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Small bump on bottom of ear is a tad red it was hard like a pimple like bump but no puss or anything to come out of it what cause this will go away?

Small bump on bottom of ear is a tad red it was hard like a pimple like bump but no puss or anything to come out of it what cause this will go away?

Developing a boil: Chances are u had a small bite or injury there & it has become infected. It may turn into a small boil/abscess or ur own resistance may nip it and it may heal on its own in a few days. Topical antibiotics will probably not help as the skin is intact. Nothing much to worry unless the pain keeps increasing, the skin gets redder and there are streaks of infection and redness spreading from that bump. ...Read more

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I have a small to medium sized hard bump on the right side of my head closer to my ear. Hurts when touched causes migraines. Could it be cancerous?

I have a small to medium sized hard bump on the right side of my head closer to my ear. Hurts when touched causes migraines. Could it be cancerous?

Unlikely: You should show your bump to your primary doctor. Fine needle aspiration is the fast informative procedure for fast answer. Most probably you have benign lesion and you have migraine not from lesion, just because you think about this lesion constantly. Doctor's examination needed. It could be inflammed cyst ( thyroglossal, for example). Be well. Thank you for question. ...Read more

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What would cause a bald spot behind the ear on hairline with nothing visible but feeling a small bump about dime sized.. Like I said, a small baldSpot?

What would cause a bald spot behind the ear on hairline with nothing visible but feeling a small bump about dime sized.. Like I said, a small baldSpot?

Alopecia areata?: An autoimmune disease. Body's autoimmune system attacking hair follicles. With medications the hair can grow back . See your doctor.I hope this helps. For more make a virtual appointment at www.healthtap.com/dryetimyan ...Read more

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Brushing my hair a small part of my head hurt so bad i touched that part and theres like a bump. my ear hurts too cause i got my tooth extracted?help

Brushing my hair a small part of my head hurt so bad i touched that part and theres like a bump. my ear hurts too cause i got my tooth extracted?help

Hard to say: Hard to say from information given. Please see dentist who extracted tooth. He may refer you to an oral surgeon. ...Read more

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Small bump behind my baby's ear.

Small bump behind my baby's ear.

Lymph node: Posterior auricular lymph nodes are often enlarged behind the ears of infants as a result of cradle cap, scratches to the scalp or infections of the external ear canal. The mastoid process is a normal bony structure of the skull which is behind, and slightly below the ear. Lymph nodes are generally rubbery in texture and somewhat motile, while the mastoid is larger, hard, and non-mobile. ...Read more

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What causes little bumps behind a childs ear ?

What causes little bumps behind a childs ear
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Lymph node swelling: Our immune system includes a number of way stations where immune cells (lymphocytes and others) congregate and fight infection. These are called lymph nodes. The ones located behind the ears ("posterior auricular") can enlarge during a viral infection, or from inflammation involving the outer ear or scalp, as in swimmer's ear or seborrhea of the scalp. Malignancy would be a rare cause. ...Read more

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Left top of ear in pain and feel a small bump on the actual ear, what can this be? Just felt it today.

Left top of ear in pain and feel a small bump on the actual ear, what can this be? Just felt it today.

Pressure sore.: If you lay on the same side routinely the ear can form a pressure sore, called weinklers nodule. You should have it checked. The other possibility could be skin tumor. ...Read more

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What can ne the cause of a bump in my ear?

Sorry: But that's too non-specific to tell you. You need a physical examination. Start with your family doctor, they'll see if you need a referral to a specialist. ...Read more

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I have a bump in my ear and it hurts what could be the cause of this?

I have a bump in my ear and it hurts what could be the cause of this?

Pimples: The bump is the cause of the pain. Why is there a bump ? Oil, dirt sweat, sebum can fill breaks in the skin leading to your " bump". Topicsl Hydrocortisone can decrease the inflammation. ...Read more

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