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Greenish lump in ear, painless, growing, no fever

Hi, My 2 year old son has small greenish lump on his right year, it does not pain , but seems to be growing. He was recently in India and now back in US. He does not have fever . What is going on? We are little scared because he is so young.
Asked On : Thu, 22 Mar 2012
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ENT Specialist 's  Response
Hi it can be a dermoid cyst which is very common in outter ear.
Its painless condition and slow growing
Treatment is excision and sent for Histo pathological examination to confirm the diagnosis. There is no medicine for this.
Don't worry its a common condition and treatable.
Answered: Fri, 21 Mar 2014
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