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Pimple Like Bump In Ear
I have a bump in my upper ear lobe it looks like a small pimple. It's very painful. It's going to be my second week with this bump.
I have a small bump in the inside of my left ear. Looks like a pimple but isn't. What could it be? Looks like the size of a ballpoint pen mark.
Small bump on bottom of ear is a tad red it was hard like a pimple like bump but no puss or anything to come out of it what cause this will go away?
Developing a boil: Chances are u had a small bite or injury there & it has become infected. It may turn into a small boil/abscess or ur own resistance may nip it and it may heal on its own in a few days. Topical antibiotics will probably not help as the skin is intact. Nothing much to worry unless the pain keeps increasing, the skin gets redder and there are streaks of infection and redness spreading from that bump. ...Read more
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
Noticed a hard bony like bump on back of ear (not neck) what could this be? It is definitely not a pimple or anything of that sort
Skull projecttion: There is an anchor point for your jaw/face muscles called the mastoid process that juts out just behind the ear on both sides. It can be felt easily because we don't have fat or muscle over that point. If what you detect is more like a lump and rubbery it could be a lymph node. These are normal structures. ...Read more
I have got this bump thing on the bottom of my ear lobe I can feel it nesr the piercing spot seems like a pimple but won't pop if I try to pop it?
Scar tissue: Most likely if not red or tender (try not to squeeze!) If it gets larger or red it may need to be seen by a doctor, meanwhile wash gently, pat dry and keep hair clean. A pimple will clear in a few days. ...Read more
I have pimples that looks like bumps on my lower back but they are now spreading to the back of my ears chest neck and right shoulder. What could it b?
Ear pain, neck pain lymph node and white pimples-bumps on my tongue like 3 of them in the back of my tongue? What could it be? I'm scared
I have a large bump on the back of my ear lobe filled with pus and blood. It started as a pimple but turned into this, what exactly is it?
Cyst: Its probably a cyst. These often need to be surgically drained and then removed. ...Read more
Felt a pimple type tiny bump in my ear near lobule but the bump is on the inside only (doesn't show)I pressed white stuff/puss came out from piercing?
See Your Doctor Now: Your description suggests you may have an Epidermal Inclusion Cyst. Caused by growth of skin-like cells within dermis. Usually asymptomatic but can produce a cheesy-like discharge, can also become inflammed and infected. Treatment includes incision and drainage, antibiotics. Surgical removal of cyst wall may be needed to prevent recurrence. See your doctor now for prompt evaluation and treatment. ...Read more
Pimples on scap&larger bumps that pop up along hairline behind ears&neck. Waiting to see derm. What conditions are related to these symptoms?
Inflamed bump on tragus. Warm, red, painful. I've never had an ear piercing. Could this be a cold sore, pimple, or what?
Why does my entire face break out in tiny bumps under my skin with a few pimples whenever I get a runny nose or my ears ring?
Varies: It could reaction to the medication or rash associated with infectious cause of your uppr respiratory infection. ...Read more
When I start my period I get a ear infection and stye. Now I also have a pimple like bump on my vaginal opening. Could this be a hormonal problem?
I do not think...: ...That either recurrent ear infections nor eye lid infections are related to the menstrual cycle (but would be interested to know if any of my colleagues know differently). I am, however, concerned with "a pimple like bump" as you describe. This might represent anything from an infected hair follicle to an std. In either case, I think you should be seen by a gynecologist. ...Read more
I have a painful purple bump the size of a very large pimple in my ear near the cartilage. What could this possibly be?
Painful=infection: It may have started a an obstructed pore/follicle now infected...skin discoloration and painful lesion may be indicative of MRSA cellulitis/abscess formation...get seen by doctor the may decide to open it drain it and culture the discharge to identify the bacteria...good luck ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I have a small bump in my ear, but not in the canal. I'm having pain in my ear as well as some hearing loss. Painful when touched. Pimple? Treatment?
ENT doctor: Is whom you need to see, or your primary doctor, exam is needed for a correct diagnosis and better management, don't try to find treatment online, good luck ...Read more
I noticed a couple small white almost pimple like bumps under the bottom of the head of my penis. What could this be?
I have very small pimple like bumps under my penis head since I was young, these are white I n color, what can they be?
PPP: Pearly penile papules, sometimes called tyson's glands. Can come and go, be more prominent at times than others. They are benign, normal and no need for concern. You always take and send a picture for our review & confirmation. It would not be sexting, would be for medical review and you remain anonymous. ...Read more
Hello I have this bump on my right boob and it looks like a pimple but it has no white head, been on my boob for 2 years and more. .
Wart, mole or other: You don't mention if it is tender or warm to touch. It may not be anything bad, but at 17 years old you should have a checkup every year. Get your checkup and have the doctor look at your bump. ...Read more
Pimple like bump on far side of left side of neck is it normal for there to be just one isolated pimple on neck (with no head) or could it be more?
It might not be: A pimple. There are other things that one could have like a cyst, a swollen lymph node, persistent thyroglossal duct, etc. A physician may be able to identify the lesion. ...Read more