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Intermittent and sharp earlobe pain in my right ear every 2-3 mins ?

Intermittent and sharp earlobe pain in my right ear every 2-3 mins ?

See ENT: If new, wait a few days. If longer, see ENT doc for evaluation. ...Read more

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How can I get my torn earlobe repaired. It has healed up split!?

How can I get my torn earlobe repaired. It has healed up split!?

Minor Procedure: The edges of the adjacent split skin can be removed and the raw surfaces sutured back together. This is very commonly done. ...Read more

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I pulled on my friend's earlobe and it popped. Now it hurts. What happened?

I pulled on my friend's earlobe and it popped. Now it hurts. What happened?

Ear popped: hello ~ you gave him a painful external Valsalva. Do nothing it will correct ! This type of love-play is too robust. You must think of another way to show your affection for this person ! thanks ...Read more

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Slit on bottom of my earlobe from torn earring hasn't healed. Where do I go!?

Slit on bottom of my earlobe from torn earring hasn't healed. Where do I go!?

To a surgeon...: Plastic or facial plastic. This is a pretty common procedure for most plastic surgeons. The edges have to be freshened and then repaired together, usually in the office with local anesthesia. Sutures are removed in about a week. After the earlobe is well healed, it can be repierced (i do this for the patients whose ears I have repaired.). ...Read more

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I get these knots in my earlobe that come and go they're hard and painful what could it be?

Small cysts: Most likely they are tiny cysts. They can occur even if your earlobe hasn't been pierced. Usually these are nothing to worry about. If you have pierced earlobes and are prone to infection then that may be a reason why these form more commonly. ...Read more

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My earring the back of the studehas closed in my earlobe is that dangerous, and could i take it out myself, thanks?

My earring the back of the studehas closed in my earlobe is that dangerous, and could i take it out myself, thanks?

Not dangerous: It's not dangerous but you should probably not remove it yourself. You could do damage to the earlobe itself and it may not heal right. It's usually a small procedure that can be done in the office. ...Read more

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I have an area that began to be painful to touch yesterday directly under the earlobe. It is also painful to pull on the earlobe. What I it?

Ear infecion: See an ENT you can have an infection of the external canal its common in the summer with swimming and development of fungal infections there etc It should respond to a few days of droplet antibiotics ...Read more

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What should I do if my earlobe gets infected?

What should I do if my earlobe gets infected?

See your doctor: You should probably have your doctor take a look just to be safe. ...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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