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Persistent Cut Scab On Ear Helix
LO stuck qtip in ear and cut ear canal. DR. said ear drum is fine.There is some scraped,loose skin near cut.Will this heal on its own?Drops prescribed
Blister like rash on tip of left ear and cheek.warm to touch, ear sweling.back pain.fatigue. dry throat.diarrhea.
Infection: Usually swollen red area could be infection with pus formation. Use neosporin oint locally if you want cover with k-tape and apply heat will soften the area and will be able to drain pus. Mark the redness area with marker pen if this gets bigger get help from your doctor for incision, drainage and oral antibiotics. ...Read more
Ear sore to touch pressing on tragus, pulling on ear lobe. Feels warm to the touch & slight itching. Preceded by cut & region sore now. Can't feel cut?
"Cut" where earlobe joins to head? No blood just clear dried liquid, chronic for a few years. Same dried liquid on lobe under the outer ear canal.
See derm: After having symptoms and this condition for several years, it is time to get the area assessed and treated. Best wishes. ...Read more
Earlobe by earing hole swollen leaking yelllo pus down the side of my neck lumps on neck by earing hole now area has turned a little dark an itching?
Ear sore to touch on tragus/lobe & itchy in ear. Preceded by cut at outer ear canal. Now slight itch/barely any pain. Still need to get exam/infected?
Recent nose pierce. bump beside it. popped it. now became a red, bloody boil with large, dark, protruding scab covering for three weeks that wont heal?
Scab: If all the redness has subsided and there is no longer active inflammation, nature will eventually remove the scab. I don't recommend your removing as it is a protective structure. However if there are signs of continuing skin infection such as redness tenderness, pus drainage, you must seek medical attention by a physician as infections in this area of the face require proper and prompt treatment ...Read more
Feel lump on rt side of nostril crevice where it meets cheek. can't see it. Hurts to touch or scrunch my nose. Reaccuring. Pimple? Sinus cancer?
Dry skin or shampoo on ear in concave of helix. Rubbed area harshly 1 day ago. Have area of tiny broken capillaries on top of helix. Will they fade?
Yes,they will: fade with time.Get a more detailed answer ›
Purple open wound started as blisters behind ear crease very infected. Now it's going up my head and through mastoid bone. Very painful and oozing
Small pimple on nose grows to large open scab 2 times now. Both left side different places. What could it be? Leaves scar behind after neosporin.
Doctor can examine: Bumps are hard to figure out without an exam. Sometimes, they appear and disappear for unknown reasons. Bumps may be ok if there is no pain, oozing, bleeding, itching, etc... Otherwise, the causes may be irritant or allergic (something touched the area), or may be from blocked pores, blocked glands, irritated follicles, etc... A doctor can look at the bumps to help get a diagnosis. ...Read more
I popped huge pimple cluster on chin now it's open sore like a crater oozing the skin fell right off?
Hard white lump on septum in nose. Hasn't cleared up and painful of pressure applied. If picked no liquid inside. Visible from nostril opening.What is?
I have tiny pimple size bump on back of ear (it's not a lympnh node behind ear) it's an actual tiny bump on back of ear. Looks like it's under skin.
Bump behind ear: This could represent a cyst. it is best to have it evaluated by your doctor as we can not see it or examine it on health tap. ...Read more