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Scabs Inside Ears
Hello. I think I have a scab in my ear. I have been picking it to try and remove it. Now, my ear really hurts. What is going on/how do I treat?
See your MD: Seems you are having an infection developed while you try to take the scab out ...Read more
I had a tonsillectomy 8 days ago. I had pain in my ear & jaw. Is the scab forming? When will it come off? When it come off can I eat normal foods?
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?ear dermatitis: To get a definitive answer, see a dr. And they can officially diagnose you to let you know what is going on with your ears. Good luck. ...Read more
I have a spot that gets a small scab, then falls off, then scabs again after a few days for months now. It is on the upper rim pinna of my L ear. ?
My 9 month old has two lumps behind his ear that the health visitor told me not to worry about. However he has now come out with scabs on his head?
Have have had scabs on my scalp my hair line near my ears is thinning and is constantly knotted also its affecting my ear with stoney wax blockage?
I have a rash behind my ear. Its been there awhile. Its red, painful and it has like scaley scabs and it leaks clear sticky fluid. It also burns.
Rash: The rash behind your ears was probably originally seborrhoic dermatitis, but because of your scratching the itchy skin it became secondarily infected. Use an antibiotic ointment to combat the infection and then try using Nizoral (ketoconazole) shampoo 1 percent over the counter to treat the seborrhoa ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer