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I noticed a little hard lump in my neck right behind my earlobe under the skin. It doesn't hurt when i touch it. What could it be? No redness...
See an ENT: Possibilities include lymph node, parotid gland tumor, skin cyst. Need an exam to figure it out. ...Read more
I've had a pea-sized lump inside my earlobe for 5 days. It is hard and tender. There is no swelling/redness around it. Also have headache since 3 days?
Cyst: probable sebaceous or inclusion cyst. It May have to be removed surgically. ...Read more
I noticed that my right earlobe was red and swollen and it feels like there is a round hard thing inside it and i'm not sure what it is.
thx for help?
Earlobe: It is most likely an irritated cyst. You should see your dermatologist if it does not resolve. ...Read more
One earlobe is red and painful to the touch. I do not wear earrings of any sort. Only soft portion of earlobe hurts. Rest of ear is normal.
My two ear old's earlobe was red and swollen for two weeks and now it turned purple with a small grey/pale area in the middle. What can this be?
See your doctor: This is a problem that requires a face-to-face meeting with your doctor. In that meeting, your doctor will listen to you, perform a throrough examination and possibly order labs or other tests. Based on this information, he/she will be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more
Pink/Red from Blood: In good light, press your palm firmly with 1 thumb & hold for several seconds. Release quickly & watch. The return of pink is blood returning into the capillaries; a body wide issue. If 1 ear lobe more red; briefly or continuously? Increased redness most likely increased capillary density or flow. Next; why? Examine closely, experiment a little. ? Seek out help from md well reviewed by clients. ...Read more