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How common is it for somebody to get ear swelling?

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Dr. Morris Westfried
Dermatology
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In brief: Varied reasons

It could be from allergies or an infection of the ear.
It may be part of a more generalized allergic reaction which needs to be e slushed and treated. There can be an infected cyst of the ear lobe or a foreign body reaction to an eating or piercing.There is also a condition call chondrodermatitis where the cartilage is swollen and needs to. E treated with oral medications.

In brief: Varied reasons

It could be from allergies or an infection of the ear.
It may be part of a more generalized allergic reaction which needs to be e slushed and treated. There can be an infected cyst of the ear lobe or a foreign body reaction to an eating or piercing.There is also a condition call chondrodermatitis where the cartilage is swollen and needs to. E treated with oral medications.
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