollen & have been hurting since saturday & it's monday so, today i squeezed it & yellow liquid came out then, clear what is it?

My earlobe has been swollen & have been hurting since saturday & it's monday so, today i squeezed it & yellow liquid came out then, clear what is it?

A cyst: Cysts are very common in the ear lobes and can get infected. Consider keeping your earring out for a few days, clean it with peroxide and water, and if more swollen and tender, get an antibiotic from you doctor. ...Read more

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Ears pierced for years and now swollen earlobe?

Ears pierced for years and now swollen earlobe?

Infection vs cyst: Even pierced years ago, ears may develop infection. There may also have developed a small cyst that either IS the swelling or predisposes to infection. It was be appropriate to have this evaluated by medical professional. ...Read more