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Painful Lump Behind Left Ear
Sudden pain in head and feeling of pressure and dizziness. Almost like sinuses. Now a hard painful lump behind left ear and nausea?
? abscess: See your doctor and find out what it is. ...Read more
I have tingling and numbness in my arms,fingers and toes for months now. I also have a hard painful lump behind my left ear.What could this be and wha?
I have a fluid filled lump behind left ear, feels almost like a blister. Feels like water inside of it, what could it be?
See below: 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
Lump behind left ear. Hard, doesn't move. Doctor ordered blood work and asked about family cancer history. Could it really be cancer?
A lump is a lump...: A lump is a lump. The differential diagnosis (DDx) of a lump is very broad. Can it be cancer? Yes. Can it be an infected ear with a reactive lymph node? Yes. Can it be 200 other things? Yes. Work with your doctor to get a history, physical exam, and any necessary tests. And follow up over time. ...Read more
Baby almost 5 mos has goopy left eye I think clogged tear duct but also congested and has lump behind left ear on head. Lymph node? Thoughts?
If a mass( very hard,fixed,no pain)was discovered behind left ear, normally, how long does it take to disappear?now it's been two weeks
Sebaceous cyst?: If your doc had diagnosed this a a sebaceous cyst ask him/her about removing it. It the sack of the cyst is not removed it can keep refilling. It is an easy in office procedure. Peace and good health. Please see doc for proper diagnosis to make sure it is not something more serious. ...Read more
Lumps: May be lymph nodes or sebaceous cysts. Best to have them checked out with an ENT ...Read more