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Lump in the ear lobe. What is it?

Have a small hard bump in my earlobe , there is a weird scab on my earlobe and it hurts to squeeze it or try and pop it like a normal spot! Quite worried but there is no discharged and I only had my ear pierced drunken by a friend two and a half years ago, since then the hole has healed and this bump has only been there for about 2-3 weeks any ideas?
Asked On : Mon, 10 Dec 2012
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Seems like a cyst formation in the ear lobule. Common after ear pricks especially not done under aseptic conditions. Need to get it surgically excised. Regards
Answered: Sat, 12 Oct 2013
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