Cleaned up the ears after ear blockage. Developed a hard painful lump. What could it be?
I just had both ears cleaned by an ENT as they were both blocked..no inner ear damage... a couple of days later I developed and hard lump..the size of a quarter an the nape of my neck...very painful and does not move...another one same type on the top of my head..had a ct scan...bfore ear cleaning...ENT dr. examined the lumps ...and said if not gone by monday..tomorrow..to come back to his office..any help you can offer! Thank you.
Welcome to HCM,
It seems that there might be some infection in your ear giving rise to enlarge lymph nodes on the neck.
Consult your doctor and with a course of antibiotic and anti-inflammatory medicines you will be alright.
Ok and bye.
Answered: Thu, 28 Mar 2013
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