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Tender lump behind ear, bigger in the morning, painful. Normal CT

I have a tender lump behind my left ear, in the same area as of outside tonsil , sometimes it appear like pea and sometime specially in the morning it is much bigger and felt and noticed by family members. Sometimes it is painful specially during evenings and nights. I had a CT and normal, Dr. in Norfolk, VA said no swelling of glands or worse things. I hear pulsing or throbbing still please advise.
Asked On : Fri, 9 Nov 2012
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If the CT scan is normal there there are less chances of a swelling being there.
You might have a tenderness over that area . You need to take antihistaminic and a decongestant as this could be because of the ear and due to cold that there is problem in the ear.
You should also take care of reflux disease. and maintain proper dental hygiene.
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Answered: Thu, 14 Nov 2013
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