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Small Hard Lump Behind Ear
Small painless hard lump behind ear lobe on neck about 4wks. Came when earlobe was infected. Lobe ok now but lump still there and remains same size.
I have a small hard lump behind my ear and one that is soft and oval shape and flatter and can move. Could this be cancer?
I have a small hard lump behind my ear it's painful only when I press on it I'm 64years old with no medical Ins. Where can I go to see a doctor?
Small hard lump on skull, just behind ear. Had it for years, sometimes more prominent but not bigger/ smaller. What could this be?
I have a small hard lump behind my left ear that has been there for about two weeks and is slightly sensitive to touch. Should i be worried?
Not yet: Often lumps behind the ear are enlarged lymph nodes. A visit to your family doctor can give you answers and possible treatment. It is always better to be safe than sorry, and your doctor is trained to identify lumps that are benign as well as those that are something more serious. ...Read more
My daughter is 20 months. I noticed today that there is a small hard lump behind her right ear. It doesn't hurt when I touch it. Should I be worried?
Node enlargement: occurs as a result of stimulation by the immune system, usually in response to a variety of infections. Enlarged lymph nodes behind the ears are usually caused by previous infection of the ear or scalp and are generally not significant health issues. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have a small hard lump behind my right ear. I have headaches nausea, and dizziness. It doesn't hurt to the touch... What is it?
Likely a lymph node: There are a number of lymph nodes scattered around the back of the head and neck where they are easily found. At rest they may be the size of a pea and when stimulated they are often bean sized or larget.Size often changes over weeks & often reflects bug bits, skin rashes or throat irritation, it is not likely related to headaches, nausea or dizziness. Your doc can confirm this. ...Read more
Small hard lump under right ear behind lower jaw. Have had it for at least 5 years now. What could cause this and what affordable ways could treat it?
Many things: It could be a cyst, tumor, swollen lymph node, etc. Get a referral from your dr. For this to be biopsied, and removed properly. The fact it's been there for 5 yr leads me to believe it is not too serious, but get it removed. ...Read more
I have a small hard fixed lump behind my left ear, about at my hair line. I went to my doctor about it and she said she doesn't feel it?
A hard: fixed "lump" which your doctor cannot feel may very well be a "bump" in your skull bone..Years ago these bumps were thought to represent certain illnesses (the practitioners who "read" these bumps were called PHRENOLOGISTS....google it! Hope this helps! Dr Z ...Read more
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