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Lump Above Right Ear
Hi! so I found a lump above my right ear. It feels as though the lump is on the bone above my ear. It is somewhat tender. No headaches. Please help!
My husband has had bad migraines for the last 2-3 days nothing helps noticed a small and soft lump above his right ear very painful When touched ?
ENT doc: The headaches may or may not be related to the "lump". See ENT doc soon to evaluate lump and relationship to headaches. ...Read more
Two weeks ago I noticed a small pea sized lump above my right ear its now the size of a almond. Its hard and painless.. worried because of the growth?
Have it checked: I suggest having this skin lesion checked because of its growth. There is a good possibility that it is a cyst under your skin, but it is impossible to know until it is looked at. ...Read more
I have been hard of hearing since I was a young child & I have found a lump above my right ear & I can feel some pressure what should I do?
I have a lump above my right ear that is causing swelling on the side of my face, behind my ear, and causing my ear itself to swell. It is painful to ?
Most lumps, benign: Don't start worrying. The majority of small bumps on your head would be benign (not cancer). Lumps that can be tender are cysts, lymph nodes and less likely lipomas. Still, hard to evaluate it over the net. See your primary md who can take a good history and examen you. ...Read more
I have a ping pong ball sized lump above my right ear that feels hard and is sore, i also have had a terrible rash over my body, and correlation?
Terrible headaches, causing difficulty thinking, blurred vision, lump in artery above right ear when this happens. What is it?
I have just noticed a small lump right above my ear that is painful to touch. It is definitely not a spot and isn't red or coloured at all.
Lymph node: Likely a reactive lymph node. Will likely dissipate in 7-10 days. If it persists, see an ENT doc for assessment. ...Read more
I had a sharp, burning pain on the right side of my head and then a lump appeared right above my ear. It is a little sore. What should I do?
Consider getting: Evaluated. Your primary care doctor good place to start. They are likely related, and question becomes what is the cause of the swelling.. Someone needs to look at it and ask more questions. Good luck! ...Read more
Hard lump forming on side of head above right ear two days ago, hurts to touch/lay on, cause some headache and hurts to open jaw all the way.
See a physician: Probable infection may need antibiotics and or drainage. ...Read more
Need exam: Can't tell from here. You need to see a doctor as this could be a problem needing attention. ...Read more
Ear Lump: This is hard to know unless it is seen and evaluated. Please see your FP or Dermatologist. ...Read more
See a doctor: And have it evaluated.Get a more detailed answer ›
Probably lymph node: At your age, most likely this is a lymph node that has been fighting an infection or inflammation in your scalp or ear. Don't mess with it too much or it could get bigger or more painful. You could safely apply a warm washcloth several times a day. If it doesn't go away in several months, or if you have ear symptoms, perhaps see someone. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I just noticed a small painful lump behind my right ear. It only hurts when touched. Should i get this checked out?
Yes: Yes. You probably have a cyst or inflamed lymph node or other painful tumor causing this. Please see your dermatologist or doctor for evaluation. ...Read more
If a hard immovable lump never grows or changes should I be worried? I have had one near the back of my right ear for 4 years.
Lump: You could have a cyst or a hardened lymph node. However, can't tell you what it is without examination. ...Read more