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I got a lump type swelling thing on the back of my right ear after ear piercing

hello, i have recently stetched my ear piercing, i have come to notice a lump type swelling thing on the back of my right ear, its hard, i thought it was something full of body oils perhaps, but its hard-ish, its not by the piercing, it s where my lobe is connected to my neck, it s not sore , but i would like it gone, any advice?
Asked On : Mon, 21 Feb 2011
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ENT Specialist 's  Response
It might be post auricular lymph node swelling/ may be sometime cyst.
Is it painful ? Is your ear piercing painful ? Do you have dandruff ? These are to be answered.
A course of antibiotic and anti dandruff shampoo might help.
Visit, nearest ENT specialist for confirmation.
Wish you fast recovery
Answered: Wed, 27 Jul 2011
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