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Creases on earlobe of a newborn

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Dr.  T Shobha Deepak MD

of SVT and MVP and pvc's and pac's. I take tenormin and have since age 22. I have noticed a crease in my left earlobe and have always heard on tv on dr's shows that this is an indicator of heart trouble. I ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. T Shobha Deepak ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Kathy Robinson MD

Hi, I hope this doesn't sound too silly. But can you tell me what a crease across each ear lobe means (or indicates) for an adult? I feel sure that I have heard of this before but can't, now, remember ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kathy Robinson ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Ilir Sharka MD

Hi. I'm a 31 year old female and I've noticed that since getting my ears pierced I have ear creases. I've read that this could mean I'm at risk for CAD. Is there a link between ear lobe creases ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ilir Sharka ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Ilir Sharka MD

Ok I'm having severe anxiety about the ear lobe creases and its possible relation to heart disease . should I be worried at all ... View answer

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Dr. Ilir Sharka MD

Do ear lobe creases mean I have heart disease? I have 1 in one ear and a smaller one in the other! I, a type 1 diabetic and 41 years old and it's really staring to worry me! ... View answer

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Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

Having read recently about earlobe creases and their association with heart disease I was alarmed to notice that these creases are present on both my ears. I am female, 60 years of age, 5ft 1 tall and... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. SOMASEKHAR KVN MD

i have a small dent in my earlobe its not a crease but its a small dot. many people have asked me if i have gotten my ears pierced before when they see it and i say no. im at 18 year old male. do i ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. SOMASEKHAR KVN ( ENT Specialist)
Dr. Siddartha MD

Under my earlobe on the crease there is a crusty patch that is sensitive and a swollen lymph node . It only hurts if touched. No fever and a stuffy nose. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Siddartha ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Hardik Sanghvi MD

I was wondering I have a hard lump behind my earlobe crease on the top of jaw it s tender when pressed, I ve been suffering with a lot of headaches and general unwell feeling in myself also I have ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Hardik Sanghvi ( Hematologist)
Dr. Saddiq Ulabidin MD

There is speculation that a crease or fold within the earlobe could be an indicator of an impending ... arise from heart disease can cause the blood vessels inside the earlobe to collapse or cave in,... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saddiq Ulabidin ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Muhammad Ali Rauf MD

this could suggest infection of earlobe. apply polyfax plus ointment thrice a day for 3 days. if persists then visit hospital. thank you

Dr.    Muhammad Ahmad MD

It can be so many things I will suggest you to upload it's picture so that I can review it and guide you better , also tell when did it develop does it pain or itch? is it growing big?

Dr. Alekhya MD

hello, The symptoms we will observe often in otitis externa which is inflammation of the external ear.It is a self limiting disease but if you have moderate to severe then consult your doctor.Bye